MAP05: Lab or What? (Toms Road)


Toms Road maps
This level occupies the map slot MAP05. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP05.
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MAP05: Lab or What? is the fifth map of Toms Road. It was designed by Toms Gailitis.


Map of Lab or What?
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. In the red key room, shoot the south wall to find a green armor, armor bonuses, a box of shotgun shells, a backpack, and an ammo clip. (sector 164)
  2. In the blue key room, open a wall at the north end to get a backpack, a megasphere, and partial invisibility. (sector 63)
  3. Open the red door at the southwest end and open a small wall to the east, which has an armor bonus, a green armor, a health bonus, a stimpack, and a medikit. (sector 154)
  4. At the prison cells, use a wall south of the southwest blue torch to find a hall. There, you can open the east wall to get boxes of shotgun shells. (sector 132)
  5. In Secret #4, open the north wall. You can access the other cells on the left side via two more walls, getting a medikit, boxes of ammo, boxes of rockets, and an energy cell pack. (sector 127)


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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 December 7, 2023.


Map data[edit]

Things 383
Vertices 1428*
Linedefs 1383
Sidedefs 1913
Sectors 208
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1172.


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

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