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New mod adds Doom weapons and characters to Half-Life 2

4:30 PM on 04.02.2013

Jason Cabral

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No matter what, the shotgun is still your best option

Have you ever asked yourself, "What if someone took the concept of fighting flat 2D enemies from Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard and put it into a much better game?" I know I have, and thankfully the modder Ghor has answered my question with their latest creation, gmDoom.

In this mod, players will have the ability to go through the entirety of Half-Life 2 with the full space marine arsenal of the iconic Doomguy. You will also recognize some familiar faces in the form of Doom's monstrous cast of Imps, Demons, and Cacodemons as they pay a visit to City 17 and its neighboring areas.

Sometimes in this era of high-fidelity gaming and intricately woven stories, we forget how nice it can be to just kick back and shoot the crap out of some Imps with your shotgun.

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