MAP04: Knights of the Patch Cables (DBK01: Dungeon Synths)


DBK01: Dungeon Synths maps
This level occupies the map slot MAP04. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP04.
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MAP04: Knights of the Patch Cables is the fourth map of DBK01: Dungeon Synths. It was designed by Big Ol' Billy and uses the music track "Castle," originally from The Legend of Dragoon and rearranged for the OB-Xd virtual synthesiser by Big Ol' Billy based on a MIDI rendition by Zagro.


Map of Knights of the Patch Cables
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. Take the steps west of the start and look for a cracked wall. Shoot it with an explosive to find energy cells, rockets, and a soul sphere. (sector 835)
  2. In the central room, get on the north ledge and jump east through the mural to find a switch. Press it, go back to the ledge, and head north across the bars to get to a room with a plasma gun. (sector 911)
  3. In the lava room at the east end, get the megaarmor to the north. (thing 218)
  4. Open the door behind the start to get an invulnerability. (thing 337)


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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 22, 2022.


Map data[edit]

Things 627
Vertices 4495
Linedefs 5708
Sidedefs 9307
Sectors 1267


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

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