god damn this DOOM box art is bad

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The uninspired and simple boxarts of many video games this gen are disappointing, like the SF5 cover of Ryu crossing his arms to invoke a V-Sign.
 
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You ever play DOOM before
I know you weren't talking to me but



New Doom guy looks a lot more like a Master Chief / Crysis exosuit guy than this old style, with his confusingly exposed abs.

If you took off the logo and told me it was a new Crysis game I'd believe it


Looks cool to me. Too many people are trying to take this game out constantly, why is that? It looks fucking sweet to me. It's box art, anyways? Who cares? You guys judge games by their cover?
Think most people are just judging the box art. Can't wait for the game. Box art just looks bad is all.
 
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do we really care this much about box art
When you're a cutting-edge company, inspiration radiates out as every member on the production focuses their creative energy into their contribution to the team effort...

So yeah, it's just box art, but in a larger context, looking at lame box art feels like yet another indicator that id Software is no longer a leader and that Bethesda isn't invested from the heart.
 
When you're a cutting-edge company, inspiration radiates out as every member on the production focuses their creative energy into their contribution to the team effort...

So yeah, it's just box art, but in a larger context, looking at lame box art feels like yet another indicator that id Software is no longer a leader and that Bethesda isn't invested from the heart.
lol cmon.
 
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brooding big guy walking away from the bad times.

Like holy shit, I wasn't a fan of DOOM 3's cover art but most Id games, or rather Id IPs have some pretty good box art covers. Even Rage's box art wasn't that offensive to the eyes but...man, this kind of sucks.

I've seen fanart and photoshops better than whatever the fuck this is, goddamn Bethesda/Id.

I would hope, at least, that there would be a reversible cover or something cool for the CE but even the screaming Revenant isn't that...good.
Doom: Master Chief in Hell.

This time it's personal.
 

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I would love to witness someone buying this game because of the cover.

"Yo bruh the cover has like a dude with gunz and shit it must be KILLLAAAAH dude!"


Thread idea: GAF, make a better [XY] cover in Paint
 

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I'd have preferred something like this.
But my mom won't let me buy it now that she can see there are demons and bloody violence in it. At least with the real cover I can tell her it's a space explorer shooting game. Man I am so grounded.
 

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When you're a cutting-edge company, inspiration radiates out as every member on the production focuses their creative energy into their contribution to the team effort...

So yeah, it's just box art, but in a larger context, looking at lame box art feels like yet another indicator that id Software is no longer a leader and that Bethesda isn't invested from the heart.
lmao dude really