MAP28: Fortress of Death (Realm of Chaos)


Realm of Chaos maps 21-30

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This level occupies the map slot MAP28. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP28.
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MAP28: Fortress of Death is the twenty-eighth map of Realm of Chaos. It was designed by Slava Pestov.


Map of Fortress of Death
Letters in italics refer to marked spots on the map. Sector numbers in boldface are secrets which count toward the end-of-level tally.


Other points of interest[edit]


  1. Flip the switch at the start to lower the lift you are on, then go right to collect stimpacks. (sector 4)
  2. Flip the switch at the start to lower the lift you are on, then go left to collect shotgun shells. (sector 5)
  3. The switch in Secret #4 opens a nearby wall allowing you to access the area where the chaingunners were behind torches. There are shotgun guys here, and you can also collect the green armor here as well. (sector 87)
  4. Lower the lift in front of the yellow door and open it. Press on the wall that looks paler than the rest to find medikits, a chainsaw, an energy cell, and a berserk pack. There is a switch here that will open Secret #3. (sector 120)


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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 5:52.06 Nikolay Kamnev (Heretic) 2007-03-24
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 eight spawn points:

  1. facing north. (thing 409)
  2. facing south. (thing 410)
  3. facing north. (thing 411)
  4. facing north-east. (thing 412)
  5. facing north. (thing 413)
  6. facing east. (thing 419)
  7. facing south. (thing 422)
  8. facing east. (thing 425)


Map data[edit]

Things 459
Vertices 951*
Linedefs 1071
Sidedefs 1412
Sectors 194
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 856.


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

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