E4M5: The Salt Mines (Strange Aeons)

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This level occupies the map slot E4M5. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:E4M5.
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E4M5: The Salt Mines is the fifth map in episode The Plateau of Leng of Strange Aeons. It was designed by Mike MacDee (Impie) and uses the music track "".

Walkthrough[edit]

Map of The Salt Mines
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.

Essentials[edit]

Other points of interest[edit]

Secrets[edit]

  1. At the exit teleporter, use the west terminal from the north side and leave this area to the east, then south. Head to the northwest to get a rage sphere and rockets. (sector 154)
  2. At Secret #1, head to the westernmost side and look southeast, shooting the brown panel there. Head back inside and head southwest into another field with ammo clips, boxes of rockets and a soul sphere. (sector 152)

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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 29, 2022.

Statistics[edit]

Map data[edit]

Things 373
Vertices 1388
Linedefs 1594
Sidedefs 2199
Sectors 214

Things[edit]

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

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