MAP10: Entryway (STRAIN)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP10. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP10.
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MAP10: Entryway is the tenth map of STRAIN. It was designed by Charlie Patterson and uses the music track "Thin Ice" by David Shaw (Tolwyn).

Entryway was featured in Doomworld's Top 100 Most Memorable Maps, placing 95th.


Map of Entryway
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. In the northernmost room, use the southeast corner to reveal a switch. Flip it to open the nearby wall containing armor bonuses and medikits. (sector 249)
  2. Get past the red key and the walls around you will open. Head north to where the Hell knight (baron of Hell on Ultra-Violence or higher) is and use the wall at the back to get two batteries. (sector 207)


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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 4:14.37 Nikolay Kamnev (Heretic) 2008-06-11
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The data was last verified in its entirety on June 2, 2022.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains eight spawn points:

  1. facing north. (thing 7)
  2. facing north. (thing 8)
  3. facing south-east. (thing 245)
  4. facing south. (thing 246)
  5. facing south. (thing 298)
  6. facing south. (thing 299)
  7. facing east. (thing 309)
  8. facing south-west. (thing 310)


Map data[edit]

Things 331
Vertices 1363*
Linedefs 1515
Sidedefs 2293
Sectors 359
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1168.


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

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