PC, XBOX / Action / Release: Aug 3, 2004 / ESRB: M

Win98 is Doomed

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 27, 2004 7:09pm PDT

A post on Planet Doom (thanks armaduck) offers word that DOOM 3 will not work on Win98 machines. The game requires Windows XP or Windows 2000, so...


"All we are doing is taking another person's word for it but because he's on planetdoom we're ..."

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Duffy On DOOM 3

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 26, 2004 11:02am PDT

id Software programmer Robert Duffy made a big update to his .plan file, talking about the game's different image quality options, hardware and...


"Oh I just wanted to throw this out there. The rumor on the net was that Xbox2 would have ..."

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DOOM 3 Interviews

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 22, 2004 2:22pm PDT

GameSpy has posted a new id Software Q&A, asking Tim Willits, Todd Hollenshead and Marty Stratton about DOOM 3 and future projects. Questions are...


"I swear to you people, I SWEAR THIS ON THE GRAVE OF MY OWN PENIS. I swear to you I will play ..."

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DOOM 3 Benchmarks

By Steve Gibson, Jul 21, 2004 4:05pm PDT

HardOCP has managed to get a hold of a bunch of benchmarks done by the guys up at id Software on the final version of DOOM 3. It's surprisingly...


"what i'd like to see now is HL2 bench numbers from a near final build.."

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Trent Reznor On DOOM 3

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 21, 2004 7:12am PDT

There is a new nin inch nail: access update on the official Nine Inch Nails website, featuring reader submitted questions and answers from Trent...


"i say its all in the past and get started on the tunes for Q4 Mr. Reznor!!!! "

- r1cola see all 183 comments

DOOM 3 Requirements, Carmack's Next

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 20, 2004 1:10pm PDT

The daily DOOM 3 post! The Houston Chronicle has a DOOM 3 article, talking about upgrading for the game. It offers this list of requirements for...


"Just remember what ol' Jack Burton does when the earth quakes, the poison arrows fall from the ..."

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By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 19, 2004 7:06am PDT

Two DOOM related articles on HomeLAN Fed this morning as JCal talked with Steven Kent about his upcoming The Making of DOOM 3 book and Kevin...


"If the Mancubus was female as someone mentioned, wouldn't it be a Sucubus instead...since a ..."

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DOOM 3 Movie, SDK News

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 18, 2004 9:39am PDT

A new DOOM 3 movie is now avaiable, first shown on G4. The video shows gameplay and interview footage. And for those of you wondering about SDK...


"Just downloaded Doom3s theme song. It rocks! The beginning sounds like E1M1 to me."

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More DOOM 3

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 16, 2004 4:59pm PDT

DOOM 3 multiplayer networking info is a GameSpy Q&A, asking id's Robert Duffy about multiplayer networking architecture, player limit, and network...


"www.ua-corp.com has changed. I don't have flash installed, so I don't know what's there, but ..."

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On DOOM 3 Demo, Linux & Mac Versions

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 15, 2004 7:13am PDT

id's Todd Hollenshead updated his .plan again, thanking everyone for their congratulatory notes and giving us an update on a DOOM 3 demo and the...


"Realistically, the Mac hardware necessary to run Doom 3 well is probably either a G5 or the last ..."

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By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 14, 2004 10:23am PDT

It's the moment you've all been waiting for, DOOM 3 HAS GONE GOLD! According to Todd H's .plan update, the official U.S. release date is August 5,...


"I'm just going to post this because I'm lonely. But Doom 3 exceeded my expectations in every ..."

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DOOM 3 Done?

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 10, 2004 7:44am PDT

The hot new rumor on the Internet is that DOOM 3 is finished, because of this marketing flyer by Activision which mentions "we said it will be out...


"The way things are going, we'll end up dismissing the official GOLD announcement as a hoax."

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DOOM 3 August 3?

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 22, 2004 2:10pm PDT

As always, release dates mean nothing until id Software announces one..but EBGames and Gamestop are now both listing August 3 as a release date for...


DOOM 3 Tidbit

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 18, 2004 7:47am PDT

In a Slashdot post mostly about his endeavors at Armadillo Aerospace, id Software's John Carmack notes that "Doom beta testing is going very well"....


DOOM Movie Studio Change

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 04, 2004 7:52am PDT

Comingsoon.net is reporting that the DOOM movie has found a new studio, after Warner Brothers let its option to make the movie expire. The film is...