MAP12: The Gatehouse (Scimitar)


Scimitar maps
Rear Entry

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Knee Deep in the Sludge

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Into the Blood
Secret maps

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This level occupies the map slot MAP12. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP12.
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MAP12: The Gatehouse is the twelfth map of Scimitar. It was designed by Richard Hardacre (Cycloid).


Map of The Gatehouse
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. Hug the inner wall of the southwest cave to get a blur artifact. (sector 87)


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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 0:27.37 GrumpyCat 2020-09-11 Cross-listed from Pacifist
NM speed
UV max 1:53.51 Memfis 2011-10-30
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist 0:27.37 GrumpyCat 2020-09-11

The data was last verified in its entirety on April 3, 2022.


Map data[edit]

Things 90
Vertices 1058*
Linedefs 1046
Sidedefs 1686
Sectors 177
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 866.


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

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