SOCOM Confrontation Server Updates, Patches Coming

Seth Luisi, Director of Development at SCEA, made an announcement on the SOCOM Confrontation official website yesterday saying he's quite thrilled by the consumer response for the game since its launch, with players averaging 3.1 hours per person and over 300,000 player hours daily. Of course this has come at a cost,… » 10/21/08 11:00am 10/21/08 11:00am

SOCOM Beta Collapses Under Weight Of SOCOM Beta Testers

There's loads » 9/09/08 12:30am 9/09/08 12:30am of people with codes to the SOCOM: Confrontation beta, all lined up waiting to get into the thing. I should know, I'm one of them. should know, however, that you're going to need to be a little patient, as the sheer weight of users jumping into beta has caused the whole thing to come crashing down.…

Will the Real New Socom: Confrontation Screens Please Stand Up?

When I got those Socom: Confrontation screens yesterday » 8/26/08 6:40pm 8/26/08 6:40pm I knew something wasn't right. In fact, I had to look to make sure the game wasn't also coming out on PSP. Turns out we received some older images accidentally from Sony. Today we got the real new ones and boy does the game look good! This is the high resolution…

Wanna Play SOCOM At Games Convention? On Your Knees, Boy!

Sony's game stations at Games Convention rarely fail to impress. Last year, SCEE had installed a dozen non-working gold plated toilets » 8/21/08 3:40pm 8/21/08 3:40pm, each with a PSP in front for maximizing that feeling of being at home. This year, no toilets. But the play area certainly feels more authentic, as it requires PlayStation 3 fans to…

SOCOM Beta Kicks Off in Sept, How You Can Get In

The SOCOM Confrontation public beta is set to run for the entire month of September, the developers announced today, and there are two ways you can get into it. Gamers can land entry to the public beta by preodering a copy of the game at GameStop, which will also give them two keys to the beta to share. They can also… » 8/07/08 1:00pm 8/07/08 1:00pm

SOCOM Confrontation: Sixaxis, Running and Armor Bring Slight Changes

It doesn't look like there will be a whole lotta new coming to SOCOM Confrontation when the online-only shooter hits the PlayStation 3 in September. Sure, you're going to get new maps, and lots more detailed graphics, but if you were hoping for some paradigm shift, some major change in the way you play the popular… » 5/20/08 11:00am 5/20/08 11:00am