MAP04: The Helltrain (Epic)


Epic maps
This level occupies the map slot MAP04. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP04.
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The Helltrain is the fourth map of Epic and is derived from E1M4: Railbender from Phobos: Anomaly Reborn. It was designed by Alexander S. (Eternal) and uses the music track " ".


Map of The Helltrain
Letters in italics refer to marked spots on the map. Sector numbers in boldface are secrets which count toward the end-of-level tally.


Other points of interest[edit]


  1. In the freight with the two cabins, enter the northern one, which has the blue switch, and press on the wall above the seat for a megaarmor. (sector 178)
  2. At the very front of the train you can collect a berserk pack. Be careful not to fall off when getting it. (sector 286)


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Current records[edit]

The records for the map at the Doomed Speed Demos Archive are:

Style Time Player Date File Notes
UV speed
NM speed
UV max
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

Miscellaneous demos[edit]

Style Time Player Date File Notes


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains five spawn points:

  1. facing north. (thing 196)
  2. facing south. (thing 197)
  3. facing north. (thing 198)
  4. facing south. (thing 199)
  5. facing south. (thing 200)


Map data[edit]

Things 253
Vertices 3334*
Linedefs 3044
Sidedefs 5355
Sectors 305
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 2439.


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

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