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Remain 1 (Chapter 1)

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It's a classic, megawad is partially citing the original Doom2, like if it was that same Doom2, but ..would be not the really the same and sometimes totally not the same...


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NuMetalManiak

  

this is certainly not the kinds of maps I expected from Eternal. Remain III remains (get it?) a lot better than this, but this still has that classic Doom II feel in its maps. one of his weaker offerings when compared to his other work, but it has its shine.

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trrobin

  
A superb re-imagining of the first 11 maps. Great gameplay, level design, item placement,..everythi ng. This is Vanilla dooming at it's absolute finest.

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Guest

  
Very good re-imagining of the first episode of Doom II. Perhaps even the best; I find it slightly superior to the first 11 maps of Flashback To Hell.

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You know what I really like about this is that it looks really good with comparatively little detail. Stands in stark contrast to a lot of the detail-whoring maps we see these days. Love these reimaginings of the levels...MAP10 didn't feel much like the original but it was still fun and certainly evoked a refueling base much more. When you release the next parts, make them harder and they'll be perfect. 4/5

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when i see this i think the guys from the ID SOFTWARE don't have Imagination....

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This was so good, I just didn't want it to end. Excellent remakes of Doom 2, with some clever additions and sometimes breathtaking design. This guy knows how to push the limits of the Doom engine! I walked around MAP10 for ages just looking at everything in awe. You're an amazing mapper and deserve every piece of praise you get. I sincerely hope you release Remain 2. 5/5 -jj

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Loved it, 5/5

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katZune

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is epic! i've long time not having fun like this, like in those old times bro' you are awesome!

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nice, takes me back, its a good change of pace as most wads people make now are too complex, i don't think doom was ever meant to be complex. these look better than the original doom 2 maps in my opinion and pose a little more of a challenge too. 5/5

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This has some Doom II touches, although this often fades away (e.g. Map04). In general the levels are more spacious, with a squarer, less grungy design than the originals. Gameplay much easier. On its own merits it is entertaining, but feels like a solid ten-year-old Doom I megawad at times. First few levels quick fun; The Crusher is fun, and epic-looking; Dead Simple isn't as good as original; Refuelling Base pretty damn good; O of Destruction weak.

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>Has anyone played map 9 without cheating ? I couldn't get the blue keycard UV-Max: http://prboom-plus.sourceforge.net/rm1-5336.zip

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Hadn't played this in years, one of my favourites 5/5

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a bit too far away from the original, but really very good interpretation, could need a more modern style, nonetheless it is well done - every doom2 fan should play this, 4/5

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Excellent, well thoughtout mapset. Kept me entertained for an hour or so. Nice work Deadall. 5/5

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someone should finish this megawad! it's awesome! 10 maps was not enough for me. i want more!!! 32 maps please!!! 5/5

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Smart rebuilding of original theme. I like these maps. Nut some secrets are hard to find and sometimes it was too bland for me. It is great map set, but unfortunatly not legendary for me. 4/5 - Damned

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Has anyone played map 9 without cheating ? I couldn't get the blue keycard. Besides this ... great !

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Where is my fingers, where is my brain, where is my nerves, where is my time?

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nice job. 4 stars. my main complain was about doom2 sky, i would have liked to see something different

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This could be the best remake I have ever played. The gameplay is nigh perfect, some of the levels were pure bliss to play. The wad isn't very detailed, but manages to look very good anyway, maybe due to good texture choices and lighting. The levels resemble their Doom2 counterparts in theme and some architectural choices, but don't try to imitate them too closely; thus the player gets a fresh and exciting experience. Very well deserved 5 stars.

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So bland and boring. Its doing what Doom 2 did: bore me to hell with the gameplay and don't even think about co-op here. Overrated. And looks bad, too, I have no idea why some people think anything here looks amazing. Its really bland.

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It is an excellent Doom II style megawad. Interestingly enough, I just downloaded it today (9/14/07) despite its release about 1 1/2 weeks ago. I usually pick up new Doom episodes the day they release, but the facts that (a) this wad was not shown as upcoming anywhere and (b) I've been playing other games such as Qukae, Duke3d, and Call Of Duty for the last month made me not notice that this was released. Anyways, it's excellent, especially the later levels. I hope all 32 levels get done. 5/5

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Possibly the best wad ever. And fuck those who think this sucks because it's oldschool.

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Deadall, very good job. Russian mappers the best :) nprotect.

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Worth every damn star.

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    • By Doomkid · Posted
      Good maps, most of them ended up in Skulltag later on (as in, 2004-2005 lol). A solid wad that frankly deserves more play time, even in the year 2021.
    • By roadworx · Posted
      this really deserves much more attention than it gets! it definitely has its fair share of negatives like cryptic progression, symmetry, etc, but for the time it's actually very good. the visuals are very nice with interesting architecture and good lighting, and despite not being balanced for pistol start very well the combat is great fun nonetheless.
    • By roadworx · Posted
      it's like if the casali brothers got their hands on skillsaw's kamikaze soldiers   srsly tho, for 1995 this wad is pretty vicious. the moeller brothers love to throw some real nasty shit at you on the regular, but despite that it still remains very fun (albeit somewhat frustrating at times). the levels all look decent for 1995, and the spritework for the new enemies and textures is quite good as well. aside from a few specific things (the beginning of map06 for example) there's not really any genuinely bad things about the megawad. if you're a fan of older stuff then i highly recommend this mapset - it's not as refined as later stuff the moellers worked on like memento mori, but it's still great fun.
    • By roadworx · Posted
      a very fun mapset that, unfortunately, is plagued by a few bugs. it's mostly fine if you get the fix, but if you're unaware of it then it's gonna prevent you from progressing   it's a shame, because this really is a great mapset. it starts off somewhat standard but quickly becomes quite reminiscent of av's later levels. i highly recommend it if you're into that
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