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kboom series

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This is the same WAD as kmetl_13, but reworked for BOOM. This WAD lots of little details that would be vis-plane errors in the old DOOM2. Be prepaired for silent enemy teleports, too. There are NO large rooms, which makes this one run smooth.


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Meril

  
Good map, but too much chaingunners. Nice decorated. There's enough ammo and health packs. Design 5/5, but overall 4/5 becouse of too big amount of hitscaners.

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This is an almost militantly average level; it's well-made and there's lots of action, but it seems very old-fashioned and dull. It takes place in a factory of some kind, and it lots of square rooms and minor height variations. It has a disastrous opening section, in which you fight hitscan enemies in the dark. The Boom version is slightly more elaborate and has some mild special effects (instant teleport, a conveyor belt) but isn't any more entertaining.

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"but it seems very old-fashioned and dull." Well, DUH. It was made in 1998. It IS old.

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And it is better than most modern maps.

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Not enough medikits or stimpack.

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Great map. To the above reviewer: there's plenty of health; you just need to play a little more carefully. I've just completed this map on UV at my first attempt without many problems - and I'm totally out of practice at Doom. There are also difficulty settings.

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    • By NuMetalManiak · Posted
      this is a strange wad, with assets similar to Darkest Hour and other Star Wars-themed wads, many of the maps focus on small killings, as most of the maps are actually small. Pinchy's finale sure makes this worth it. oh yeah, quite a few custom stuff was done. the flamethrower marines were quite annoying, while other monsters gained multiple attacks, new ones, it's all so zany. the maps are pretty well done overall and this is worth a try.
    • By Doomkid · Posted
      Okay, I get it, it's a megawad mainly for speedrunners who are intricately familiar with the mechanics of the game down to the nitty-gritty. A series of challenges/obstacles that, for the most part, seem to be possible but are generally ludicrous (and sometimes outright laughable, in a good way).   This was is not a "pile of junk" as a few have said however it's really, really lacking in a lot of ways. I get that the wad is meant to have a fun-and-not-serious tone despite it's overall extreme difficulty but the texturing looks like the insides of a toilet bowl after a Taco Bell buffet. Seriously, these maps are jealous of how beautiful and futuristic maps like UAC_DEAD look. The DWANGO series looks like fucking Ancient Aliens compared to this.   The MIDIs are lighthearted, silly and fun, which adds a layer of appeal for me personally. I loved seeing Patrick Stewart at the intermission too, rofl   I had some fun with this IDCLEVing through the whole wad and giving each map a try or 2 before moving on to the next but I seriously doubt I'll ever be back. The same idea with better texturing and overall taking itself just a tiny bit more seriously would warrant a higher rating. Ass-ugly texturing, silly MIDIs and a silly titlepic/interpic are fun in their own right so don't take me the wrong way but a lot of it crossed into "looks like the authors gave 0 fucks" category and I just have to take points away for that.   Also,   lol wtf is this bullshit is this a terrywad or somethin i mean jeeeezus   Overall, this is worth a peek just for some fun but unless you're a highly skilled speedrunner that also doesn't mind looking into a crapchute map after map, this probably doesn't really have much for you.
    • By mArt1And00m3r11339 · Posted
      If it were renamed "Garbage Dump," I would have given it a better rating.
    • By StormCatcher.77 · Posted
      A large, but not very prolong map, which is interesting to explore. I liked the author's strategy to place strong weapons in well-protected places. To get them the player need to pass a kind of test. The difficulty depends on the player's luck. It is important not to miss the shotgun at the very beginning, otherwise entangled corridors can lead the player to a situation in which he will be easy prey, left without ammo. Visually, the map looks neat, another good example of using standard textures.
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