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Here's the downloads/screens of the entrants! Check out what people have been working on for a little over a month!

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The Doom 3 Boss Contest is over! There was quite a bit of tension leading up the the final hours of the contest with many of the contestants scrambling to get something completed on time.

Five of the seven entrants got their bosses submitted by the deadline and let me tell you, there is a VARIETY of bosses! Here's some screengrabs from the boss's & be sure to check out each one!

Doom 3 World has links to information about each boss and download links.

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J3ph_42
J3ph_42

This release is best served with an explanation for those of us previously unaware of this contest.

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dinky
dinky

I wasn't aware of a contest. :(

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6th_venom
6th_venom

Hey, there is a second contest in preparation that will start in march!

;)

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sathanas
sathanas

Boss Boss Boss Boss Strange-Building Boss?

Screens and screens4 were the only ones that seem worth posting, really. Even screens4 is poorly lit (for a competition where you're judging people on their model work?), making it hard to tell what's going on.

Good effort though, everyone!

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TheHappyFriar Author
TheHappyFriar

pic 5 isn't a boss, just a pic of a sweet level for the boss in pic 6. You can blow up structures in that map. :)

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TheHappyFriar Author
TheHappyFriar

there was a forum post on moddb.com: Moddb.com (still on 1st page of subforum)
and this thread: Moddb.com
and this one: Moddb.com
AND this one! Moddb.com
blogged several times: Moddb.com

it was reported on planetdoom, doomitalia & doomworld. Blogged about on IGN.

:D (really suprised about you dinky, i'm a friend, I figured it would update you when I posted a blog, new media, etc).

anyway...
rules for contestants:

*Doom 3 (not RoE, no mods required) 1.3.1
*it works in doom 3
*it must be done by jan 31st @ 23:59 EST (20:59 PST, 04:59 GST Feb 1st).
besides those, anything goes.


So the object was to take ~1.5 months and make a new boss for doom 3, any way you wanted. No limits on what could be done, size, etc.

Guess I'll need to try to get front page news for [url=http://www.doom3world.org/phpbb2/viewtopic.php?t=22418]next time[/url]. :D

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dinky
dinky

Yeah, I'm surprised too. I generally find out about anything in relation to Doom 3, I don't know how this slipped by me.

I don't think I get updates on people unless I watch them. Just being a friend doesn't update me I guess... Now that I think about that, why don't I get informed of updates from my friends?? ModDB Staff, you guys should add friend updates. If MySpace and Facebook have this feature, why doesn't ModDB?

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TheHappyFriar Author
TheHappyFriar

I'm sure you've noticed that there's not much doom 3 activity here, you should keep an eye on some other sites. Not because moddb.com wouldn't post anything, the people who do the stuff just don't post here is all.

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Gzegzolka
Gzegzolka

Hmm first boss look very professional, rest of screens shoots don't show them in good way, much to dark or to far from point of view.

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TheHappyFriar Author
TheHappyFriar

we're well aware of that & are planning accordingly for "next time". Have you tried them? Three of the bosses keep you on your toes so it was pretty hard to get get screens of them in combat situations.

if someone wants to download all @ once I added a new download to moddb.com:
Moddb.com

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BenjaminPulido
BenjaminPulido

Since I play this mod is very difficult for me.

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