Doom 3 Newswire

Doom 3 Newswire

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  1. Doom and Fallout 4 VR show great possibilities, if not gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Polygon

    ... enter virtual reality. Once upon a time, when John Carmack was still an employee of id parent company ZeniMax Media, Doom 3 BFG was slated for a VR transformation. ZeniMax canceled the port over "equity demands," Carmack left id to join Oculus. For ...


  2. U.K. Sales ChartsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Blue's News

    ... week giving Bethesda their first All Formats No1 since 'Fallout 4' and developer ID Software their first No1 since 'Doom 3' on PC topped the All Formats Chart in W34 2004. 'Overwatch' drops to No2 with sales down by 24%, remaining ahead of ...


  3. You will soon be able to play Fallout 4 in VRRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 |

    ... Dogmeat and Pip-Boy . Bethesda VP of Marketing & PR Pete Hines stated that: Since we first showed off modern VR with DOOM 3 BFG at E3 2012, we have dedicated ourselves to the technology, constantly pushing ourselves forward. We think that VR is the ...


  4. U.K. Sales ChartsRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Blue's News

    ... lifetime sales after 12 weeks (most major titles are usually north of 80% over the same number of weeks). Bethesda's 'Doom 3' takes a third consecutive week at No3 (-28% ) and Sony drop 2 places to No4 with 'Uncharted 4' (-45%). In the week where ...


  5. 'Fallout 4' getting a full virtual reality version for HTC ViveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Mashable

    ... growing virtual reality initiative. Hines referenced how the first glimpses of modern VR appeared at E3 2012, running Doom 3. Since then, he said Bethesda has worked in stealth on other VR projects. In 2012, John Carmack, co-creator of Doom, was ...


  6. 'Doom' a triumphant return to the classic first-person shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the default FPS framework. Even id Software's "Doom" fell victim to what has become the modern FPS game structure. "Doom 3," in stark contrast to its predecessors, was full of unnecessary cutscenes, exposition and overly linear level design. Worst ...


  7. Hellish New DOOM is a Gamer HeavenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Game Industry

    ... not only satisfied with the experience, I'm ready to go through it all again! While many people did not like the way DOOM 3 went, in moving towards a survival horror type game with a detailed story, I did enjoy it a bit, and would have been fine if ...


  8. Game review: DoomRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Warrington Guardian

    ... a space marine who has to singlehandedly battle demons when a shadowy corporation creates a link with Hell. Where Doom 3 slowed down the pace and made it more moody and atmospheric, the team behind this game made the wise decision to bring the ...


  9. Doom review: Hell's welcome returnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Age

    After a bit of a misstep with Doom 3, the series that pioneered the first-person-shooter is back in fine form. The Doom of 1993 was fast and stupid.


  10. How Doom lived up to nearly a decade's worth of expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Polygon

    ... a story about how to make the Doom 4 that gamers wanted, needed. It mostly played off of what was delivered with Doom 3 and what I found lacking in that more horrific take on the storied franchise. As I pointed out back then, Doom holds a special ...


  11. DoomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 |

    ... Demons were crushed, shotguns were blasted, chainsaws were brandished, and bodies were dismembered. Having played Doom 3 , I was more than a little aware that this was a stark change in tone. I knew that this was a return to form of the old school ...


  12. Magic Leap Chief Game Wizard Graeme Devine to Keynote Austin Game ConferenceRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Exhibitor Online

    ... since helped bring numerous games to life, including Pole Position, The 7th Guest, The 11th Hour, Quake III Arena, Doom 3 and, most recently, Halo Wars. At Apple, Inc., Devine held a key position in iPhone Game Technologies, ensuring iOS devices ...


  13. Doom: The Kotaku ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Kotaku

    ... (That is is the collective term for scientists, right: a lab?) It's a far cry from the plodding, story-laden start of Doom 3 ; instead of spending the first 20 minutes talking to NPCs, being led through a mining facility, and generally getting ...


  14. The Pipeline: Doom Rises From Hell Once AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... metal jams from the early '90s. There was a small period when Doom ruled the gaming world. Then came Doom 64 , then Doom 3 , then Doom RPG , and then a really bad movie starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, then... you get the point. The series ...


  15. Review: The New 'Doom' Serves Up a Brew of Nostalgia and CarnageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Time

    ... on like a stewing, steroidal super-villain in a game that's absurdly violent and violently absurd. Remember when Doom 3 tried to mean something over a decade ago? When its sci-fi/horror story about portals to hell on Mars and platoons of demons took ...


  16. DOOM ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 |

    ... FPS combat I have experienced in years. From the outset, it's clear that DOOM is as much a response to the troubled Doom 3 as it is a harking back to Carmack and Romero's original design. There's no lengthy, Half-Life-imitating introduction here. ...


  17. You need to buy Doom todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 |

    ... on who you ask. While the first two games in the franchise offered a similar sense of excitement, by the time Doom 3 was released in 2012, the magic of the original was lost and the franchise felt stale. This all looked to change when Bethesda ...


  18. U.K. Sales ChartsRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | Blue's News

    ... debut at No2. It's the first outing on PS4 and Xbox One for the series and another strong debut with sales up 67% on Doom 3. 'Call of Duty: Black Ops III' (-46%) makes way for the new releases dropping a place to No3. A pair of former chart topping ...


  19. Doom review: Glorious guns, gibs, and more gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | PC World

    ... houldn't buy Doom solely for its multiplayer. It may not be as influential or creative as either the original Doom or Doom 3 - which, although it hasn't aged well, ushered in a dozen monster-closet copycats. Still, Doom in


  20. Uncharted 4 UK sales up 66% on Uncharted 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Eurogamer

    Uncharted 4: A Thief's End is the new UK number one and the most successful launch ever for the series. Launch week physical sales were up by 66 per cent over Uncharted 3, released back in 2011 on PlayStation 3. Doom turned up in second place, behind Sony's platform exclusive, but with sales up 67 per cent on Doom 3. Tom joined Eurogamer in 2010.