News items tagged with doom

10 Deals to Check Out in PC Game Winter Sales

10 Deals to Check Out in PC Game Winter Sales

Thousands of PC games are on tap during 2016’s Winter Sale and we’ve rounded up the best 10 deals you should check out, including Doom, GTA V, and Rocket League.

By Dealzon on 23 December 2016
Game Rant's Top 10 Games of 2016

Game Rant's Top 10 Games of 2016

The Game Rant staff counts down its choices for the 10 best games of 2016, an especially hard task given how great the year was for gaming of all types.

By Anthony Taormina on 17 December 2016
Fallout, Skyrim Developer to Stop Giving Out Early Review Copies

Fallout, Skyrim Developer to Stop Giving Out Early Review Copies

In a shocking move, Bethesda states that it will no longer be providing advance review copies of its games to media outlets earlier than one day prior to release.

By Cody Gravelle on 02 November 2016
DOOM Sets Deathmatch Mode Reveal for Next Week

DOOM Sets Deathmatch Mode Reveal for Next Week

Bethesda teases an upcoming free update coming to DOOM which adds new features such as private matches, and a free-for-all style multiplayer Deathmatch. One of the surprise hits of 2016 is...

By Derek Nichols on 13 September 2016
DOOM: The Board Game Announced

DOOM: The Board Game Announced

The hobby game company Fantasy Flight Games announces the release of a board game for Bethesda’s and id Software’s fast-paced first-person shooter DOOM. There aren’t many examples of video...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 July 2016
DOOM Update 2 Tomorrow and Multiplayer DLC Next Week

DOOM Update 2 Tomorrow and Multiplayer DLC Next Week

id Software and Bethesda are lining up a one-two punch of multiplayer DLC, launch Free Update 2 tomorrow and Season Pass DLC ‘Unto the Evil’ next week. Although it may feel like Doom just c...

By Rory Young on 13 July 2016
DOOM Soundtrack Hides Demonic Secret

DOOM Soundtrack Hides Demonic Secret

A Reddit user discovers secret images found within DOOM’s soundtrack, continuing the franchise’s long tradition of hiding Easter eggs and other secret content. It’s a well known fact that t...

By Derek Nichols on 06 June 2016
Doom Guide: How to Beat the Hell Guards Boss Fight

Doom Guide: How to Beat the Hell Guards Boss Fight

The Hell Guards boss fight is one of the tougher sections in the Doom reboot. Anyone having trouble can use this guide for help defeating all three Hell Guards. After Doom players best the...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 June 2016
Doom 2 Fan Recreates Seinfeld Apartment in Game

Doom 2 Fan Recreates Seinfeld Apartment in Game

An avid fan of id Software’s Doom 2: Hell on Earth takes it upon themselves to recreate the main apartment set from the popular sitcom Seinfeld in the game. If it weren’t for the Internet,...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 June 2016
YouTube's Top 10 Trending Games of April Revealed

YouTube's Top 10 Trending Games of April Revealed

YouTube reveals the list of top trending games during April, with Dark Souls 3, Quantum Break, and Enter the Gungeon being the most popular titles watched. In recent years, YouTube has grow...

By Alexander Pan on 15 May 2016
Play classic MS-DOS games without even leaving Twitter

Play classic MS-DOS games without even leaving Twitter

Although they went live at the very start of the year, it was like all of our Christmases had come at once when Archive.org added 2,400 playable MS-DOS games to its website. Retro titles like Maniac M...

By Matt Brian on 26 November 2015
ICYMI: Hitchhiking robot, 'Doom' within 'Doom' and more

ICYMI: Hitchhiking robot, 'Doom' within 'Doom' and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: A kid exhibit in New York uses Kinects for an immersive environment experience. A robot is hitchhiking across the U.S. and wants strangers to take it to places like the...

By Kerry Davis on 26 November 2015
'MythBusters' tackles 'Doom' and the lore of first-person shooters

'MythBusters' tackles 'Doom' and the lore of first-person shooters

Have you ever wondered if a regular human could carry the health packs, guns, chainsaw and all the other stuff from Doom? Well, it looks like we're about to find out. The disproving duo of Adam Savage...

By Billy Steele on 26 November 2015
Gaming hall of fame inducts 'Pong,' 'Tetris' and other classics

Gaming hall of fame inducts 'Pong,' 'Tetris' and other classics

The results are in. After a selection process that lasted nearly four months, the newly created World Video Game Hall of Fame has announced its first class inductees. Doom, Pac-Man, Pong, Super Mario...

By Edgar Alvarez on 26 November 2015
'Doom' multiplayer test run starts 'in the coming months'

'Doom' multiplayer test run starts 'in the coming months'

It's time to put that Doom alpha code from your PlayStation 4, Xbox One or PC copy of Wolfenstein: The New Order to use if you already haven't redeemed it. Publisher Bethesda's announced that access t...

By Timothy J. Seppala on 26 November 2015
Bethesda launches a hub for all things 'Fallout,' 'Doom' and more

Bethesda launches a hub for all things 'Fallout,' 'Doom' and more

Bethesda.net is the new hub where all of Bethesda's news, mods and content will reside, as announced today during the company's pre-E3 press conference. Bethesda.net was revealed in tandem with the ne...

By Jessica Conditt on 26 November 2015
'Half-Life' barely runs on a smartwatch

'Half-Life' barely runs on a smartwatch

We were getting a little tired of playing Doom on every household appliance known to man, office printers and even inside the game itself. That's why it's a nice change to see that it's now possible t...

By Daniel Cooper on 26 November 2015
Hack makes playing 'Doom' on a computer inside 'Doom' a reality

Hack makes playing 'Doom' on a computer inside 'Doom' a reality

You know, in case there isn't a printer, ATM or graphing calculator readily available.

By Timothy J. Seppala on 26 November 2015
'Doom' selfie mod lets you indulge your ego while slaying demons

'Doom' selfie mod lets you indulge your ego while slaying demons

Like it or not, selfies in games are officially a "thing" -- and they're now invading classic titles like Doom. Linguica's new InstaDoom mod lets you spin the virtual camera around to take a shot of y...

By Jon Fingas on 26 November 2015
RetroBlazer feels like Doom by way of Saturday morning cartoons

RetroBlazer feels like Doom by way of Saturday morning cartoons

Amil Parra isn't a big fan of violence. That might sound strange coming from a man designing an homage to '90s sprite-based FPS games like Doom and Wolfenstein 3D, but one look at the game in motion a...

By S. Prell on 26 November 2015
Games of a Lifetime: Jessica's picks

Games of a Lifetime: Jessica's picks

After more than ten years devoted to video games and the people who make them, Joystiq is closing its doors. We won't be reporting on the best games of 2015, so join us for one last hurrah as the Joys...

By Jessica Conditt on 26 November 2015
Get an explosive taste of the 'Doom' multiplayer mode

Get an explosive taste of the 'Doom' multiplayer mode

Doom is upon us. The closed alpha for id Software's Doom launches tomorrow, October 23rd (at midnight ET) and runs through October 25th. The alpha is available to those who pre-ordered the game online...

By Jessica Conditt on 25 October 2015
Fallout 4 Doom BFG Mod

Fallout 4 Doom BFG Mod

Modder LeGioN675 releases a mod for Fallout 4 that adds one of gaming’s most iconic weapon, the BFG from the Doom franchise, to post-apocalyptic Boston. Over a month since it released, Fallout 4 rema...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Bethesda E3 2015 Press Conference

Bethesda E3 2015 Press Conference

In past years, E3 didn’t traditionally kick off until Monday morning, when Microsoft takes the stage at the Galen Center for its pre-E3 briefing. However, as E3’s popularity has grown, so too has th...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 November -1
DOOM's Campaign Takes 13 Hours to Complete

DOOM's Campaign Takes 13 Hours to Complete

Speaking to a fan on Twitter, the official DOOM Twitter account reveals that the average amount of time it takes to complete the game’s campaign is 13 hours. As it stands, it appears as though the up...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
DOOM Developer Talks Increasing the Difficulty

DOOM Developer Talks Increasing the Difficulty

Martin Stratton, Executive Producer at id Software, reveals that the developer has been working on making DOOM into a more challenging experience for players. After a twelve year hiatus, iconic shoot...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
DOOM Single-Player Gameplay Introduced

DOOM Single-Player Gameplay Introduced

Bethesda’s in-house content team follows id Creative Director Hugo Martin’s fast paced playthrough of several Doom levels, introducing several new gameplay details. Up to this point Bethesda has rema...

By Rory Young on 30 November -1
Fans Datamine Doom Alpha

Fans Datamine Doom Alpha

As the long-awaited reboot of seminal 90s FPS Doom nears release, data from its recent alpha test is datamined to unveil some of the finished game’s secrets. Later this year, the long-awaited Doom re...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
DOOM Release Date Confirmed

DOOM Release Date Confirmed

Bethesda releases a new campaign trailer for the DOOM reboot, which shows off some levels from the game while also confirming its May 13th release date. In the wake of the confirmation of Bethesda’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Conan Plays Doom on Clueless Gamer

Conan Plays Doom on Clueless Gamer

Conan O’Brien is joined by NFL players Josh Norman, Von Miller and Marshawn Lynch as Clueless Gamer takes on Doom in a vicious and violent Super Bowl special. Conan O’Brien is a household name for hi...

By Brad Jones on 30 November -1
DOOM Release Date Leaked?

DOOM Release Date Leaked?

A retail listing by Amazon France seemingly leaks the release date for the upcoming Doom reboot, pointing to a June 30th launch on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. The theme of the past 24 hours has been relea...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
DOOM Video Compares PS4 & XB1 Frame Rate, Resolution

DOOM Video Compares PS4 & XB1 Frame Rate, Resolution

A fresh video for Bethesda and id Software’s fast-paced first-person shooter, DOOM, compares the frame rate and resolution of its PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions. With DOOM having just released t...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Gears Director Criticizes DOOM's Executions

Gears Director Criticizes DOOM's Executions

Former Gears of War director Cliff Bleszinski shares some strong praise for the new DOOM reboot, but has a playful criticism regarding the game’s Glory Kill executions. Former Gears of War Director C...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 November -1
How to Unlock the DOOM Terminator 2 Easter Egg

How to Unlock the DOOM Terminator 2 Easter Egg

Publisher Bethesda’s and developer id Software’s brutal first-person shooter, DOOM, contains a Terminator 2 Easter egg that references a particular point in the film. Now that DOOM has officially rel...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
DOOM Review

DOOM Review

The rebooted take on DOOM is a visually impressive and chaotically-paced affair that stands out amongst a sea of other FPS titles, but it’s not without its monotonous moments. As one of the most ador...

By Riley Little on 30 November -1
Doom Guide: How to Beat the Cyberdemon Boss Fight

Doom Guide: How to Beat the Cyberdemon Boss Fight

One of the tougher boss fights in the DOOM reboot is the battle against the Cyberdemon located in the Lazarus Labs level of the game. Use this guide to defeat him. The new DOOM game from Bethesda a...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
DOOM Guide: How to Unlock the Classic DOOM Levels

DOOM Guide: How to Unlock the Classic DOOM Levels

For those fans who wish to know how it’s possible to unlock classic DOOM levels in id Software’s fast-paced first-person shooter, follow along with our guide. Ever since Bethesda’s and id Software’...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
DOOM Player Beats Hardest Difficulty Without Dying

DOOM Player Beats Hardest Difficulty Without Dying

An extremely skilled DOOM player takes on id Software’s exceptionally difficult first-person shooter, and ends up beating the game on the hardest difficulty without dying. It’s been one week since ...

By Alexander Pan on 30 November -1