MAP05: Phobos Lab (Console Doom)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP05. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP05.
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MAP05: Phobos Lab is the fifth level of console versions of Doom, based on the original E1M5: Phobos Lab with modifications made to adapt to consoles' limitations. It was converted by American McGee and originally designed by John Romero. The map first appeared in Atari Jaguar version, and is additionally used in the 3DO, Sega 32X, Game Boy Advance, Sony PlayStation, and Sega Saturn versions.

The Sony PlayStation port introduces a Nightmare spectre on UV and higher.


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


Yellow key

Blue key and exit

Other points of interest[edit]


  1. (sector 2)
  2. (sector 22)
  3. (sector 23)
  4. (sector 25)
  5. (sector 50)
  6. (sector 56)
  7. (sector 97)
  8. (sector 115)
  9. (sector 116)


Comparison of versions[edit]

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Atari Jaguar screenshots[edit]

3DO screenshots[edit]

Sega 32X screenshots[edit]

PlayStation screenshots[edit]

Sega Saturn screenshots[edit]

Game Boy Advance screenshots[edit]


The map uses the following music tracks:

Port Track Composer Notes
Atari Jaguar "The Demons From Adrian's Pen" Robert Prince Only plays in the intermission screen after the map is completed.
3DO "Suspense" Robert Prince Re-orchestrated version played by live band
Sega 32X "Suspense" Robert Prince
Game Boy Advance "On The Hunt" Robert Prince
Sony PlayStation "Digitized Pain" Aubrey Hodges
Sega Saturn "Sanity's Edge" Aubrey Hodges


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains eight spawn points:

  1. facing east. (thing 193)
  2. facing east. (thing 194)
  3. facing south. (thing 195)
  4. facing north. (thing 196)
  5. facing south. (thing 197)
  6. facing west. (thing 198)
  7. facing east. (thing 199)
  8. facing south. (thing 200)


Map data[edit]

Things 266
Vertices 763*
Linedefs 723
Sidedefs 931
Sectors 126
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 581.


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

Technical information[edit]

Inspiration and development[edit]



Console Doom levels - Atari Jaguar, 3DO, Game Boy Advance
Secret levels:
Console Doom levels - Sega 32X
Secret levels:
Console Doom levels - Doom for Sony PlayStation and Sega Saturn
Ultimate Doom
Secret levels:
Doom II
The Star Base:
The City:
Secret levels: