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Asylum of the Wretched

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My 4th wad made. You are a prisoner in the Asylum of the Wretched


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I like that kind of athmposphere. Very good and intense. 5/5 Reinchard

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It was ok for its time. 3/5

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great music, great level design, legendary, my second favorite wad of all time - Russell

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Playing this mod made me realise DOOM can still be frightening. Amazing title. One little question, though... What is the difference between this version and the other one available right here at the archives? Thanks!

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This is a large, atmospheric, and very spartan level that works more as an atmospheric experience than a playable Doom map. It's very dark and the design is simple, but effectively creepy. The asylum is mostly empty, with lots of prison cells. a bit mazey. 100 monsters, spread over a large area. Almost no ammo and health, so you basically have to get it right first time. Excellent sound replacement. Doesn't quite feel like the classic it is heralded as, though.

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Wow. You can definitely tell that this came from someone who certainly knew what they were doing. Undoubtably the best WAD I've seen so far, and it's the scariest level I've ever seen in Doom. It's certainly one that I will tell all my Doom player friends about. -- NegaZero

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For me it's awful. Could be good for the advencture, but what is doom without fight??

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I would have wanted to like this level. It is made with expectional standards. Very atmospheric with good visual design and lots of cool details. But it's darn hard. Maybe i'm just a newb, but temptation to cheat became overhelming. The level also starts to sort of sag somewhere in the middle, as some tricks used start to repeat themselves. Nevertheless I would recommend downloading as long as you're not expecting normal run & gun level.

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Definitely the scariest. Can't say the best, but definitely a good job on making it scary. I'd say 5 if you had the amount of detail plunked into Hellcore 2.0. That is the definition of detail.

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Great atmosphere, I wish I could achieve something like that, 5 stars, please! - Curunir

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VERY good, and atmospheric, one of the scariest, most un-nerving wads ever, its very dark, you have no weapons and hardly any health, and youre lost in a huge citadel, while screams of the agnoised prisoners reach your ears..an essential download!

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Doom 2's Doom 3. Enough said.

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One of the greatest wads ever.

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Original idea, but it isn't that scary. Overall: 3/5

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Simply. Fucking. Awesome. 5/5 -Maes

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It's atmospheric for sure, but also dark (as in no lights, not goth), mazey, blind mapped, lonely and more run than run n shoot. I'm not as big a fan of exploring as I am of blowing stuff up, and you don't get to blow much up in this one.

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Fairly good atmosphere, and some neat tricks and effects here and there, but overall a little underwhelming. 3/5

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Best map ever played. 5/5 --Darkfyre

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Masterpiece. One of the best ever.

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    • By Rimantas · Posted
      It definitely makes Doom look darker, but also slightly changes colors (it reminds me PSX Doom). I prefer original Doom colors and miss how it looked on CRT (almost same colors as with modern monitors, but less brightness and maybe more contrast).
    • By Hypпotiк · Posted
      Great spirit/item placements, and also nice trap placements. Textures are georgeous and scream "1980's sci-fi action movie".
    • By guitardz · Posted
      Some very cool techbases with a nice texture set and pallette.  The music is pretty epic.  And it all runs in vanilla! (Or so it is said, I played it in GZDoom)
    • By Philnemba · Posted
      I honestly can't believe that this whole megawad is 100% vanilla compatible and its only the first of THREE episodic megawads! Esselfortium and her team of creative energetic mappers has done an amazing job from the unique texture set, the music, the maps & even the tweaked color palette that fits the mood of the whole thing.    100% highly recommended! 5/5 
    • By Erick · Posted
      A pretty straightforward map to run through, packing in tons of enemies in rooms both big and small. Most of the monsters you'll be killing are E1 monsters such as Zombiemen and Imps, so while there isn't much in monster variety, there are plenty of ways to get them to fight each other which I like. It might be better to try and get as many monsters to start attacking at the same time since once you get the Chaingun, not even the groups of Spectres are much of a threat. Overall though, the map is still fun to blast through if you just want to kill tons of monsters in packs.
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