Tag: Doom

Doom’s Bosses Can Go Back to Hell

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I recently played id Software’s new Doom. I found it to be an exhilarating, agile shooter whose pace will most likely leave me seeking more of the same from other shooters in the future. However, the blistering pace nearly came to a forced halt a few times during the campaign.


DOOM (PC) review

DOOM! Shake, shake, shake the room!

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HIGH It’s… it’s Doom! A real, modern Doom game!

LOW These gun sound effects are a little underwhelming.

WTF Why didn’t I pick Ultra Violence first time through?


Doom (PS4) Review

Doom. Doom never changes

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HIGH Remembering to use the one-hit kill chainsaw in a tight spot

LOW Frustrating boss fights

WTF Antagonist Olivia Pierce looks like Tilda Swinton


Video: Doom running on graphing calculator

It's pretty much what the title says: Doom running on a Texas Instruments Nspire graphing calculator. It's not the first example of geeks getting game code to run on these graphing calculators—people have been trying to cram Doom and Wolfenstein 3D into them for years—but this particular attempt looks insanely good.

Doom running on Texas Instruments Nspire graphing calculator

John Carmack and games as art

John Carmack has been quoted a couple times as saying that he believes games are not art, and I was always put off that someone who has such a prominent place in the industry took such a disappointing line.