News items tagged with doom

Doom Eternal Won't Have Deathmatch Multiplayer Modes

Doom Eternal Won't Have Deathmatch Multiplayer Modes

Doom Eternal executive producer Marty Stratton discusses the game’s new Battlemode multiplayer mode and reveals why it won’t have traditional deathmatch.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2019
Rumor: Next Mortal Kombat 11 DLC is Doom Slayer

Rumor: Next Mortal Kombat 11 DLC is Doom Slayer

Thanks to the Doom Eternal BattleMode trailer at E3 2019, some Mortal Kombat 11 enthusiasts now believe that Doom Slayer is the next MK11 DLC guest fighter.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2019
Nintendo Switch E3 2019 Sale Offers Discounts Up to 50%

Nintendo Switch E3 2019 Sale Offers Discounts Up to 50%

Nintendo launches its own E3 2019 sale featuring both Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS digital games discounted up to 50%, including Super Mario Odyssey.

By Rory Young on 21 June 2019
Doom Eternal Adds Unique BattleMode Multiplayer Feature

Doom Eternal Adds Unique BattleMode Multiplayer Feature

As part of its E3 2019 press conference, Bethesda reveals BattleMode for Doom Eternal, bringing new PvP mechanics into the fan favorite demon killing game.

By Derek Nichols on 21 June 2019
DOOM Eternal Gets New Gameplay Trailer, Release Date

DOOM Eternal Gets New Gameplay Trailer, Release Date

Bethesda releases a new trailer and release date for DOOM Eternal, the highly anticipated successor to the heavy metal 2016 reboot of the beloved gaming franchise.

By Cameron Corliss on 21 June 2019
Doom Co-Creator John Romero Made Unofficial Doom Mod

Doom Co-Creator John Romero Made Unofficial Doom Mod

John Romero unveils a new unofficial mod for the original Doom called Sigil, adding 9 brand new levels to the game intended to give even hardcore players a challenge.

By Sarah Fields on 21 May 2019
Amazon Offering Great Deals on Major Switch Games

Amazon Offering Great Deals on Major Switch Games

Online retail giant Amazon is currently offering some seriously great deals on games related to the Nintendo Switch such as Breath of the Wild, Smash Ultimate, and more.

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 April 2019
Doom Team Responds To Doom: Annihilation Trailer

Doom Team Responds To Doom: Annihilation Trailer

The team behind DOOM Eternal responds to the backlash surrounding the trailer of DOOM: Annihilation, a new Universal 1440 Entertainment movie based on the franchise.

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 March 2019
Doom Eternal Announced for Google Stadia

Doom Eternal Announced for Google Stadia

At the announcement of the Google Stadia game-streaming platform, id Software announces that its upcoming franchise installment, DOOM Eternal, will be on the service.

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 March 2019
Roomba Plugin Allows Robot Vacuum To Create DOOM Levels

Roomba Plugin Allows Robot Vacuum To Create DOOM Levels

A new plugin for the original DOOM by Rich Whitehouse, an industry veteran, allows users to create levels by using maps generated by ROOMBA robotic vacuums.

By Cameron Corliss on 21 December 2018
DOOM Eternal Will Have Story DLC

DOOM Eternal Will Have Story DLC

DOOM Eternal game director, Marty Stratton, reveals at QuakeCon 2018 that the developers will focus on delivering more single-player campaign DLC for the new game.

By Janine Engelbrecht on 21 August 2018
DOOM Eternal Shows Off New Gameplay

DOOM Eternal Shows Off New Gameplay

Bethesda has finally shown off some demon-squashing new gameplay of their upcoming sequel to the 2016 DOOM reboot, DOOM Eternal, which appears to be even faster than the original.

By Cameron Corliss on 21 August 2018
DOOM Eternal Gameplay to Debut Next Week

DOOM Eternal Gameplay to Debut Next Week

Bethesda and id Software officially announce that the gameplay premiere for forthcoming shooter DOOM Eternal will debut next week during QuakeCon 2018.

By Kyle Sledge on 09 August 2018
Doom Eternal PvP Multiplayer Mode to Replace SnapMap

Doom Eternal PvP Multiplayer Mode to Replace SnapMap

More details surface regarding upcoming title Doom Eternal, some of which that state the game will be replacing the SnapMap feature with new multiplayer modes.

By A.J. Plautz on 09 August 2018
Doom Eternal Announced at E3 2018 With Gory Trailer

Doom Eternal Announced at E3 2018 With Gory Trailer

At its E3 2018 press conference, Bethesda and id Software announce Doom Eternal, a sequel to the 2016 Doom reboot, with an over-the-top and gory cinematic trailer.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2018
Watch The Bethesda E3 2018 Press Conference Stream

Watch The Bethesda E3 2018 Press Conference Stream

Watch the live stream of Bethesda’s E3 2018 press conference right here to see the latest news on Fallout 76, Rage 2, and any other surprises that are on the way.

By Denny Connolly on 21 July 2018
DOOM, Wolfenstein 2 Switch Dev Says 'Major' Port Coming

DOOM, Wolfenstein 2 Switch Dev Says 'Major' Port Coming

During a recent interview, the Development Director of Panic Button Games confirms that a new, “major” port will be announced soon.

By Michael Cottuli on 21 July 2018
Best Deals From The QuakeCon 2018 Steam Sale

Best Deals From The QuakeCon 2018 Steam Sale

Steam offers huge discounts on games published by Bethesda in celebration of the QuakeCon 2018 convention, which is taking place in Texas this weekend.

By Janine Engelbrecht on 21 July 2018
Doom Mod Adds Overwatch Weapons to Classic Game

Doom Mod Adds Overwatch Weapons to Classic Game

One fan of id Software’s classic Doom and Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch makes a mod adding some of the latter’s weapons into the former first-person shooter.

By Kyle Sledge on 09 June 2018
New Doom Movie in the Works at Universal

New Doom Movie in the Works at Universal

Actress Nina Bergman takes to Twitter to reveal that she has signed on to star in an upcoming Doom film reboot that is in development at Universal Studios.

By John Jacques on 09 June 2018
Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Game Rant is giving away a Nintendo Switch holiday package, which consists of four Switch games and one amiibo from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild series.

By Dalton Cooper on 27 May 2018
Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

id Software confirms that FPS fans will only have to wait a few more weeks before they can get their hands on Doom for the Nintendo Switch, and start slaying demons on the go.

By Brad Jones on 17 March 2018
13 Games that Started Out Completely Different

13 Games that Started Out Completely Different

Sometimes a game starts out as something completely different than its final product. Here are 13 notable video games that started out as completely different projects.

By Dalton Cooper on 10 March 2018
Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

The DOOM Nintendo Switch release date appears to leak via a retail listing, suggesting that fans will be able to play the game on the console by Christmas.

By Jasmine Henry on 22 December 2017
Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo reveals that both DOOM and Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus will be arriving for its Switch console, exciting fans of the two blockbuster shooters.

By Riley Little on 05 September 2017
Doom Multiplayer on Switch is a Separate Download

Doom Multiplayer on Switch is a Separate Download

According to Bethesda, the newly announced Doom port coming to the Nintendo Switch will require players to download a separate update to play multiplayer.

By Dalton Cooper on 04 September 2017
Doom Mod with Crash Bandicoot is Stuff of Nightmares

Doom Mod with Crash Bandicoot is Stuff of Nightmares

Modder Jaxxoon R creates a mod for the original Doom on PC that replaces every enemy in the game with a terrifying representation of the Crash Bandicoot ‘Whoa!’ meme.

By Dalton Cooper on 05 August 2017
Fallout 4 VR, DOOM VFR, Skyrim VR Release Dates

Fallout 4 VR, DOOM VFR, Skyrim VR Release Dates

The publisher and developer Bethesda officially announces the release dates for the three titles Fallout 4 VR, DOOM VFR, and Skyrim VR ahead of its annual QuakeCon event.

By Kyle Sledge on 05 August 2017
Big Bethesda PC Sale Brings Skyrim, Doom, and More

Big Bethesda PC Sale Brings Skyrim, Doom, and More

The giant Bethesda PC game sale brings recent releases like 40% off ESO Morrowind, 50% off Prey, 60% off Dishonored 2, and everything in Elder Scrolls on sale.

By Dealzon on 04 August 2017
Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Microsoft’s annual Shocktober Sales event is currently underway, scaring up major discounts for any brave gamers looking for a good fright this Halloween.

By Curt Hutson on 21 July 2017
Wolfenstein, The Evil Within Available for $4

Wolfenstein, The Evil Within Available for $4

Can’t get enough PC games for cheap? GMG is offering $4 Wolfenstein, Evil Within, and $12 Doom in a thousand title strong 24-hour sales event for PC gamers.

By Dealzon on 15 July 2017
DOOM Free to Play This Weekend on Xbox One

DOOM Free to Play This Weekend on Xbox One

DOOM announces a free weekend for Xbox One, giving players full access to multiplayer, a new low price for those who want to keep playing afterwards, and all DLC at no cost.

By Mark Knapp on 10 July 2017
Doom Protagonist Identity Revealed by John Romero

Doom Protagonist Identity Revealed by John Romero

The actual identity of the original Doomguy from iconic FPS Doom is finally revealed, after designer John Romero talks about the development of the game.

By Rob Gordon on 10 July 2017
DOOM VFR Revealed at Bethesda E3 Press Conference

DOOM VFR Revealed at Bethesda E3 Press Conference

Bethesda’s E3 showcase unveils Doom VFR, a virtual reality title set to arrive for HTC Vive and PlayStation VR that brings the demon-hunting of DOOM to the VR crowd.

By Rob Gordon on 12 June 2017
Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

Sony reveals major new deals and discounts on PS4 Pro consoles for December, with PlayStation VR headset bundles also being given a massive price cut.

By Jasmine Henry on 09 June 2017
Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

The Nintendo Switch is on track to surpass the Wii U’s lifetime sales in just one year. Here is why Nintendo’s new console is succeeding where the Wii U failed.

By Dalton Cooper on 09 June 2017
Doom Mod Pokes Fun at Loot Box Controversy

Doom Mod Pokes Fun at Loot Box Controversy

A new mod for classic shooter Doom makes fun of the recent loot box controversy by limiting the amount of fun a player can have while battling the demons of hell.

By Anthony Taormina on 09 June 2017
Fan-made Castlevania Lets You Play In First-Person

Fan-made Castlevania Lets You Play In First-Person

With no new Castlevania in sight, one fan of the series took it upon himself to create Castlevania: Simon’s Destiny, a first-person remake of the original NES title.

By Curt Hutson on 27 May 2017
DOOM Directors Talk Potential Sequel Ideas

DOOM Directors Talk Potential Sequel Ideas

id Software’s Hugo Martin and Marty Stratton discuss possible sequels for the fast-paced FPS DOOM, and reflect on what elements made the reboot that replaced Doom 4 so special.

By AJ Caulfield on 17 February 2017
Bethesda PC Sale: Dishonored 2 and Skyrim Discounts

Bethesda PC Sale: Dishonored 2 and Skyrim Discounts

A Bethesda-themed PC sale brings with it new historic low prices on the likes of Dishonored 2, The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim Special Edition and more this weekend.

By Dealzon on 16 February 2017
GR Pick: DOOM Played Using a Porsche as the Controller

GR Pick: DOOM Played Using a Porsche as the Controller

A fan uploads footage of himself playing the classic version of id Software’s Doom in a Porsche 911, while using the actual car itself as the controller.

By Kyle Sledge on 10 February 2017
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 07 January 2017
Second Week of Xbox Live Countdown Sales Begins

Second Week of Xbox Live Countdown Sales Begins

The second week of the Xbox Live Countdown sale starts, offering up deals on high-profile titles such as Watch Dogs 2, Overwatch, and DOOM for interested gamers.

By Rob Gordon on 19 December 2016
DOOM Bloodfall DLC Pack Adds New Maps and Other Items

DOOM Bloodfall DLC Pack Adds New Maps and Other Items

Bethesda releases a launch trailer alongside an announcement that the third and final premium DLC pack called Bloodfall is available now for DOOM players.

By Derek Nichols on 18 December 2016
Amazon Reveals Best Selling Games for 2016

Amazon Reveals Best Selling Games for 2016

Amazon reveals its top selling games and consoles of 2016, Pokemon Sun and Moon for 3DS lead the list while Final Fantasy 15 follows closely on third place.

By F. O'Sullivan on 16 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 14 December 2016
id Software Explains Why Doom 4 Was Canceled

id Software Explains Why Doom 4 Was Canceled

id Software designer Kevin Cloud and producer Marty Stratton discuss Doom 4, revealing why the long-in-development game was cancelled in favor of the Doom reboot.

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2016
DOOM Gameplay Trailer Reveals Content In Free Update 5

DOOM Gameplay Trailer Reveals Content In Free Update 5

A brand new gameplay trailer for DOOM reveals new details on what’s included in Free Update 5 and teases the third and final paid content pack known as Bloodfall.

By Derek Nichols on 03 December 2016
The 10 Best Video Game Trailers of 2016

The 10 Best Video Game Trailers of 2016

This year has been full of amazing video game announcement, gameplay, and cinematic trailers. Here is Game Rant’s Top 10 Best Video Game Trailers of 2016.

By Boston Blake on 02 December 2016
Check Out GameStop's Cyber Monday 2016 Deals

Check Out GameStop's Cyber Monday 2016 Deals

GameStop reveals its Cyber Monday 2016 deals, which include discounts on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One S console bundles, along with deals on new and pre-owned games.

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2016
Doom Roguelike Threatened With Legal Action

Doom Roguelike Threatened With Legal Action

DoomRL, which puts a roguelike spin on the classic FPS Doom, is threatened with legal action from Zenimax Media over the use of Zenimax-owned trademarks.

By Rob Gordon on 19 November 2016
Opinion: Video Game Reboots Aren't A Bad Idea

Opinion: Video Game Reboots Aren't A Bad Idea

With the release of a number of well-received video game reboots in the last few years, one writer looks at why rebooting older games and franchises can be a good thing.

By Alexander Pan on 10 November 2016
10 Best Video Game Reboots

10 Best Video Game Reboots

With so many new takes on well known and popular gaming franchises arriving as of late, we’ve put together a list of the 10 titles that have done video game reboots right.

By Riley Little on 10 November 2016
'The King' Trailer Brings PS4 Exclusives to Life

'The King' Trailer Brings PS4 Exclusives to Life

Sony releases an exciting new commercial for its PlayStation 4 system, featuring appearances by characters from upcoming PS4 exclusives like God of War and Spider-Man.

By Dalton Cooper on 10 November 2016
Skyrim, Fallout and DOOM Pinball Coming Soon

Skyrim, Fallout and DOOM Pinball Coming Soon

Zen Studios, in partnership with Bethesda, is planning on releasing three pinball tables based on The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Fallout, and Doom in December.

By Rory Young 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.

By Derek Nichols on 23 September 2016
10 Most Controversial Video Games Ever

10 Most Controversial Video Games Ever

Featuring games like Bully, Grand Theft Auto, and South Park: The Stick of Truth, Game Rant names the 10 most controversial video games produced to date.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 August 2016
DOOM Premium DLC Pack Detailed In New Trailer

DOOM Premium DLC Pack Detailed In New Trailer

A new QuakeCon trailer for DOOM not only reveals all of the content within the first premium DLC known as Unto the Evil, but also that it’s available for download now. The annual QuakeCon e...

By Derek Nichols on 24 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 with the launch of Free Update 2 tomorrow and Season Pass DLC ‘Unto the Evil’ next week.

By Rory Young on 23 July 2016
The Game Awards 2016 Winners List

The Game Awards 2016 Winners List

Host Geoff Keighley presents The Game Awards 2016 live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. Find out which games took home the top prizes!

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2016
The Game Awards 2016 Xbox One Nominee Sale

The Game Awards 2016 Xbox One Nominee Sale

In celebration of The Game Awards 2016, Microsoft is hosting a sale featuring each of the titles to be nominated including Doom, Dark Souls III and Battlefield 1.

By Rory Young on 19 July 2016
Overwatch and Inside Head Up GDC 2017 Award Nominations

Overwatch and Inside Head Up GDC 2017 Award Nominations

The full list of nominations for the GDC 2017 Choice Awards is announced, with Overwatch and Inside up for Game of the Year, as well as many other categories.

By Rob Gordon on 13 July 2016
DOOM's BFG Gets 3D Printed as Life-Sized Replica

DOOM's BFG Gets 3D Printed as Life-Sized Replica

3D printing company MyMiniFactory collaborates with game developer Bethesda to create a life-sized replica of the BFG from the first-person shooter DOOM. As many fans will attest, DOOM is u...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 July 2016
The Game Awards 2016 Nominees Announced

The Game Awards 2016 Nominees Announced

The nominations for The Game Awards 2016 are in, with Naughty Dog’s Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End nominated for eight awards in total, including Game of the Year.

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2016
Doom and Fallout 4 Sale: Up to 60% Off for Steam Copies

Doom and Fallout 4 Sale: Up to 60% Off for Steam Copies

Doom and Fallout 4 are hitting all-time low prices for the PC in GMG’s weekend Bethesda sale. GMG kept quiet with its discounts through last week’s Steam Summer sale, but now that Steam’s d...

By Dealzon on 23 June 2016
Play the First Level of Doom Free This Week

Play the First Level of Doom Free This Week

During Bethesda’s E3 2016 press conference, Pete Hines announces that gamers can play the first level of Doom for free on PS4, Xbox One, and PC for one week.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 June 2016
DOOM Update to Add Classic Aiming and Photo Mode

DOOM Update to Add Classic Aiming and Photo Mode

Bethesda and id Software reveal that a forthcoming update for the first-person shooter DOOM provides the game with a classic aiming option and photo mode.

By Kyle Sledge on 23 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.

By Kyle Sledge on 23 June 2016
Fallout 4 Will Be Released in 2017 on HTC Vive

Fallout 4 Will Be Released in 2017 on HTC Vive

Bethesda officially announces that Fallout 4 in its entirety will be released for the HTC Vive virtual reality headset, along with a Doom virtual tour of hell. Chances are by this point mos...

By Sarah Fields on 15 June 2016
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 21 November 2015