MAP27: Creeping Horror (Urania)


Urania maps 21-30

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(21 - 30)
Secret maps: 31 32

This level occupies the map slot MAP27. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP27.
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MAP27: Creeping Horror is the twenty-seventh map of Urania. It was designed by riderr3 and uses the music track "".


Map of Creeping Horror
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. Open either of the side windows near the rocket launcher at the start to find chaingunners, a box of shotgun shells, a box of ammo, and a soul sphere. (sector 9)
  2. In the marble area at the southeast end, open the middle column with demon faces to find partial invisibility and lost souls. (sector 71)
  3. West of the marble area mentioned above, go up the steps to the south of the big skull switch and into the south corridors. Use the wall in the middle to lower boxes of rockets. (sector 82)
  4. West of the marble area mentioned above, use the big skull switch, then quickly run south up the steps and then through the south corridors to a light amplification visor which has lowered. (sector 143)
  5. In the northwest area, find the teleporter that is at the top of the small set of steps and use it to reach the middle rock. Go to the north side with the chaingunners and two columns, then inch along the west edge, dropping down onto a rock containing revenants, health bonuses, and a green armor. (sector 203)
  6. In the northwest area, enter the caves at the east end (use the red switch at the south end of the area to unlock the way in). Head for the middle section of these caves and go through the east wall to find a stimpack, and if you go north, the wall lowers revealing a soul sphere. (sector 228)
  7. In the northwest area, head into the sludge at the east end and go southeast through the slimefall to find a box of rockets, a box of shotgun shells, a green armor, and a medikit. (sector 287)


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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 14, 2022.


Player spawns[edit]

This level contains four spawn points:

  1. facing north-west. (thing 428)
  2. facing north-west. (thing 429)
  3. facing south-west. (thing 430)
  4. facing south-east. (thing 431)


Map data[edit]

Things 809
Vertices 2331*
Linedefs 2339
Sidedefs 3436
Sectors 329
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1902.


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

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