MAP17: Headache (NDCP2)


NDCP2 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 MAP17. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP17.

MAP17: Headache is the seventeenth map of NDCP2. It is referred to as Alientech on the intermission screen. It was designed by jetflock and uses the music track "".

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Map of Headache
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 halls at the southeast end, on the east side, use the wall where the megaarmor and stimpacks are to find a berserk pack. (sector 2196)


A large number of multiplayer-only Things (448 through 456, and 459 through 468) have no flags set for any of the three difficulty classes, so they do not actually appear in the level.

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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 12, 2022.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains six spawn points:

  1. facing west. (thing 11)
  2. facing north. (thing 40)
  3. facing north-east. (thing 55)
  4. facing east. (thing 69)
  5. facing north-west. (thing 70)
  6. facing south. (thing 82)


Map data[edit]

Things 501
Vertices 15812*
Linedefs 12240
Sidedefs 21665
Sectors 2205
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 10884.


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

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