In this demonic episode of the Popzara Podcast our own devilish editors Cory Galliher and Nathan Evans brave the flames of Hell – and scores of gaming critics – to discuss Bethesda’s bloody excellent reboot of id Software’s legendary first-person shooter DOOM!
Unlike most modern FPS that focus on cinematics, epic storytelling, and fleshed out characters DOOM is all about the gameplay, pure and simple. A quiet pre-release hype train led many to bet the reboot would be less than stellar. Thankfully, that wasn’t the case, as DOOM 2016 is nearly everything fans were asking for, as well as a scathing indictment that modern games are obligated to be art. If dismembering demons from hell with chainsaws is art, than DOOM is a masterpiece. Or masterpieces