03-02-2012, 12:56 PM
It will be if the rumors are right. Previous rumors have indicated that Doom 4 would be a remake of an earlier installment (Doom 2), or possibly a prequel to Doom 3.
However, Todd Hollenshead(CEO of id software) suggested that it will take place on Earth, thus backing up what we're seeing in the screenshots.
The new Doom installment will also reportedly feature gameplay more in tune with the original DOS-based versions instead of the slow-paced Doom 3.