MAP17: The Road to Sorona (Ascension)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP17. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP17.
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MAP17: The Road to Sorona is the seventeenth map of Ascension. It was designed by Shadowman and uses the music track "".


Map of The Road to Sorona
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 northwest cave, head to the south room. Open the big crate from the south side to get a studded leather armor. (sector 1976)
  2. On the high ledge in the center, jump the gap to the south, then head southeast into the cave. Flip the switch and enter the well to the east. At the bottom, open the nearby crate from the south to get a flask of dragon oil. (sector 2881)


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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 August 15, 2022.


Map data[edit]

Things 5869
Vertices 6579
Linedefs 11336
Sidedefs 20646
Sectors 4767


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

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