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  1. Five old gaming gems that are worth revisitingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... hankering after bad resolutions and linear game systems. And there, like an old flame that never quite went out, sits DOOM . DOOM is my sure thing, my 3am booty call, my Wimpy breakfast after a night of bad decisions. Now I know you're rolling your ...


  2. Take A Closer Look At The Backgrounds In Star WarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kotaku

    Nick Hiatt is a concept artist and matte painter who has got to work on some of the biggest and best stuff of the last few years, from Force Awakens to Destiny to Game of Thrones to Doom . That's why there are a lot of screencaps of Star Wars: Episode VII here, because Nick got to paint the backgrounds in each of them.


  3. Amazon Prime Day 2017 Video Game Deals Driven by Nintendo Switch SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... isle have been limited. Amazon advertised in the Prime Day deals list $279 Xbox One Bundles and 50% discount on the DOOM game. July is usually not a time consumers are interested that much in video games. This year is different though. The Nintendo ...


  4. Is Bethesda's reviews policy really harming game sales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 |

    ... this unusual policy has had. "The data suggests that although the lack of reviews may have had a negative impact on Doom's week one, the sales were merely delayed" Let's begin with Doom. In the UK, the boxed version of the shooter suffered a poor ...


  5. 'Farpoint' review: Proof that first-person shooters can work in VRRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Boy Genius

    ... It wouldn't stand up on its own as standard 3D shooter trying to compete with the likes of Call of Duty , Titanfall or Doom , but it could chart a path forward for first-person VR shooters. Farpoint is something to build off of, but it's also a ...


  6. ZeniMax sues Samsung over VR technology - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | CNET

    ZeniMax, parent company of hit games such as Doom, Quake and Fallout , has filed a lawsuit against Samsung over its Gear VR headset. The lawsuit, coming on the heels of ZeniMax's $500 million judgment against Facebook's Oculus, alleges Samsung profited from technology developed by ZeniMax and misappropriated by Oculus CTO John Carmack.


  7. 5 design lessons 90s-style shooter Strafe cribs from classic gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Gamasutra

    Pixel Titans ' new game Strafe wears its inspirations on its sleeve. It hearkens back to the mid-1990s era when PC game fans were racing around in cool shooters like Doom and Quake , and store shelves were full of knock offs of Doom or Quake , and eager young modders dreamed of becoming a game impresario and driving their own cherry red Ferraris to their palatial studio offices.


  8. PlayStation Store has great deals on Doom, Mirror's Edge, No Man's Sky and XCOM 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Polygon

    ... well as some aggressive discounts on previously free PlayStation Plus titles you may have missed. Topping the list is Doom , marked down by two thirds to $19.79 . The buttery smooth throwback shooter was Polygon's Game of the Year in 2016. Also on ...


  9. Duke Nukem 3D is remembered, and loved, for the wrong thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Polygon

    ... but it had nothing to do with why the game was so great. Those guns are what transformed what might have been a wannabe Doom -like into something that became one of the best-remembered games in history. It wasn't enough to kill your enemies - or ...


  10. Prey Shows That Bethesda's Review Policy Is Even Bad For BethesdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Kotaku

    ... to the dismay of critics everywhere, Bethesda's marketing team has refused to send out early codes for their games. For Doom , Dishonored 2 , and now Prey , Bethesda has provided review copies less than 24 hours in advance, giving reviewers little ...


  11. Help build me a GTX 1080 build for $2500AUD2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 6 | Tom's Hardware

    ... Battlegrounds, Arma 3 and some singleplayer games like Batman Arkham Knight (which I can't run on my craptop), Doom, The Witcher 3, and Resident Evil 7. I would also like to be able to run future games for the next little while so I won't have to ...


  12. The World Video Game Hall of Fame 2017 InducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Slashdot

    ... Fighter II . These four titles join the inaugural 2015 class , which included Pong, Pac-Man, Super Mario Bros., Tetris, Doom and World of Warcraft, and the 2016 class which included Grand Theft Auto 3, The Legend of Zelda, The Oregon Trail, The ...


  13. Tom Hall: 5 key design lessons I learned directing Wolfenstein 3DRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Gamasutra

    ... of what an FPS is with the team." Hall went on to co-found ION Storm and Monkeystone, and designed titles like DOOM, Rise of the Triad, Anachronox , and PlayFirst's DASH games. We asked him to tell us about some design lessons he learned while ...


  14. Video games to look out for in May 2017 - including Injustice 2, Prey and STRAFERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 |

    ... STRAFE wears its inspiration on its sleeve as it emulates the sort of kick-ass action we experienced with classics like DOOM and Quake. On top of feeding my love of the gameplay from old-school shooters, STRAFE revives the 90s in another way - its ...


  15. Bethesda teases two new games for E3 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | DNA India

    A presentation on the eve of the 2017 Electronic Entertainment Expo will see two new games announced by the studio network behind blockbuster hits such as "Doom," "Dishonored," "Fallout" and "Skyrim." For the third year in a row, publisher and video game developer Bethesda Software returns to annual industry event the Electronic Entertainment Expo, with a presentation the Sunday before proceedings commence.


  16. Prey | Original Game Soundtrack Now AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Gamasutra

    Even better, you can check out Mick Gordon's music in the free demo , available right now on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. No stranger to space, Mick's work has appeared in a plethora of games in partnership with Bethesda Softworks, including a recent trip to Mars with the award winning soundtrack for DOOM from id Software.


  17. Video games museum adds the first text adventures to its collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Polygon

    ... 1980s. In 2015, it established the World Video Game Hall of Fame , honoring Pong, Pac-Man, Super Mario Bros . , Tetris, Doom and World of Warcraft in its first class of inductees .


  18. Quake Champions: Our First TakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Digital Trends

    For the second time in two years, DOOM developer Id Software is blending '90s shooter ideas with modern trends to revive one of its classic franchises. After id Software's extremely successful revival of Doom last year, the developer has moved to revitalize its classic multiplayer shooter series, Quake .


  19. PC Preview - 'Quake Champions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | WorthPlaying

    ... in modern shooters trace their roots back to the Quake franchise in some way or other. With the successful reboot of Doom last year, it shouldn't be a huge surprise that its spiritual successor is coming back. Quake Champions isn't just an attempt ...


  20. Summer 2017 blockbuster previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... released May 25, 1977; "Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan," released June 4, 1982; "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom," released May 23, 1984; and "Batman," released June 23, 1989. Each of these films had exceptional opening weekend revenues. ...