PC, PS4, Xbox One
rnOur Review: 4.5/5
rnIt's fair to say that few people believed that Doom
would reinvigorate the series, particularly after its ill-received multiplayer beta closed its doors. Remember, this is a franchise that is regarded as one of the pioneers of gaming, having been one of the first true first-person shooters, as well as pushing the boundaries of violence and atmosphere.
did what it set out to achieve. It reminded gamers what it's like to play a shooter campaign focused on excitement and gore. It had an armada of weapons that were thrilling to use, and capable of multiple modes of use. Perhaps most importantly, it felt like a proper modern iteration of Doom
equipped with smart game design that made it feel fresh yet creatively inspired.
rnIt's crazy to think that the two best shooter campaigns so far this generation are Wolfenstein
. Who would have thought?