MAP16: Methods of Fear (Community Chest)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP16. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP16.

MAP16: Methods of Fear is the sixteenth map of Community Chest. It was designed by Andy Leaver.


Map of Methods of Fear
Letters in italics refer to marked spots on the map. Sector numbers in boldface are secrets which count toward the end-of-level tally.


Enter the northwest teleporter. Walk forward, and the red key will be blocked off. Flip both switches in the southeast, and drop into the hall. Go through either of the doors in the north, and hit the switch. Run to the lift in the southeast, and ride it. Flip the switch in the east, and enter the southwest teleporter. Grab the red key, and take the next teleporter. Run forward, and open any of the red bars. Step onto the teleport pad, and then travel around the building to the northeast of the map. Walk under the wide shadow, and the cliff will lower. Hit the switch, and run to the northwest of the level. Press on the door.

Other points of interest[edit]


  1. At the start of the level, open the eastern wall with exposed circuitry to find a box of shells. (sector 77)
  2. Outside the building, hidden within the inner, southwest side of the structure is a soul sphere. (sector 239)


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Current records[edit]

The records for the map on the Doomed Speed Demos Archive are:

Run Time Player Date File Notes
UV speed 00:29 quichotte 2012-12-10
NM speed
UV max 03:27 TheV1perK1ller 2017-06-26
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist 00:29 quichotte 2012-12-10

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Style Time Player Date File Notes

This information was last verified in its entirety on January 22, 2018.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains five spawn points:

  1. facing north. (thing 89)
  2. facing north. (thing 90)
  3. facing north. (thing 91)
  4. facing north. (thing 92)
  5. facing north. (thing 93)


Map data[edit]

Things 452
Vertices 2173*
Linedefs 1908
Sidedefs 3997
Sectors 322
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1671.


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

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