SOCOM 4 slips into 2011

Arguably, among the most awaited games of this year is SOCOM 4, or rather, was. Sony, together with developer Zipper Interactive announced today that the Move-enabled military third-person shooter will in fact hit shelves next year.

Sony says: “We can confirm that SOCOM 4 will be released in 2011. The team is focusing on additional features which will help to deliver the most compelling and immersive SOCOM experience yet. Please look out for further updates and announcements over the coming months.”

Zipper says: “While we’re certainly aware that you’ve been looking forward to playing SOCOM 4 this year, we don’t want to take any shortcuts. Instead, we want to deliver the best and most immersive SOCOM game we possibly can and we’re going to use our extra time to do just that.”