1. Armenius

    Voxel Doom

    A new mod that replaces all sprites with voxel models. It's my understanding that all of the models were recreated by hand to retain the look of the vanilla sprites. Looks better than any mod that tries to turn Doom 3D, in my opinion.
  2. Armenius

    Bloom (Blood + Doom Crossover)

    A crazy mod for GZDoom that has been worked on for the past few years saw its 1.0 release on Halloween. This mod looks like a crazy and perfect mashup of Blood and Doom together. There are two campaigns you can play through, and you have the choice of playing as Caleb or Doomguy. Each...
  3. Armenius

    Playing DOOM inside Windows Task Manager

    A Youtube user posted a video of the original DOOM running inside Windows Task Manager. The game plays in the Performance tab of a 32 CPU system having 896 cores. It uses the utilization blocks to display the graphics. One more to scratch off the list of what won't play DOOM.
  4. Armenius

    DOOM Eternal Delayed to March 20, 2020

    The official DOOM Twitter account made the announcement that the highly anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed 2016 reboot of DOOM has been delayed to March of 2020. They explain in few words that the game needs more time for polish, but at the same time reveal that the much anticipated...
  5. Armenius

    The NEW Doom Trilogy Console Ports: There's Good News And Bad News

    The short of it is DOOM & DOOM II are the worst ports of the original games since the GBA versions, but DOOM 3 runs as well as the PC BFG version. DOOM & DOOM II: Ported to C# and uses Unity as a frontend Runs at the original 35 Hz despite the ability to easily get it running at 60 Hz or...
  6. AlphaAtlas

    Doom: Annihilation Gets a Trailer

    Following speculation and confirmation last year, Universal 1440 Entertainment has just published a trailer for the upcoming DOOM movie. As was previously reported, Doom: Annihilation will be a direct-to-video adaptation of the video games, though just how close it will stay to the source...
  7. AlphaAtlas

    Accountants Threw a DOOM Themed Office Party

    DualShockers spotted a video (which presumably shot up Youtube's popularity rankings through an earlier /r/gaming post) of LPL Financial throwing a DOOM themed Halloween office party. Whoever these "accountants" are, they're clearly psyched up for the upcoming release of DOOM Eternal. We haven't...
  8. cageymaru

    DOOMBA Uses Roomba Data to Recreate Your Living Space in Doom

    DOOMBA is a utility for the classic video game Doom that brings a touch of home to its level design. By using a Roomba script, Noesis by Rich Whitehouse will allow you to "track your Roomba, store tracking data, allow you to visualize that data in a variety of ways, and, of course, turn that...
  9. cageymaru

    Doom Modder Uses Artificial Intelligence to Enhance the Textures of the Cult Classic

    A Doom modder named "hidfan" on the Doomworld forums has used artificial intelligence (A.I.) to increase the texture fidelity of the 1993 cult classic. The Doom Neural Upscale 2X mod uses a combination of Super Resolution from the NVIDIA GameWorks: Materials & Textures toolset and Topaz AI...
  10. Armenius

    SIGIL - Unofficial 5th Episode for Original DOOM by John Romero Surprised to see no thread for this after the news Romero is working on a new game. SIGIL is a free megawad containing 9 maps to encase an entire episode for the original DOOM to be released some time in February 2019. Buckethead provides the soundtrack...
  11. cageymaru

    Bethesda Celebrates 25 Years of Doom

    Bethesda is celebrating 25 years of slaying demons in Doom with the launch of the official Slayers Club. Doom fans that join the Slayers Club will receive an exclusive Zombie DOOM Slayer skin for DOOM Eternal when it launches. Participating in future Year of Doom events will unlock exclusive...
  12. AlphaAtlas

    Prodeus Channels Classic Shooters in Reveal Trailer

    While gamers may have modern incarnations old school shooters like DOOM or Duke Nukem, some developers are trying to stick closer to the classics. Ion Maiden recently used the old Build engine, but the developers behind Prodeus want to emulate old school FPS aesthetics and mechanics using...
  13. cageymaru

    A New Brutal Doom Beta Build Is Available for Download

    A new beta build of Brutal Doom is available for download according to DSO Gaming. The patch notes have various fixes for texture error messages as well as a bug in Revenant Mode. Aim down sights is no longer a toggle to make the game feel more modern. These were in response to the release of...
  14. Bronson2018

    Gtx 1080 ti with artifacts in Doom

    Hi people, I really don't know what is going on. Yesterday I've installed Doom again in my PC, and I've found lots of artifacts (in my view) while playing, specially in the starting scenes with lots of dark rooms and ocasional lighting on the gun mainly. ...later I've installed and try The...
  15. FrgMstr

    Deep Dive into the AI Behind DOOM

    AI and Games gives us a lot of insight into how exactly the AI systems work in 2016's DOOM. While many of us hated RAGE, it was not because of the AI, but rather the shoddily done graphics, and RAGE's AI actually paved the way for DOOM. Push forward combat, and "Call of DOOMy" are touched on.
  16. cageymaru

    15 Year Old Hacks "Unhackable" Cryptocurrency Wallet to Play Doom

    15 year old Saleem Rashid has hacked John McAfee's "unhackable" Bitfi wallet and used the compromised device to play Doom. There is a $250,000 bounty for anyone that can crack the device and steal the coins. Saleem Rashid didn't get the coins off the device as they are stored in the cloud, so...
  17. R

    Using AI to Create Infinite Number of Doom levels

    We love Doom, every old school gamer loves Doom, and now researchers from Italy's Politecnico of Milano have used two deep-learning neural networks to create an infinite number of new levels for the 1993 shooter. Digital Trends is reporting that the neural networks were shown 1,000 existing Doom...
  18. R

    Doom 2: Hell on Earth Teased for E3 2018

    Bethesda Senior Vice President of Marketing Pete Hines has apparently hinted at an announcement for a sequel to 2016's DOOM. Gadgets360 is reporting that Hines stated that E3 is "hell on earth" for Bethesda, leading some to believe that this is a reference to the original Doom 2: Hell on Earth...
  19. R

    Mod Brings 2.2 GB Of 2k Textures to the Original Doom Games

    Starting off my week with some good news, DOSGaming is reporting that modder hoover1979 has released an UltraHD texture pack for Doom, Doom II, Plutonia Experiment and Evilution. The pack itself is still a demo, with not all textures being replaced as of yet, but it is 5 files weighing in at...
  20. R

    Console Peasants Finally Get DOOM in 4K

    Bethesda announced today that they are releasing a new update for 2016s DOOM, bringing 4k resolution to the Playstation 4 Pro and Xbox One X. Now I know the Glorious PC Master Race has had 4k in DOOM since day one, but we should be happy for the console players... as filthy as they may be...
  21. DooKey

    Happy 24th Birthday Doom!

    John Romero was nice enough to remind us of Doom's 24th birthday yesterday. I'm glad he did because that game was one of the most influential games ever on PC. I can't believe it has already been 24 years. I think I need to go kill some demons now. Watch some nightmare difficulty gameplay to...
  22. R

    Mod Turns Doom 2 Into An Idle Game

    A mod for Doom 2 is out that turns the classic first person shooter into an idle game. You watch a machine kill demons which gives you money that you can spend on upgraded weapons, or upgrading enemy types and spawn rate to get more money. If sitting, watching thousands of demons get blasted...
  23. FrgMstr

    id Software on AMD Ryzen

    Hear from id Software’s CTO, Robert Duffy, on how DOOM® runs on AMD Ryzen and what their plans and expectations are for the new CPU. The current idTech 6 works very well at taking advantage of multiple threads already, but Duffy did mention that their new engine, presumably idTech 7 would be...
  24. Schtask

    Uber Tracks Lyft Drivers with Hell's Help

    Technical website "The Information" has published an article claiming that Uber is in league with the Lord of Darkness. Are you stunned? Neither am I. Through the use of spoofed rider accounts on the Lyft platform, Uber found that they were able to track the 8 closest Lyft drivers to the...
  25. cageymaru

    XFX Radeon RX 480 8GB is $180 AR and a free copy of Doom.

    FX Radeon RX 480 DirectX 12 RX480M8BFA6 8GB 256-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 CrossFireX Support Video Card $209 - $30 rebate = $179 and a free copy of Doom. Saw it over on Slickdeals.
  26. FrgMstr

    Play DOOM ON Your Porsche 911

    You might remember the guy that showed us how to mod a toaster to play games with a couple years ago, well he is back and this time he has invested a bit more money into his controller device. Actually he has invested a lot more money into his controller device, so I do not expect to see a lot...
  27. MavericK

    Doom 3 BFG VR Mod

    Apparently this is the hot new thing on the Vive - Doom 3 VR mod. I haven't tried it yet but it looks fairly cool. Video:
  28. FrgMstr

    OpenGL vs Vulkan in DOOM

    John over at eTeknix does a deep dive on OpenGL and Vulkan in DOOM. For what it is worth, we had a hell of time too getting PresentMon to work with DOOM, but finally figured out the hoops we needed to jump through. He also covers a large group of GPUs from GTX 1080 and Fury X down to 380X and...
  29. L

    DOOM performance metrics (my 1st post here)

    My 1st post here, hello everyone! Hope to learn, share and have some fun chats here. I'm sure I could get more info by googling and such first before asking at a forum, but I'm usually pretty lousy at that and I also tried to no avail so far. Got some answers, but nothing concrete so I decided...