Bethesda Softworks announced that the DOOM 3 BFG Edition is now available at retail stores across North America. The DOOM 3 BFG Edition features enhanced, re-mastered versions of both DOOM 3 and the Resurrection of Evil add-on pack, as well as hours of new content, including eight new levels entitled ‘The Lost Mission.’ DOOM 3 BFG Edition is now available in North America on PC for $29.99 and on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 for $39.99.
In addition to the terrifying horror found in DOOM 3, players will also experience an unreleased single-player story, ‘The Lost Mission,’ featuring eight heart-pounding single-player levels that once again bring players to the edge of their seats. Fully re-mastered for both Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, DOOM 3 and its expansion pack feature greatly enhanced visuals that will immerse the player in the demonic world of DOOM 3 like never before.
DOOM 3, Resurrection of Evil, and ‘The Lost Mission’ have been optimized in 3D, featuring 5.1 surround sound, Xbox 360 Achievements, PlayStation 3 trophies, improved rendering and lighting, and a new check point save system allowing for smoother progression through the game. id Software has fine-tuned the controls to bring the intensity of the DOOM single and multiplayer experience to the consoles, and DOOM 3 now features the new armor-mounted flashlight, allowing players to illuminate dark corners and blast enemies at the same time.
“Today we’re bringing back id Software’s genre-defining shooter, with the release of DOOM 3 BFG Edition” said Vlatko Andonov, President, Bethesda Softworks. “We are excited for new and existing fans to play the newly enhanced and extended DOOM 3 – and for them to have the opportunity to play the classic DOOM and DOOM 2 games.”
DOOM 3 BFG Edition will also include the classic DOOM and DOOM 2 games, making it the definitive collection of the genre-defining games developed by id Software, the pioneers of the first-person shooter genre.
DOOM 3 BFG Edition is now available in North America and will be available throughout Europe on October 19, 2012 on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Games for Windows.
DOOM 3 BFG Edition has been rated M for mature by the ESRB.