MAP07: Sorona (Ascension)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP07. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP07.
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MAP07: Sorona is the seventh map of Ascension. It was designed by BigMemka and uses the music track "".


Map of Sorona
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 east barnstables, the rooftop near the west end with a quartz flask and a medium bag of money counts as a secret. (sector 3780)
  2. At the south gate, head to the southwest corner wall and lower it to find a path leading to a loaf of bread, flechettes, and pieces of cheese. (sector 6108)
  3. After you solve the secret of St. Bogdan, enter the church and head to the west side to read an ancient book. (sector 6913)
  4. In the southeast building, enter the rightmost prison cell and use the small switch you can find there. Head back to the northeast room of the building and you can get to the north rooftop where you can find a flask of dragon oil and three vases. (sector 9087)
  5. At the east barnstables, head for the southwest rooftops, where you can find a medium bag of money. (thing 3222 via "secret trigger" thing 3221)
  6. At the southwest end of town, you can climb some crates to head up. From here, hug the wall as you head all the way to a rooftop at the southwest end which has a medium bag of money. (thing 3409 via "secret trigger" thing 3410)
  7. In the fortress walls, head to the west side and get on the rooftops. On the one southwest of the building leading to MAP08, you can find a very large bag of money. (thing 3411 via "secret trigger" thing 3412)
  8. Head to the northwest street and climb the crates to go over the fence. Keep going to get a mask of invisibility. (thing 3225 via "secret trigger" thing 3556)
  9. Enter the northeast building in the map and climb the steps to the top. Open the door and open a crate here to get a potion of iron skin. (thing 3557 via "secret trigger" thing 3558)
  10. Head all the way to the southeast and into the water. Go towards the sunken boat and enter it. There is a large bag of money to the north which is the secret. (thing 3559 via "secret trigger" thing 3562)
  11. Head all the way to the northeast end of the map and swim in the water until you cannot go further north. Head west from there and dive down to get a potion of strength. (thing 3575 via "secret trigger" thing 3576)
  12. Head to the two docks at the northeast end and go to the south dock. Dive into the water underneath it to get a large bag of money. (thing 3622 via "secret trigger" thing 3623)


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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 August 15, 2022.


Map data[edit]

Things 4029
Vertices 31062
Linedefs 39987
Sidedefs 70838
Sectors 9227


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

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