Title : HANDICAP TRIO (handicap.wad)
3 level DeathMatch wad for Doom II
Date Finished : Mar 24, 1996
Author : Jack Valero
Email Address : Internet- email@example.com
CompuServe Mail- 102252,1152
Other Files By Author : the Book of Doom (illustrated e-book
for game play and WAD building. See below.)
Numerous wads for Doom, Doom2 and Heretic.
Misc. Author Info : When I figure it out I'll let you know...
Description : Don't you hate it when you always win?
Don't you hate it even more when you always
lose? When it comes to the truly important
things in life (such as Doom) some of us are
better than others. This wad tries to even
the balance with a handicap for the less
If you play at skill levels 1 or 2, you must
choose your weapon before entering the main
play area. You will not find additional weapons
later. The weaker player should choose a more
powerful weapon than the stronger player.
Experiment with weapons to find the best
balance between the players.
Skill level 3 plays normally. Skill levels
4/5 add monsters.
You should be using the -altdeath switch so
that weapons and bonuses will respawn.
Additional Credits to : Specifically NOT the two cats who share our
home. They have NO patience with computers!
New level WADs : Yes
* Play Information *
Map # : Maps 01, 02, 03
Single Player : Sort of... skills 4/5 include monsters.
There are no puzzles but you can practice.
Shoot pixels, not animals!
Cooperative 2-4 Player : No
Deathmatch 2-4 Player : Yes- intended for this.
Difficulty Settings : Not really- see above.
New Sounds : No
New Music : No
New Graphics : No
Demos Replaced : None
* Construction *
Base : New levels from scratch.
Build Time : An evening each.
Editor(s) used : DCK 2.2
It crashes all the time on my system but
I still like it better than anything
else I've tried. Thank you Ben Morris!
Known Bugs : Get real... everything's got bugs!
May Not Run With... : Excel, Flight Simulator, SimCity
Tested with Doom II version 1.9
* Copyright / Permissions *
Authors may NOT use this level as a base to build additional
You MAY distribute this WAD only as originally distributed; no
modifications please. You may distribute this file in any electronic
format (BBS, Diskette, CD, etc.) If you are distributing this as
part of a CD-ROM or disk collection, it would be polite to let
Feel free to make any modifications for your own use but
please do not distribute such modifications. Thank you.
* Where to get this WAD *
Huhnn- you've got it haven't you?
*** THE BOOK OF DOOM ***
is an on-line manual for Doom/Heretic. It contains complete
information on game play and is full of strategy hints. Section
2 teaches you all you need to know to design your very own levels,
including design tips, sample error wads and example wads. Full
colour graphics and an easy point and shoot interface make
The Book of Doom easy and fun to read.
Available on 3.5" disks for MS-DOS only. A Doomacious bargain
at only $10 (U.S.)- you'll enjoy the 8 level episode for Doom
and Doom II included. Not to mention the 6 level deathmatch for
Doom, Doom II and Heretic. Over 4 megs of fun and info for the
Doomer in you. Please include $2 for shipping and handling.
Send your cheque or money order for $12 to:
1 Port Street East, Unit 210
Note: Orders paid by cheque will not be shipped until cheque
has cleared. Thank you for your interest.