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  DOOM. Who is DOOM? What is DOOM? Where is DOOM? Definition of DOOM. Meaning of DOOM.
DOOM was a controversial video-game in its time, due to its high levels of violence, gore and spattering of satanic imagery.
DOOM consisted of three episodes with nine levels each; eight of these levels needed to be completed to finish an episode, while the ninth one was a secret level that could be accessed from within the first seven.
The DOOM engine continued to be developed even after the initial release of the game; there were a total of 11 versions, from the original 1.0 that was released on December 10 1993 to the final 1.9 release.
www.knowledgerush.com /kr/encyclopedia/DOOM   (1221 words)

 Science Fair Projects - DOOM
Doom was the first installation in a franchise that saw continuing success; it was followed by the sequel Doom II: Hell on Earth (1994) and numerous expansion packs, including The Ultimate Doom (1995), Master Levels for Doom II (1995), and Final Doom (1996).
Doom exceeded its predecessor in terms of popularity as well as critical reception and influence on the industry, and is today widely regarded as one of the most influential games of all time, laying a foundation for the popularity and further development of 3D action games during the rest of the 1990s.
Doom prompted fears that the then-emerging virtual reality technology could be used to simulate extremely realistic killing and in 1994 led to unsuccessful attempts by Senator Phil Talmadge to introduce compulsory licensing of VR use.
all-science-fair-projects.com /science_fair_projects_encyclopedia/DOOM   (3710 words)

 Doctor Doom FAQ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Doom was involved in a project to create a machine that would allow his astral self to travel to Mephisto's realm in order to locate his mother's spirit, trapped there since he was a baby.
Doom's armor is packed with weaponry and defenses, most notably the energy blasters in his gauntlets and his impenetrable force field, which has withstood attacks from the likes of Thor.
Doom has a battle of wills with Reed in # 23, which ties into the storylines of #'s 39, 40, and 43, which are proven to be the true Doom based upon what he says upon his return in FF # 350 (which retcons a few things).
members.aol.com /doomscribe/faq.htm   (7794 words)

 TeleFragged   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
DOOM 3 has been one of gamers' most anticipated titles ever since it was announced.
DOOM 3 promises jaw-dropping visuals, moments that'll scare you right out of your seat, and intense close-combat action against evil that only the artists at id could have ever dreamed up.
Some have been foretelling the fall of id Software along with DOOM 3 as their last failure, but after I played this game, I'm 100% sure that they are dead wrong.
www.telefragged.com /reviews/doom3   (1323 words)

 Four Fat Chicks -- DOOM 3 Review
DOOM and DOOM 2 are famous for how scary they were despite being "narrative lite"—in this installment, id tries its hand at some emotioneering techniques that really build the fear factor through narrative and environment.
While DOOM took place on the twin Martian moons of Phobos and Deimos (that's "Fear" and "Dread" to Greek-speakers), the setting for DOOM 3 is an enormous research installation on the surface of Mars.
DOOM 3 must be easy to work with, considering that the first mods for the game were available the day it landed on shelves.
fourfatchicks.com /Reviews/Doom_3/Doom_3.shtml   (3183 words)

 USATODAY.com - 'Doom 3' could be groundbreaking like its predecessors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Doom 3, the newest entry in game developer id Software's horror hall of fame, is a departure of sorts.
Now — though you again play a Marine on Mars, facing a horde of demons unleashed from hell by scientific experiments — you have to be careful not to eradicate a character who might hold a valuable clue to the secret to preventing a demonic assault on Earth.
The action in Doom 3 promises to be more intense than its predecessors, with effects and environments reminiscent of such movies as Alien, thanks to Carmack's breakthrough method of realistically tying lighting and textures of objects to the player's movements.
www.usatoday.com /tech/products/games/2004-08-01-doom3-side_x.htm   (880 words)

 Doomworld -- A Brief DOOM Demo History
Before DOOM was developed, the great minds at idsoftware had taken notice of the modifiability of their previous games like Wolfenstein3D.
When DOOM was released on December 10th 1993, they proved their genius to the world for the first time.
As with Quake, the core DOOM deathmatch gameplay and dynamics would hardly change as the years progressed (outside the advent of the almighty SuperShotgun in Doom2).
www.doomworld.com /10years/demos/demos01.php   (2336 words)

 WZ Forums Homepage - Doom 3   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
With Far Cry already showing us what PC gaming will be in the next 2-3 years, Doom 3 is going to have to be seriously in depth and immersive if it is going to compete with the hearts and minds of gamers.
Doom 3's just a remake of the original Doom with better graphics and more put into the atmosphere to make it creepier.
I hate to say it, because I love the original games, but Doom ain't what it used to be, popularity wise...and it most certainly won't match up with HL2 (I wouldn't put Halo 2 into direct competition, seeing how it won't hit PC for at least a year from its Xbox release).
www.wzforums.com /showthread.php?t=83720   (748 words)

 The Global Guardians Encyclopedia: A - B   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
This vaccine was created with the assistance of Lord Doom, without whom the cure would have been a very long time coming.
In exchange for his assistance, the United Nations recognized him as the legitimate ruler of the island of Bermuda.
Legal authorities assume that the League was formed to avoid competition, fix prices, and regulate trade in assassination for hire.
www.globalguardians.com /encyclopedia/encyclopediaab.php?pg=1   (2303 words)

 TribalWar Forums - Tribes Competition Needs "Game Films"
A competitive edge is the product of a combination of innovative tactics and execution.
Tribes on the competition level is as much strategy and tactics as it is FPS and action.
Zillions of demos will never be seen because teams horded everything to keep their strategies and such safe, only to delete them after they were no longer watched and needed space.
www.tribalwar.com /forums/showthread.php?p=4878180   (1630 words)

 The Cyberathlete Winter Extreme - Doom 3   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The $30,000 DOOM 3™ Tournament is a live competition using DOOM 3™, an action-oriented multiplayer computer game that will take place at the Winter Extreme Championship.
DOOM 3™ has an ESRB rating of "M", which is suitable for ages 17 and up.
In accordance with this rating, all participants must be a minimum of 17 years of age at the opening of the event in order to register and compete in the $30,000 DOOM 3™ Tournament.
www.thecpl.com /winter2004/d3_rules.htm   (2982 words)

 Doomworld -- Music
Also, the Doom music can be purchased in CD form, with sonically enhanced tracks and additional live instrumentation, here.
In the case of DOOM II, there were some levels that changed very little from the very early days of development.
During the development of DOOM II, a decision was made (by John Romero, I think) to include at least one Wolfenstein level.
www.doomworld.com /music/index.shtml   (1707 words)

 Doom 3 Files - Wallpaper Competition *WIN DOOM 3!*
Competition is open from July 23rd, and closes on August 23rd 2002.
Use of Doom 3 Files materials is subject to certain Terms and Conditions.
Doom 3 and related marks are trademarks of id Software.
doom3.filefront.com /news/Wallpaper_Competition_WIN_DOOM_3;1495   (388 words)

 Doom 3 - Ferrago
Indeed, divisions were rife over the decision to make Doom 3 itself, and eventually resulted in the sacking of artist Paul Steed after he organised a rebellion of employees who were in favour remaking the early classic.
Doom 3, however, does away with such lightmaps once and for all by calculating the effects of all light sources dynamically during the game.
Doom 3 ushers in the begining of a new era.
www.ferrago.com /story/1879   (1946 words)

 Doom 3 - Ferrago   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
DOOM 3 needs no introduction so I'm not going to waste the time of either of us.
You really need to play DOOM 3 under the right conditions: you wouldn't recommend someone watch Alien or The Ring for the first time in a big airy room at 3 in the afternoon on a glorious sunny August day, and nor should you do the same with DOOM 3.
Adhering to these conditions certainly makes the experience go on for that much longer, but it is irritating to know that if you were to have a wee shot while the lights were still on that you would be doing the game, and yourself, a disservice.
www.ferrago.com /story/4314   (1381 words)

 NewDoom.com - News Archive
The three in question are IC DooM Series : 2001 Reprisal - 1 level for DooM 2, Sniper - A view from both sides - 1 level for DooM 2 and finally DooM Resurrection Episode I - 5 levels for DooM 2 + ZDooM.
To integrate a MOD into a doom wad, the filesize should be small to ensure that people aren't turned off because of a long download.
Doom Underground has fixed a couple of broken links that were pointed out to them and there is also two new reviews.
www.newdoom.com /cgi-bin/news/news-archive-5-2002.php   (2384 words)

 doom information site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Doom introduced or popularized many aspects of both first-person shooters and also the culture surrounding them: it gave a tremendous boost to the until-then nascent networked gaming scene, and generated a scene for user-made expansions (WADs).
In contrast to the static levels of Wolfenstein 3D, those in Doom were highly interactive: platforms could lower and rise, ceilings could come down crushing the player, floors could raise sequentially to form staircases, bridges could rise and lower.
This doom variant index site has been developed to help wayward users find the information they are looking for, no matter how they are mistakenly spelled or mistyped.
www.mistyped.info /doom.htm   (3557 words)

 Call of Duty Boards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
If you are interested in enroling for the competition and win great Call Of Duty related prizes, you're in the right place.
Competition will start in 2 weeks, if things go as planned.
The competition starts in 2 weeks after date of this post, you have until then.
www.codboards.com /index.php?showtopic=1411   (701 words)

 Rotten Tomatoes Forums - Video Game Madness Year 3: #8 Doom vs. #9 Paper Mario 2
There is no doubting that #8 Doom is one of the most revolutionary games ever made, but its dated engine and graphics kept it from reaching a higher seed.
The Blue Bomber: Doom's competition is our final RPG in the tournament, but it's definitely no pushover.
Doom is a groundbreaking classic, but Paper Mario 2 strikes me as the more playable game.
www.rottentomatoes.com /vine/showthread.php?t=398285   (942 words)

 RPGamer - Sound Test - Sonic Revolution
All the information on this competition can be found on over on that page, but I want to speak briefly about it here.
Hence, not only is there no particular theme for this competition, but there is also the amateur prize.
I took a look at the MIDI in sheet music form and its technically not a very difficult piece, as most solo piano music is. A very impressive piece indeed.
www.rpgamer.com /music/2005/music050112.html   (495 words)

 Halflife2.net - Halo2
Doom 3 isnt gonna compete against Halo 2 or Half Life 2.
Doom 3 does not give Half-Life 2 any competition wats so ever.
DOOM 3 is a PC game, and a revolutionary one at that.
www.halflife2.net /forums/printthread.php?t=42421   (1037 words)

 DOOM 3 Portal - News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Gamespy also have spun up their own preview of the DOOM 3: RoE Xbox version port, make sure to head on over and give it a good read.
And on that note, the official DOOM movie site has opened, while nothing too posh yet, features the story of the DOOM movie, a collection of production photos, the actual trailer itself, and wallpaper, AIM icon, and screensaver downloads, for that matter, all tidied up in a sleek, Flash based website.
AICN have posted up their interview with Karl Urban, one of the staring cast members of the DOOM movie, regarding, of course, the DOOM movie itself.
www.doom3portal.com   (2528 words)

 TNL Forum - S.T.A.L.K.E.R - Half Life 2 and Doom 3 gets some SERIOUS competition
Doom III and HL2 are coming to XBOX, so I can get excited about them.
You did say "More polys = better game", and while I cant tell you without playing it, if it will be good or not, it does look marvelous, and Serious Competition ment in graphical sense, and in the way the game interaction and physics work.
I assumed you meant competition as a game, because so far, there are three games on the table, none of which I can play.
www.the-nextlevel.com /board/showthread.php?t=21062   (941 words)

 Doom Related Files A-M [Page 2 of 49]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
New Doom II level, for the commercial release map 03.
Doom II: - The Grid, or the Warehouse (by GamesNet) You steal quickly through the shadows.
Jungle WAD for doom a death match wad with a jungle like feel to it with a acid river running through it.A nice little maze inside, and a castle outside.
www.execnet.com /filelibs/l447p002.html   (360 words)

 X-Doom -- Old School Alternative ZDaemon Server   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
There is a regime in the Doom community that feels that in order to make Doom more fun they must change the core dynamics of the game.
The Doom player cannot jump, he cannot swim, and he cannot look up or down.
X-Doom is not a wholesale replacement for ZDaemon, and is not competition for it.
www.doom2.net /~xdoom   (350 words)

 Competitive Intelligence: Doom 3: Can Carmack's "id" Reinvent Computer Games (as it did with the original, Doom)?
id Software released the much-anticipated "Doom 3" first-person-shooter on the world this week, to largely rave reviews: “Doom 3,” the newest entry in game developer id Software’s horror hall of fame, is a departure of sorts.
Now -- though you again play a Marine on Mars, facing a horde of demons unleashed from hell by scientific experiments -- you have to be careful not to eradicate a character who might hold a valuable clue to the secret to preventing a demonic assault on Earth.
“Doom” also popularized the “first-person shooter” concept: Players view the 3-D world through the eyes of the character on screen, wielding weaponry as if it were in their own hands.
www.aurorawdc.com /ci/000169.html   (1096 words)

 Doom3Fortress.net - Teamplay the way it ought to be!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Whelp, this competition was very hard to judge.
This mod is dedicated to crt and everyone who helped make the previous Rocket Arena mods, and thier work creating one of the best mods to date.
Lastly, there will be an update about the soundtrack competition soon.
www.planetdoom.com /d3f   (1436 words)

 Blue's News: News Comments
QuakeCon Keynote Address Highlights on HomeLAN Fed includes indications from Carmack that their next game will have a single-player emphasis similar to that of DOOM 3.
QuakeCon Doom 3 Mod Roundtable Reports on HomeLAN Fed.
Demons patrolling areas, going about their business, or worshipping mounds of corpses as they did in Doom I/II ; was fun to sneak up on them and blast away.
www.bluesnews.com /cgi-bin/board.pl?action=viewthread&threadid=50787   (292 words)

 Doom 3 : Competition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Doom 3 may have Slip-Ups on our companion site Slipups.com.
In the first stages of the game, in the underground maintenance area, you come across 3 huge pistons.
An obvious sting at the competition at Gearbox/VALVE soft, who are creating Half Life two at the moment.
www.eeggs.com /items/42562.html   (182 words)

 Tekbunker Lounge -> Win Doom III @ Tekbunker
Pre ordered for one lucky reader is a fresh copy of Doom III.
This will be winging its way to one lucky winner.
This is open to members all over the world, but if they bear in mind, it is the UK version they will receive.
www.tekbunker.com /forums/index.php?showtopic=459   (628 words)

 Halo2 - Halflife2.net
To tell you the truth, the only competition for Half-Life 2, even the closest, would most likely be DOOM 3.
If you can give me reasons on how it will be competition then I will agree
as a game it wont be any competition, maybe in sales but its console\PC so i dont think so...
www.halflife2.net /forums/showthread.php?t=42421   (1178 words)

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