By Quinton Miles
Early this morning, id Software confirmed the release dates of both [i]Doom 3[/i] for the Xbox and the [i]Doom 3: Resurrection of Evil[/i] expansion pack for the PC. In what was recently pushed back in Activision’s financial statements, gamers didn’t have to wait long to get an official date as both titles will be arriving the week of April 4.
“Brace yourself for a new breed of fear and excitement,” said Todd Hollenshead, CEO, id Software. “DOOM 3 for the Xbox brings gripping action, unparalleled graphics and sound, and a truly terrifying experience to the home theater. This is DOOM 3 built for the Xbox, including 480p and wide-screen support, full Xbox Live multiplayer, and the Xbox exclusive 2-player co-op campaign.
“For fans of DOOM 3 on the PC, Resurrection of Evil takes you to the undiscovered depths of the UAC’s Mars base and back to Hell itself for a vicious new battle with the forces of evil and the most ferocious demons imaginable.”
[i]Doom 3[/i] for the Xbox will also ship alongside a Limited Collector’s Edition, which will include the original [i]Ultimate Doom[/i] and [i]Doom II[/i], while [i]Ressurection of Evil[/i] for the PC will pick up two years after the events of the original. Check back with us later on for more.