Doom Eternal: Release Date, Time, Gameplay, and Release Schedule

Doom Eternal Release Date
Doom Eternal (Credits: Bethesda)

Doom Eternal is a game that is awaited by most of the people that own a PC or a console. The first installment of the game that came out in 2016 was a success and no one knew that it would be so amazing. Everyone thought it would another disappointment like Doom 3. But the developers proved us wrong and delivered a doom game that stood had the features that made the game original but also had a very good story to it which made the player wanting to know more every time.

Doom Eternal Launch Trailer/Gameplay

Doom Eternal Delayed To 2020 By The Developers

After success, everyone wanted to know whether or not there be a sequel. Well, their questions were answered when a trailer for the game was revealed. It wasn’t a surprise because with the success of the first game Bethesda won’t be stopped there. The release date for the game was also revealed which was 22 November 2019 but it has been changed now, unfortunately.

This news was revealed by the Developer id Software on Twitter which revealed this terrible news as well as some more features that will be coming to the game. Now, the release date of Doom Eternal is 20 March 2020, the devs said that they need more time to “live up to our standards of speed and polish”.  With this release date, they also announced the news about Doom Eternal’s Invasion mode. In this mode you can sneak into other players’ games as demons and assassinate Doomyguy, this mode will be released as a free update shortly after launch.

Doom Eternal
Doom Eternal (Credits: Bethesda)

Moreover, bad news for the Switch user the developers revealed that the Switch version will take some time to get released. They will reveal the release date in the future. Doom 64 that was just going to be released on Switch, will also be available on PC. Players will be able to get a copy for with Doom Eternal preorders or pick it up on 20 March.

Doom Eternal Release Date: Final Date

Doom Eternal release date is set for March 20, 2020. The pre-order has already started and the best deal one can get on ‘Doom Eternal’ is at Walmart, the store is selling the game for $49.94. This same offer is available at Amazon, although it sold out. Players will also receive their pre-order bonuses. One can get following when buying in pre-order:

  • Doot Revenant Skin
  • Base game for PS4, Xbox One, or PC
  • Free Doom 64 digital download
  • Throwback Shotgun Weapon Skin
  • Master-level bonus campaign, Cultist Base

Doom Eternal Release Time And Schedule for PS4, Xbox, PC, and Stadia

PlayStation 4:

DOOM Eternal unlocks at 12:00am midnight, in your time zone, on March 20
In North America, DOOM Eternal unlocks at 12:00am midnight ET on March 20

Xbox One:

DOOM Eternal unlocks at 12:00am midnight, in your time zone, on March 20
In North America, DOOM Eternal unlocks at 12:00am midnight ET on March 20
In Mexico, DOOM Eternal unlocks at 1am ET on March 20

PC (Steam and Bethesda website):

In AU/NZ/Asia, DOOM Eternal unlocks at 8:01AM Pacific Time on March 19 (12:01AM JST March 20)
In Europe and rest-of-world, DOOM Eternal unlocks at 5:01PM Pacific Time on March 19 (12:01AM GMT March 20)
In North and South America, DOOM Eternal unlocks at 9:01PM Pacific Time on March 19 (12:01AM EDT March 20)

Stadia:

DOOM Eternal unlocks at unlocks at 12:01 AM Eastern Time on March 20