MAP08: Observation Station (Obituary)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP08. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP08.
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MAP08: Observation Station is the eighth map of Obituary. It was designed by Thomas Möller and uses the music track " ".


Map of Observation Station
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. Open a wall in the room with three armor bonuses and a box of rockets. Follow the corridor and stairs (sector 57), kill the Hell knights and grab the supercharge.
  2. In the crates room, lower a crate and jump from crate to crate for the armor. (sector 211)
  3. Behind the arachnotron in the same room, open a wall for the chainsaw, a rocket, a stimpack and the computer area map. (sector 315)


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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 5:26.83 vdgg 2010-07-22
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The data was last verified in its entirety on June 3, 2022.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains four spawn points:

  1. facing west. (thing 279)
  2. facing east. (thing 283)
  3. facing west. (thing 284)
  4. facing west. (thing 285)


Map data[edit]

Things 290
Vertices 1309*
Linedefs 1473
Sidedefs 2138
Sectors 317
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1149.


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

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