Title screen
Authors Mark Klem, Eric Sargent
Port Vanilla Doom
Year 1994
Link Doomworld/idgames

CRINGE! is a Doom episode by Mark Klem and Eric Sargent. Eric Sargent is the author of the secret level of the episode; all other levels were designed by Mark Klem.

This episode is divided into separate PWADs for the sound, graphics, music and levels. This episode appears on Maximum Doom as CRING662.WAD, and CRINGE2.WAD.

Notably, nine of the twelve new songs in this episode were later reused, in improved form, in Memento Mori. They are:

  1. The intermission screen song (Memento Mori intermission screen)
  2. The text screen song (Memento Mori text screen)
  3. E2M1 theme (Memento Mori MAP01)
  4. E2M2 theme (Memento Mori MAP06)
  5. E2M3 theme (Memento Mori MAP08)
  6. E2M4 theme (Memento Mori MAP03)
  7. E2M5 theme (Memento Mori MAP14)
  8. E2M6 theme (Memento Mori MAP13)
  9. E2M7 theme (Memento Mori MAP02)


Built-in demos[edit]

This WAD features a single built-in demo. It requires Doom v1.666 to be viewed. The demo level is:

Demo Level Skill Tics Length
DEMO3 E2M2: Carnage 3 12930 6:09.43


Current records[edit]

The DSDA episode records for Cringe are:

Run Time Player Date File Notes
UV speed episode 10:24 Kam Tovalski 2023-04-01
UV max episode 1:06:05 Michael Novikov 2003-08-23

The data was last verified in its entirety on April 16, 2023.

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