Watch Doom Live-Action Trailer From Tron: Legacy Director

New video lands on the same day that Doom's closed beta is set to begin.


Bethesda has released a new live-action trailer for its upcoming shooter Doom. Set to Refused's "New Noise," the video was directed by Tron: Legacy and Oblivion director Joe Kosinski.

It aims to capture the essence of Doom's three core pillars: combat, demons, and big guns. Check it out:

This isn't Kosinski's first video game trailer, as he also directed the epic Destiny live-action video that featured Led Zeppelin's "Immigrant Song."

The Doom trailer arrives on the same day that the game's closed beta is scheduled to begin. As announced earlier, the beta runs March 31 through April 3. Players who preordered Wolfenstein: The New Order and redeemed their beta code will have access to the closed beta period, while you can also go to GameStop to get a free code. It remains to be seen if there are other ways to get in. More information about Doom's multiplayer beta can be found on the official website.

Doom is slated for a May 13 release date. id Software recently held a competition allowing fans to vote for a reverse sleeve cover design--check out the winning art design here. The developer also recently announced all of the game's multiplayer modes and maps

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