MAP09: Circle of Pain (Khorus)


Khorus maps
This level occupies the map slot MAP09. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP09.

MAP09: Circle of Pain is the ninth and final map of Khorus. It was designed by Shadowman and uses the music track "".

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Map of Circle of Pain
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. Use the wall west of the red key to use a hidden switch. Return to the south end of the map and the left bars will be open, allowing you to get the BFG9000 and rockets. (sector 314)
  2. At the northwesternmost hall, use the blue torch. Return to the south end of the map and the right bars will be open, allowing you to get a megasphere and energy cells. (sector 327)


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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 December 9, 2021.


Map data[edit]

Things 356
Vertices 2995*
Linedefs 2889
Sidedefs 4407
Sectors 439
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 2357.


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

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