Doom VFR for PS4

Doom VFR (PS4)

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Requires Playstation virtual reality headset to play.
Doom VFR for PS4
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Content Rating: Mature

Synopsis

DOOM® VFR brings the fast-paced, brutal gameplay fans of the series love to virtual reality. Play as a cybernetic survivor who is activated by the UAC to fight the demon invasion, maintain order, and prevent catastrophic failure at the Mars facility.

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Hardcore Gamer

8.00

DOOM VFR is an outstanding, but limited, game. The lack of arcade and multiplayer content hurts the overall package, but it does its sole purpose of replicating the campaign in VR incredibly well.

Jeremy Peeples Dec 04, 2017

Game Informer

5.00

If you have the option, it’s definitely best to play Doom VFR on PSVR with the VR Aim Controller. The game’s visuals look equally bad on Vive and PSVR so you’re not really sacrificing anything except for load times, which are faster on Vive, and the VR Aim Controller is much more elegant than either the Vive or PlayStation Move controllers.

Javy Gwaltney Dec 14, 2017

GameSpot

7.00

Much of your time in the game is spent wandering the UAC facility, waiting for the chance to unleash wrath on Hell's inner circle. When you do, it can feel great, but Doom VFR feels like a game unsure of whether that's the case. The result is a game that feels tentative about its own considerable power.

Justin Clark Dec 05, 2017

IGN

8.00

Doom VFR is a brave shooter that proves that VR games don’t have to be conservative with movement to work. Fast-paced action with a great stable of recognizable weapons and enemies makes it a challenging rush, once you find your VR legs. It’s a shame VFR story didn’t get the same self-aware treatment as Doom did, but even if it’s all about warping and gunning, that’s more than enough.

Dan Stapleton Dec 05, 2017

Attack of the Fanboy

4.00

DOOM VFR is Bethesda’s second major VR release, but it feels like one that is coming a year too late. Poor controls and odd design decisions detract from what would otherwise be an excellent VR shooter. But those who loved the 2016 release and want more in VR will find something to love here. And with a few changes, this could become a top tier VR title.

Kyle Hanson Dec 06, 2017

Upload VR

6.00

In the end, though, the real fight is with its awkward control setups that eventually led me back to play with just a standard gamepad. Though the foundations of a hugely enjoyable shooter are intact, VFR’s struggle with the platform’s limitations makes it feel like the VR support is holding it back more than anything.

Jamie Feltham Nov 30, 2017

ZTGD

7.50

I was really surprised at how much I enjoyed my time with Doom VFR. Skyrim VR had soured me a little and I wasn’t really looking forward to playing. But this shows that rethinking how a game will work in VR, instead of just shoehorning a game into VR wholesale, can make the world of difference. It also helps that the game has a price tag to match.

John Whitehouse Dec 11, 2017

Push Square

6.00

Bethesda’s really tried to make DOOM work in virtual reality, but despite supporting all three of PlayStation VR’s control options, it doesn’t really feel like the title was designed with any of them in mind.

Sammy Barker Dec 01, 2017

Metro.co.uk

6.00

An inspired effort to try and make Doom work in VR, but the limited control options on PlayStation VR leave the action feeling clumsy and frustrating.

GameCentral Dec 01, 2017

Game Reactor

6.00

Now the big question: is Doom VFR any good? Well, it's reasonable ... but after the initial impact created by the shift into virtual reality, we ended up wishing that the experience was closer to that of the original. Doom of 2016 plays like a dream, and the gameplay is precisely its strength. It's an extremely frantic and exciting first-person shooter, but since Doom VFR sacrifices that to accommodate virtual reality, the experience suffers in the process. If you're a fan of Doom and virtual reality, it is definitely worth considering for £20/€30, but it's far from being mandatory, unlike the original before it.

Ricardo C. Esteves Dec 07, 2017

TSA

9.00

As a VR experience designed from the ground up for the technology, Doom VFR is probably the best example of this to date. There are some improvements to be made with the movement, but it is otherwise a fantastic bit of the ol’ ultra violence that shouldn’t be missed. Bethesda have definitely shown they understand the potential of VR, so hopefully we’ll see more dedicated VR experiences in the future.

Dave Irwin Dec 04, 2017

3D Juegos

6.50

Doom VFR ha tenido que realizar bastantes modificaciones en la campaña original para poder adaptarse a la realidad virtual. El resultado es un juego bastante interesante, perfecto para liberar adrenalina disparando a demonios del inframundo, pero que a menudo se antoja poco confortable y algo engorroso en el movimiento.

Alejandro Pascual Dec 05, 2017

Hobby Consolas

7.90

Técnicamente, es de lo mejor que hemos visto en PSVR, y las sensaciones son tan frenéticas como en el DOOM original, aunque no se conserva el argumento,y el desarrollo se ha simplificado y acortado considerablemente. Mejor si se juega con el VR Aim Controller.

David Martínez Dec 04, 2017

Level Up

5.00

Con una increíble combinación de mecánicas que enaltecen los valores que definieron al género, DOOM es un frenético ballet demoniaco donde esquivas adversarios, proyectiles y realizas malabares con un puñado de enemigos, eligiendo la mejor herramienta en un instante para acabar con una decena de enemigos en pantalla. En este sentido, DOOM VFR se siente como un retroceso en todo sentido que no transmite la experiencia de la entrega original.

Luis Sánchez Dec 08, 2017

IGN

7.70

Doom se muda a la realidad virtual, manteniendo por el camino buena parte del carisma y clase que atesoró hace ya un par de años, pero reduciendo su contenido para adaptarse a la perfección a la realidad virtual. El resultado es excelente, pero no genial, siendo esto culpa, en buena medida de unos esquemas de control que, sobre todo en PS4, no acaban de dar con la tecla.

Juan Garcia Dec 05, 2017

Vandal

7.50

Lo nuevo de Bethesda se ve genial y suena genial, mantiene la esencia del último DOOM, es divertido, directo y violento, y nos sumerge por completo en su universo. Sí, requiere que el jugador ponga un poco de su parte para adaptarse a la jugabilidad, pero si os gusta la saga y queréis vivirla en más primera persona que nunca, creemos que merece la pena.

Juan Rubio Dec 01, 2017

4players.de

7.20

Mit seiner eindrucksvollen Kulisse, die zum Besten gehört, was man dieses Jahr hinter der Brille genießen darf, sorgt Doom VfR trotz teils biederer Mechanik dennoch immer wieder für Wow-Momente. Doch selbst die visuelle Gewalt und die unter dem Strich gelungene Anpassung der Dynamik an VR-Bedürfnisse können diese Ballerbude nicht in gute Bereiche hieven. War Doom letztes Jahr mit seiner Art, wie es Action inszenierte, noch etwas Besonderes, sieht sich die letztlich biedere VfR-Variante zahlreicher und besserer Konkurrenz ausgesetzt.

Mathias Oertel Dec 06, 2017

JeuxActu

7.50

Avec son prix attractif de 30€, DOOM VFR se révèle être un bon jeu VR pour qui aime voir gicler du sang dans des décors infernaux. Bien que la durée de vie soit légère (5h au total), elle reste dans la fourchette haute des expériences purement VR, tout en apportant une réelle plus-value en terme d'immersion vidéoludique. Toutefois, pour que l'expérience soit la plus totales, on vous recommande chaudement de disposer d'une pièce assez grande pour profiter du jeu à fond.

Damien Greffet Dec 07, 2017

Gameblog.fr

6.00

DOOM VFR peut être considéré comme un DLC solo du DOOM sorti en 2016. Il propose de suivre une nouvelle histoire pendant environ 3 à 4 heures, dans des décors que l'on a déjà visité par le passé. Les mécaniques de gameplay fonctionnent toujours en réalité virtuelle, et le jeu se montre toujours très nerveux dans les affrontements. Et si le corps à corps disparaît, une téléportation couplée à un "bullet time" fait son apparition. La sensation de puissance qui en découle est vraiment grisante.

Jonathan Bushle Dec 06, 2017

jeuxvideo.com

6.00

La réalité virtuelle était-elle faite pour Doom ? Le Fast FPS de 2016 allège la plupart de ses mécanismes pour proposer une aventure inédite à vivre au PSVR dans laquelle il faut se déplacer via des téléportations ou des petites foulées.

Carnbee Dec 08, 2017

IGN

7.40

Doom VFR è certamente un’esperienza esaltante e divertente da provare almeno una volta. Ritmo frenetico, armi esaltanti, violenza e spappolamenti a non finire. Il tutto, naturalmente, con in più l'effetto della realtà virtuale, ben implementata sia come immersione, sia come sistemi di controllo... anche se alla fine sia su PlayStation VR, sia su Vive ho preferito di gran lunga affidarmi al caro vecchio pad e al movimento libero senza per questo sperimentare una motion sickness esagerata.

Francesco Destri Dec 03, 2017

XGN

7.50

De actie uit de DOOM-serie is tof overgebracht naar de wereld van virtual reality, met de bekende wapens en natuurlijk vijanden. Grafisch oogt de titel prima, met toffe effecten en genoeg variatie binnen de omgevingen om interessant te blijven. Hoewel de besturing niet perfect is, doet het zijn werk en daarmee weet DOOM VFR een solide ervaring af te leveren voor elke VR-bezitter.

Stefan Stuursma Dec 24, 2017

IGN

8.50

id Software heeft de transitie van DOOM naar virtual reality succesvol weten te verwezenlijken. Vrijwel alles is tot in de puntjes geoptimaliseerd om de speler een zo fijn mogelijke ervaring te geven waar je niet al te snel misselijk van wordt… zolang je van de vrije beweging afblijft.

Marc De Haas Dec 10, 2017