Doom Cover Art

Earlier this week, the Doom reboot was given a release date and box art.

As the series is one of the most iconic first-person shooters, I'll be interested to see how the game turns out. The original installment made one of my Favorite Games lists for PC and I've been mildly intrigued by the notion of the series' reboot for the past year or so, mostly because I'm incredibly curious to see if the team can make a Doom game that has the spirit of the original but also feels relevant in the 2016 landscape. Machine Games set the standard with this with their Wolfenstein reboot and I'm eager to see if id/Bethesda follow suit.

But that artwork, huh?

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Five Games You Won't See in My Game of the Year Lists

As 2015 winds down, it's that time of year when everyone is beginning deliberations on their Game of the Year awards and lists. So far, I've got a list of over 30 games that I played enough to be in contention for my own personal lists. But before I start whittling that list down to some semblance of a Top Ten, plus Honorable Mentions, here are five notable games from 2015 that aren't even on that list of 30 and the reasons why not.

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