Jump to content
Search In
  • More options...
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
  • NOTE: There is a known issue with the most recent entries having screwed-up information and links. Some databases are out of sync and we haven't been able to fix it yet.

Showdown

   (2 reviews)
Sign in to follow this  

Guest

About This File

I call this particular level "Showdown". The reason for this is probably most apparent early in the game. My favorite four of the enemy list are represented here in droves, and classy weapons and bonuses abound (except for the BFG- 9000, which I thought made things a little too easy, and we can't have that...), as well as some crafty secrets and traps.

Four things to remember while playing:

1:Watch your ammo levels (health too!!) 2:Watch your ass as well! 3:If it smells like a trap, it probably is... 4:All secrets are in sequence; if you miss one, you won't be able to leave!

It is a real run for your money, but if you keep these things in mind, it's acually kind of easy after awhile ;) . BTW: Don't forget about the strafe maneuver!!


User Feedback

Create an account or sign in to leave a review

You need to be a member in order to leave a review

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Memfis

  
An early "slaughter" (not really) level. Very dumb and ugly. The only mildly entertaining thing about it is the buggy line that allows you to get out of the map (which is exactly the direction you should be going in).

Share this review


Link to review
Guest

Unknown date

  
A large, very plain hall (and some siderooms) filled with big packs of various monsters. You have plenty of firepower and health, so it's pretty easy. An old-school slaughter map, sort of. It's surprisingly fun to play, actually. The action takes place both on big, high ledges and far below, on the ground. Make sure the groups of Cacos don't close in on you from above while you're down on the ground. No secrets. --2/5

Share this review


Link to review
  • File Reviews

    • By MajorRawne · Posted
      The map author left the words "how not" out of his description, I'll let you figure out where.
    • By Chipchase · Posted
      More tripe.  Huge badly designed and featureless rooms that give you leg ache just watching going through them. The opposition from monsters is pitiful. 
    • By Chipchase · Posted
      A busted crock of shit. The map is random scribble, it's insane.  Why do they upload this tripe?  The third screenshot above gives an idea what to expect.
    • By Chipchase · Posted
      Consists of some rooms to be opened in key sequence from a central area. Doors are narrow and each reveals a row of monsters waiting for you, and you don't have enough ammo (I had to cheat). No atmosphere, bright lighting, and mostly Wolfenstein-ish cuboid rooms. Technically OK, with minor texture mis-matches. At least his own summary was modest.   Give it a miss.
    • By NuMetalManiak · Posted
      cannonball is yet another mapper who will probably take some getting used to when it comes to his maps. I remember hating on Return to Hadron when I first played it, but after subsequent plays it got easier. the same can be said for a lot of his other wads.   while this is my first time playing through Sparta 2, I easily got into cannonball's playstyle. his architecture style is always the same, as are his usage of monsters, basically you'll be running around often in the heat of monsters; the space is wide enough to accomodate this kind of playstyle and you just gotta be quite wary of where projectiles are flying. even if the monster count is low the layouts make things rough. but overall, what I like most about cannonball's maps is how well they can be run through. sure, you're gonna be dealing with a fuckload of carnage in these maps, but they all are very speedrun-friendly which is a plus. notable maps include:   MAP08, which is probably the roughest start in the wad MAP12, which has a false sense of security with its monster count. the two slaughter finales which are both well done.
×