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[[File:Doom eternal e3 bfg9000 tyrant.png|thumb|right|500px|The BFG-9000 taking aim at the [[Tyrant|Tyrant.]]]]
 
[[File:Doom eternal e3 bfg9000 tyrant.png|thumb|right|500px|The BFG-9000 taking aim at the [[Tyrant|Tyrant.]]]]
 
{{Weapon versions|disambig={{thisisabout|weapon|doom5}}|doom1=BFG9000|doom3=BFG 9000 (Doom 3)|doom4=BFG-9000 (Doom 2016)}}
 
{{Weapon versions|disambig={{thisisabout|weapon|doom5}}|doom1=BFG9000|doom3=BFG 9000 (Doom 3)|doom4=BFG-9000 (Doom 2016)}}
The BFG-9000 returns as a [[weapon]] in [[Doom Eternal|Doom Eternal,]] looking similar to its previous appearance but with more exposed parts. In this incarnation, it shares many similarities with its previous design, but lost the red colored areas on the top of the weapon. Unlike its previous appearance, it is now part of the wheel as a normal weapon. As far as it has been shown, it was heavily nerfed in both the campaign and Battlemode, being unable to kill a Revenant player in the latter and an Arch-Vile in the former. It is unknown if it will have any new special abilities.
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The BFG-9000 returns as a [[weapon]] in [[Doom Eternal|Doom Eternal,]] looking similar to its previous appearance but with more exposed parts. In this incarnation, it shares many similarities with its previous design, but lost the red colored areas on the top of the weapon. Unlike its previous appearance, it is now part of the wheel as a normal weapon. As far as it has been shown, it was heavily nerfed in both the campaign and Battlemode, being unable to kill a revenant player in the latter and an arch-vile in the former. It is unknown if it will have any new special abilities.
 
 
A BFG-10000 has also been mentioned to be present, but its characteristics are unknown.
 
  
 
==Battlemode==
 
==Battlemode==
 
The BFG is seen in Battlemode as a special weapon the [[Doom Slayer]] can use against the player-controlled demons.  
 
The BFG is seen in Battlemode as a special weapon the [[Doom Slayer]] can use against the player-controlled demons.  
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==BFG-10000==
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{{Main|BFG-10000}}
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A BFG-10000 orbital defense weapon is present on the moon of [[Phobos]]. According to the [[codex]], [[Samuel Hayden]] sent the BFG to the Phobos base for additional study, and it inspired the team there to create this larger weapon.
  
 
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{{Doom Eternal weapons}}

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The BFG-9000 taking aim at the Tyrant.
This article is about the weapon in Doom Eternal. For other versions of this weapon, see:

The BFG-9000 returns as a weapon in Doom Eternal, looking similar to its previous appearance but with more exposed parts. In this incarnation, it shares many similarities with its previous design, but lost the red colored areas on the top of the weapon. Unlike its previous appearance, it is now part of the wheel as a normal weapon. As far as it has been shown, it was heavily nerfed in both the campaign and Battlemode, being unable to kill a revenant player in the latter and an arch-vile in the former. It is unknown if it will have any new special abilities.

Battlemode[edit]

The BFG is seen in Battlemode as a special weapon the Doom Slayer can use against the player-controlled demons.

BFG-10000[edit]

Main article: BFG-10000

A BFG-10000 orbital defense weapon is present on the moon of Phobos. According to the codex, Samuel Hayden sent the BFG to the Phobos base for additional study, and it inspired the team there to create this larger weapon.