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Old 05-13-2016, 11:38 AM   #1
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Doom 2016 On sale!

The new Doom is available on Steam for $59 today, single player and Multiplayer...get yours while there hot!
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Old 05-13-2016, 01:00 PM   #2
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

Got it already. I want to finish FO4 Far Harbor DLC before I start DOOM.

I think DOOM will wrap-up my gaming for good. Time to move on.

I get a bigger bang for the buck watching old movies.
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

The single player is supposed to be around 13 hours...for me about 40....lol
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Old 05-13-2016, 11:21 PM   #4
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

How goes the game?
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Old 05-14-2016, 03:05 PM   #5
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

Sucks. No suspense like the original. Mindless shooter with saved check points. No flashlight mod.

FO4 spoiled me.

Just requested a refund. We'll see what STEAM does!
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Sucks. No suspense like the original. Mindless shooter with saved check points. No flashlight mod.

FO4 spoiled me.

Just requested a refund. We'll see what STEAM does!
Thanks Jim just saved me $60...
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Old 05-14-2016, 03:31 PM   #7
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Hey Jim, yeah I watched the trailer again right before I posted and I came away with there is nothing exciting about this game at all. Normally, any Wolfenstein, DooM, or Quake game from ID would be a no brainer but I really don't see any intelligence inside this game by watching the trailer. It makes me wonder how after so long that they can only come out with the same old rehash? Not only that but the engine is probably years old so this is probably a really late game anyway. It is like ID is burnt out big time and it has been so long all Carmacks cash is dried up and he is trying to get some more by relying on the ID name. I mean is this game really called Doom? You have to be kidding me.

PS. Oh and this game costs $59??? I think peeps like me who were in on the original Wolf3D/Doom when it arrived don't care anymore and the newbies don't know the history. Also, I got a refund on a game not long ago, you should get it.
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

Almost a year of Amazon Prime

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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

Got two hrs of play time on it, so a refund is iffy.

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Hey Jim, yeah I watched the trailer again right before I posted and I came away with there is nothing exciting about this game at all. Normally, any Wolfenstein, DooM, or Quake game from ID would be a no brainer but I really don't see any intelligence inside this game by watching the trailer. It makes me wonder how after so long that they can only come out with the same old rehash? Not only that but the engine is probably years old so this is probably a really late game anyway. It is like ID is burnt out big time and it has been so long all Carmacks cash is dried up and he is trying to get some more by relying on the ID name. I mean is this game really called Doom? You have to be kidding me.

PS. Oh and this game costs $59??? I think peeps like me who were in on the original Wolf3D/Doom when it arrived don't care anymore and the newbies don't know the history. Also, I got a refund on a game not long ago, you should get it.
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

Refund Approved.
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

Thanks guys/Jim, its saved me the trouble of messing with it...
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Refund Approved.
Good deal, the review sites where wondering why they never received review copies of the game.....lol
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

...Hmmm does make one think!
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

Here is the start of the game.

DOOM 2016 PC - Gameplay Intro - #01 Lets Play DOOM 2016 Gameplay - YouTube

I guess something died in me cuz I don't relish this type of gameplay any longer. If I got this game I would just be trying to get through it as fast as possible without enjoying it.
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Re: Doom 2016 On sale!

Ditto. I am too old for mindless stuff!
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