MAP01: El Passo (A Fistful of Doom)


A Fistful of Doom maps
This level occupies the map slot MAP01. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP01.

MAP01: El Passo is the first map of A Fistful of Doom. It was designed by Gali.


Map of El Passo
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.


Go inside the first building on the left, go upstairs to the highest floor, open door, take the blue key. Backtrack outside, go inside the middle building on the right side of the street, go upstairs and open the furthest door/blue door, take yellow key. Backtrack outside, go inside the second floor of the general store and take the red key. Backtrack outside, go to the bank which is at the end of the street, open door, open another door, then open the metallic door, go down the lift behind the door by pushing the switch above it, open yellow door, open red door and take the sacks of cash.

Other points of interest[edit]


  1. The first secret is in a small house near the start. A secret lift brings you down into a room with a chainsaw. (sector 93)
  2. The other secret cannot be triggered, it is in the prison at the super shotgun. (sector 58)


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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 0:49.77 Napsalm 2023-05-25 Plays back with fistfix.wad
NM speed 1:05.00 Niloquì 2022-04-12 Plays back with fistfix.wad
UV max 2:34.97 MrHellstorm17 2023-05-18
NM 100S 1:25.06 Niloquì 2022-04-12 Plays back with fistfix.wad
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

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


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains seventeen spawn points:

  1. facing east. (thing 156)
  2. facing north-east. (thing 157)
  3. facing south-east. (thing 158)
  4. facing south. (thing 159)
  5. facing north-west. (thing 160)
  6. facing north-west. (thing 161)
  7. facing south-west. (thing 259)
  8. facing south. (thing 267)
  9. facing south. (thing 269)
  10. facing south. (thing 271)
  11. facing north-west. (thing 273)
  12. facing south. (thing 280)
  13. facing north-east. (thing 281)
  14. facing south. (thing 283)
  15. facing north-east. (thing 285)
  16. facing east. (thing 287)
  17. facing west. (thing 289)


This data is based on the MAP01 version in FISTFIX.WAD.

Map data[edit]

Things 291
Vertices 923*
Linedefs 1075
Sidedefs 1655
Sectors 223
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 815.


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

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