PS3 / Action / Release: Apr 19, 2011 / ESRB: M

Rumor: Sony shutting down SOCOM developer

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 26, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Though not officially confirmed, rumor has it that Sony may be shutting down Zipper Interactive, the developer of the SOCOM series and MAG.


2011 Video Game Leftovers: DC Universe Online, Killzone 3, The Witcher 2, and more

By Steve Watts, Nov 25, 2011 7:00am PST

It's been a great year for video games, with so many great titles that it was easy to fall behind. So while others fight over the handful of a new release on a limited sale, check out some of our favorite 'leftovers' that might have been overlooked, pass


The video game release list of 4/18-4/24

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 16, 2011 11:00am PDT

Portal 2 and Mortal Kombat are next week's big releases, backed up by the HD Prince of Persia Trilogy, SOCOM 4, Cargo! and more.


SOCOM 4 'Pro' access code system unveiled

By Steve Watts, Apr 15, 2011 1:15pm PDT

If you buy a new copy of SOCOM 4, you'll get access to what Zipper Interactive is calling "SOCOM Pro." This qualifies you for freebies like extra weapons, modes, and eventually even maps.


Resistance 3 beta comes early for SOCOM 4 buyers

By Steve Watts, Apr 08, 2011 9:15am PDT

Sony is including vouchers for early Resistance 3 beta access with specially marked and Full Deployment Editions of SOCOM 4.


PlayStation Store update: Red Faction: Battlegrounds, SOCOM 4 open beta

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 06, 2011 6:00am PDT

Vehicular spin-off Red Faction: Battlegrounds, the SOCOM 4 open beta and more arrived in yesterday's PlayStation Store update for PSP and PS3.


PS Plus bringing SOCOM 4 beta, Ricochet and Swarm discounts

By Steve Watts, Mar 17, 2011 8:00am PDT

Sony has outlined the goodies and discounts coming to PlayStation Plus users in the next few weeks. As previously announced, the SOCOM 4...


SOCOM 4 multiplayer beta this month

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 04, 2011 1:00pm PST

The SOCOM 4 multiplayer beta will begin this month with a private group, slowly expanding until, by April 5, it's open to everyone.


SOCOM 4 getting 'Full Deployment Edition'

By Steve Watts, Feb 25, 2011 12:45pm PST

Zipper Interactive has just announced a special edition of SOCOM 4 on the PlayStation Blog. The "Full Deployment Edition" includes the game,...


Daily Filter: February 2, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 02, 2011 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


Daily Filter: January 31, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Jan 31, 2011 6:15pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


"Saw a little about Interstellar Marines this weekend. My interest is piqued."

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Buy Killzone 3, Get SOCOM 4 Multiplayer Beta Access

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 19, 2011 11:15am PST

Those picking up "specially marked" copies of Guerrilla's upcoming Helghast-blast, Killzone 3, will receive a code that grants access to the...


"I bought the last Socom game for PS3 because it came with a free headset. That was one of the ..."

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SOCOM 4 Delayed Until 2011

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 29, 2010 6:00am PDT

The PlayStation 3-exclusive tactical shooter SOCOM 4 has been delayed from this fall until some time in 2011, developer Zipper Interactive has...


Zipper Details Main Character of SOCOM 4

By Brian Leahy, May 03, 2010 1:00pm PDT

Developer Zipper Interactive has revealed the main character of its third-person shooter SOCOM 4. Meet Cullen Gray, the Operations Commander (Ops...


"is it me or does he look like he could be bear gryls(dont knw how to spell) cousin"

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PlayStation Move Hands-on Impressions

By Brian Leahy and Garnett Lee, Mar 10, 2010 8:41pm PST

At GDC 2010, Sony formally introduced its motion controller, aptly titled: PlayStation Move. For those that haven't been following its development...