I have installed Doom Classic Complete from steam (I am running Windows 8):


Now I would like to try:


which I have downloaded. First I have downloaded and unpacked: http://devbuilds.drdteam.org/gzdoom/

enter image description here

Next I have extracted Brutal Doom Redemption to that same folder above:

enter image description here

But when I run gzdoom.exe it just starts up as before. How do I load Doom Brutal Redemption MOD?


Seems the solution is just to drag BDJR.pk3.bak onto gzdoom.exe:

enter image description here

  • Are you on germany by chance? AFAIK german versions have gore reduction.
    – ave
    Feb 21, 2016 at 12:54
  • Nope, the point is that I just get the same menu, it does not seem that Redemption is being run at all.
    – u123
    Feb 21, 2016 at 13:00
  • gzdoom.exe -file […].PK3 doesn't work?
    – Mazura
    Oct 7, 2016 at 9:13

1 Answer 1


Try to locate the .ini config file and edit it:

There should be section [Global.Autoload]. Put there a complete path to these two mods (I am assuming here that brutal doom is in brutalv20b.pk3 and Redemption in BDJR.pk3.bak ) :


You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .