DOOM is a futuristic horror themed first person shooter developed and published by id Software.

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Where are all of the secrets in 'The Shores of Hell'?

I've finished playing through Episode 1 (Knee Deep in the Dead) of The Ultimate Doom whilst finding all of the secret areas, collecting all of the items and killing all the things. I've played ...
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How do I play multiplayer?

I have bought DOOM 3 BFG edition, which includes The Ultimate DOOM and DOOM 2, in addition to the expansion packs for Doom 3. I know the original incarnations and many of the source ports of DOOM and ...
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How can I beat “DOOM: Knee-Deep in the Dead” on nightmare mode?

So I have the shareware version of DOOM 1.9, and have been playing it for a while now. I have beaten it (rather easily) on all skill levels except Nightmare. I have gotten past Missions 1 (Hangar) and ...
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How can I play Doom using Doom Engine on a Mac?

I saw recently that John Romero tweeted that the best modern way to play Doom is to download the Doomsday Engine. I did this for my Mac, but it doesn't come with the WAD Files, which are required to ...
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How can I get the chainsaw in Nuclear Plant - E1M2?

I've also played this level through multiple times today, I've found a variety of secrets each time that I didn't the first time through, like the secret door to the right of the level entrance and ...
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Where can I find all of the secret areas in 'Inferno'?

I purchased DOOM 3 BFG edition, which includes The Ultimate DOOM, DOOM2, and DOOM3. I've played the first two episodes (Knee-Deep In The Dead and The Shores of Hell) already, and I'm starting out on ...
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Modifying DOOM images,characters, and levels?

For a High School English project I need to make a video game about Dante going through Inferno (yes, I know there is already one). I thought that I could modify the game DOOM and make my own levels, ...
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DOOM 1.9 .wad files compatibility

I have DOOM 1.9 [the shareware version] on a Windows 95 computer and I just beat Knee-Deep In The Dead. I know of a couple places to get other .wad files for DOOM, and I was wondering if all .wad ...
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What are all of the cheat codes?

I've heard that there are a variety of cheat codes in both DOOM and DOOM 2, to allow things like all weapons, all keycards, walking through walls (no clipping) etc. What are all of the cheat codes in ...
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Do some guns knockback/stun?

I have noticed that when using certain weapons against enemies that the enemies seem to get stuck in a 'taking damage' animation while I'm firing at them. This is most noticeable with the chain gun ...
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Is it possible to use one of the ports?

DOOM, like many other ID games, has had its source code released to the public, and a community has built itself up around creating new content for these older games. Such examples of ports and ...
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Where are all of the secrets in the Hangar - E1M1?

I have played through the Hangar level of the first episode of DOOM now several times, but have not yet been able to complete the level with 100% in Kills, Items and Secrets. I am getting outside to ...
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Playing Ultimate DOOM and DOOM II Coop on Modern Hardware

A friend and I want to work through DOOM I and II on co-op over a coming weekend. What's the best way to do this on modern hardware? We don't want graphical improvements and fancy features (except ...
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Inaccessible Ledge in DOOM 2

I’m playing DOOM 2 and my OCD is forcing me to get 100% kills, items, and secrets, but have run into a problem. I know there are bugs in several maps that make some items and secrets impossible to ...
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What are the differences between the difficulty levels in Doom and Doom 2?

I've been playing Doom and Doom 2 for a while and have grown curious if there is an official list of what changes when you increase the difficulty level. I've noticed that there are almost always more ...
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How can I find the DOOM level?

I have heard that there is also a secret level as a homage to id Software's game Doom, in their game RAGE. Where can I find this level and what do I need to do in order to access it?
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What does 'Show ENDOOM Screen' mean?

I recently got ChexQuest III and was customizing the mouse sensitivity and video options when I saw a rather cryptic option: 'Show ENDOOM Screen'. It was set to OFF and I set it to ON just to see what ...
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What is the origin of Doom's helmet?

I was wondering what Doomguy's helmet is made up or or is based on: for example, a children's helmet. Do you know the origin of Doom's helmet?
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Is it possible to get out of the radioactive waste pits in DOOM E1M3?

In DOOM E1M3 (Toxin Refinery) there is a radioactive waste pit at the start, and a couple in the middle (just before you get the blue keycard). My question is; if you fall into these pits, ...