E1M5 (Egypt)

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Egypt maps
This level occupies the map slot E1M5. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:E1M5.
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E1M5 is the fifth map of Egypt. It was designed by Paul Ladas.


Map of E1M5
Letters in italics refer to marked spots on the map. Sector, thing, and linedef numbers in boldface are secrets which count toward the end-of-level tally.


Other points of interest[edit]


  1. In the blue key area, wait for the blue key platform to lower and use the skull switch to the east. This opens the west wall with energy cell packs and a BFG9000. (sector 68)
  2. After getting the blue key, head south from the four-way intersection, then open the misaligned wall on the north wall to get medikits, boxes of ammo, shotgun shells, and a box of rockets. (sector 76)
  3. See Secret #2. (sector 77)
  4. In the area with crushers, head south at the last crusher and when the walls open up in the next room, head east and open the north wall to find a switch. (sector 34)
  5. See Secret #4. (sector 35)
  6. The switch in Secret #4 opens the west wall in the room which has a teleporter. (sector 36)
  7. See Secret #6. (sector 38)
  8. The teleporter in Secret #6 takes you to a hall with health bonuses. (sector 41)
  9. The teleporter at the end of Secret #8 takes you to a hall with armor bonuses. (sector 43)


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Current records[edit]

The records for the map at the Doom Speed Demo Archive are:

Run Time Player Date File Notes
UV speed
NM speed 2:01.57 Donatas Tamonis (Donce) 2005-11-11 egyptnm.zip
UV max 3:42.69 Trevor Cheng (Daiyu Xiaoxiang) 2013-03-06 knee5-342.zip
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The data was last verified in its entirety on June 2, 2022.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains four spawn points:

  1. facing east. (thing 509)
  2. facing east. (thing 510)
  3. facing east. (thing 511)
  4. facing east. (thing 512)


Map data[edit]

Things 513
Vertices 602*
Linedefs 650
Sidedefs 959
Sectors 165
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 515.


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

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