Doom demon by DoomHD

Generic Demons and Spectres in DooM

(Doom video game)


This is a monster from the landmark Doom video games of the 1990s. For more context, see our Doom marine profile.

Main illustration by DoomHD  (Large version).


  • Known Relatives: Other demons.
  • Group Affiliation: Forces of Hell.
  • Base Of Operations: Mobile.
  • Height: 5’8” Weight: 300 lbs.
  • Eyes: Glowing Gold Hair: None


Doom demon charging sprite

Powers and Abilities

Basic Doom Demons are paranormal beasts of great strength and durability, with fangs and horns.

Spectres are the same, but are almost invisible, appearing as a shimmer and strong air distortion. While this ability does not correspond to Invisibility, and does not protect them much in combat (especially if the opposing fighter is used to them), this often allows them not to be spotted until they are quite close.

They can easily be heard, however, especially due to their tendency to roar fiercely. They really shouldn’t do that.

Doom demon standing sprite


For the general background, see the Doom marine profile.

Doom demon running sprite


Sorta like a shaved gorilla, except with horns, a big head, lots of teeth, and harder to kill.

Doom demon sprite


Don’t get too close or they’ll rip your fraggin’ head off.

They behave a bit like a rhino with a bad case of colic. You know how it is.


“Moooooogrrrr !”

Game Stats — DC Heroes RPG

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Dex: 03 Str: 07 Bod: 06 Motivation: Carnivorous
Int: 01 Wil: 02 Min: 05 Occupation: Beast
Inf: 01 Aur: 02 Spi: 04 Resources {or Wealth}: NA
Init: 005 HP: 005

Density Increase: 01

Bonuses and Limitations:
Density increase is Always On, Innate and Already Factored In.

Martial artist: 06. Spectres have Thief (Stealth): 08

Bonuses and Limitations:
The Spectre’s Thief (Stealth) skill only functions against visual detection, not aural (-1FC).

Iron nerves.

None, they’re pretty mindless.

Strange Appearance, Catastrophic Rage, CIA toward attacking anything that hits them and isn’t a fellow Demon or Spectre.

By Sébastien Andrivet.

Source of Character: Doom video games (Ultimate DooM, DooM ][, Final DooM).

Helper(s): Roy Cowan. Sprites rendered by Elite Sniper 177.