Beyond Doom

Next-Gen Dooming

ZDoom is a source port for the modern era, supporting current hardware and operating systems and sporting a vast array of user options. Make Doom your own again!

Maximum Game Support

In addition to Doom, ZDoom supports Heretic, Hexen, Strife, Chex Quest, and fan-created games like Harmony and Hacx. Meet the entire idTech 1 family!

Limitless Mod Potential

Experience mind-bending user-created mods, made possible by ZDoom's advanced mapping features and the new ZScript language. Or make a mod of your own!

Latest News

QZDoom 2.0.0 released!

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The main purpose of this release is to standardise and make available to modders the custom screen shader system. However, it comes with it a lot of updates, mostly from GZDoom since its latest release:

Updates/fixes:
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GZDoom 3.1.0 Released

Posted by on at 06:31
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Although this is mainly a bugfix release there are a few notable new features

  • support of Strife Veteran Edition's extended single player campaign
  • better handling of stereo sounds.
  • PlayerThink code has been exported to scripting.
  • On Windows and macOS the system's MIDI synth is no longer the default. Instead, FluidSynth and a small soundfont are now included to provide better default playback quality.

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Get ZDoom

Head over to the downloads page and grab a ZDoom-family port. You'll be blasting away demons in no time!

Join the Community

Check out the official ZDoom forums to check out the latest in-development projects, editing help, or general chit-chat.

Go Deep Into the Code

Interested in ZDoom's development? Visit the GitHub repo to follow the latest updates or contribute code of your own!