Posted March 4, 2016 by Dawid Venter in News

id Software wants you to help them fix their DOOM cover art


Several weeks ago the cover art for DOOM released and people around the world lambasted it as the worst and most generic cover art that’s featured on the cover art for a game in a long time. id Software was well aware of the trends online and that people were really not satisfied with the final outcome. The ‘actual’ cover art is not about to change, but they have a smart plan in mind – reverse sleeves.

You’ll vote for one of two reverse sleeve options. Basically that means that you pull the sleeve out of the box, flip it over and stick it back in to show off what’s on the back. These are the two options available to vote for:

We tend to like the second option that has a classic 80’s DOOM feel to it. You can vote right now by taking part in this Twitter poll:

Here’s a look at the jokes that was made of the original cover, hence them making a plan to change things up:



DOOM releases worldwide on 13 May for PC, PS4 and Xbox One.


Dawid Venter

Married to a gamer wife who kicks my ass at most shooters. If it's got analogue thingies, with buttons that's connected to a big box I'll play it no matter the format.