DOOM 4

Doom's superb campaign makes up for underwhelming multiplayer in id Software's remarkable comeback.

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Key events

21st May 2016

Face-Off: Doom

17th May 2016

Doom review

24th January 2012

QuakeCon 2012 dates announced

28th January 2011

QuakeCon 2011 dates announced

8th May 2008

DOOM 4 announced

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FeatureHow a lifelong diet of games influenced The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

"I went to video games and did not realise I was doing it!"

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FeatureAn ode to video game doors

Walking you through the doors of Doom, Dark Souls and more.

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FeatureThe road to video game hell

Sightseeing in the abyss.

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Oh hell, Bethesda just announced Doom Eternal

But we'll have to wait for a demon-stration.

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Digital FoundryDoom's new 4K patch analysed on Xbox One X and PS4 Pro

Image quality improves, but what about performance?

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Doom secrets, collectibles guide: Where to find all hidden secrets, plus Doom Switch differences explained

Where to find all those hidden objects, whether on PC, console or Switch.

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Doom on Switch won't have SnapMap level editor

Multiplayer to be downloaded separately due to cartridge size limitations.

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Doom's paid DLC is now free for everyone

Major multiplayer changes ensue, free weekend incoming.

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Feature2016: The year that time remembered

Sometimes I think gravity is a pity.

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Doom's final multiplayer DLC Bloodfall is out now

Lets you transform into a Pinky.

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FeatureThe year single-player shooters reclaimed their former glory

How Doom, Titanfall 2 and Devil Daggers transformed a dying art.

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Here's what Doom looked like when it was called Doom 4

"It was more about the global impact of a hellish invasion."

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DoomRL roguelike attracts eye of Zenimax, may be shut down

Blessing in disguise for successor Jupiter Hell?

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FeatureDoom's new Arcade Mode is Doom at its very best

How a free update transforms a brief campaign into an endlessly enjoyable hobby.

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Doom's new multiplayer DLC lets you play as a Cacodemon

Hell Followed launches today, adding three new maps and a new weapon.

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Brutal Doom 64 mod will launch next week

Adds new lighting, gore, animations, enemies and more.

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Doom's free update today adds a score-attack Arcade mode

Along with new multiplayer modes and SnapMap features. Paid DLC due next week.

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Doom 2 modder spends 300 hours making a three-hour level

"It had to to live up to the idea I'd been carrying around for so many years."

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Surprise! Doom's Unto the Evil DLC is now available

New trailer reveals add-on maps and weapons.

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Doom paid DLC dated, and Free Update 2 and double XP this weekend

Coincidence that BFG launches in cinemas this week?

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Digital FoundryTech Interview: Doom

How id software created the best-looking 60fps game of the generation so far.

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Digital FoundryDoom's Vulkan patch is a PC performance game-changer

Digital Foundry tests the update and talks tech with id software.

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Brutal Doom adds weapons from 2016 Doom

And lets you dual-wield them.

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Someone finished Doom's insane permadeath mode without any upgrades

No runes, argent cells, Praetor suit or weapon enhancements.

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Doom update adds Photo Mode this Thursday

Reposition your guns to the screen's center, oldschool-style.

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The truth about Doom's "ProTip" meme

“To defeat the Cyberdemon, shoot at it until it dies."

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Featureid takes back control of Doom's broken multiplayer on PC

Missing features, rampant cheating and more - what id's doing in response to Doom's troubled MP.

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PodcastThe Eurogamer Podcast - Overwatch, Doom and Total War: Warhammer

This is a really good week to talk about video games.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Doom

A reinvigorated id software presents a multi-platform tech masterpiece.

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Speedrunner sets new world record for Doom... 3?!

Sprints through campaign in under 65 minutes.

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Doom speedruns have already gotten under 90 minutes

UPDATE: Nightmare mode run comes in at 102 minutes.

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The new Doom campaign turns around Steam user reviews

After negative reaction to multiplayer open beta.

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RecommendedDoom review

Get your ass to Mars.

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FeatureThe Doom campaign is actually pretty good

Thoughts on the wonky but hectic and surprisingly subtle story mode.

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Here's what Doom's single-player campaign looks like

Hold dozens of weapons at once, no reloading.

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Doom beta on PS4 and Xbox One

UPDATE: id Software confirms dynamic resolution scaling on both console versions.

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Doom details its four playable demons

Power weapons and power-ups revealed too.

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Doom's six multiplayer modes revealed

New trailer teases snippets of each.

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Doom closed beta begins later this month

New multiplayer trailer released.

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Vote on Doom's alternate box art

UPDATE: The best cover won.

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Doom details King of the Hill-like mode Warpath

Single-use Hack Modules explained.

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The new Doom comes out in May

100 collector's edition revealed.

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Doom multiplayer closed alpha sign-ups now available

It's not the Wolfenstein pre-order beta.

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Feature22 years on, Doom retains the ability to shock

As does its reboot. Keith Stuart looks at the lasting appeal of id's formula

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VideoVideo: All the Fallout from Bethesda's conference, and more

Aoife and Johnny dissect the news from last night's show.

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Bethesda reveals first Doom gameplay

Single-player, multiplayer and map creation tool shown off.

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A (very) brief look at the new Doom

Game set for E3 reveal.

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Unseen original Doom art

Released on game's 21st birthday.

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Romero reveals unseen Doom art on game's 21st birthday

And some very 1990s team photographs.

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Doom 4 is an oldschool reboot, just called Doom

Has double jumping, more melee combat and no regenerating health.

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Doom beta for PC, PS4 and Xbox One only

Still no word when it begins, though.

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id creative director Matt Hooper joins Oculus Rift

Ex-Doom 4 developer in virtual reality.

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John Carmack joins Oculus as chief technology officer

But he's still at id Software in some capacity.

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Carmack says next generation is "anyone's game"

Praises Sony, doesn't like Kinect, appalled that people are targeting 30fps not 60, says digital future is inevitable.

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id Software: Doom 4 will be "done when it's done"

Doom 3 BFG Edition trailer is set in hell, but looks heavenly.

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Bethesda still intends for Rage to be a big franchise

But remains quiet on Doom 4, Prey 2 and Wii U.

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id Software responds to Doom 4 art leak

"When we officially show things, fans will be happy."

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More Doom 4 art surfaces - report

Character models and game environments sighted.

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Doom 4 concept art leaks - report

Bethesda again denies game has been cancelled.

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QuakeCon 2012 dates announced

Will Doom 4 get its first public airing?

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Bethesda suspends Doom 4 - rumour

Bethesda responds: it's "complete bo****ks".

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Carmack: games "reduce aggression"

Doom creator sees shooters as "cathartic".

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QuakeCon forums hacked

You know the drill.

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Carmack keynote confirmed for QuakeCon

No mention of Doom 4 on game list.

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Rage team to move onto Doom 4

Rage 2 likely "cross-generational".

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Doom fans "will be happy" with Doom 4

Won't be a "re-skinned" Rage, id says.

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id happy taking years to make games

18-month dev cycle not for Doom, Rage dev.

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Carmack: id graphics next-gen ready

No need to "radically rework" architecture.

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QuakeCon 2011 dates announced

Bethesda, id Software bonanza.

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Doom 4 dev: 3D needs more time

id: "3D TVs are f***ing expensive."

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Hollenshead: No Doom 4 at QuakeCon

But it will "absolutely blow you away".

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New id game revealed tonight

Doom 4 not a million miles away.

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Carmack receiving GDC Lifetime Award

Event praises "monumental influence".

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More on Doom 4 at QuakeCon 2010

"You're gonna love it," reckons Hollenshead.

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Hollenshead: Doom 4 "not a sequel"

And it's not a reboot either. Hrm.

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Doom 4 may leverage Quake Live system

But it's primarily a single-player game.

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FeatureJohn Carmack's QuakeCon Keynote

All the highlights. Voxelising is the future, you know.

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Doom 4 "three times" Rage visual quality

At 30 frames-per-second, says Carmack.

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Todd Hollenshead defends Doom III

People slating it "get no credibility".

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DOOM 4 announced

id Software staffing up.