E1M3: Research Department (NJ Doom)

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This level occupies the map slot E1M3. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:E1M3.
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E1M3: Research Department is the third map in the Come out fighting episode of NJ Doom. It was designed by Nigel Rowand (Enjay).


Map of Research Department
Letters in italics refer to marked spots on the map. Sector numbers in boldface are secrets which count toward the end-of-level tally.


Other points of interest[edit]


  1. In the north of the level is a short corridor with alternating lighter and darker sectors. There is a path to the north from this corridor leading to a switch which opens up a door to the south of the corridor, leading to a plasma rifle, an energy cell pack, a box of bullets, a box of shotgun shells, and a soul sphere. (sector 154)
  2. The large room in the south-east with the red floor has a secret door in the north-west, which opens on shooting, revealing an energy cell pack and a berserk. There is also a spectre on medium and hard skills. (sector 267)
  3. The room with the switch which opens up the room south-west of the large red room has a secret door to the west of the box of shotgun shells. The western wall of this room opens on shooting to reveal a switch. This switch reveals the secret exit in the north-east room. (sector 271)


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Current records[edit]

The records for the map at the Doomed Speed Demos Archive are:

Style Time Player Date File Notes
UV speed
NM speed
UV max
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

Miscellaneous demos[edit]

Style Time Player Date File Notes


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains six spawn points:

  1. facing east. (thing 23)
  2. facing north. (thing 28)
  3. facing north. (thing 29)
  4. facing north-east. (thing 30)
  5. facing west. (thing 31)
  6. facing west. (thing 32)


Map data[edit]

Things 216
Vertices 1009*
Linedefs 1180
Sidedefs 1765
Sectors 277
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 898.


This level contains the following numbers of things per skill level:

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