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While Xbox Game Pass Gets Better, PS Now Gets…Avengers

Outriders came out last week on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and PC. It also immediately came to Microsoft’s Game Pass, adding yet another big new game to the subscription service’s already-impressive library. Meanwhile, PS Now users can get excited to play last year’s mediocre Avengers game, and just for a few months. It’s yet another data point that shows Sony needs to do more to make PS Now better. In Sony’s defense, the company has improved PS Now since launching it back in 2014 as a streaming-only platform similar to the more recent Google Stadia. At the…

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“There are more stories to tell with the Doom Slayer” says Doom Eternal dev

Doom Eternal has just wrapped up the rebooted series’ story, the one that kicked off with Doom in 2016, but that doesn’t mean id Software is done with the series just yet.In an interview with Polygon, Doom Eternal game director Hugo Martin has dropped some hints that the series could go on to cover more, untold stories in the future – and that the story of rebooted Doom, really, could only just be beginning.“While this is the end of the story arc that began in Doom (2016), we planted a lot of stakes in the ground with that story,” Martin…

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20 Bethesda games will be available on Xbox Game Pass including Oblivion, Morrowind, The Evil Within, Prey, more

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 11 March 2021 18:19 GMT Starting tomorrow, 20 games from Bethesda will be available through Xbox Game Pass.You can expect games from franchises like Dishonored, Doom, The Elder Scrolls, Fallout, and Wolfenstein – available to Xbox Game Pass members.11 of the games will be new to the service and 16 titles will be available everywhere you play whether it’s PC, console, or mobile devices through the cloud for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members.The full list of games is below: Dishonored Definitive Edition (Console, PC, Cloud): This complete compilation includes Dishonored, winner of over 100 Game of…

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Doom Eternal has raked in over $450 million since launch

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 28 February 2021 14:36 GMT Doom Eternal has generated over $450 million in the first nine months of its release, according to a statement made on a former id Software employee.David Saunders, former product management lead at id Software who held the role from 2017 to 2020, has posted a Linkedin update revealing that the most recent Doom game has raked in over $450 million in revenue since it launched on March 20, 2020 (thanks, Resetera).Doom Eternal, per Saunders, was a “major focus” for developer id, and that dedication to the series clearly paid off, because…

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We could have got a female Doom Slayer in Doom Eternal

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 22 February 2021 15:02 GMT Doom Eternal’s creative director has put “a lot of thought” into adding a female Doom Slayer into the series and has given an insight into how she’d feel if she made it into a game.As picked up by VGC, id’s Hugo Martin has revealed that adding a female protagonist to the ultra-violent shooter was an ideal that has been actively chatted about by the developers over at the studio.“I’ve thought about [adding a female Doom Slayer,]” he said in a Twitch stream. “I think if we did it, I’d want it…

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Someone remixed Hades’ soundtrack to sound like Doom, and it’s perfect

By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 17 February 2021 15:07 GMT Doom’s unmistakable sound can evidently infect music from other games fairly well.Doom and Hades may not have much in common, beyond being critical darlings, but their music is both memorable and so fitting of their styles that it’s hard to experience them without such a core component of their makeup.But what if you could Doom-ify the Hades soundtrack? After all, the two are made up of banging medleys of guitar solos and an upbeat spirit to their soundtrack. Musician and YouTuber Geoffrey Day decided to go through the effort of turning…

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Doom Eternal VR may have been revealed by Australian ratings board

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 25 January 2021 18:00 GMT The Australian game classification board has provided a rating for a game that may well end up being Doom Eternal VR.Doom Eternal may finally be out on the Switch, but now it looks like iD Software and Bethesda could be targeting yet another platform for the game.A new listing from the Australian classification board (thanks, PCGamesN) has rated a mysterious title called ‘Project 2021A’. As per the listing, this interesting, unannounced title is classified as ‘virtual reality’, and is listed under the authorship of iD Software (with Bethesda on publishing duties)….

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Doom costumes are coming to Fall Guys next week

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 7 January 2021 17:19 GMT For a limited time next week, you will be able to acquire Doom-inspired costumes for your bean in Fall Guys. Fall Guys players will soon be able to dress up as their favorite slayer when Doom costumes arrive in-game.Announced back in December, the items will be made available on January 12. Again, the items will be made available for a limited time.If you have been absent from the game for a while, season three of the game kicked off on December 15. In it, you can expect seven new levels, over…

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Doom Eternal costumes are coming to Fall Guys next week

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 7 January 2021 17:19 GMT For a limited time next week, you will be able to acquire Doom Eternal-inspired costumes for your bean in Fall Guys. Fall Guys players will soon be able to dress up as their favorite slayer when Doom Eternal costumes arrive in-game.Announced back in December, the items will be made available on January 12. Again, the items will be made available for a limited time.If you have been absent from the game for a while, season three of the game kicked off on December 15. In it, you can expect seven new…

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Doom and Doom 2 update adds widescreen support, more

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 4 September 2020 19:46 GMT A new update is available for classic Doom and Doom 2 on all platforms.The update to classic Doom and Doom 2 includes QOL improvements, performance optimization, and more.On PC, the games now have Steam support so anyone who already owns The Ultimate Doom or Doom 2: Hell on Earth on Steam will automatically receive the new re-releases in their libraries.The original DOS versions are still available as a separate launch option from within Steam, and the original DOS IWAD files are in their original location on disk.Along with the aforementioned, the…

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Here’s Doom Eternal running at 4K 120fps on an RTX 3080

By Sherif Saed, Friday, 4 September 2020 12:53 GMT Nvidia’s RTX 3080 is easily beating the 2080 Ti in Doom Eternal.Hot on the heels of the RTX 3000 series reveal, Nvidia has released a five-minute gameplay demo of Doom Eternal running on a single RTX 3080.All graphics settings have been maxed out, and the game is rendering at a native 4K resolution. The video makes it a point to compare the FPS readings of the 3080 with those produced by the RTX 2080 Ti – the current king of GPU performance. The 3080 is almost always 50% faster, allowing Doom…

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Doom Eternal The Ancient Gods DLC to be revealed at Gamescom

Doom Eternal The Ancient Gods is the first DLC for id Software’s critically-acclaimed shooter, and will be revealed during Gamescom Opening Night Live on August 27. The news comes from Geoff Keighley, who recently tweeted about Doom Eternal The Ancient Gods. It’s worth noting that The Ancient Gods is subtitled as Part 1, meaning that it won’t be the only campaign expansion for Doom Eternal, nor will it be a standalone add-on in terms of narrative continuity. Don’t miss the world premiere of THE ANCIENT GODS: PART 1, the new campaign expansion of @DOOM Eternal during @gamescom Opening Night Live,…

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Get ready for QuakeCon this weekend with sales of up to 80% off on Bethesda games from GOG and Xbox Store

By Alan Wen, Tuesday, 4 August 2020 15:07 GMT The 25th annual QuakeCon kicks off from the comfort of your home this weekend from August 7-9 with 60 non-stop hours of streams, the schedule which you can find here. To coincide with the festivities, both GOG and the Xbox Store are running sales with some great savings from Bethesda’s back catalogue and you can get on those deals right now.The GOG QuakeCon Sale runs until August 17 and offers DRM-free PC games from Bethesda. It is however lacking when it comes to the latest releases but you’ll find plenty of…