SOCOM 4 Trailer: Do it for Your Country

The Navy’s latin motto flashes up on screen at the end of this trailer: non sibi sed patriae. Not self, country. In fact, studies reveal that most combatants who do the boots-on-the-ground thing fight for their fellow soldiers, rather than any grander philosophical concept. The tricky bit: patriotism (or religious fanaticism) is the tie that binds. Anyway, the multi-player uber alles SOCOM 4 has a real battle ahead of it against the Black Ops boys at Call of Duty. I wonder if the makers of both games had a little interservice rivalry thing going. I mean, these guys look a long way from a boat. Why can’t we play that game?

The Navy’s latin motto flashes up on screen at the end of this trailer: non sibi sed patriae. Not self, country. In fact, studies reveal that most combatants who do…

Videogame Review: Call of Duty Black Ops

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4kvSIIWqEs

Call of Duty: Black Ops. Its been breaking all sorts of industry records this past week or so. Not only video game records, though, but also trashing the reigning king (in dollars and cents, at least) of the entertainment industry, the motion picture. But is it as good a game as the sales suggest?

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4kvSIIWqEs Call of Duty: Black Ops. Its been breaking all sorts of industry records this past week or so. Not only video game records, though, but also trashing the reigning…

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