@doom_txt is a Twitter account that posted humorous content related to Doom. The name refers to the fact that it originated as a .txt novelty account posting amusing quotes from discussions within the Doom community. The account expanded to posting a wider range of humorous content. It was declared as having been retired on December 15, 2022, in the wake of the site's take-over by extremist billionaire Elon Musk and the subsequent suspension of the accounts of various journalists, activists, open-source social media organizations, and others.
As of September 2017 the account had over 5,000 followers.
The owner or owners of the account choose to remain anonymous.
- @doom_txt on Twitter.
- ↑ @doom_txt (15 December 2022). "Unfortunately, given the instability of Twitter in recent months, we're hanging up our hats for now. What popular social media site shakes out of the pan, we'll try to get on, but that'll take some time. This is doom_txt signing out. Stay Comfy. -Ed." Twitter. Retrieved 16 December 2022.