E4M5: The Witching Hour (Crusades)

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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 Witching Hour is the fifth map of Crusades. It was designed by Richard Wiles and uses the music track "Demons on the Prey," composed by Robert Prince for Doom.


Map of The Witching Hour
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.


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There are no official secrets on this map.


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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
NM speed
UV max 8:42.66 Andrey Boldt (Hitherto) 2022-06-17 cru5-842.zip
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist
NoMo 1:45.20 trashgarbage 2023-10-01 cr5n14520.zip

The data was last verified in its entirety on October 5, 2023.


Map data[edit]

Things 258
Vertices 1889*
Linedefs 1987
Sidedefs 2900
Sectors 162
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1657.


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

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