DOOM Eternal Delayed to March 20, 2020

October 8, 2019 at 12:57pm
By Jason Stettner

id Software has released a statement regarding DOOM Eternal, which has now been delayed to March 20, 2020. This is to “deliver a game that exceeds your greatest expectations across the board.” Aside from shifting the release date, other details and changes have been announced.

This includes Invasion Mode, which will allow you to enter another player’s game as a playable demon, will release as a free update shortly after launch. DOOM Eternal for Nintendo Switch will release after the other platforms. They will aim to announce that date in the future.
Doom Eternal Screenshot
DOOM 64 will be available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC in addition to Nintendo Switch. They are adding DOOM 64 as a pre-order bonus for DOOM Eternal on all platforms so you’ll be able to download and play this classic game, for free, just for pre-ordering that game.

DOOM 64 will be released on March 20, 2020 on all platforms. They also note “We are grateful to every DOOM fan for your dedication and support - we can’t wait to rip-and-tear right alongside you.” You can read our preview of the game from E3 below, or the general hub for additional coverage of this well known shooter franchise.

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Gamerheadquarters Reviewer Jason Stettner