The definitive gameplay enhancement mod for the GZDoom and Zandronum engines. Adds realistic gore, dismemberments, headshots, executions, lightning effects, particles, makes enemies smarter and harder, makes gun louder and beefier, and adds epic new boss battles.
Total improvement gameplay, visual and sound design, visual effects, massive changes of all game aspects and new unique stuffs in vision of game by team Blackmore1014, Iddqd_Idkfa_Idclip, Doomsmile, Bifurcator.
"Brutal Doom: Black Edition" it's dark, serious, realistic and meaningful vision of original Brutal Doom. Mod follow serious, evil and creepy atmosphere of original Doom franchise. "Black Edition" combines large battles and speed of classic Doom, meaningful realism with dark and atmospheric aesthetic of Doom 3 and dynamics with modern stuffs of Doom 2016. Mod also focuses on diversity of game, but does not harm to original style and not destroy atmosphere of Doom. "Black Edition" this is a hardcore mod on verge survive not forgiving mistakes, which would be a challenge for skilled players. If you bothered regular Brutal Doom, want both modern and conservative vision of game with new unique stuffs, experience it in "Brutal Doom: Black Edition".
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-- Brutal Doom: Black Edition v3.1d --
No need load default Brutal Doom v20b. BD: BE all include. Works only with latest GZDoom.
-- Old version Brutal Doom v20b: Black Edition v2.1c Legacy --
Saved the last old version Brutal Doom v20b: Black Edition in separate folder. If you want play in Zandronum multiplayer, old GZDoom or Doom touch - you can play in this old version.
1) Download mod.
2) Download latest GZDoom version - Zdoom.org
3) Download or buy four Doom wads (doom.wad, doomu.wad, doom2.wad, tnt.wad, plutonia.wad).
4) Create new folder.
5) Put mod file "BDBE_v3.1d_final.pk3" in folder.
6) Unzip all files GZDoom in folder.
7) Put four Doom wads in folder.
8) Select mod file "BDBE_v3.1d_final.pk3" and move at "gzdoom.exe".
8b) You can create shortcut for fast launch and load mod and addons after gzdoom.exe.
Now you can create new or copy any other shortcut. Open shortcut properties:
In "Target" you must specify the path to folder. After gzdoom.exe you must add necessary megawad, mod and addons.
Example for Doom, Doom 2: Hell on Earth, Final Doom: TNT Evilution, Final Doom: Plutonia Experiment:
"D:\Games\Brutal Doom BE\gzdoom.exe" BDBE_v3.1d_Final.pk3 AltDHTP.pk3 LP.pk3 BD2.pk3 ADAMP.pk3
Example if you want load other unofficial megawads (levels):
"D:\Games\Brutal Doom BE\gzdoom.exe" -file hellbound.wad BDBE_v3.1d_Final.pk3 AltDHTP.pk3 LP.pk3 BD2.pk3 ADAMP.pk3
In "Start in" you must select your Doom folder.
Now you can fast and easy launch game.
In first want to thank all Doom community and Brutal Doom community. For advice, help and resources. Thank you to those who helped, not refused and allowed to use their stuffs. It's very difficult to know and remember everyone authors of all original stuffs, but need try to list. If someone missed, please remind.
Sergeant_Mark_IV ("Brutal Doom")
pa1nki113r ("Project Brutality")
Doomguy5th ("Insanity's Brutality")
MajorCooke, DBThanatos and ZZYZX ("D4D: Doom(4)")
dal_lemos ("Neo Doom")
Doomguy141 ("Brutal Doom Redemption")
Gifty ("Smooth Doom")
Detailed credits in .pk3 file.
Don't play with HELL: Black edition - is a single-player story-based FPS game in the DOOM universe of ID Software.