DOOM Eternal

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  • Release date: 20 Mar 2020
  • Genre: Action
  • Developer: id Software
  • Publisher: Bethesda Softworks
  • Languages: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish - Spain, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese - Brazil, Simplified Chinese, Spanish - Latin America, Traditional Chinese, Polish, Russian
  • Features: Single-player, Multi-player, PvP, Online PvP, Partial Controller Support

Doom Eternal, the sequel to Doom (2016), is a first-person shooter game developed by id Software and published by Bethesda Softworks. The game was released for Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Stadia, and Nintendo Switch on March 20, 2020. Doom Eternal is a first-person shooter game developed by id Software and published by Bethesda Softworks. The sequel to Doom (2016), and the fifth main game in the Doom series, it is the sequel to Doom (2016) and was released on March 20, 2020, for Windows, PlayStation 4, Stadia and Xbox One, with a version for Nintendo Switch being released on December 8, 2020 and versions for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X and Series S being planned. Set some time after the events of the 2016 game, the story follows the Doomguy once again, on a mission to end Hell's consumption of Earth and foil the alien Maykr's plans to exterminate humanity.

Gameplay

Doom Eternal's gameplay is similar to that of its predecessor, but it features several new modes. In the campaign, the player takes the role of the Doom Slayer—a cybernetic super-soldier who was attacked by an onslaught of demons and transformed into a being of pure rage. The player must fight to prevent Hell from consuming Earth, and foil the alien Maykr's plans to exterminate humanity.

There is also a multiplayer mode, called "Battlemode". In this mode, players can fight as either the Doom Slayer or as a demon. There are also plans for a mode called "Invasion", where players can join other players' single-player campaigns, and fight each other.

Graphics

Doom Eternal features new weapons, such as the grenade launcher, a shotgun, and a saw blade launcher, and new enemies. The game also features a new map editor.

There is mixed opinion on the game's graphics. Some say that the graphics are good, but others say that they are not as good as the original game.

DOOM Eternal was designed to be a showcase of next-generation graphics and virtual reality. The game is powered by the id Tech 7 game engine and features destructible environments, dynamic lighting and shadows, photo-realistic textures, and motion captured animations. The game also features a new "sector-based" map system that allows the player to travel anywhere without being restricted to predetermined paths.

Information about replayability

There is a multiplayer mode called "Battlemode". In this mode, players can fight as either the Doom Slayer or as a demon. DOOM Eternal features a single-player mode and a multiplayer mode titled "Battlemode".

Conclusion

DOOM Eternal is a first-person shooter developed by id Software and published by Bethesda Softworks. The game is a sequel to Doom (2016), and the fifth main game in the Doom series. It was announced at QuakeCon 2018 on August 10, 2018, and was released on November 22, 2018 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Stadia and Xbox One. The Nintendo Switch version was released on December 8, 2020 with versions for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X and Series S being planned. Set some time after the events of the 2016 game, the story follows the Doomguy once again, on a mission to end Hell's consumption of Earth and foil the alien Maykr's plans to exterminate humanity.

Pros:
  • New weapons
  • New enemies
  • A new map editor
  • Multiplayer mode called "Battlemode"
  • Two-part standalone campaign DLC set after the events of the main game
  • Campaign
  • Graphics
Cons:
  • Increased focus on storytelling
  • The player only has a finite amount of ammo
  • Health is not recoverable
  • Limited selection of weapons
  • Platforming sections

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