SOCOM: Confrontation Archive

  • SOCOM: Confrontation and Uncharted Go Greatest Hits August 16th

    SOCOM: Confrontation and Uncharted Go Greatest Hits August 16th

    The next two titles to enter the hallowed halls of the PS3’s Greatest Hits library were quietly revealed Thursday afternoon. Tucked away in a media alert I received from SCEA promoting the PlayStation brand as the ultimate “Entertainment Hub” and making a feature-by-feature comparison of […]

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  • Slant Six Issues SOCOM: Confrontation “State of the Union” Address

    Slant Six Issues SOCOM: Confrontation “State of the Union” Address

    SOCOM: Confrontation did not get off to a very good start. The developers know it, the community knows it, and I sure as hell know it from my awful first weekend with the game. But thankfully it’s not taking too long for things to improve. […]

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  • A Weekend of Frustration with SOCOM: Confrontation

    A Weekend of Frustration with SOCOM: Confrontation

    Late last week I received my review copy of SOCOM: Confrontation from Sony and was super-excited to dive into the game for many hours of heated third-person warfare over the coming weekend. Sadly it seems the game is a bit of a mess right now, […]

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  • Official PS3 Bluetooth Headset Added Features Detailed, Pricing Confirmed

    Official PS3 Bluetooth Headset Added Features Detailed, Pricing Confirmed

    Back a couple months ago, Sony lifted the curtain on its official PS3 Bluetooth headset to be paired with the Blu-ray version of SOCOM: Confrontation, also hinting that more features were still being worked on in addition to the mute button and charging cradle discussed […]

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  • Box Art Alert: SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Confrontation

    Box Art Alert: SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Confrontation

    Yep, looks like those “Only On PlayStation” and “PlayStation Network” tabs first shown at the top of the LittleBigPlanet box art are indeed part of a new packaging redesign Sony has implemented for PS3 exclusives. Final box art for the Blu-ray version of SOCOM: Confrontation […]

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  • New SOCOM: Confrontation Screens Rock the Kasbah

    New SOCOM: Confrontation Screens Rock the Kasbah

    Got a whole platoon of new SOCOM: Confrontation screenshots here for you to eyeball, the bulk of which spotlight the Kasbah map. I’m not sure what happened to the last 10 or so screens, as they look frighteningly PS2-ish in quality. It’s as if the […]

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  • SOCOM: Confrontation Hostage Extraction Trailer

    SOCOM: Confrontation Hostage Extraction Trailer

    As the SOCOM: Confrontation public beta draws ever closer, SOCOM.com “Point Man” David Brothers has recently posted a new trailer providing a taste of the tense action players will face in a Hostage Extraction match on the Crossroads map. Other than the laughably glitchy hostage […]

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  • SOCOM: Confrontation Public Beta and Launch Pricing Plans Finalized

    SOCOM: Confrontation Public Beta and Launch Pricing Plans Finalized

    Official details on SOCOM: Confrontation‘s Public Beta test and retail pricing have now been announced. First, the beta. It’s set to run an entire month, September 1st through the 30th. If you’d like to participate, there are two ways to gain access. First option: purchase […]

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  • New SOCOM: Confrontation Trailer Blasts Online All Guns Blazin’

    New SOCOM: Confrontation Trailer Blasts Online All Guns Blazin’

    It’s been a busy week on the SOCOM: Confrontation front, what with those two gameplay videos, the music system overview with free song download, that Amazon.com pre-order offer, a first peek at the new pack-in Bluetooth headset, and, of course, the game being pushed back […]

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  • SOCOM: Confrontation Launch Officially Slips Into October

    SOCOM: Confrontation Launch Officially Slips Into October

    Turns out that the recent rumor rumblings hinting at a delay for SOCOM: Confrontation were in fact accurate. Over at SOCOM.com, SCEA’s Seth Luisi has confirmed the release date slippage and provided a new date to expect the game on. Originally slated to launch on […]

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