New Doom 2 stage launched, all proceeds go to Ukraine aid

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Support for the Ukraine after its invasion by Russia continues to pour out from the gaming business. John Romero, creator of the all-time traditional Doom, is now doing what he can to assist.

Romero is doing what he does finest: making Doom ranges. Specifically, he’s created a brand-new Doom 2 stage referred to as One Humanity. It could be bought instantly from his web site for €5.00, which equates to $5.53 USD. As acknowledged on Twitter, 100% of the proceeds from this stage are going to “the humanitarian efforts of the Red Cross and the UN Central Emergency Response Fund.” If you wish to play the extent, notice that you simply’ll want “an original copy of Doom 2 and a modern source port” to take action — your buy will get you a .WAD file. You would possibly be capable of play traditional Doom and Doom 2 in Doom: Eternal, however that received’t do right here. Of course, you’ll be able to at all times give your cash as a easy donation too. That’s what Romero is actually intending right here, in any case.

To assist the individuals of Ukraine and the humanitarian efforts of the Red Cross and the UN Central Emergency Response Fund, I’m releasing a brand new DOOM II stage for a donation of €5. 100% of the proceeds go towards these businesses. Thank you.

— 𝕵𝖔𝖍𝖓 𝕽𝖔𝖒𝖊𝖗𝖔 (@romero) March 2, 2022

He’s not the one one contributing funds to the trigger both. The Pokémon Company is making a large donation of $200,000 USD to aid efforts in Ukraine as properly. Pokémon Scarlet & Violet’s reveal on Pokémon Day virtually didn’t occur because of the ongoing state of affairs, so it’s good to see the corporate performing some good after the actual fact.