Though the SOCOM series has fallen dormant for years, one gamer is taking it upon himself to bring the original PlayStation 2 classic back to life on the PC.
The end is nigh for fans of online titles ‘Resistance’ and ‘Gran Turismo 5’, as Sony announces plans to shutdown a selection of aging servers.
Sony President Shuhei Yoshida says that despite the closure of original developer Zipper Interactive the ‘SOCOM’ franchise could still continue.
Sony has officially announced they have closed Zipper Interactive, a developer that focused heavily in the tactics-based shooter genre with titles like ‘SOCOM’.
‘SOCOM 4’ wasn’t the biggest success for Zipper Interactive, and recent reports suggest that the Sony-owned studio may be closing down in the near future.
A month after the release of ‘SOCOM 4,’ it is being reported that the game’s developer Zipper Interactive has laid off 33 of its employees.
‘SOCOM’ has long since been known for its multiplayer, but ‘SOCOM 4’ promised an equally compelling single player experience. Read our review to see how it fares.
The new ‘SOCOM 4’ Solo trailer showcases how cinematic the narrative has gotten with this new SOCOM game.
Check out this walkthrough video for ‘SOCOM 4’ that highlights the strategic advantages of using the sharpshooter attachment combined with the PlayStation Move controller.
Does the ‘SOCOM 4’ multiplayer beta signal a return to form for the series, or does it cater too much to today’s multiplayer gamer? Read our impressions to find out.
Fans of the online-focused shooter will be surprised to see the trophies for ‘SOCOM 4’ favor the single player and custom missions.
Details about a new multiplayer mode called bomb squad accompany official multiplayer beta dates for the tactical squal based shooter, and PS3 exclusive, ‘Socom 4’.
Socom 4’s release is just under 2 months away and Sony wants gamers to jump back into tactical combat by literally holding a gun in their hands.
Sony has announced a release date for ‘Socom 4’ and issued a new trailer that showcases some of the game’s mulitplayer maps.
After having been delayed into 2011 and missing the launch of the PlayStation Move, it looks like squad-based shooter ‘SOCOM 4’ will finally be releasing in April.