Excerpt: Many people are convinced that SOCOM is a multiplayer-only game, but after a long time of thoroughly checking out the single player part I have to conclude that this game has more to it than one might think… way more… You take on the role of a commander who’s head of a 4-people seal team.
Excerpt: For years, PC users have fought off the scourge of terror with Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six series. Featuring counter-terrorism squads utilizing the most modern equipment, players traveled to numerous locations quelling threats to freedom.
Excerpt: In SOCOM: US Navy Seals , you play as Kahuna, a member of a four-man Seal team. With your teammates, Boomer, Jester and Specter, you are sent on a series of missions to deal with terrorist factions.
Pros: Great stealth/team experience, Online gameplay, Audio portion is well done
Cons: Graphics have some rough spots, AI inconsistent
Excerpt: Welcome to the last two weeks of my life. Before you even begin to consider stepping into SOCOM: U.S. Navy Seals , know that it is easily one of the most addictive games available for the PS2.
Excerpt: I reserved myself to playing a LOT of SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs before I passed judgment on it (which is why it's taken so long for us to post this review). In many ways, it's a big first for console gaming, introducing a welcome new addition to the game design process that's long since become a staple...
Excerpt: SOCOM: US Navy Seals has been one of the most anticipated Playstation 2 titles ever since its revelation at E3 2001. It wasn't very well received, as attendees were skeptical of the choppy frame rate, among other things.
Conclusion: SOCOM hat sich seinen JG-Award wirklich verdient. Der Single-Player-Modus kann absolut überzeugen und macht durch den innovativen Einsatz des Headsets mächtig Laune. Die Missionen sind abwechslungsreich, ebenso wie die Umgebungen und Terrains.