SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs is Coming April 19th – Are You Ready?

April 19th is right around the corner, and one of Sony’s most anticipated exclusives will be released. More details after the jump.

With PlayStation Move Support, and 5 player online co-op, Socom 4 is shaping up to be one of the top tactical shooters for 2011. The game is compatible with the PlayStation Move Sharpshooter and can even be picked up as a PlayStation Move Bundle.

PlayStation Move Socom 4 Bundle

In addition to the standard version of SOCOM 4 that you’ll find in stores across America on April 19, there will also be a special limited run SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs Full Deployment Edition. Priced at $149.99, the SOCOM 4 Full Deployment Edition is packed with all kinds of awesome. What kind of awesome are we talking about? Check it:

  • SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs video game on Blu-ray disc
  • PlayStation Move Motion Controller
  • PlayStation Move Navigation Controller
  • PlayStation Move sharp shooter
  • PlayStation Eye Camera


Building on the success of the multimillion-selling franchise, SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs, delivers the ultimate next-generation combat experience blending rich cinematics, PlayStation Move integration, a robust single-player campaign and industry leading competitive multiplayer exclusively for the PlayStation®3 (PS3®) system.

Experience what it’s like to be an Ops Commander as you lead a 5-person squad in a special mission to discover what’s behind the annihilation of NATO Special Forces in Southeast Asia. Continuing to raise the bar for tactical gaming, SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs introduces new ways for players to engage in combat. For the first time in franchise history, players will be able to utilize both the PlayStation Move and DUALSHOCK controllers to enable precise, tactical control over their A.I. teammates.


Control meets chaos when a special forces team confronts a no-win situation. Thrown into an international catastrophe, the Ops Commander, Cullen Gray, attacks with expertise and tenacity. With only six days, the OpsCom must lead his team to capture a militant revolutionary aimed at destroying the world’s most vital waterway and disrupting the global economy.

The OpsCom leads a multinational force comprised of First Lieutenant Park Yoon-Hee (call-sign “45”), a South Korean covert operations specialist; Chief Petty Officer Dion Wells; Heavy Weapons Operator Eric Schweitzer; and Chung Kwan, a South Korean reconnaissance operative. The team is assisted by ORACLE, a surviving intelligence analyst aboard a crippled NATO carrier located offshore.



Single-player campaign that delivers a rich cinematic experience supported by a strong contemporary narrative. Fight through 14 robust single-player missions over the course of a desperate six-day battle on the ground in Southeast Asia.

  • Tactical, team-focused gameplay utilizing an enhanced command scheme.
  • Full PlayStation Move integration makes shooting intuitive and precise. Players can utilize weapon scope control to enable ultra-precise shots.
  • Dynamic enemy AI exhibit advanced squad tactics that adjust to the team’s every move, ensuring that encounters are unique each time through the combat zone.
  • Utilize real-time access to supporting air assets like the devastating aerial bombardment.
  • Destructible cover enables players to take defendable firing positions and allows cover barriers to be destroyed with heavy weapon fire and explosions.
  • International Forces – The nationality of your character and teammates changes depending on your region.
  • Active Armory – Scavenge and modify enemy weapons to build your arsenal.
  • SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs will be playable in Stereoscopic 3D with full-fidelity resolution.


  • Team-focused game modes for up to 32 players and ranked matches for more ways to earn experience points.
  • Online career progression rewards players for heroic deeds with unlockable weapons, bonus characters, and new medals.
  • Varied multiplayer maps offer vastly different terrains, from city slums to rural farmland and coastal vistas.
  • Every multiplayer map supports all game modes and player counts, while pre-order map “Abandoned” exclusively offers classic Suppression.
  • Extensive community support allows for quick matchmaking, friend finding and clan management
  • Dynamic servers allow for user suggestions to be implemented in Zipper-created ranked rooms.
  • Custom matches offer a robust choice of player options ranging from cover to weapon class restrictions and the ability to revive a team member.
  • Classic mode consists of a collection of game rules for the hardcore fan, including no respawning, no health regeneration and no cover system.
  • Tactical strikes from the single-player campaign will be available in most multiplayer game modes once the player performs certain tasks.


  • Custom Campaign Generator – Players can experience limitless replayability by constructing their own co-op campaigns.
  • Randomized Scenarios – Unpredictable enemy and objective locations keep players on their toes.

Diverse environments- All 6 maps will be available from the beginning of the co-op campaign

Now, for your viewing pleasure, a few screen shots: