MAP24: City of Pain (Hellfire)


Hellfire maps 21-28

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This level occupies the map slot MAP24. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP24.
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MAP24: City of Pain is the eleventh map of Hellfire. It was designed by Shadowman and uses the music track "".


Map of City of Pain
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 first building, head to the westernmost door and open it, then run to the easternmost door which is now open to get a medikit and a box of shotgun shells. If you miss it, open the westernmost door again. (sector 40)
  2. In the building west of the first building, get to the higher floor on the south end and press on the easternmost wall. Teleport to an energy cell pack. (sector 86)
  3. In the building west of the first building, get to the higher floor and use the switch behind the lifts. Head to the north end, then east to a teleporter to find a plasma gun. (sector 88)
  4. At Secret #3, use the switch to the south, then teleport back and get the soul sphere from the fountain before it rises. (sector 56)
  5. At the easternmost end, use the switch where the rocket launcher is and head behind it. At the next switch, open the east wall for a radiation suit. (sector 256)
  6. At the easternmost end, after opening the northwest and southwest doors, enter the southwest room and use the switch there, then run to the northwest room, use the switch there, then fall into the blood below. Run west before the wall closes to get a megasphere. (sector 297)


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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 December 13, 2021.


Map data[edit]

Things 755
Vertices 4867*
Linedefs 4518
Sidedefs 7240
Sectors 514
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 3776.


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

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