For the second time in under six months, Bethesda Softworks has had to go on defense and shut down rumors of DOOM 4
's cancellation. The latest volley came from AllGamesBeta
, which reported a rumor that development of the game had ended and showed what are allegedly screenshots of the game.
"DOOM 4 isn't cancelled," Bethesda's VP of PR and Marketing Pete Hines told Joystiq. "When we're ready to talk about it and show it off, we'll let everyone know."
In late October, a rumor also made the rounds that Doom 4
had been "indefinitely postponed