MAP12: The Tectonic Place (Baculus)


Baculus 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: The Tectonic Place is the twelfth map of Baculus. It was designed by Glen Christie (Crunchynut44) and uses the music track "AimShootKill" by Tom Mustaine, from TNT: Evilution.


Map of The Tectonic Place
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. Go to the switch in the blood at the southwest end of the map, then head north through the bloodfall to teleport back near the starting point. Head to the east wall and lower it to get the backpack you saw at the starting point. (sector 184)
  2. On the blue key platform, jump to the light fixtures to the northwest and use those to get on the marble ledge which has a megasphere. (sector 350)
  3. At the west end of the map, make your way to the switch, then head south and use the wall with the candle to find a path to the soul sphere. (sector 416)


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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 February 21, 2022.


Map data[edit]

Things 302
Vertices 3051*
Linedefs 2998
Sidedefs 4906
Sectors 450
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 2453.


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

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