A radical group have taken the Panamanian Ambassador hostage in the latest in the SOCOM series, SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Tactical Strike. To be released on PSP mid February, SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Tactical Strike sees you strategically move through the war zones of Panama with a team of operatives who you will have full command of. It will be a test of your tactical skills, which you can also hone through online and ad hoc play.

This is only our first look, so when more detail is released then we will be sure to give you give you an update. For now though check out the screens and features as the release nears.

Key Feature

Designed specifically for the PSP, the unique interface allows players to control and coordinate different members of the fireteam while experiencing the action from each soldier’s perspective. Players can issue tactical commands to individual soldiers, fireteam elements or their entire fireteam. [/list]

Authentic, reality-based combat, where tactics determine the outcome of each encounter. [/list]

Compelling single-player campaign featuring a contemporary narrative based in Panama. [/list]

Guide your team of four through nine non-linear missions, each created with unique scenarios and challenging mission objectives. [/list]

Enemy intelligence and behavior have been enhanced with realistic vision and hearing, sophisticated AI and the ability to communicate with each other. [/list]

Open play invites replay, and improvement is rewarded with command equity, allowing players to upgrade their skills, weapons and equipment. [/list]

New gameplay format makes SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Tactical Strike easy for anyone to pick up and play while providing a depth of strategy and tactical training that will apeal to fans of the franchise. [/list]

Play as any one of nine Special Forces each with unique loadouts and weapons. [/list]

2-4 player Ad Hoc mode and online Infrastructure play with voice chat.