Doom series News


Universal Pictures Taps Nina Bergman for New DOOM Movie

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 21, 2018 9:00am PDT

Looks like a new DOOM film will be ripping faces on the silver screen. 


"This made me realize I know almost nothing about Olivia Pierce's motivations. I wish they ..."

- nwillard see all 16 comments

DOOM Soundtrack to Rip and Tear Eardrums on CD and Vinyl this Summer

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 18, 2018 7:45am PDT

Slayin' to the symphony of destruction.


"If you guys get a chance, watch the sound/music design behind Doom. It's awesome. ..."

- burning eye see all 15 comments

PSA: 'Stairway to Badass' Now Available in EPUB and MOBI Formats for Mercury Subscribers

By David Craddock, Apr 09, 2018 4:00pm PDT

Read the entirety of Stairway to Badass: The Making and Remaking of Doom 2016 on your computer, tablet, notebook, smartphone, and/or smart fridge!


Doom Patch 1.1.1 Adds Gyro Motion Aiming Controls on Nintendo Switch

By Asif Khan, Feb 20, 2018 8:45am PST

Doom on Switch with motion controls. What a time to be alive.


QuakeCon 2018 Dates Announced, BYOC Doubled with Extended Hours

By Asif Khan, Feb 13, 2018 9:30am PST

QuakeCon 2018 is going to be fabulous!


"Will there be a shacker contingent? I haven't been since 2007, but I'd seriously consider going ..."

- feek see all 28 comments

Doom on Switch Patch Covering Audio Issues, Menu Fixes, and More is Coming Soon

By Asif Khan, Feb 12, 2018 7:45am PST

Patches for Doom on Switch, what a time to be alive.


"Yeah my menus are all fucked up - can't select or move about the UI at all once in-game. Guess ..."

- wunderbred see all 3 comments

NVIDIA Drops Game-Ready Driver for Doom VFR

By Chris Jarrard, Nov 30, 2017 10:05am PST

Team Green gets a new driver to prepare for VR Rippin’ and Tearin’.


"A major revision, apparently; some vague rumors of unlocked vega features..."

- rms see all 5 comments

PSVR DOOM VFR Bundle Will Rip and Tear Your Wallet

By Asif Khan, Nov 16, 2017 12:00pm PST

The bundle launches December 1 for $399.99 and includes a PS VR headset, PS Camera, the new PS VR demo disc and a copy of Doom VFR.


Doom on Nintendo Switch Review: What a time to be alive

By Asif Khan, Nov 09, 2017 8:30am PST

Shacknews has had our grubby mitts on the latest third party title to make the jump to Nintendo Switch. Our thoughts.


"This kind of reminds me of the time id made Quake 3 on the Dreamcast! That was a mostly ..."

- Gwyndion see all 36 comments

DooM's Release Date for Nintendo Switch Confirmed

By Asif Khan, Oct 16, 2017 6:45am PDT

Doom on Switch. What a time to be alive! 


"True, but a criticism of it was the cut down levels. Carmack referenced it in the amount of ..."

- Schnapple see all 44 comments

Shackcast Episode 006: DooM on Switch, What a time to be alive

By Asif Khan, Sep 14, 2017 12:00am PDT

Asif called it and David joins him to geek out about Shacknews GOTY 2016 coming to Nintendo Switch


"i did, fuck sitting at a desk to play a game. couch + 65" + surround sound, s0n."

- opengl128 see all 49 comments

Doom 2016, Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus Headed to Nintendo Switch

By David Craddock, Sep 13, 2017 3:30pm PDT

Go back to hell anytime, anywhere this holiday.


"I eagerly await the refresh with newer Tegra tech. I'll buy it and pass down the amazing to my ..."

- Milleh see all 56 comments

We're all Going to Hell in This Doom 2 Mod For Diablo 2

By John Keefer, Aug 18, 2017 8:10am PDT

Doom guy travels to Tristram to help Deckard Cain and it looks awesome.


Doom 6.66 Patch Unlocks All Multiplayer DLC; Price Dropped

By John Keefer, Jul 19, 2017 10:50am PDT

The update hits in time for a free weekend and the elimination of the season pass.


"According to a comment on reddit, the game's final size got smaller after the patch, looks like ..."

- hanged_man see all 17 comments

Original Doom 2 3.5-inch Floppies on Sale From John Romero

By John Keefer, Jun 27, 2017 4:50pm PDT

They are on eBay for $900 now, and bidding ends tomorrow morning.


"And my Win95 on floppies. Store was out of cd-roms the day I went to buy it. What a fucking ..."

- Sludgehead see all 16 comments