heXen:Edge of Chaos will be a new and free game, based on the original Hexen game which was developed by id Software and Raven Software. Edge of Chaos is being developed by a team of fans who have always loved the original Hexen since it came out. In fact, most of us spent countless hours with the entire series. When id Software released Doom3, we immediately saw immense potential in the engine itself; the 'Hell' maps gave us the inspiration to make a hack-and-slash game based, primarily, on the original Hexen.

Review RSS Feed Panzerfaust34 says
9 Panzerfaust34

Jul 7th, 2011 1 person agrees 0 people don't

I recently obtained Doom 3 because I already heard of this up coming mod. Basically I bought it to play this mod. And oh boy, this is definitely Hexen. The quality is absurdly good and not only that it re-creates the atmosphere of the old classic Hexen series. I my self who enjoyed Hexen as a child in the past couldn't ask for more.

It scares me that this is just a demo, and it is most likely just a little sneak peek as to what is going to come. This modification is going to blow us all away and I look forward for the full retail version.

The only problem I encountered in the demo so far was that I accidently died forcing me to play it all over again. But this has already been mentioned by a previous reviewer. I also seem to walk straight to doors before they are even opened. Despite these little flaws it is worth the effort for downloading and I personally will keep my eyes peeled for updates and news regarding this modification.

I thank the team which is working on this more than a thousand times. And you may expect many players to enjoy this as much as I do.

--Dethaurt---

gamefreak42 says
8 gamefreak42

Jun 27th, 2011 1 person agrees 0 people don't

hexen in DooM 3:check

nic40on says
10 nic40on

Jun 17th, 2011 1 person agrees 0 people don't

Hi there! Just learned about this mod! Herretic was among my favourite games back in the old days as was hexen and hexen 2.So this mod has a soft spot for me as i hope the devs manage to finish at least one episode with all the character classes.

I have not played it yet but from what i have seen it looks very interesting BUT the levels from the screenshots look very empty...I mean the general architecture is great but there are no details of any kind...It somehow almost feel as a full 3d version of playing herretic/hexen with doomengine were everything is high res and many 2d models are 3d as well as the enemies but everything is so simple and empty that you know you playing a very old game...

I mean have debris all over the place,pottery,carpets,plants,bushes,vines grown all over the walls,haystacks,carts,corpses all over the place,blood,dead animals,flags,glasses,windows and when inside buildings have chairs,tables,carpets,painting,rags,bookselfs and in general make the world as a living place that got invaded and turned to hell.

b1k3rdude says
8 b1k3rdude

Nov 12th, 2010 1 person agrees 0 people don't

The good:

1. visually very impressive.
2. jumping/climbing system very good.
3. run very well, very quick load times.
4. menus and of gui all very good.

The bad:

1. why is noclip and such disabled?
2. cant change the player forward direction speed.
3. couldn't find any info on game play, like what are all the different glowing objects in-game and how to use them etc..
4. cant choose difficulty level -

all in all, very very good considering its an alpha.

Ordo-justican says
10 Ordo-justican

Feb 6th, 2013 0 people agree 0 people don't

Great mod!

AidanDemon says
10 AidanDemon

Oct 5th, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

I love heretic and hexen games.

Lenron_Kanteer says
10 Lenron_Kanteer

Aug 31st, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

I'm so happy to be finding other mods for doom 3.

eblank1990 says
10 eblank1990

Aug 29th, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

SO MUCH FUN!!!! love it :)

deathslide says
9 deathslide

Jul 21st, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

I'm having and error code while launching the Mod

ERROR: wrong game DLL API version
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Error during initialization
Shutting down OpenGL subsystem
...wglMakeCurrent( NULL, NULL ): success
...deleting GL context: success
...releasing DC: success
...destroying window
...resetting display
...shutting down QGL
...unloading OpenGL DLL

any ideas on how to fix this?

PLEASE NOTE -
I have downloaded the Classic Doom 3 allready, but am still getting the same error codes and im not sure were to get the ''no-CD'' patches from.

feillyne says
10 feillyne

Dec 23rd, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't

A fine fantasy mod.

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