MAP09: Bloodstream (The Abyss)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP09. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP09.
Cubist architecture in Bloodstream.

MAP09: Bloodstream is the ninth level of The Abyss. It was designed by J.M.P van Waveren (MrElusive). It features a green rock and blood motif, with a splattering of Bauhaus architecture.

"There is always a way through, even when you aren't that dexterous."
― ABYSS.TXT [source]


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


Other points of interest[edit]


  1. (sector 42)
  2. (sector 106)
  3. (sector 179)
  4. (sector 189)


Areas / screenshots[edit]


Routes and tricks[edit]

Current records[edit]

The records for the map at the Doomed Speed Demos Archive are:

Run Time Player Date File Notes
UV speed
NM speed
UV max
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

This information was last verified in its entirety on January 15, 2018.



Map data[edit]

Things 231
Vertices 1313*
Linedefs 1257
Sidedefs 1823
Sectors 202
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1103.


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


  • This map exploits hitscanners by a specific height gap in all walls in one area, giving no cover to the player.

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