MAP07: Lava Processing (Caverns of Darkness)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP07. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP07.

MAP07: Lava Processing is the seventh map of Caverns of Darkness. It was designed by Christopher Lutz and uses the music track "Waltz of the Demons" by Robert Prince.

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Map of Lava Processing
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. Head east from the start onto a bridge, then go north between the silver walls to get a megaarmor. (sector 143)
  2. Open the green bars and head past them, then immediately use the west wall to find a rocket launcher and rockets. (sector 244)
  3. Get on the bridges past the red bars and head to the eastern column. You can open it from the eastern side to find a soul sphere and backpacks. (sector 714)
  4. At the northern railway, as you go further into the blue key, you will notice a lighter brown wall at the south at the midpoint of the brown cave surroundings. Shoot at this wall to enter the area with BFG9000 on an altar at the end of it. (sector 668)


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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 11:07 vdgg 2010-09-23
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The data was last verified in its entirety on December 13, 2021.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains four spawn points:

  1. facing north. (thing 3)
  2. facing north. (thing 4)
  3. facing north. (thing 5)
  4. facing north. (thing 6)


Map data[edit]

Things 335
Vertices 15074*
Linedefs 12914
Sidedefs 22444
Sectors 717
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 11050.


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

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