Advanced engine needed : GZDoom
Primary purpose : Singleplay
Title : Idle Doom: Tech Breakthrough
Filename : IdleDoom.wad
Release date : April 1st, 2017
Author : Albertoni
Email Address : [redacted]
Other Files By Author : Shrooms.wad, two maps for NOVA3
Misc. Author Info : If it doesn't make someone ask "why?", it's
not a map worth making.
Description : Ever been in the mood for killing demons, but
your hands were busy? Ever wanted to destroy
hell while eating? While taking notes at a
meeting? YOUR PROBLEMS ARE OVER!
Idle Doom allows you to idly frag demons without
ever having to do anything! More story at the
end of this file.
Additional Credits to : Negrostrike, composers and sequencers of the
songs used: Um AbraÃ§o no Bonfa, Killing Me
Softly, Menina MoÃ§a, Aquarela do Brasil, I Tre
Merli and Moonchild (bossa nova version).
* What is included *
New levels : 1
Sounds : No
Music : Yes
Graphics : Yes
Dehacked/BEX Patch : No
Demos : No
Other : No
Other files required :
* Play Information *
Game : DOOM2
Map # : MAP01
Single Player : Designed for
Cooperative 2-4 Player : Player starts only, untested
Deathmatch 2-4 Player : Sure, why not
Other game styles : No
Difficulty Settings : Try it on Nightmare if you enjoy pain
* Construction *
Base : MAP01, kind of.
Build Time : 12 hours over a week.
Editor(s) used : Slade 3, GZDoom Builder-Bugfix
Known Bugs : Extreme slowdown on slower computers
May Not Run With : Zandronum, ZDoom
Tested With : QZDoom 126.96.36.199, GZDoom 3.0.1
* Copyright / Permissions *
Authors MAY use the contents of this file as a base for
modification or reuse. Permissions have been obtained from original
authors for any of their resources modified or included in this file.
You MAY distribute this file, provided you include this text
file, with no modifications. You may distribute this file in any
electronic format (BBS, Diskette, CD, etc) as long as you include
this file intact. I have received permission from the original
authors of any modified or included content in this file to allow
* Where to get the file that this text file describes *
The Usual: ftp://archives.gamers.org/pub/idgames/ and mirrors
* Story *
Doomguy was relaxing after a busy day. He was playing some games on Firefox 829. Suddenly, he had an idea. He phoned his friend at UAC, John Science.
John: Hello, Doomguy! How are you?
Doomguy: Unf! Urgh grunt!
John: An idea to effortlessly destroy all of Hell? We run a teleporter to Hell, pull them in one by one and a we fire half a dozen BFGs at what comes through? Sounds good! Can't see that going wrong!
Doomguy: Ungh oomph!
John: I'll talk to my boss tomorrow, see if he thinks we can do it. Pass by the lab when you got the time.
The next day...
John: Hey there, bud! I talked to my boss and I got some bad news. UAC cut our funding on Hell-related matters. Screaming something about "more rendering servers to the megatexture gods!," whatever that means.
John: Don't worry, it wasn't a flat out no. We got a pistol and a small teleporter.
Doomguy: Go f*** yourself!
John: Easy buddy, no need to get brutal. We show them that the idea works by killing demons and he gets us funding to upgrade the system. We'll build your dream killing machine. Let me show you the prototype...