Doomsday supports many classic games like the original first-person shooters Heretic, DOOM and Hexen.
The meaning of this applications is to maintain the initial feel of the game yet offering modern techniques and technologies, including the hardware accelerated graphics and client or server networking. A lot of importance is placed on the great looking graphics.
- OpenGL based renderer
- Dynamic lights having halos, lens flares, etc
- Dedicated particle physics effects system
- Automatic surface decorations
- Fogging and vignette effects
- Flexible containers: WAD, ZIP, original directory
- High-resolution textures: PNG, TGA, JPG, PCX
- Internal BSP builder (actually based on glBSP)
- Driver architecture based on various Plug-ins: FMOD Ex, DirectSound, FluidSynth, OpenAL, SDL_mixer, Windows Multimedia
- Red Book CD audio playback
- MIDI playback with SF2 soundfonts
- 3D sound stage for positional effects
Note: The drivers are not supporting all audio features
- TCP-based client/server networking
- Automatic discovery of servers running on the local network
- Central master server for discovery of servers across the world
- Standalone lightweight server (a daemon process)
- Possibility to join join already started games
- Up to 15 player games
- Prediction and smoothing
* User Interface
- Simple to use game choosing screen for runtime game adjusting (e.g., from DOOM to Heretic)
- Integrated updater for fast and simple upgrades
- Open source
- Snowberry: Graphical User Interface frontend which is based on multiple game profiles in order to manage custom maps, several resource packs, add-ons and starting various game configurations easily
- Multiple classic games are supported.
- The program offers a rich set of resources and options.
|Version||2.2.0 Build 3221 Unstable|
|Developer||Deng Team | see all products from this developer|
|Product Homepage||Doomsday Engine|
|Last Week Downloads||7|
|All Time Downloads||1,708|
|OS Support||Windows All|
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