E4M6: Far Away... (The Joy of Mapping 6)

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The Joy of Mapping 6 maps
Ep.1: Tech Gone Bad

M1 M2 M3 M4 M5 M6 M7 M8 M9 M10
M11 M12 M13 M14 M15 FINAL SCRT1 SCRT2

Ep.2: Anomaly Reborn

M1 M2 M3 M4 M5 M6 M7 M8 M9 M10
M11 M12 M13 M14 M15 M16 FINAL SCRT1

Ep.3: Doom Is Eternal

M1 M2 M3 M4 M5 M6 M7 M8 M9 M10
M11 M12 M13 M14 M15 M16 FINAL SCRT1

Ep.4: All That Remains
This level occupies the map slot E4M6. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:E4M6.
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E4M6: Far Away... is the sixth map in the All That Remains episode of The Joy of Mapping 6: Joy Eternal. It was designed by Ilya Lazarev (joe-ilya) and uses the music track "Be Quiet and Drive (Far Away) (Acoustic Version)" by Deftones, sequenced to MIDI. The par time defined in MAPINFO is 8:20.


Map of Far Away...
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 to the alcove east of the super shotgun and open the south wall to head outside where a chainsaw is. (sector 36)
  2. When you get the yellow key, head to the middle hall and find a yellow bar on one of the windows. Use that window to enter the room, then head north as the walls lower to get a soul sphere. (sector 87)
  3. Head south from the blue key into a compartment to hear a lift lower. Run north past where the blue key was and head southwest to head outside. Out here you can find a backpack. (sector 174)
  4. In the room where Secret #2 is, open the north wall to get a plasma gun and an energy cell. (sector 209)
  5. At the north end, go to the east side and shoot a lion switch behind a cage. Head south into the blood and head south and west into a new room with a green armor and a berserk pack. (sector 225)


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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 February 27, 2023.


Map data[edit]

Things 397
Vertices 1902*
Linedefs 1956
Sidedefs 3143
Sectors 348
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1546.


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

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