Poll Time: Do you like DOOM Open Beta?

I wasn’t expecting much of this multiplayer beta. Actually I even forgot about it, launched it this morning and I was really surprised to see how much of a Call of Duty clone this is. Seriously, dance moves at the end of a match? Announcer that sounds like a pussy (at least in Polish translation)? It just plain fucking sucks.


This is a disaster, feels like a bad Unreal Tournament copy (it’s on Unreal Engine 4) but 2 times slower. You can’t even adjust the settings reasonably although the game runs perfectly fine on my GTX 960, the FPS is locked to 60. Lets just hope that the single player experience is going to be a lot better – do not pre-order though. What do you guys think?

Here are some more screenshots:

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Stick to Unreal Tournament open alpha if you’re looking for a good, modern arena shooter.



id Software president leaves after 17 years

After 17 years at id software, president Todd Hollenshead has left the studio, publisher Bethesda has confirmed. Hollenshead joined id in 1996 as CEO, but was moved to president when id was acquired by Zenimax Media in 2009. "After many years with the studio, Todd Hollenshead decided to leave id Software to pursue other personal interests," Bethesda VP Pete Hines told IGN. "While Todd was not part of the development teams,…