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Bethesda Teams With Pro Athletes To Reveal New Doom Multiplayer Footage
by Mike Futter on Mar 24, 2016 at 08:00 AM
Publisher: Bethesda Softworks
Developer: id Software
Release:
Rating: Mature
Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC

Bethesda is set to reveal more of Doom’s multiplayer gameplay next week via live stream. To help unveil it, the publisher has teamed up with professional athletes and YouTubers for a “Day of Doom” live stream tournament.

Four six-person teams will compete for the title on March 29, captained by the following duos:

  • Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown and Justine Ezarik (iJustine)
  • Retired Arsenal forward Thierry Henry and Alia Shelesh (SSSniperWolf)
  • New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski and Michael Jones (Achievement Hunter)
  • Retired Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson and Adam Kovic (Funhaus)

Check out a teaser for the event here:

The event will be streamed on the Rooster Teeth YouTube Gaming channel beginning at 3 p.m. Pacific on March 29. For more on Doom, you can check out info on the upcoming beta and our coverage from the February 2016 issue.

Doom will be out on May 13 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.