MAP26: Burning Canals (The Rebirth)


The Rebirth maps 21-30

01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
(21 - 30)
Secret maps: 31 32

This level occupies the map slot MAP26. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP26.
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MAP26: Burning Canals is the twenty-sixth map of The Rebirth. It was designed by Björn Ostmann (Vader) and uses the music track "On the Hunt," originally composed by Robert Prince for Doom.


Map of Burning Canals
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. Run to the yellow key, then go south and east to where the switch is. Open the wall east of the switch to find health bonuses, and press the lion switch for an energy cell pack. (sector 165)
  2. At the room with the large teleporter, instead of taking the teleporter, open the wall to the east of it. In this room you will find green armor and armor bonuses. There are four secret sectors in this room. (sector 202)
  3. See Secret #2. (sector 207)
  4. See Secret #2. (sector 208)
  5. See Secret #2. (sector 209)
  6. At the eastern side of the map, where you can raise four bridges leading to a switch on the east wall, head for the recessed portion just south of where the bridges would be, then open the east wall to get an invulnerability. (sector 265)
  7. Open the red door and enter the lava on the left side. Go to the west wall and you should lower into a secret room with a BFG9000, a backpack, a megasphere, boxes of ammo, a box of shotgun shells, and boxes of rockets. (sector 396)


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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 1:21.11 hokis 2010-03-12
UV max 4:10.80 Vladimir Monakhov (skepticist) 2009-03-15
NM 100S
UV -fast
UV -respawn
UV Tyson
UV pacifist

The data was last verified in its entirety on January 16, 2022.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains five spawn points:

  1. facing north. (thing 270)
  2. facing east. (thing 271)
  3. facing south. (thing 272)
  4. facing south. (thing 273)
  5. facing west. (thing 274)


Map data[edit]

Things 310
Vertices 1922*
Linedefs 2156
Sidedefs 3227
Sectors 454
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1713.


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

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