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doom eternal update 6.66 rev 2

Doom Eternal players on Switch can grab the latest update, as Bethesda just released version 6.66 rev 2.

The patch contains new accessibility features, quality of life improvements, and bug fixes. That’s along with Battlemode 2.0 adjustments and bug fixes.

The full patch notes for the Doom Eternal version 6.66 update rev 2 are as follows:

Doom Eternal physical

Limited Run Games has offered a few different Doom titles on Switch in physical format, and the tradition continues with Doom Eternal. Plans for a boxed edition were just announced just the company’s digital showcase.

We’ve actually come full circle with Doom Eternal. When the title was first announced, there were plans for a retail launch. However, the Switch version ended up being delayed, and the physical version was scrapped. Limited Run Games has now come through with plans for a boxed version.

Doom Eternal update 6.66

A major 6.66 update has just arrived for the Switch version of Doom Eternal. It features Horde Mode, BATTLEMODE 2.0, two new Arenas, new earnable cosmetics, the new playable Demon Dread Knight, three new Master Levels, and more.

Below are the full patch notes for the Doom Eternal version 6.66 update:

doom eternal update 1.9

A new 1.9 update went live for the Switch version of Doom Eternal this week. Aside from bug fixes, it adds a new in-game event.

Below are the full patch notes for the Doom Eternal 1.9 update:

Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods - Part Two

The next major piece of Doom Eternal DLC, The Ancient Gods – Part Two – is almost here on Switch. It’s set for release on August 26, Bethesda and id Software just announced.

Here’s an overview of the DLC:

Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal’s latest update went live on Switch this week. Version 1.6 is now available on the platform.

Along with some notable bug fixes, the update includes future in-game event cosmetic content. Find the full patch notes below.

This week, Doom Eternal received its first piece of major DLC on Switch. Players can now get their hands on The Ancient Gods – Part One.

Here’s a look at the new DLC in action:

Doom Eternal - "The Ancient Gods, Part Two" DLC

Bethesda and id Software have issued the full trailer for Doom Eternal’s latest DLC. Get a closer look at The Ancient Gods, Part Two below.

Doom Eternal is out now on Switch. The Ancient Gods, Part Two will be released in the future, but we don’t have a release window just yet.

Doom Eternal - "The Ancient Gods, Part Two" DLC

Bethesda and id Software have released a teaser trailer showcasing Doom Eternal’s “The Ancient Gods, Part Two” DLC. Get a look at the video below.

Doom Eternal is out now on Switch, though it’s unclear when the game’s DLC will be available. In the meantime, the full trailer for “The Ancient Gods, Part Two” will be shared on March 17.

Doom Eternal

Many would agree that Doom Eternal is one of the most impressive ports on Switch. However, Panic Button did implement a number of changes to ensure that the game could properly run on the console. One such change is that when watching cutscenes, the frame rate drops to 20 frames per second.

Panic Button lead engineer Travis Archer spoke about why that was done in an interview with Digital Foundry, explaining the need to preserve a high level of detail for cutscenes – which “are sometimes the most graphically intensive scenes in the game”. Interestingly, Archer also mentioned that improvements are planned to boost cutscene performance.

His full words:


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