DOOM Eternal adds update #1, Precious Metals event

The first official update for DOOM Eternal is now live, and it brings with it both fixes and additions. They address the single player campaign, improve BATTLEMODE, add Empowered Demons and introduce the Precious Metals event.

    • Empowered Demons – Avenge fallen Slayers by killing empowered variants of demons that took those players out. These demons offer a greater challenge and provide large amounts of resources and bonus event XP when defeated.
    • Precious Metals Event – Today kicks off the latest event in DOOM Eternal, dubbed Precious Metals, offering shiny new cosmetics to work toward including the MC Pain Master Collection! Players can simply hop into BATTLEMODE, Campaign, or complete weekly challenges to start advancing their event progress XP now.
    • Single Player Quality-of-Life Improvements – Since launch, we’ve been listening to players’ feedback and Update 1 addresses some of the top issues we’re hearing. Some of these changes include expanded demon tutorials, the ability to dash vertically in water and reducing toxic damage while swimming.
    • BATTLEMODE Updates – We’re adding a suite of features designed to improve the overall experience in BATTLEMODE:o Deaths in BATTLEMODE now display a death report to show players what killed themo Prestige stars now appear under the player card to highlight the most dedicated playerso Addressed latency and lag issues

      o Tutorials now appear for all players when playing BATTLEMODE for the first time

      o Echelon Leveling for players at the maximum level