MAP05: Hell's Maw (Hellfire 2)


Hellfire 2 maps
This level occupies the map slot MAP05. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP05.
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MAP05: Hell's Maw is the fifth map of Hellfire 2. It was designed by Shadowman and uses the untitled track (E2M9/E3M1) by Robert Prince as its music track.


Map of Hell's Maw
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. At the west end, press the switch, then go to the east wall and press on the wall with the lion face to lower the south wall. Ride it up to get a berserk pack. (sector 60)
  2. Open the yellow door and take the steps all the way down. Use the torch at the end then head back a bit to get a BFG9000 and energy cells. (sector 162)
  3. Enter the room east of the torch mentioned in the previous secret and notice the two pools of blood at the north wall. Open the wall where the left pool is to get a stimpack, shotgun shells, and a backpack. (sector 411)


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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 21, 2022.


Map data[edit]

Things 437
Vertices 2846*
Linedefs 2806
Sidedefs 4339
Sectors 470
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 2340.


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

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