Doom Classic iOS

Metascore
84

Generally favorable reviews - based on 6 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6
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  1. Feb 1, 2011
    100
    One of the greatest shooters ever made doesn't lose a thing on the iPhone.
  2. Feb 1, 2011
    90
    But while it is an almost perfect rendition of the game, the strafing problem with the default controls will annoy die-hard fans, making this version of DOOM more of a mobile companion piece, than the definitive version.
  3. Feb 1, 2011
    80
    While some players may find Doom a little too twitchy an experience for the iPhone, Classic succeeds because the basic formula is so beautifully uncomplicated: a series of rudimentary pleasures ranging from spotting something nasty, through to blowing it to pieces, and then stepping over the corpse.
  4. Feb 1, 2011
    80
    DOOM Classic not only recreates the classic shooter gameplay, but intelligently tailors it for the iPhone. id really put some thought into making the landmark shooter accessible to multiple audiences.
  5. Feb 1, 2011
    80
    Each of the controls can be customized further by dragging and dropping them on the screen to the desired location.
User Score
6.1

Mixed or average reviews- based on 7 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. Sep 29, 2012
    8
    Controls take a while to get used to, but when you are used to them, you can see how great this game is. Don't forget, this is the game thatControls take a while to get used to, but when you are used to them, you can see how great this game is. Don't forget, this is the game that pretty much started the fps genre. Full Review »
  2. Sep 8, 2012
    8
    At first, I found the controls for Doom on iOS highly uncomfortable. So I changed it, still finding them all uncomfortable, the puzzles canAt first, I found the controls for Doom on iOS highly uncomfortable. So I changed it, still finding them all uncomfortable, the puzzles can also get very annoying at times and it gets very easy to get lost. With finding a map being the only way at times. However, if you forget about all that. Doom is definitely an experience to appreciate. Full Review »