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Doom is ten years old this month

posted by Jason Kottke   Dec 09, 2003

Doom is ten years old this month.

Reader comments

staciaDec 09, 2003 at 6:37PM

gosh, that makes me feel old

CraniacDec 09, 2003 at 8:05PM

I first played it on a 386 b/w laptop in Portland, Oregon, circa 1994, shortly after I got married. Living in a small apartment with feral cats living under the deck, right off of Hawthorne st. I will never live in a hipper neighborhood. That game made me dizzy when I walked away from it.

dan willisDec 09, 2003 at 8:27PM

Anyone remember ‘Rise of the Triad’?

dowingbaDec 10, 2003 at 1:25AM

I remember when that game shattered all my views of Wolfenstein 3D realisticness.

ctm3Dec 10, 2003 at 5:58AM

Have you seen the Doom 3 trailer? You may have to keep the lights on.

MahanguDec 19, 2003 at 4:11AM

Thanks for this link Jason. I don’t really make it a point to look at gaming sites all that much (my online time has been cut down since of late), and I’d have missed this if you hadn’t linked. Incidently, this momentous occasion prompted a blog post of my own. Thanks. :) Doom was a major part of my childhood.

This thread is closed to new comments. Thanks to everyone who responded.