Tag: Doom

Game Dev Rigs Roomba To Generate Playable ‘Doom’ Maps From Home Floor Maps

Game developer and designer Rich Whitehouse rigged Roomba to create playable 'Doom' maps from home floor maps. The Doomba is used to convert the maps into a level of Hell.

Video Games December 27, 2018

Final 'Doom II' Secret Discovered After 24 Years, Ending The Agony For Completionists

The final 'Doom II' secret has been discovered, so completionists will now be able to attain 100 percent in the iconic first-person shooter. The secret took 24 years to be found, prompting a congratulatory message from 'Doom' co-creator John Romero.

Video Games September 3, 2018

Doom Eternal Coming To PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One — And Nintendo Switch

Bethesda Softworks has announced that Doom Eternal will be coming to Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. The reboot will be ported to Switch by Panic Button, the developer that was also responsible for 'Doom' and 'Wolfenstein II.'

Video Games August 12, 2018

How They Managed To Make A Nintendo Switch Port Of ‘Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus’

Now that 'Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus' has been released for the Nintendo Switch, reviewers tested its performance. The game appeared to be a faithful port of the original that came with a few issues.

Video Games July 5, 2018

'Doom Eternal': What We Know So Far About The 'Doom' Sequel

Bethesda announced ‘Doom Eternal,’ a follow-up to the 2016 ‘Doom’ reboot during its E3 press conference on Sunday, June 10. Here are all the details so far about the upcoming sequel:

Video Games June 13, 2018

Doom 4K Update Is Rolling Out To The Xbox One X, PS4 Pro

Bethesda announced the arrival of the 4K patch to 'Doom' on the Xbox One X and PlayStation 4 Pro. With the patch, the gaming experience is about to get more immersive and good-looking.

Video Games March 29, 2018

You Can Now Use Motion Controls To Play 'Doom' On Your Nintendo Switch

Bethesda just made the gameplay experience on 'Doom' for the Nintendo Switch even better. The developer added in motion controls to help players aim better and make the game more immersive, calling the feature 'Motion Aiming.'

Video Games February 20, 2018

Sony Offers Black Friday-Like Deals On PlayStation VR Headsets, Bundles: Starting Price Drops To $199.99

Sony is bringing back its PlayStation VR holiday promotional deals first seen during the 2017 Black Friday and Christmas season. Bundles will be offered with price discounts ranging from $50 to $100.

Video Games February 15, 2018

'Doom' On Switch Still Runs Great, Early Impressions Suggest

Early impressions for 'Doom' on Nintendo Switch have now surfaced, with several publications offering interesting perspectives about the port. So how exactly does the game perform on Nintendo’s hybrid console?

Video Games September 22, 2017

Nintendo Switch Versions On The Way For 'Doom' And 'Wolfenstein II': Thanks, Bethesda!

Brutally violent shooters 'Doom' and 'Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus' are coming to the Nintendo Switch. Together with 'The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim,' Bethesda is now working to release three titles for the hybrid console.

Video Games September 13, 2017

Bethesda Tags 'Doom,' 'Fallout 4,' And 'Skyrim' VR Editions With 2017 Release Dates

'Doom VFR,' 'Fallout 4 VR,' and 'Skyrim VR' now have release dates, and they're slated for a 2017 launch. In other words, Bethesda is keeping its promise to launch these VR editions before the end of the year.

Video Games August 23, 2017

Doom Update 6.66 Puts An End To Season Pass, Unlocks Multiplayer DLC Content For All

Bethesda has updated 'Doom' to version 6.66, which not only brings a clever version name but several changes and improvements, too. With 'Doom' 6.66, all paid multiplayer DLC is now free for all players.

Video Games July 20, 2017

Player Used Porsche 911 As Controller To Play 'Doom' Classic

A YouTube channel called vexal posted a simple guide to play the classic version of 'Doom' on the car's computer. The tutorial used the steering wheel and the gear shift as controllers.

Video Games February 21, 2017

Doom 4: Publisher Bethesda Explains Game Cancellation Reasons

‘Doom 4’ had been scrapped in 2008 and left fans all over the world aghast. After relaunching the game as ‘Doom’ in 2016, developer Bethesda explains the reasons for scrapping the fourth installment of the popular title.

Video Games January 10, 2017

Steam Winter Sale 2016: Deals On 'Doom,' 'Just Cause 3,' And More Now Available For The Holidays

Steam has officially started its annual Winter Sale, putting up a roster of discounted titles that are perfect gifts for every gamer this holiday season. The sale ends Jan. 2, 2017.

Video Games December 22, 2016

Steam Awards Nominees Revealed: Cast Your Votes On Dec. 22

The Steam Awards is an inaugural event that includes unconventional and delightfully strange categories. Steam has whittled down around 15 million nominees submitted by its users to a handful of finalists.

Video Games December 22, 2016

Best New MacBook Pro Touch Bar Apps: Adobe Photoshop, 1Password, And More

Developers are now updating their software to take advantage of the MacBook Pro's secondary OLED display. Although it was only introduced last October, a number of apps are already using it in several ways.

Apple December 19, 2016

'Doom 4' Cancellation Explained: id Software Dev Says It Felt Like 'Call Of Doom'

Developers would have created a game with more characters, better storyline in addition to being better looking overall. But these factors were reportedly believed to be inimical to what the 'Doom' game is all about.

Video Games December 13, 2016

Games You Can Play On MacBook Pro Touch Bar: 'Pac-Man', 'Doom', 'Space Fight' And More

Apple stirred some controversy with its latest MacBook Pro, but the laptop's intriguing Touch Bar has also sparked some entertaining experiments. You can now use the Touch Bar to play the piano, play 'Pac-Man,' 'Space Fight,' 'Doom,' and more.

Apple December 12, 2016

'Doom' Free Update Adds Bots, New Multiplayer Game Mode To The Mix

Bethesda has unleashed 'Doom's' latest free update Dec. 7, rolling out top-requested features for the game. These include the addition of bots, a multiplayer mode and SnapMap improvements, among others.

Video Games December 8, 2016

Best Video Games Of 2016: Overwatch, Uncharted 4, Doom, No Man's Sky And More

2016 saw the release of several new titles and updates to existing franchises. We have identified the top 15 games across the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms. See if your favorite made the cut.

Video Games December 3, 2016

'Overwatch' Dominates The Game Awards 2016: Here Are The Winners And The New Games Revealed At The Event

The Game Awards 2016 offered 25 awards across various categories, with 'Overwatch' coming away as the big winner. The event also hosted several announcements for upcoming games such as Hideo Kojima's 'Death Stranding.'

Video Games December 2, 2016

MacBook Pro Touch Bar Perfect For Playing 'Doom'

A Facebook iOS developer uploaded a video of him being able to play popular PC game 'Doom' on the MacBook Pro Touch Bar display, although it was distorted. Many were fascinated to see the game run on the Touch Bar.

Apple November 22, 2016

'No Man's Sky' Recreated As A 'Doom' Mod

'No Guy's Sky' may look simplistic visually, but this mod for 'Doom' comes awfully close to beating the real thing.

Video Games September 22, 2016

'DOOM' Deathmatch, Arcade Mode And Private Matches Coming Soon: Tune In For The Livestream Next Week [Video]

Bethesda just made its 'Doom' fans extremely happy as it announced that a Deathmatch mode, a Private match system and an Arcade mode are coming to the 2016 reboot of the classic id Software shooter.

Video Games September 10, 2016

There’s A Doom Board Game And It Lets You Play As The Demons

DOOM: The Board Game is coming soon! A redesigned gaming experience for the tabletop, the assymetrical board game lets players take control of demons and wipe out marines.

Life & Style July 29, 2016

Newest 'Doom' Multiplayer Update Arrives On July 29 - But Is Anyone Still Playing?

The latest update to the 'Doom' multiplayer suite is set for release on July 29, but ... is anyone actually still playing 'Doom' multiplayer?

Video Games July 28, 2016

'Chex Quest' Is Getting An HD Update Via Unreal Engine 4

'Chex Quest' was one of the most notoriously-blatant advertising campaigns/'Doom' clones ever made. Now, after two decades, it's getting an HD upgrade.

Video Games July 14, 2016

'Doom' BFG Is Even Bigger Than You Thought

An official Bethesda-approved 'Doom' BFG replica is massive.

Geek July 8, 2016

First Update For New 'Doom' Landing This Week: Here's What You Get

Bethesda announced that the first update for the legendary rebooted 'Doom' is due this week. A slew of fixes are in tow, as well as classical elements that will remind old-school gamers of their first days behind the monitor.

Video Games June 29, 2016

Steam Summer Sale Best Deals: Fallout 4, Doom, Call Of Duty, Assassin's Creed And More

The Steam Summer Sale started on June 23 and customers can get discounts on many games such as 'Fallout 4,' 'Doom,' games in the 'Call of Duty' franchise and more. The sale ends July 4.

Video Games June 24, 2016

'DOOM's' Limited-Time Demo Is All Sorts Of Depressing

Bethesda announced a long-overdue demo for 'DOOM.' Quite frankly, it's all sorts of depressing.

Video Games June 13, 2016

'Fallout 4' VR Coming To HTC Vive, 'Doom' Next In Line

Bethesda Softworks' VP Pete Hines has revealed that 'Fallout 4' and 'Doom' will be getting virtual reality versions that will make their way to the HTC Vive. The VR version of 'Fallout 4' will be released in 2017.

Video Games June 13, 2016

'Uncharted 4' Outperformed 'Doom' And 'Overwatch' In US Retail Sale For May

The month of May has seen some pretty neat titles for the PS4 and Xbox One. Naughty Dog’s 'Uncharted 4' tops physical retails for last month, according to the NPD Group’s recently-released market analysis.

Video Games June 11, 2016

Here Are The Most Popular Video Game Trailers Of 2016 (So Far)

2016 hasn't just been a good year for video games, it's been a good year for video game trailers, too: here are the top 10 most-viewed gaming trailers on YouTube (as of May 2016).

Video Games June 6, 2016

Id Software Snuck A Demonic Easter Egg Into The 'Doom' Soundtrack

It just wouldn't be a 'Doom' game without some ridiculous Easter eggs — and as it turns out, one of the best is tucked away within the game's soundtrack.

Video Games May 31, 2016

Modder Recreates 'Destiny' Raid Using 'DOOM' SnapMap Level Editor

One modder has brought 'Destiny' to 'DOOM' by utilizing the SnapMap level editor to recreate the King's Fall raid from 'The Taken King' expansion. The raid is recreated in three parts.

Video Games May 28, 2016

Watch 'Doom' Player Conquer The Game In Ultra Nightmare Mode Without Dying

Someone beat the new Ultra Nightmare mode of 'Doom.' That person with the username 'Zero Master' on YouTube did so after dying at the final boss a day earlier.

Video Games May 19, 2016

Review: Doom 2016 Is A (Mostly) Triumphant Return For The Series

The new 'Doom' (2016) game was met with quite a bit of criticism before launch — so, what's the final verdict on Id Software's latest first-person shooter?

Video Games May 18, 2016

'Doom' Boss Guide: How To Beat The Spider Mastermind

After killing hundreds upon hundreds of demons, it's time for the final boss fight of 'Doom' — but with our guide, taking down the monstrous Spider Mastermind should be a cakewalk!

Video Games May 17, 2016

'Doom' Boss Guide: How To Beat The Hell Guards

The Hell Guards may be a new addition to 'Doom,' but that doesn't mean they'll be easy to beat — but with our guide at your side, taking them down should be no problem at all!

Video Games May 17, 2016

Every Weapon In The 'Doom' Single-Player Campaign

It just wouldn't be a 'Doom' game without some ridiculously high-powered weaponry: here's every gun from the game's single-player campaign!

Video Games May 17, 2016

'Doom' Boss Guide: How To Beat The Cyberdemon

The Cyberdemon returns as the first major boss fight in Id Software's new 'Doom' — here's how to send him back to where he came from!

Video Games May 17, 2016

Doom PS4 vs. Xbox One: Frame Rate, Resolution And Overall Performance [Video]

'Doom' offers a smooth experience across the PS4 and Xbox One, but which one can deliver better frame rates and resolution? Here's a video to find out.

Video Games May 16, 2016

'Doom' Review Roundup: Here's Why Gamers Everywhere Are Happy - And Why Some Aren't

Bethesda Softworks' new game 'Doom' has made its way to the shelves on May 13, and it is available for Xbox One, PS4 and PC. Here is what gamers think of the latest title.

Video Games May 16, 2016

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