Doom

Rating Summary

Based on 138 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

85

Top Critic Average

92%

Critics Recommend

Based on 138 critic reviews
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88 / 100
May 18, 2016

Despite a drab multiplayer mode and limited level creation tools, Doom is a cheeky and fulfilling return to pared-down acrobatic gunplay.

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Recommended
May 17, 2016

Doom's superb campaign makes up for underwhelming multiplayer in id Software's remarkable comeback.

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IGN

Top Critic

7.1 / 10.0
May 16, 2016

Doom's single-player recalls great FPS action from a simpler time, but its multiplayer misses more than it hits.

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May 20, 2016
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May 19, 2016

Intelligent, involved, and relentlessly exhilarating, now, just as in '93, the most exciting FPS around is a game called Doom.

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Metro GameCentral

Top Critic

7 / 10
May 16, 2016

As graceful a marriage of old school action and modern sensibilities as you could probably hope for, despite the so-so multiplayer and repetitive setting.

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8.8 / 10.0
May 17, 2016

The campaign is a glorious, bloody return to form for the godfather of first-person shooters, but the multiplayer and SnapMap can't match

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8.5 / 10.0
May 19, 2016

Doom struggles somewhat to finish what it starts, and for a franchise that practically created what we understand as shooter multiplayer 22 years ago, its largely flavorless multiplayer is surprising. But on the whole, as a new interpretation of one of gaming's most formative, difficult to pin down cyphers, id has done a pretty great job in making something that feels familiar and fresh, and, most importantly, pretty damned fun.

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8 / 10
May 17, 2016

Doom doesn't shy away from the spirit that drove its forebearers to greatness; a decision which cements its relevance despite its predictable structure and unimaginative multiplayer.

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May 21, 2016

It's hard to imagine a better Doom game in 2016 than this exhilarating, darkly witty new take on id's classic.

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