Doom's Cover Fits Perfectly With Every Game

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Yesterday, alongside the announcement of Doom’s release date (May 13), Bethesda showed off the cover for id’s next big shooter. It’s... generic.

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From the drab space marine to the piss-yellow background, everything about the new Doom’s cover feels kinda cookie-cutter. Just look at it:

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In fact, as NeoGAF poster shagg_187 points out, a cover like this would fit perfectly with just about any other game.

For example:

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Or:

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Perfect fits, right?

But hey, let’s not stop at shooters. Here at Kotaku, we like to take things to the next level. Thanks to the power of Photoshop, we’ve done a few more experiments and found that the cover really does work for every game.

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See what I mean?

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Beautiful.

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OK, OK. One last try:

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See? Perfect fits all around.

You can reach the author of this post at jason@kotaku.com or on Twitter at @jasonschreier.

DISCUSSION

watfen64
Watfen64

I mean, couldn’t they simply stick with the Revenant box art that’s been floating around for a while now?