Install Doom 3 on Nintendo Switch
Doom 3 is a 2004 horror first-person shooter video game developed by id Software and published by Activision.
In this game a massive demonic invasion has overwhelmed the Union Aerospace Corporation's (UAC) Mars Research Facility, leaving only chaos and horror in its wake.
As one of only a few survivors, you must fight your way to hell and back against a horde of evil monsters.
To run: Menu -> Games -> Doom3Demo
To run in a terminal: cd ~/Doom3Demo ; ~/Doom3Demo/dhewm3
Fortunately, Doom 3 is very easy to install on your Nintendo Switch in just two steps.
- Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Nintendo Switch.
- Use Pi-Apps to install Doom 3.
For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Switchroot L4T Ubuntu, which is currently version 5.1.0 Ubuntu Bionic.
Doom 3 will run on L4T Ubuntu ARM64.
Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Nintendo Switch with just a few clicks.
Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:
wget -qO- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Botspot/pi-apps/master/install | bash
Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here: https://github.com/Botspot/pi-apps
Install Doom 3
Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Doom 3.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:
Then click on the Games category.
Now scroll down to find Doom 3 in the list.
Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Doom 3 for you!