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GUNFIGHT.WAD GUN3.WAD GUNCITY.WAD

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These are three versions of a DooM Wad by Bill, published in different stages of developmenmt.

GUNFIGHT.WAD 07/19/94 (Timestamp of the WAD) [BBS file description of GUNFIGHT.ZIP:] [quote] GUNFIGHT.ZIP 56,903 07-19-94 Gunfight.Wad - Another Doom Wad File for A Good Deathmatch Game. Setting is in A City With Streets and Buildings. Check it Out. Not Perfect, But Pretty Good. Let Me Know What You Think - Bill. [/quote] I found GUNFIGHT.ZIP here: http://cd.textfiles.com/cream05/doom/gunfight.zip

GUN3.WAD 07/22/94 I found GUN3.ZIP here: ftp://doom:pass@ftp.doom.odessa.ua/Ron/WADS-G-I/GUN3.ZIP (that link is dead now.]

GUNCITY.WAD 08/31/94 [BBS file description of GUNCITY.ZIP:] [quote] GUNCITY.ZIP 69,392 08-31-94 Guncity is A Complete Town Pwad Full of Monsters, Secret Rooms, Traps, Sniper Spots, Lots of Ammo and Weapons. The Works! it is Set Up for Deathmatch Play, Single Player and Multiplayer Modes. Lots of Action [/quote] I found GUNCITY.ZIP here: http://cd.textfiles.com/cream05/games/guncity.zip


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BaraKornel

  

Terrible design, mindless layouts, a lot of monsters which is fun for 5 minutes I'll admit that, but the overwhelming items make it way too easy. There's literally a Soulsphere around every corner. It's not an annoying map, it's just stupid.

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Erick

  

Abysmal map that comes in three yet more or less the same versions of said map. The map includes many things wrong with 1994 WADs, including an excessive amount items all over the map, secret doors that require Keycards that are rather annoying to find, and overall confusing level design where you struggle to find the map exit, although quitting the game is perhaps preferable.

 

Much like many other WADs of its time, there is an emphasis on deathmatch but who would honestly want to frag their friends playing this? The map is bad regardless if you're playing alone or not.

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    • By chowbar · Posted
      Possibly my favorite Ultimate Doom megawad. Although its first half feels like DTWID, it quickly becomes a much more twisted and demented take on the familiar techbase/hell aesthetic. Expect well hidden secrets, tight corridors, and some tough encounters in large, complex levels. In keeping with Ult Doom's tone, NaturalTvventy layers the atomphere on thick to create levels that feel genuinely hostile and evil, even more so than in the original.    If you have a soft spot in your heart for the original Ultimate Doom, this megawad is a must play. NEIS makes you realize how rock solid the original Doom formula is, even without the SSG and revenants. 
    • By whirledtsar · Posted
      An odd wad in which you play a Hexen class while fighting Heretic monsters in Heretic-textured levels. Surprisingly, it works pretty well, and is an interesting change of pace from either game. It retains Hexen's hub design, although it's not at all puzzley, just a "go and collect 3 items and return to the hub" quest. It's very combat-focused (there's almost 400 enemies in the final level), but unlike some Heretic maps, it doesn't end up feeling like a slog. Perhaps Hexen's weapons are just more powerful than Corvus's. The level design is very good, besides a couple of sore spots (the cramped areas of the lava level, the metal maze in the final level). The boss, D'Sparil, is much easier to kill than he was in Heretic; he probably should've been modded to have a better chance against Hexen's warriors.
    • By Philnemba · Posted
      A fun heavily modified tougher version of Doom 1's E1M6 dated back in April of 94(yes same month of origwad). Its starts a bit hectic but with so many shotgun guys and plenty of health throughout the map, its actually not that hard to go through. However like any 94 wad, it has typical misaligned textures, a few HOMs, and had to use noclip cheat to grab the last card key due to ceiling being too low to pass under. Despite its age and a few minor stuff, its a fun wad from 1994 and I would recommend to give it a try :)
    • By whirledtsar · Posted
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      This seems like a semi-hidden gem. The author's other WAD Crimson Canyon won a Cacoward, though I prefer this one.   It certainly lives up to its namesake. The textures are all Hell's green marble and blood, supplemented with custom textures including some modified Giger designs and some creepy sprites I recognize from Monolith's Blood. The map designs are seriously contorted. It's probably a divisive aspect of the set. In some levels the angular layouts wrap around themselves in a jagged mesh, creating devilish mazes with slightly obscure progression, and where fireballs can fly at you from different parts of the map. Other parts are darker and more claustrophobic. It's all a totally hostile atmosphere.   There are some common themes gameplay-wise but you'll know them by map 2. A big one is ammo constriction, especially on UV. Certain maps seem near unbeatable without finding key secrets.   This was actually one of the first WADs I completed a few years ago, and on revisiting it it feels very fresh. Like most memorable WADs, it rides on strong concepts and some devilish gameplay while targeting a distinctive theme.
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