MAP32: Art of Suffering (MAYhem 1500)


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This level occupies the map slot MAP32. For other maps which occupy this slot, see Category:MAP32.
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MAP32: Art of Suffering is the second secret map of MAYhem 1500. It was designed by Ilya Lazarev (joe-ilya) and uses the music track "Dead Souls" by Joy Divison, sequenced to MIDI based on the cover version by Nine Inch Nails.


Map of Art of Suffering
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. Push the lone skull on a pole in the gray building to lower a soulsphere. (sector 123)
  2. To the left of the yellow skullkey push the light wall to lower it and reveal a berserk. (sector 249)
  3. In the deep western cave there's a button, on its behind there's a button, push it to lower a wall in the cave that will reveal a trail of 16 health bonuses leading to a computer area map. (sector 260)


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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 535
Vertices 1469*
Linedefs 1500
Sidedefs 2535
Sectors 277
* The vertex count without the effect of node building is 1192.


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

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