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PURPOSE.WAD

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This is an E2M1 level that could just as easily be an E1M1 version but to keep it out of shareware hands I made it an E2. (really guys, you should go ahead and register. You won't be disappointed.) The idea here wasn't to create a huge level but instead this is to be used as a launching point for additional levels/missions. The puzzles are basic and the shootouts (IMHO) are fun rather than always being cut-throat.


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Surprisingly good... for a 1994 WAD. Sure, I'll give it some credit for being from back in the day, but for sure this didn't need a re-upload. There is a blue key and a yellow key which you don't even need to get to flip the exit switch. The bosses are not even bosses because they are not manditory to fight. ** + * for being a blast from the past. ***

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0/5 not for the wad, but for the uploader. You've included nothing from the author giving permission to reupload (even though such a txt exists), and apparently didn't care. The text-file you have made is farcical. Apparently, this wad was on D!Zone 2 (including txt).

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This is an actual 1994 WAD, larger than average and as a result very sparsely populated, with a grand total of 51 monsters (on UV). There's exactly one Cacodemon and one Baron of Hell as "bosses", but you literally have to go out of your way to find them, as you can just flick the exit switch 30 seconds into the level. Detail and layout are crude but with clever use of lighting, and the SFX replacements are corny most of the time, but a few are actually decent. A good blast into the past. 2.5/5 -Maes

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A classic shitty 1994 wad, lighting is cool, but it's only. Put exit switch too early without any reason so you can just finish it in some seconds if you want. Those SFX replacements want me say "WTF?" or just feel funny. Music is good but...just a waste for a shitty wad. But it made on 1994 so who care? :p Nah...this wad just shitty but well, not bad for a old-school maps lover. :p 2.5/5 -playerlin

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The level's a typical example of a 1994 WAD, and a *bad* 1994 WAD for that matter, and the new sound effects are just as stupid. I did like the music, admittedly (not that it really fit the level), so I'll give it one star for that at least. 1/5 - ZZ

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The author of this map is Ken Cheek. The zip with the text file can be found at Mr. Rocket Database.

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    • By CBM · Posted
      I tried it years ago and was impressed   but we really need an updated UDMF version of this   we need more startrek in doom
    • By Walter confetti · Posted
      C'mon, is not that bad! There's so much doomcute here that i'll think that i start to have diabetes from all the sweetness lol. Even if big part of the movies are all "Oh My Goddess!" with wrong titles as well for the, the textures a cute cartoony design, even if pretty flat sometimes. The techno midi is awful. Overall cute map.   A fun trivia: iirc in the movie "7 doors of death" aka "The Beyond", near the end the main characters tries to escape from zombies (or they are possessed ghouls? I don't remember) and every time they using 3 shoots in total for all the time, using a revolver. Also that guys have a black and red mimetic like dress, like a certain monster in a certain game....
    • By Walter confetti · Posted
      Not sure to talk about this map on the Wadarcheology thread since i'm pretty sure it's pretty well known around there, even with only one wrote review by Doomkid? However, this is a pretty good map sets in the famous Enterprise starship from Star Trek: The Next Generation, new graphics, sounds and cute sprites of crew inmates, the work done is pretty admirable, too bad that there's no exit (at least i didn't find it)! However, a pretty cool partial conversion!
    • By Walter confetti · Posted
      Not bad, the premise of choosing your own combo of guns is pretty cool and visually the map is nice. T recall that his map was more harder in my youth, but it's not really challenging with only 70 monsters in the map on HMP. Also the map can be finished fast if you find the secret exit.
    • By DuckReconMajor · Posted
      We live in a world where you can play Speed of Doom pretty much whenever you want. And for that I am thankful 🙏
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