The Doom Engine, is the game engine that powers the id Software games Doom and Doom II, as well as Raven Software's titles Heretic and Hexen, then finally wrapping its final license with Rogue Entertainment's Strife.

Graphical system features:

  • Renders in VGA 320x200 256 colors
  • 35Hz page-flipped screen updating
  • 2D Sector-based maps

  • Floor and ceiling texturing
  • Wall texturing
  • Animated wall and floor/ceiling textures
  • Transparent wall textures (holes)
  • Sector lighting, with animation of lights
  • Screen-size and low detail mode (horizontal pixel double) for slower computers
  • Certain colors on sprites can be remapped to a different color automatically
  • Top-down automap feature

Audio system features:

  • 11,025Hz playback frequency
  • 8 sound channels
  • Stereo support
  • Adlib (OPL2 FM), General Midi and Gravis Ultrasound support for music
  • PC speaker support

Networking features:

  • IPX
  • Serial, with null modem cable
  • Modem
  • Synchronized - players must have the same settings as the other for proper play
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Mods currently been used to tweak with The Aliens Mod, has been tested to work with Brutal Doom.

Update: 15/9/2014

The Ultimate Doom 1 Beta 3 build has been tested, is now working on the Doomsday Engine.

Blog from Feb:

Currently I'm proud to say that the Ultimate Doom is now working as 1 single level. So you should in theory be able to explore the entire Ultimate Doom, be able to go anywhere, that includes all the secret levels (except the Xbox version's because I don't have those files)

Feel free to check the full preview here:

Doom 1 build here:

Doom 1 under 1 level.Version 3

(Doom 2 build can be found in downloads section but I'm trying to work on a new build, just currently have problems with loading more than 22 levels with the non-existent demon kill bug)
Doom 1 under 1 level preview.

Doom 1 under 1 level preview.

Doom 1 as 1 level, Doom 2 as 1 level 1 comment

Preview of Doom 1 all under 1 level preview. Basically this is show-casing the new build, the current state of the project at the moment. (Kind of like...

Doom 1, 2 fusion progress

Doom 1, 2 fusion progress

Doom 1 as 1 level, Doom 2 as 1 level 2 comments

At the moment testing what works, uploading my latest build to help trouble-shooting. Anyway the current build runs from Doom 1 on episodes 2,3,4 and...

Doom 1/2 compile files ready.

Doom 1/2 compile files ready.

Doom 1 as 1 level, Doom 2 as 1 level 7 comments

To be clear the Doom 1 download is a level fusion with all Doom 1 episodes in one single level with no loading screens. The Doom 2 download is basically...

Fistful of update

Fistful of update

Doom 1 as 1 level, Doom 2 as 1 level 2 comments

Updated from just 1 episode fused together, now 2 episodes fused and will hopefully will be releasing the ENTIRE Doom 1 under 1 level but currently deep...

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Doom II

Doom II

First Person Shooter

Let the Obsession begin. Again. This time, the entire forces of the netherworld have overrun Earth. To save her, you must descend into the stygian depths...

Doom

Doom

First Person Shooter

The demons came and the marines died. Except one. Your are the last defence against these hell-spawned hordes. Prepare for the most intense mutant-laden...

Heretic

Heretic

First Person Shooter

Heretic was the first game to use the Doom engine outside of id. Produced by John Romero in cooperation of Raven Software, Heretic promises to be a great...

FreeDOOM

FreeDOOM

First Person Shooter

Freedoom is a project to create a complete Doom II-compatible IWAD file which is Free Software' The IWAD file is the file used by Doom which contains...

Doom 1 as 1 level, Doom 2 as 1 level

Doom 1 as 1 level, Doom 2 as 1 level

First Person Shooter

Production of the project has been going for a long time since sometime around 2007. I worked on it as an on/off project. I did a Doom 2 compile attempt...

Strife: Quest for the Sigil

Strife: Quest for the Sigil

First Person Shooter

Strife (released in 1996) is a Doom-engine game created by Rogue Entertainment and published by Velocity. It offered an RPG-like action game, with heavy...

Hell Realm

Hell Realm

First Person Shooter

I'm programming only from boredom and only in ZDoom in Doom Format So Do not expect a wonder. But I'll try my best.

Chex Quest

Chex Quest

First Person Shooter

Chex Quest, made by Digital Café, is a total conversion of The Ultimate DooM. It was released in boxes of Chex Cereal in 1996, becoming the first game...

Action Doom II: Urban Brawl

Action Doom II: Urban Brawl

Fighting

Urban Brawl embodies a comic book look and feel with cell shaded graphics and story sequences. All of this is fused with a gameplay that is reminiscent...

Hexen

Hexen

First Person Shooter

While you were battling the evil forces of D'Sparil, the other Serpent Riders were busy sowing the seeds of destruction in other dimensions. One such...

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[CGS]ioriyagami
[CGS]ioriyagami

Doom es el mejor de todos para mi =3

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Shot846
Shot846

I'ts 2015 and it still rocks.

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szemi
szemi

Doom engine 4ever.

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BrownmanJose
BrownmanJose

Music ******* AWESOME!!
DOOM never gets old! :)

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GamingEVOlut1on
GamingEVOlut1on

I LOVE THIS GAME AND MAKE WADS ALL THE TIME!

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Kontra_Kommando
Kontra_Kommando

Love this game

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Wolfyboy
Wolfyboy

Why isn't there a seperate engine-page for ZDoom or GZDoom? They are much more advanced then the vanilla Doom engine they derived from.

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Mastermagic
Mastermagic

A page about Doom Engine The Great... with Heretic screen on top!
I knew Heretic is more attracting: the "only" FPS set in fantasy\medieval enviroment.

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DEAD_FiSH
DEAD_FiSH

And Hexen.

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Guest
Guest

Elder Scrolls?

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Gore33
Gore33

Elder Scrolls isn't created on Doom Engine nor has nothing similar into it.

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