E1M9 (Egypt)

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Egypt maps
This level occupies the map slot E1M9. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:E1M9.
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E1M9 is the ninth and secret map of Egypt. It was designed by Paul Ladas.


Map of E1M9
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. At the bottom of the S-shaped stairs, open the north wall to find partial invisibility and a backpack. (sector 64)
  2. See Secret #1. (sector 65)
  3. In the room past the stairs mentioned above, head to the cross on the west wall and use it to find a passage to health bonuses, ammo, a rocket launcher, and a soul sphere. (sector 74)
  4. See Secret #3. (sector 75)
  5. Picking up the blue key will trap you with a cacodemon. The two south walls can be opened for a switch out of here along with shotgun shells, boxes of ammo, and medikits. (sector 56)
  6. See Secret #5. (sector 57)
  7. See Secret #5. (sector 58)
  8. See Secret #5. (sector 59)


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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 1:42.80 Donatas Tamonis (Donce) 2005-11-11 egyptnm.zip
UV max 3:43.43 Trevor Cheng (Daiyu Xiaoxiang) 2013-03-15 knee9-343.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 nine spawn points:

  1. facing east. (thing 256)
  2. facing east. (thing 257)
  3. facing east. (thing 258)
  4. facing east. (thing 259)
  5. facing east. (thing 260)
  6. facing east. (thing 261)
  7. facing east. (thing 262)
  8. facing east. (thing 263)
  9. facing east. (thing 264)


Map data[edit]

Things 272
Vertices 757*
Linedefs 711
Sidedefs 1090
Sectors 167
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 615.


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

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