Deathless

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Deathless
Title screen
Authors James Paddock
Port Limit-removing
IWAD Doom
Year 2018
Link Doomworld/idgames

Deathless is a megawad PWAD for The Ultimate Doom by James Paddock (Jimmy). Originally just a single Episode 4 replacement released as Griefless on July 1, 2018, it was extended to a full replacement of all four episodes when released on November 9 of the same year. On May 14, 2020, version 1.1 was added to the list of official add-ons for the Doom Classic Unity port, with various map and visual changes as summarized by a Doomworld forums post, and also uploaded to the /idgames archive on May 25.

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Episodes[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

The soundtrack is largely unchanged, with only 13 tracks replaced, mostly using original Doom tracks in different level slots. Besides the intro song, all tracks were originally composed by Robert Prince for Doom and Doom II; Doom II music being used in the secret levels of each episode, and in E4M2: Fetid Site.

  • Title screen: "Endgame", composed by Jimmy.
  • E1M9: "Message for the Archvile"
  • E2M3: "They're Going to Get You"
  • E2M4: "On the Hunt"
  • E2M9: "The Healer Stalks"
  • E3M7: "Sinister"
  • E3M9: "Waiting for Romero to Play"
  • E4M2: "Message for the Archvile"
  • E4M3: "Kitchen Ace (And Taking Names)"
  • E4M4: "The Demons from Adrian's Pen"
  • E4M7: "Nobody Told Me About id"
  • E4M8: "Facing the Spider"
  • E4M9: "Adrian's Asleep"

Built-in demos[edit]

Version 1.1 of the WAD features four built-in demos. All require Ultimate Doom v1.9 to view them. The demo levels are:

Demo Level Skill Tics Length
DEMO1 E1M3: Sluice Gate 4 2333 1:06.66
DEMO2 E2M4: Virulent 4 1637 0:46.77
DEMO3 E3M4: Vestibule 4 1693 0:48.37
DEMO4 E4M2: Fetid Site 4 2589 1:13.97

Version 1.0 also features a full set of built-in demos for Ultimate Doom v1.9. The levels are the same:

Demo Level Skill Tics Length
DEMO1 E1M3: Sluice Gate 4 2860 1:21.71
DEMO2 E2M4: Virulent 4 3625 1:43.57
DEMO3 E3M4: Vestibule 4 1705 0:48.71
DEMO4 E4M2: Fetid Site 4 3247 1:32.77

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