E3M2: Slough of Despair (Doom: The Way We Remember It)

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This level occupies the map slot E3M2. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:E3M2.
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E3M2: Slough of Despair is the second map in the Inferno episode of Doom: The Way We Remember It. It was designed by Darren Finch (Doom_Dude).


Map of Slough of Despair
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 rightmost finger, enter the lava to lower the wall which has a chaingun and a box of ammo. (sector 9)
  2. In the middle of the hand, head west and north (east of the rock there) to hear something lower. Quickly run north, east, then south to get a plasma gun. (sector 116)


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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
UV max
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The (absence of) data was last verified in its entirety on June 14, 2022.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains five spawn points:

  1. facing south-west. (thing 298)
  2. facing south-west. (thing 299)
  3. facing north-west. (thing 300)
  4. facing south. (thing 301)
  5. facing east. (thing 302)


Map data[edit]

Things 309
Vertices 1924*
Linedefs 1816
Sidedefs 2681
Sectors 255
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1556.


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

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