Original SOCOM Servers Going Offline

by Jim Reilly on May 30, 2012 at 06:52 AM

A few months ago Sony closed down developer Zipper Interactive. Now, it's turning off the servers for the PlayStation 2 and PSP SOCOM titles at the end of August.

The following message was posted late yesterday confirming the decommission of the servers:

On August 31, 2012 Sony Computer Entertainment America will be terminating the on-line service for the following PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable ("PSP") software titles:

PlayStation 2 system: SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs, SOCOM II: U.S. Navy SEALs, SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALs, SOCOM Combined Assault.

PSP system:  SOCOM: Fireteam Bravo, SOCOM: Fireteam Bravo 2, SOCOM: Fireteam Bravo 3, SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Tactical Strike.

The PlayStation 3 SOCOM titles, SOCOM Confrontation and SOCOM 4, will remain online.

[Source: PlayStation Message Board]