DOOM Update 1.02 Is Live Along With Pre-Load, Requires 5+ GB Download


DOOM has a rather huge update on day one requiring more than 5 GB of data to be downloaded. This update is labeled as Patch 1.02 making it the second patch of the game but technically, it is the day 1 update as it includes a large number of fixes.

The download size of this new update is around 5.7 GB. The initial download size is also 12 GB while the full game is more than 50 GB in size. Depending on your connection, this download can take a while to complete.

DOOM is a first person shooter from Bethesda Softworks that sees the return of the cult classic franchise. It is essentially a reboot of the game going back to its roots. It also adds a new SnapMap mode in addition to multiplayer. The SnapMap mode will allow the players to create their own maps and share it online.


DOOM is available now for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. It was developed and published by Bethesda Softworks. The game has been confirmed to run at 1080p and 60 fps on the PS4 and Xbox One. It utilizes the ID Tech engine that is also used for The Evil Within and Wolfenstein: The New Order.

Let us know if you have noticed any improvements after installing this new update in the comments below.

  • Angelo Santos

    I have Doom R3 (Asia) version. The update states it’s 1.01 at 5.188GB size. I do not see any update to 1.02 after that. And the game crashes EVERY TIME after the patch. I don’t know why. All my other games are fine.

    • angel.d.saint

      It’s now 1.02, but it still crashes my PS4. Sad…

  • Craphex

    DOOM is a third person shooter?