If you are a 90s kid you must remember Doom. It was the classic FPS shooter that everybody from our generation grew up on. The game relied on intense music, great FPS mechanics and challenging levels and bosses to cement its position amongst the top FPS games of that generation! Bethesda the developers of the original game are celebrating their 25th anniversary so Doom for Android is out!
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Doom for Android details
Now Doom has finally returned to modern platforms via an Android app. It’s available as a paid app on the Google Play Store.
This is what the official play store listing for this game says,
“Celebrate DOOM’s 25th anniversary with the re-release of the original DOOM (1993), including the expansion, Thy Flesh Consumed, is now available on Android devices. First released in 1993, DOOM introduced millions of gamers to the fast-paced, white-knuckle, demon-slaying action the franchise is known for. Relive the birth of the first-person shooter, wherever you go, and experience the classic demon-blasting fun that popularized the genre.”
Doom for Android details and pricing
The official video posted by the developers can be seen below!
You can go to the download page here.
Right now from initial user reviews, it seems like the controls etc. for the game aren’t that great currently. The players have also complained about the slower tempo of the in-game music compared to the original release. Many users are also irked about the fact that the game requires you to create an account in order to play the single-player mode as well. There’s no PVP mode as well right now which may or may not come in the near future.
They have also released Doom 2 simultaneously yesterday. You can download it here. The pricing etc. is the same.
Here’s the official statement for Doom 2 for Android,
“Celebrate DOOM’s 25th anniversary with the re-release of DOOM II. This beloved sequel to the groundbreaking DOOM (1993) gave players the brutal Super Shotgun to bear against deadlier demons, and the infamous boss, the Icon of Sin.
The re-release of DOOM II includes:
– The Master Levels, 20 additional levels made by the community and supervised by the developers
To save Earth, you must descend into the depths of hell, survive demon hordes, and take part in the fiercest battle ever.”
The current price for the game is INR 410 on the Google Play Store. So what do you guys say? Would you buy this classic but unoptimized game for your Android phone? Maybe they would improve it in the future! Do let us know what you think in the comments section below! Stay Inspired to Rise!
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