News items tagged with doom

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. Over the course of 2016, a huge number...

By Rob Gordon on 24 June 2018
DOOM, Wolfenstein 2 Switch Dev Says 'Major' Port Coming

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

The company behind the Nintendo Switch ports of DOOM and Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus are currently working on a new “major” port, according to an interview with Variety. As Panic Button Games, th...

By Michael Cottuli on 23 June 2018
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. Over the last couple of years, The Ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2018
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. The Game Awards wouldn’t be half...

By Rory Young on 21 June 2018
Doom Protagonist Identity Revealed by John Romero

Doom Protagonist Identity Revealed by John Romero

In spite of his lack of dialogue, Doomguy from the original Doom has certainly gone down as one of the most important lead characters in video game history. After all, the title itself is one of th...

By Rob Gordon on 20 June 2018
Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Once again, Microsoft is getting into the spirit of the holiday and holding another Shocktober sale in its Xbox Store. Xbox Live Gold and Silver members will find a tremendous amount of discounts o...

By Curt Hutson on 19 June 2018
Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Despite the massive success of the Wii, Nintendo was struggling to sell consumers on the Wii U, and that, combined with a slow start for the 3DS, saw it take financial losses for the first time in...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2018
Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo’s latest Direct presentation brought with it a number of nice surprises and updates on some of the most anticipated titles arriving for the console in the near future. While a large portio...

By Riley Little on 18 June 2018
Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

The PS4 may have just had one of its biggest Black Fridays ever, but that doesn’t mean that platform holder Sony is slowing down with the deals. Today, the company announced even more discounts on...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 June 2018
Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Last month’s Nintendo Direct broadcast brought some good news for gamers looking forward to a top-tier FPS to play on their Switch, as it was confirmed that Doom would be heading to the console bef...

By Brad Jones on 17 June 2018
Doom Mod Adds Overwatch Weapons to Classic Game

Doom Mod Adds Overwatch Weapons to Classic Game

Despite the fact that id Software’s original Doom released way back in 1993, the title is still being enjoyed by myriad fans today, and there are also plenty of folks out there hard at work making...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 June 2018
Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

One of the surprise announcements from last week’s Nintendo Direct livestream was that DOOM would be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The first-person shooter’s publisher, Bethesda, confirmed that th...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 June 2018
Doom Mod with Crash Bandicoot is Stuff of Nightmares

Doom Mod with Crash Bandicoot is Stuff of Nightmares

Crash Bandicoot has enjoyed a resurgence in popularity lately, thanks to Doom, but without animation. Jaxxoon R decided to add an animated Crash to the mod, and he also went a step further by repla...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 June 2018
Fan-made Castlevania Lets You Play In First-Person

Fan-made Castlevania Lets You Play In First-Person

There is a distinct lack of Castlevania games these days, as Konami seems to have all but abandoned the beloved vampire slaying series. When game companies aren’t producing the games they want, tho...

By Curt Hutson on 15 June 2018
Doom Eternal Announced at E3 2018 With Gory Trailer

Doom Eternal Announced at E3 2018 With Gory Trailer

Unfortunately for Bethesda, some of its E3 2018 surprises were leaked ahead of time, with Rage 2 prematurely revealed by Walmart Canada. However, as promised, the company still had some surprises f...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 June 2018
Watch The Bethesda E3 2018 Press Conference Stream

Watch The Bethesda E3 2018 Press Conference Stream

If you’re a fan of Bethesda, we hope you are also a fan of late nights. Bethesda may be newer to the world of big E3 press conferences, but in the last few years the company has developed a reputat...

By Denny Connolly on 13 June 2018
Big Bethesda PC Sale Brings Skyrim, Doom, and More

Big Bethesda PC Sale Brings Skyrim, Doom, and More

It’s Fus Ro Deals galore on Bethesda titles this weekend at digital retailers across the web. Prices on The Elder Scrolls titles and much more games are significantly cheaper than they were during...

By Dealzon on 13 June 2018
Wolfenstein, The Evil Within Available for $4

Wolfenstein, The Evil Within Available for $4

Green Man Gaming wants you to take a stab at their Summer Sale 2017 as it comes to an end. It’s now a big “last chance” sale for the remaining hours it continues to run. As a “last chance” sale, GM...

By Dealzon on 12 June 2018
Doom Multiplayer on Switch is a Separate Download

Doom Multiplayer on Switch is a Separate Download

Yesterday during a surprisingly robust Nintendo Direct, a port of the 2016 FPS hit Doom was announced for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo Switch owners are likely happy that more third-party games ar...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 June 2018
Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Game Rant is back with another giveaway, and this contest is open to EVERYONE. For this contest we have an ultimate gamer giveaway that includes four Nintendo Switch games and an amiibo from The Le...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 June 2018
Doom Mod Pokes Fun at Loot Box Controversy

Doom Mod Pokes Fun at Loot Box Controversy

Over the last few weeks, publisher Electronic Arts and developer DICE have taken a beating for their implementation of loot boxes and microtransactions in Star Wars Battlefront 2. No matter where g...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 June 2018
13 Games that Started Out Completely Different

13 Games that Started Out Completely Different

A lot can happen during game development. Certain gameplay features may turn out duller than expected. Story beats may not work as the developers envisioned. New ideas may come about that force de...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2018
DOOM Free to Play This Weekend on Xbox One

DOOM Free to Play This Weekend on Xbox One

Xbox One owners looking to check out DOOM, 2016’s entry into the first-person shooter franchise, have the chance to do so for free this weekend. DOOM is currently free to try until July 24th at 9:0...

By Mark Knapp on 02 June 2018
Fallout 4 VR, DOOM VFR, Skyrim VR Release Dates

Fallout 4 VR, DOOM VFR, Skyrim VR Release Dates

While gamescom 2017 has been host to several substantial reveals – Final Fantasy 15‘s director teasing a Nintendo Switch version is an exciting prospect for many, for example – Bethesda has decide...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 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 12 April 2018
DOOM VFR Revealed at Bethesda E3 Press Conference

DOOM VFR Revealed at Bethesda E3 Press Conference

Bethesda’s E3 2017 showcase was being watched by fans around the world, hoping for some tantalizing new releases from the acclaimed publisher. The showcase itself pulled something interesting out o...

By Rob Gordon on 11 April 2018
Bethesda Announces E3 Plans for Fallout 4

Bethesda Announces E3 Plans for Fallout 4

With the announcement of Fallout 4, Bethesda’s presence at E3 is now probably the most highly anticipated conference to take place during the event. Fans can’t wait to learn more about the game t...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
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. With the chaos of the Black Frida...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 February 2018
'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. Ever since the days of the or...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 February 2018
DOOM Directors Talk Potential Sequel Ideas

DOOM Directors Talk Potential Sequel Ideas

The history behind 2016’s first-person shooter title DOOM has been quite a long and winding one, as it originally began as the id Software-helmed Doom 4, the intended latest follow-up in the popula...

By AJ Caulfield on 03 February 2018
Huge Doom Update Adds Arcade Mode

Huge Doom Update Adds Arcade Mode

Bethesda releases another update for DOOM, this time bringing an Arcade Mode to players alongside a wealth of other features, including new multiplayer match types. Although it may have flown in th...

By Rob Gordon on 29 January 2018
Walmart Black Friday Ad Offers Deep Discounts on Games

Walmart Black Friday Ad Offers Deep Discounts on Games

Walmart reveals its Black Friday 2016 ad, which includes significant discounts for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles, controllers, headsets and video games. For holiday shoppers, nothing beats th...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 January 2018
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. Like it or not, most of mainstream...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 January 2018
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. Given the role of Doom as one of the most...

By Rob Gordon on 20 January 2018
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. As one of the world’s largest entertainment...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 January 2018
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 undoubted...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 January 2018
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 event kic...

By Derek Nichols on 08 January 2018
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. Video game developer and DOOM‘s publisher...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 January 2018
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 08 January 2018
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. E3 press conferences are usually spent...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 January 2018
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 discounts...

By Dealzon on 08 January 2018
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 getting...

By Derek Nichols on 08 January 2018
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 came out,...

By Rory Young on 08 January 2018
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, it would...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 January 2018
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 most gamers...

By Sarah Fields on 05 January 2018
Opinion: Video Game Reboots Aren't A Bad Idea

Opinion: Video Game Reboots Aren't A Bad Idea

Hollywood has developed an unhealthy penchant for rebooting or remaking movies at the drop of a coin in the past few years, so much so that the word “reboot” has become almost synonymous with “sub-...

By Alexander Pan on 02 January 2018
10 Best Video Game Reboots

10 Best Video Game Reboots

It’s no secret that video game reboots have been a major part of the industry in recent years. Indeed, reboots are an essential aspect of the gaming landscape nowadays, but the best part is that th...

By Riley Little on 02 January 2018