Doom Slayer Goes Classic in Doom Eternal

Dress Doom Slayer up as the Original Doomguy in Doom Eternal

Bethesda just announced that skins from the original three Doom games will be available in Doom Eternal to gamers who link their Slayers Club account to each of the re-releases as well as Doom Eternal. The Classic Doom Marine is indigo, the second Doomguy is bronze and the third is a fitting blood red.  These skins will all be playable in Doom Eternal upon its release on November 22nd for PC, Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and Google Stadia.

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Gamers who purchased the re-releases of Doom, Doom II and Doom 3 who are looking forward to Doom Eternal have more to look forward to with this announcement, especially if they have a favorite version of the original Doomguy. This classic look should play off the new aesthetics in Doom Eternal really well and the skins certainly invoke feelings of nostalgia. Bethesda also announced that game updates are coming to the re-releases of Doom and Doom II for all platforms which will make them feel more like the original version of the games.

Both Doom and Doom II receive a lighting rendering overhaul to make them match the original game visuals. The sound and music playback speed and tone will now match the original Doom and Doom II game audio as well. There are a few additional changes to general game performance and user experience coming with the new updates releasing soon. If you’re a Slayer Club member it’s recommended you link your games to to get the full experience these titles offer. Are you curious what we thought about Bethesda and id Software’s 2016 reboot of Doom? Check out our review of it here.

What’s your favorite Doomguy? Do you prefer the current look with Doom Slayer’s more futuristic aesthetic? Let us know in the comments below!

Source: wccftech