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DOOM! - Version: Alpha 1.1.0
(1 Jan 2010)


Tux as Zombie.png



DOOM! for the Palm Pre is distributed under the ID Software License, which allows for non-commercial use only.

Operating notes

Tap the screen or hit "Sym" to shoot.

H - forward at slow speed

Y - left

B - right

G - forward at fast speed

SPACE - open doors

COMMA - strafe right

ORANGE + # - Change weapon. 1 - fist, 2 - pistol, 3 - shotgun, 4 - chaingun (havent gotten other weapons yet but should be the same concept)

ENTER - display last message (picked up Medikit, etc)

(feel free to add to this list)


Known bugs

Installing Doom


  • PreWare
  • Terminal


  1. Install Preware and the Package Manager.
  2. Install Terminal - if you already have Terminal, update it using Preware.
    1. If you get a warning, this depends on 1other package being updated, choose INSTALL/UPDATE IT (terminal services plugin.)
    2. If you then get a warning "a script must be executed" then click the OK button to allow that.
    3. You may then be presented with button "Restart is required" choose OK button to allow that, all your apps will close and Luna will restart.
  3. next install DOOM using PreWare. Launch Preware, search for DOOM and click Install.
  4. next hit the LAUNCH button and follow the commands in Terminal which your convenience they are listed here:
    1. cd /media/cryptofs/apps
    2. cd usr/palm/applications
    3. cd org.webosinternals.sdldoom
    4. ./doom & (note the leading period.)
  6. DOOM! will start in a new card.

Play DOOM! using the keys above, when done exit the game in the normal way.


DOOM! is housed in the games/sdldoom git repository at

For commit permission to the open source project, contact rwhitby on #webos-internals or email []