E1M9 (Galaxia)

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Galaxia maps
This level occupies the map slot E1M9. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:E1M9.

E1M9 is the second map of Galaxia. It was designed by Pavel Hodek, and includes an original music track inspired by the theme from The Thing.


Map of E1M9


Flip the switch and proceed left along the corridor until you meet the door. Pickup red keycard in this room and backtrack to the very beginning. This time, proceed north in the corridor. At the end, open the door requiring red key. Open another door. Flip the switch near the chair to find a wall opening. Use this open wall and open another door to find yourself in the room where there was the red key. In this room, find a new wall open with the switch inside. The switch unlocks the exit which is located in the computer room with chair in the middle.

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There are no official secrets in this level.


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As this level does not contain official secrets, the NM 100S category is redundant.

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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 0:17.11 Graham Burgess (Grazza) 2018-05-28 galaxia9-017.zip
NM speed
UV max 1:25.51 Rob Young (RjY) 2013-08-20 galaxia9-125.zip
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The data was last verified in its entirety on December 1, 2021.


Map data[edit]

Things 45
Vertices 135*
Linedefs 156
Sidedefs 238
Sectors 29
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 118.


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

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Inspiration and development[edit]


According to the readme file, Galaxia contains no teleporters, but a good-sized teleport trap indeed exists on this level.

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