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"From the developers that basically created the first person shooter genre and let you live out your fantasy of murdering robot Hitler comes the series so violent and satanic, it warped your fragile little child mind: DOOM."
Jon Bailey[src]

Doom is a game series featured on Top 5 Friday and Honest Game Trailers.

Game Information

Doom is a series of first-person shooter games developing primarily by id Software. The series focuses on the exploits of an unnamed space marine (aka "Doomguy") operating under the auspices of Union Aerospace Corporation (UAC), who fights hordes of demons, undead, and other monsters from Hell to survive. The series has been overseen by three publishers, the current being Bethesda Softworks since 2010.

Considered to be one of the pioneering first-person shooter games, Doom introduced to IBM-compatible computers features such as 3D graphics, third-dimension spatiality, networked multiplayer gameplay, and support for player-created modifications with the Doom WAD format. Since the release of Doom in 1993, the series has spawned numerous sequels, expansion packs, and a film.

Notable Games

  • Doom 3 BFG Edition is a 2012 re-release of Doom 3, developed by id Software and published by Bethesda Softworks for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Android, and Microsoft Windows. It features enhanced graphics, better audio, a checkpoint save system, and support for 3D displays and HMDs. The game also includes the previous expansion Resurrection of Evil, a new single-player expansion pack The Lost Mission, copies of the original Doom (the Ultimate Doom edition with the add-on fourth episode, "Thy Flesh Consumed"), and Doom II with the expansion No Rest for the Living.
  • Doom (2016) is a 2016 first-person shooter game developed by id Software and published by Bethesda Softworks for Microsoft Windows, the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. In this reboot of the franchise, players take the role of an unnamed space marine as he battles demonic forces from Hell that have been unleashed by the Union Aerospace Corporation on a future-set colonized planet Mars. The gameplay returns to a faster pace with more open-ended levels and features environment traversal, character upgrades, and the ability to perform executions known as "glory kills". The game also supports an online multiplayer component and a level editor called "SnapMap".

Episodes

The following are videos about the franchise as a whole, as opposed to specific games.

Series Episode title
Top 5 BEST VIDEO GAME WEAPONS
Honest Game Trailers DOOM

External links

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