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SOCOM 4: New Assault & Battery Multiplayer Gameplay

Now Zipper Interactive drops this extensive Assault & Battery B-Roll multiplayer footage on us which shows nicely upgraded experience from games like the original SOCOM, SOCOM 2 and a dose of MAG for good measure.

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slate912869d ago (Edited 2869d ago )

Midnight pickup. This + KZ3. How could my life get better?

JAMurida2869d ago

Me... I mean yeah, women.

But really though, I still want to play the demo first before buying it and why are they showing the same footage???

ElementX2869d ago

I second beer.... men and beer.

DarkFantasy2869d ago

Beer's fine but liqueur's quicker.. Whiskey,Rum,Vodka,and tequila for me thanks :)

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Pixelated_Army2869d ago (Edited 2869d ago )

@Kon @bluwulf

slutty women

@Combobreaker

alcohol yes.. and don't forget the double stacked tabs of XTC....party! whoo! lol

@OT

Day 1 buy for me.

Flashwave_UK2868d ago

What are you doing here jack this is butler go make me a god dam sandwitch

visualb2868d ago

good weed and good women. =O

hellzsupernova2869d ago

hopefully they go back to the original Socom's for this one i bought Socom 2 with headset was awesome.

mindedone2869d ago

I guess you haven't read up on the amazing "innovations" Zipper's made.

PS3gamer4life2869d ago

Cant wait for dis game best online shooter ever

negroguy2869d ago (Edited 2869d ago )

Havent played Socom since 2 I believe. Will it come with a Mic to order our squad in single player or do we need our own? I hope online requires some communication whether than everyone being rambo.

Nykamari2869d ago

Was that MAG in 3rd person??!!!! I can't wait for this game, the multiplayer is going to be so fun! Just like MAG! All Hail Zipper!

RememberThe3572869d ago (Edited 2869d ago )

No, MAG was a FPS.

@below: Word. I'm about to play some Mass Effect 2 so I'll hit you up with a friend request then.

Nykamari2869d ago

I know that bro! But the movement and animations are the same. The graphics are better in SOCOM but MAG graphics aren't bad neither. If you play MAG hit me up my psn is my name here.

Panthers2869d ago

Socom is miles ahead of MAG. At least Socom 2 was. I hope they make this one as much fun as Socom 2

RememberThe3572869d ago

That seems to be their goal. I love MAG, but it has some serious polish issues. This is looking much more fun Than MAG, and it's coming out like two months after KZ3. Sony is serving my shooter fix right now.

InTheZoneAC2869d ago

Strictly talking about MAG:
-Graphics suck
-Animations suck and are very limited
-Explosions suck
-Controls feel clunky and generic
-Sounds are cheap and generic
-Gun fire was cheap and ridiculous
-Hit detection, damage, gun selection, and "tracer" rounds were all poor

Socom compared to MAG:
-S4 graphics are great
-S4 sounds are great
-S4 has more than a handful of animations
-S4 has real guns
-S4 has realistic health, hit detection, and hit damage
-Socom has always had the best maps and layouts
-Socom is the only game I've played where MAJORITY of the players use it for tactical reasons.

MAG is average, Socom has always been great

Trroy2869d ago (Edited 2869d ago )

You haven't played MAG, then?

SOCOM is good, but your MAG comments are straight from the 360 fanboy playbook, and like most such commetns, they're just made up and blatantly wrong.

The graphics aren't phenominal (they're also not too bad, especially when you compare it to other shooters where you can see 5 dozen guys fighting in front of you.. oh wait), but the controls, sounds, etc. are top notch.

CryofSilence2869d ago

Yup. He hasn't played it... or just doesn't like fun.

mindedone2869d ago

@Trroy,

Forget about whether he played MAG or not, how does he know all this info about SOCOM4? Hit detection? really? Realistic health? Remember, nonregenerative health was delegated to "classic" status.

visualb2868d ago

Stricktly talking about MAG:

even if all of that was true (its not)

its still more fun and immersive than most other MP FPS games out there

proof:

a good game doesn't need graphics animations or super sound effects to be good =)

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theonlylolking2868d ago

It uses the same game engine MAG uses so its going to look very similar.

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