Episode 129 – Doom (1993)

Episode 129 – Doom (1993)

Episode 129 – Doom (1993)

This week in Your Parents Basement, we are shotgunning our way through the depths of Hell! From 1993, we’re playing Doom by id Software for the PC. We’re joined by special guest Apple Shampoo!

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  • 0:00 – Intro, which features the totally rad commercial for the Atari Jaguar version! You can find it on YouTube, complete with preacher, here.
  • 42:00 – Todd Brisket has reasons why Doom is… The Most Best Game of All-Time.
  • 52:00 – Emails! We hear from a big fan of Huell, and others!
  • 1:02:00 – As always, we help some people with… Ask the Sweet Boys.
  • 1:07:00 – Snifferoo! We’re possessed by otherworldy spirits next week!


– According to Price Charting, most console versions of Doom are between $5 and $20. However, the PC version is better than all of them, and also always you to play all sorts of mods. If you must buy a console version though, go with Doom 64, which at least has totally new levels, weapons and monsters vs. the other editions. (It’s a favorite of Steve!)

3 responses

  1. I ran into a loose copy of Doom 64 in the wild today, and recall hearing Steve recommend it here and other praise for it off and on over the years so I took a chance on it. Thanks for the tip guys!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. […] respectively! Hopefully those two crazy kids go grab a beer together. You can find our DOOM episode here, and our Crash Bandicoot episode here. (And Crash finally got knocked off the top spot of the UK […]


  3. […] Also from Polygon – Fans are attempting a Doom 2 mod that adds in a battle royal mode, like new shooters. We played it for Episode 129. […]


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