SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALS
, is a third person tactical shooter video game
for PlayStation 2
and the sequel to U.S. Navy SEALs
. The game was developed by Zipper Interactive
in collaboration with the Naval Special Warfare Command
and published by Sony Computer Entertainment
. SOCOM 3
was released on October 11, 2005, and was added to the list of Sony Greatest Hits games
on August 4, 2006.
The South Asia area of operation was originally specified as Bangladesh
, but was changed after a complaint from the Bangladeshi government.Gamespot Staff. "." Gamespot
. April 22, 2005. Accessed August 8, 2006.
is a third-person tactical shooter
. There are 14 different single-player missions.
In the North Africa
campaign, the player's (Specter) fireteam consists "Jester" as well as SEALS "Killjoy" and "Simple". Specter's SEAL
team battles the North African Patriotic Front (NAPF), the renamed Algerian Patriotic Front from SOCOM II, led by the megalomaniac General Heydar Mahmood and Colonel Sarwat, his second-in-command. The NAPF has just launched an offensive into an unnamed country, while the SEAL team is enlisted to support local forces trying to repel the NAPF. Upon arriving, Specter rendezvous with local forces, and proceeds to ambush an NAPF convoy, secure a NAPF sanctuary, and demolishes a communications tower. After meeting up with the local fighter leader, the "Sand Lion", Specter's team... Read More