E3M3: Necromanteion (Doom the Way id Did: The Lost Episodes)

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This level occupies the map slot E3M3. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:E3M3.

E3M3: Necromanteion is the third map of the Inferno episode in Doom the Way id Did: The Lost Episodes. It was designed by Matthew Edwards (Foodles).

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Map of Necromanteion
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. Head north from the start and go northeast behind the column there. Use the wall to lower it and head through. At the other side, head southeast to find a chainsaw. (sector 130)
  2. From the big room at the start, head east to another room. Go to the southeast corner here and lower the wall for a passage leading to a computer area map and energy cells. (sector 13)
  3. In the same room mentioned above, head up the east steps and get on the northeast square, which will lower. Go through the damaging blood to reach shotgun shells and a berserk pack. (sector 214)
  4. In the yellow key room, open the southeast corner to find partial invisibility and shotgun shells. (sector 99)
  5. Head north from the red key and open the east wall to find a radiation suit. (sector 142)


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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 December 7, 2021.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains only three spawn points, making it unplayable in deathmatch mode:

  1. facing north. (thing 86)
  2. facing north-west. (thing 179)
  3. facing east. (thing 180)


Map data[edit]

Things 281
Vertices 1103*
Linedefs 1253
Sidedefs 1708
Sectors 228
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 998.


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

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