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id Software teases "Doom" reboot during QuakeCon 2014

By Shawn Knight
Jul 21, 2014
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  1. Those in attendance at the annual QuakeCon gaming convention this past weekend were treated with a special sneak preview of Doom - a reboot of the original 1993 game that kicked off the franchise. According to multiple reports, id Software...

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  2. psycros

    psycros TS Evangelist Posts: 1,320   +709

    "In one scene, for example, a demon ripped off the player's arms and beat him to death with it."

    So the player's arms are attached to each other?? That's more hideous than the demons.
     
  3. Experimentongod

    Experimentongod TS Addict Posts: 226   +85

    I think that if they understand the importance of keeping true to the original's strenghts they may have a real winner here. Just hardcore old skool long levels, lots of monsters and clever level design. Forget about "regenerating health" and of course have quicksave on PC, that kind of thing.
     
  4. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,551   +2,894

    TechSpot showed that trailer a month ago, so nothing new.
     
  5. VitalyT

    VitalyT Russ-Puss Posts: 3,149   +1,424

    Hit me with a hell-knight! Ah good'al times... :)
     
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  6. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 6,485   +2,038

    Meh, beating the player to death with his arms is one thing but I would've thought it more fitting if the demon ripped of his face and shoved it up his nought.
     
  7. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    Really exciting. Looking forward to it.
     

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