John Romero’s SIGIL gets physical copies from Limited Run Games

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Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of DOOM ripping and tearing its way through gaming history, former DOOM developer John Romero has revealed the upcoming release of his megawad as a spiritual successor to the fourth episode of the game. But now, he’s also revealed some really badass nostalgic collectibles you’ll want to consider purchasing.

While there’s already been a lot of news about John Romero’s megawad update, one thing you haven’t heard about his the collectible’s he’s about to release through Limited Run Games. But there’s more to beats these Limited/Collector’s Edition than it sounds. But what might this box contain that makes it such an iconic collector piece for DOOM fans around the world?

Well, a lot really. It’s worth noting that John Romero hasn’t hidden his love for his past projects ranging from DOOM to Daikatana  – after all, he made us his bitch once already and we are absolutely fine with that. He’s not done there as he and Limited Run Games have revealed The Beast Box of SIGIL which includes… Well, it includes some really badass stuff. Just take a look for yourself.

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The Beast Box of SIGIL includes the following:

  • A beautiful demonic over-sized box, inspired by the id Anthology™ box, individually numbered and signed personally by John Romero and featuring the artwork of Christopher Lovell.
  • A 16GB 3 1/2-inch floppy disk-themed USB that includes the free megawad data and extras.
  • A 2-disc booklet styled case that includes the free megawad data and full soundtrack by
  • Buckethead and behind-the-scenes information on the original game and the megawad’s development.
  • A beautiful 8″ x 10″ art print signed by the illustrator, Christopher Lovell.
  • A SIGIL-themed coin.
  • A pewter statue of John Romero’s head on a spike.
  • An XL-sized SIGIL T-shirt.
  • 2 stickers: 1 SIGIL and 1 Romero Games.
  • WARNING: This item is limited to TWO per customer.

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The Standard Edition of SIGIL includes the following:

  • A beautiful demonic standard-sized “big box” featuring the artwork of Christopher Lovell.
  • A 16GB 3 1/2-inch floppy disk themed USB that includes the free megawad data and extras.
  • A 2-disc jewel case that includes the free megawad data and soundtrack by Buckethead.
  • 2 stickers: 1 SIGIL and 1 Romero Games.

John Romero and Limited Run have revealed that these SIGIL fan boxes are only open from December 10 to December 24, 2018. They have confirmed that both fan boxes and the free megawad will ship mid-February for those that choose to purchase it.  Please note, there is a small disclaimer about these sets:

SIGIL™ is a mod for the original DOOM® and is distributed as such. DOOM® is a registered trademark of ZeniMax Media Inc. in the US and/or other countries. Id Software® is a registered trademark of ZeniMax Media Inc. in the US and/or other countries. SIGIL™ is in no way affiliated with ZeniMax Media Inc. or id Software LLC and is not approved by ZeniMax Media Inc. or id Software. SIGIL™ is a trademark of Romero Games Ltd.

Let us know if you decide to rip and tear with the new upcoming SIGIL megawad.


About the Writer(s):

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Dustin is our native console gamer, PlayStation and Nintendo reviewer who has an appetite for anything that crosses the borders from across the big pond. His interest in JRPG’s, Anime, Handheld Gaming, and Pizza is insatiable. His elitist attitude gives him direction, want, and a need for the hardest difficulties in games, which is fun to watch, and hilarity at its finest. You can find him over on Twitter or Facebook.

 

 

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