MAP12: Dark Base (The Twilight Zone)


The Twilight Zone maps 12-20

01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11
(12 - 20)
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Secret maps: 31 32

This level occupies the map slot MAP12. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP12.
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MAP12: Dark Base is the twelfth map of The Twilight Zone. It was designed by Paul Corfiatis and uses the music track "Waltz of the Demons," originally composed by Robert Prince for Doom. The par time defined in MAPINFO is 2:50.


Map of Dark Base
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 long room at the east side of the map, press on the south wall near the door to find energy cells and a plasma gun. (sector 56)


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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 January 16, 2022.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains five spawn points:

  1. facing south. (thing 8)
  2. facing west. (thing 41)
  3. facing south. (thing 94)
  4. facing west. (thing 136)
  5. facing west. (thing 151)


Map data[edit]

Things 281
Vertices 1498*
Linedefs 1307
Sidedefs 1951
Sectors 267
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1109.


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

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