Doom 3: BFG Edition unleashed on Nvidia's Shield tablet & TV box

Doom 3: BFG Edition unleashed on Nvidia's Shield tablet & TV box
After releasing a native port of Half-Life 2 for its Shield series of Android gaming machines, Nvidia continues with the interesting strategy of showcasing its mobile hardware's graphics might by making it play decade-old PC titles with the release of Doom 3: BFG Edition.

Available from the Google Play store for owners of the Nvidia Shield Tablet and Shield Android TV, the $10 bundle includes the original Doom trilogy, optimized for Android-compatible gaming controllers. This is very important to be aware of, as neither of the games supports touch screen input. Thus, owners of the Shield tablet must buy a gamepad, while Shield Android TV owners have one already. ID Software's classics have received other modern day touch-ups, such as achievements, rendering improvements, and checkpoints.

Also, Doom 3: BFG Edition includes "The Lost Mission" expansion pack, which consists of 8 additional levels that spin an alternate storyline. Needless to say, much demon shooting is involved.

If you own a Shield and feel in the mood for saving the Earth from infernal forces (again), head to the download link below and grab a copy.

Developer: Nvidia Shield PartnersDownload: Android
Genre: ActionPrice: $9.99

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7 Comments

1. gaming64 unregistered

I demand a remake of this for PC because PC Master Race niggs!

2. vincelongman

Posts: 5677; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

?? Doom 3: BFG Edition is already on PC

3. gaming64 unregistered

I mean an HD remaster.

4. kouakuma

Posts: 8; Member since: Jun 05, 2015

It is. "Support for 3D TVs, High Resolution monitors and the Oculus Rift." or what exactly do you mean?

6. gaming64 unregistered

You guys seriously don't know the diff. between an HD re-release and a remaster?

7. kouakuma

Posts: 8; Member since: Jun 05, 2015

OK, I got your point, I though you were just mentioning a higher resolution textures since you put the 'HD'. So you are looking for a remaster or remake kind of similar to halo collection where they added new textures and not just an HD version of the old one. Unfortunately, I don't think that's going to happen and Doom 4 is already in development.

5. waddup121 unregistered

Doom remaster nice!

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