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Ultimate Doom Poster

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This is a reconstruction of a Doom poster seen in a photo of Id's offices. The poster features a red demon face set against a black background, a large version of the image that appeared on the cover of the "Ultimate Doom" box. The poster itself apparently was never commercially available, implying that the poster in the Id photo was a one-off one-of-a-kind print.

This is a high quality file suitable for printing as a poster at a print shop. As a result, the file itself is very large.

I (fraggle) am uploading this to the idgames archive; Peter Heinemann gave me this file to host several years ago as he needed web hosting for it. His original description of this file is included below.


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fraggle

  

Taking a look at this again I can't help noticing that the color balance seems messed up and the demon (which is supposed to be bright red) is actually pink. I'm guessing it was caused by Peter Heinemann's scanner and was never properly corrected.

 

Fixing the image is easy in the GIMP. Use the Hue-Saturation tool to adjust only red; make the Hue component +15. Doing this also seems to fix some weird color issues with the Doom logo itself.

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Yuki Senmatsu

  
Huh. I may add this as a Easter egg soon for my work. BTW, scifista42 sent me here.

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FireFish

  
A high quality 19mb in size image, uploaded by he (fraggle).

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mallo

  
Awesome!

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POSTER!!! 5/5 leilei

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I'm stuck on map03 of the poster. I can't defeat the mutant cacodemons in the lab and I can't solve the puzzle in the sewers. Still a good WAD though. :) Seriously tho, it's pretty ugly.

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This is a 19mb, 4136x6201 PNG file. It's based on the Baron of Hell image here http://preview.tinyu rl.com/yukwgj - I think it's a close-up of one of the models that Adrian Carmack made, tinted red. I have to give it five stars, because it does exactly what it sets out to do, but I was never a fan of that poster. It is however a great source for the original Doom logo (you could crop on the logo and use it as a desktop background).

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Holy Cow! That is very high quality stuff.

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It was commercially available, because I had one. :)

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Legendary!!

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great poster! thou i dont think my parents would like it if i had a giant poster of a demon hanging in my room. 5/5

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OMG, i LOVE IT!!!!!! shinobi-cl

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