This week’s launch of The Ancient Gods: Part Two expansion in Doom Eternal brings to a detailed a narrative arc that started in 2016’s Doom reboot, however what comes subsequent? Chatting with Polygon, Doom Everlasting sport director Hugo Martin revealed that whereas the present saga of the Doom Slayer will wrap up within the newest DLC, there are nonetheless loads of tales left to inform about that character in that universe, although, and presumably via a special lens, as nicely.
“May we inform a narrative about when [the Doom Slayer] first got here to that place with the Sentinels, nearly like a extra medieval setting, a fantasy setting?” Martin requested Polygon. “I believe as you play the DLC, too, you will see a number of hints of what we may do transferring ahead. Perhaps even sooner or later. Once more, our hero is considerably timeless–I imply, actually, he is immortal. So we may inform every kind of tales. It is as if Sam Raimi was given a Transformers finances to go make a sequel to The Evil Lifeless–that’s what Doom appears like, to us.”
Martin additionally had lots extra to say concerning the new Sentinel Hammer within the DLC, which he defined is able to immediately killing smaller enemies and beautiful bigger ones. You’ll be able to learn extra about how the addition of the hammer implies that “Sh** is going to hit the fan” in our interview.
In case you’re curious to check out Doom Everlasting and you’ve got Xbox Recreation Move, now could be nearly as good as ever to seize it because it was one of the 20 titles from Bethesda that was added to Xbox Game Pass after Microsoft acquired ZeniMax. In case you’d favor to return to certainly one of Doom’s spookier outings, Doom 3 VR is also in development at id Software.
Past that, the subsequent sport within the sequence would possibly see a female Doom Slayer decide up the enduring shotgun as Id Software program is contemplating shaking the sequence up even additional.