DOOM Eternal

DOOM Eternal

2020

System
PlayStation 4
Publisher
Bethesda Softworks
Developer
id Software

8.7

Game Rating

User Ratings: 26

Our Review: 9/10

DOOM Eternal News

August2020

May2020

  • News DOOM Eternal Provides Brief Glimpse at Upcoming DLC

    More to rip and tear

    DOOM Eternal is the best FPS on PlayStation 4, and the experience is only going to get better with two batches of downloadable content planned for the near future. It may not feature Mick Gordon on the audio side of things, but developer id Software has released two new screenshots which provides a very brief glimpse of the...

  • News DOOM Developer Ditches Composer Amid Public Spat

    Gordon grief

    DOOM developer id Software has confirmed that it’s parted ways with composer Mick Gordon, amid a very public social media spat. The fallout came to the fore when an audio engineer posted an image of the waveforms from one of the songs on DOOM Eternal’s soundtrack. It showed a heavily compressed profile, with a less dynamic sound...

April2020

March2020

  • News Sounds Like DOOM Eternal Had a Hell of an Opening Weekend

    Breaks franchise records

    One of 2020's big new games, DOOM Eternal, landed at the end of last week, and by the sound of it has done very well for Bethesda. The hellishly good first person shooter had a record-breaking opening weekend, according to the publisher. Although no sales figures have been provided, Bethesda says the sequel more than doubled...

  • Guide DOOM Eternal - Best Praetor Suit Upgrades

    What are the best upgrades?

    What are the best Praetor Suit upgrades in DOOM Eternal? Where should you be allocating your ability points first? DOOM Eternal allows you to upgrade your suit with various perks across its campaign, unlocked by ability points dotted throughout levels. However, which ones are the most useful and which should you focus on...

  • Guide DOOM Eternal - Best Runes to Get First

    What are the best Runes?

    What are the best Runes to get first in DOOM Eternal? What are the best Runes to equip in DOOM Eternal? Runes are small bonuses you can equip after finding secrets throughout the game's various levels, but which three are the best for your loadout? What ones are the best and should be unlocked first? This quick guide will...

  • Guide DOOM Eternal - All Cheat Codes

    Tricking hell

    What cheat codes are there in DOOM Eternal? Cheat codes are a collectible in id Software's return to hell, activated via mission select back at your home base in the Fortress of Doom. They enable fun, interesting tweaks on the experience which either make the game harder or add a comical twist to certain mechanics. You can't activate...

  • Guide DOOM Eternal - What Difficulty Level Should I Start With?

    Which is the best starting difficulty?

    What difficulty level should I start with in DOOM Eternal? Which is the best starting difficulty mode in DOOM Eternal? Picking the right difficulty level for you in what amounts to id Software's best PlayStation 4 game yet is quite important as it'll influence the sort of experience you'll have. While it can be...

  • News Pick Up DOOM Eternal Early from UK GAME Stores

    Hell yeah

    DOOM Eternal is the best first-person shooter on the PlayStation 4, and you could be playing it as early as tomorrow morning. Despite not being scheduled to release until 20th March, it looks like GAME has been given the go-ahead to sell copies starting 18th March. The York branch was the first to confirm the early release date, but others...

  • Round Up DOOM Eternal PS4 Reviews Suggest It's One Hell of a Shooter

    MOOD

    The verdicts have come flying in today for DOOM Eternal, PlayStation 4's latest major game. It seems id Software's brand new first person shooter has impressed most critics, as the title stands with a very healthy metascore right now. Different publications all praise the frenetic gameplay, smooth performance, and new features of the brutal...

  • News DOOM Eternal Launch Trailer Does Plenty of Ripping and Tearing

    Doom Slayer is here

    We cannot wait to get our hands on DOOM Eternal and this new launch trailer isn't helping things. Due for release on PlayStation 4 at the end of next week, the action-packed footage couldn't look any cooler even if it tried. If DOOM 2016 is anything to go by, this will be one of the best PS4 games of 2020. Just get a load of that...

  • News DOOM Eternal Gives the Doom Slayer a Makeover with Character Customisation

    Isn't that cute

    The Doom Slayer gives off a very, very serious vibe, but if this latest DOOM Eternal trailer is anything to go by, he loves to customise his armour and don an entirely different outfit once in a while. That's right, when the next great id Software title drops next week on PlayStation 4, you'll be able to tweak nearly everything...

  • News DOOM Eternal Comes Packing a Day One Patch on PS4

    At least it runs at 60fps

    There are some things in modern games we just have to grin and bear, and one of these is the day one update. Most major games require the download of a big patch, usually including some crucial bug fixes, performance enhancements, and more. It means your games will be that much better when you play them, but it can be a...

  • News After That Awful Ad, the DOOM Eternal Soundtrack Sounds Incredible

    Get the team together

    If the recent TV advert for DOOM Eternal which had us all questioning the choice of music put you in a state of concern, you can now worry no longer. Bethesda has put out a new video teasing the game's heavy metal soundtrack alongside how the team put it together, and it all sounds like something truly special. Check out the...

February2020

January2020

  • News Don't Worry, There Are No Microtransactions in DOOM Eternal

    Eternally grateful

    In case you were ever worried DOOM Eternal might employ such hellish practices as microtransactions, fear not. The upcoming FPS will have some unlockable items, but you won't be able to pay for them; you have to earn them. This information comes straight from the title's creative director, Hugo Martin. Responding to a fan...

  • News DOOM Eternal Is Pushing the PS4 Hardware to Its Limit

    "The best technology we've ever made"

    DOOM Eternal is shaping up to be a real looker on PlayStation 4, so much so that id Software executive producer Marty Stratton reckons the game pushes Sony's current-gen console to its absolute limit. The trip to hell and back already sounds like an incredible experience following a new round of previews earlier...

  • Round Up DOOM Eternal Sounds Like a Worthy Trip to Hell in New Previews

    DOOM cranked to 11

    DOOM Eternal has already been delayed once on PlayStation 4 so it can't be pushed back any further than its March 2020 release date, right? We certainly hope that's the case, so much so that this new set of previews fills us with confidence that id Software's next first-person shooter is going to be something special. We've...

  • News DOOM Eternal Rips and Tears Its Way to a New Trailer

    The Doomslayer is back

    Bethesda teased that it would be releasing an all-new DOOM Eternal trailer today, and of course, the publisher has delivered. The folks at id Software look set to launch one of 2020's most frantic, hellish, and downright fantastic experiences on PlayStation 4, so the latest footage showcased above is well worth checking out...

  • News Bethesda Teases Next DOOM Eternal Trailer for Tomorrow

    Back from hell

    DOOM Eternal might no longer be one of the biggest PlayStation 4 releases of 2020, but if its 2016 predecessor is anything to go by then this sequel is set to be one hell of a good time. Better yet, Bethesda has confirmed that we'll get our next look at the trip to hell and back tomorrow in a new trailer. How many more times can we...

October2019

  • News DOOM Eternal Delayed to March 2020

    Hell rests easy for a little longer

    We were rolling in today's excellent news surrounding the next-gen PlayStation 5 when id Software came along all of a sudden and dropped a bit of a stinker. DOOM Eternal, originally scheduled to release next month, has been delayed to early next year. It'll now release on 20th March 2020 along with a sweet...

August2019

July2019

June2019

May2019

  • News DOOM Eternal Mural Signals the Start of E3 2019 Season

    Eternally DOOMED

    E3 2019 is so close now we can almost taste the system wars and sleepless nights, but if you needed further evidence that the convention is right around the corner, look what’s happening to LA’s famous Figueroa Hotel. That’s right, it’s currently being covered in an enormous DOOM Eternal mural – well, it’s got to be...

January2019

  • News DOOM Eternal May Have a Choir of Heavy Metal Screamers

    Bloody roar

    DOOM Eternal’s soundtrack will potentially feature a choir of screamo singers, as composer Mick Gordon has put out a call for fans of Enter Shikari et al. While the musician doesn’t explicitly cite id’s upcoming sequel, it’s almost certain to be related to the Hellish shooter. “For this project, I don't want to record a regular...

August2018

  • News DOOM Eternal's Multiplayer Will Be Developed In-House

    "You're gonna really enjoy it"

    DOOM was one of 2016’s most beloved releases, but you rarely hear anyone mention its disappointing multiplayer mode. There was an opportunity with the reboot to bring back the old-school arena-based combat of old, but developer id Software farmed out the competitive mode to Certain Affinity and it just didn’t come...

  • News DOOM Eternal's Looking Hot As Hell in Huge Gameplay Reveal

    Bloody hell

    DOOM Eternal looks to be everything you could ever want in a sequel to 2016’s brutal reboot: bigger, better, and more bad ass. Developer id Software showed off a whole heap of gameplay during its QuakeCon 2018 keynote, with the demos emphasising the improved scale of the follow-up – and the host of brand new weaponry and enemies on...

  • Reminder Doom Eternal Gameplay Footage to be Revealed Today at QuakeCon

    When and where to see it

    Bethesda unveiled Doom Eternal with a great teaser trailer, but we've yet to see the sequel in action. Today, the publisher will be showing off its hellish first person shooter for the first time, debuting gameplay at its annual convention, QuakeCon. Here's a quick rundown of the details. When is the Doom Eternal gameplay...

July2018

  • News Doom Eternal Gameplay to Be Live Streamed from QuakeCon Next Month

    Hell on Earth

    Doom Eternal, a direct sequel to 2016's well received reboot, got a brilliant trailer for its announcement at Bethesda's E3 2018 conference, but not much else. The publisher stated that the game would be shown off at QuakeCon 2018, but it won't just be for those in attendance. The news was recently shared via the official Doom Twitter...

June2018

  • Guide DOOM Eternal - Everything We Know So Far

    Go (back) to hell

    Bethesda predictably announced a sequel to 2016's excellent DOOM reboot during its E3 2018 press conference, and to rapturous applause from the audience. The name's DOOM Eternal, and it picks up right where the excellent predecessor left off. In this guide, we're going to round up everything there is to know about DOOM...

  • E3 2018 Doom Eternal Announced with Hellishly Good Teaser

    Hell yes

    We figured it was about time to see a sequel to the very well received Doom, and here's our first glimpse. It's called Doom Eternal, and the above teaser trailer has got us all excited for a trip back to Hell. Unfortunately, that's all we know for now. The name is interesting; we're not sure if it's a straight sequel to the last game, or...