BioShock level designer demakes Rapture as Doom 2 mod

A level designer who was the lead on BioShock’s Arcadia area has “de-made” his creation as a Doom 2 mod, and posted it on his personal blog for you to download and play.

Mercifully, he’s also included instructions to help you get it up and running on a modern PC. The .txt release notes are a surprisingly interesting read get deep on the design process in BioShock. If you’re at all interested in the nuts and bolts of game design, you'll also enjoy this insightful analysis of Doom from a level designer’s perspective Listen up, all you Halos and Killzones and Modern Warfares, you could stand to learn alot from your ‘ol granddad.

Mar 8, 2010