MAP08: The Amphitheatre (NJ Doom2)


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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: The Amphitheatre is the eighth map of NJ Doom2. It was designed by Nigel Rowand (Enjay). It is based on E2M9 of NJ Doom.


Map of The Amphitheatre
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. The area with the blue key has a secret door in the north-east (there is a marking on the wall) leading to a soul sphere. (sector 60)
  2. The final area has a secret door in the south-west (symmetrically opposite the door to the exit). It leads to an energy cell pack, a plasma rifle, and a megasphere. (sector 8)


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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 0:52.97 Tezur0 2020-01-17
NM speed
UV max 1:52.06 Tezur0 2020-01-17
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The data was last verified in its entirety on December 16, 2021.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains six spawn points:

  1. facing west. (thing 42)
  2. facing west. (thing 43)
  3. facing south. (thing 44)
  4. facing north. (thing 45)
  5. facing south. (thing 46)
  6. facing north. (thing 47)


Map data[edit]

Things 133
Vertices 360*
Linedefs 426
Sidedefs 564
Sectors 101
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 328.


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

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