Published on March 24th, 2016 | by gareth0
Day Of DOOM Event Matching Celebs and Pros Announced
Get ready for some real madness this March! DAY OF DOOM is a first of its kind,
live-streamed DOOM tournament that pairs professional athletes with YouTube stars for an
unforgettable multiplayer DOOM showdown. Kicking off on March 29 at 3 pm PT,
will team up with iJustine,
Teeth’s Adam Kovic
in a 6v6, single-elimination tournament being streamed live on YouTube Gaming.
The DAY OF DOOM tournament will be the first live stream of DOOM’s
competitive multiplayer, featuring never-before-seen gameplay from
DOOM’s upcoming Closed Beta.
live on Rooster Teeth’s YouTube Gaming channel (https://gaming.youtube.com/
on March 29 beginning at 3 pm PT, the four teams, captained by those listed
below, will compete in a bracket-style, winner-take-all tournament to determine
the ultimate DAY OF DOOM Champions. Fans can also follow along on social media
using the #FightLikeHell hashtag.
Brown + Justine Ezarik (iJustine)
Henry + Alia Shelesh (SSSniperWolf)
Gronkowski + Michael Jones (Achievement Hunter)
“OchoCinco” Johnson + Adam Kovic (Funhaus)
DAY OF DOOM announcement video featuring the tournament’s YouTube stars is now
live on Rooster Teeth’s channel at https://www.youtube.com/
will also have a chance to experience DOOM’s
competitive multiplayer during the Closed Beta that will run from March 31
through April 3 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. For more information about
the Closed Beta and to determine eligibility, please visit http://doom.com/beta.
thrilled to bring together some of the world’s greatest athletes with popular
gaming YouTube stars for DAY of DOOM – the ultimate DOOM
multiplayer tournament,” said Pete Hines, VP of Marketing and Public Relations
at Bethesda Softworks. “It’s the perfect way to kick off DOOM’s Multiplayer Closed Beta
is under development at id Software, the studio that pioneered the first-person
shooter genre and invented multiplayer Deathmatch. Relentless demons, impossibly
destructive guns, and fast, fluid movement provide the foundation for intense,
first-person combat – whether you’re obliterating demon hordes through the
depths of Hell in the single-player campaign, or competing against your friends
in numerous multiplayer modes. Expand your gameplay experience using
SnapMap game editor to easily create, play, and share your content with the
will be available for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC on May 13.
OF DOOM is being produced in partnership with Bethesda Softworks, YouTube
Gaming, Fullscreen, a global youth media company that develops online creators
and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences, and Fearless Media, a
service integrated digital media agency.
more information about the game, please visit www.DOOM.com