This article gives technical information about the Final Doom data file. For gameplay information and walkthroughs, see The Plutonia Experiment.

PLUTONIA.WAD is the IWAD used by The Plutonia Experiment.

Version 1.9 is 17,420,824 bytes in size, is dated 1996-06-10, contains 2,984 entries, and has the following hashes:

Hash type Hash code
MD5 75c8cf89566741fa9d22447604053bd7
SHA-1 90361e2a538d2388506657252ae41aceeb1ba360
CRC-32 48d1453c

The version above is the one found in the Final Doom Steam package.

A slightly different, and rarer, version is found on some, but not all, id Anthology discs as well as the Macintosh version of Final Doom. This alternate version of the IWAD is also the one available for purchase from This version adds the missing deathmatch starts to MAP12 and MAP23. Unfortunately, there is no revision change between both versions so it is also called v1.9. It is 18,240,172 bytes in size, contains 2,988 entries, it is dated 1996-11-21 and has the following hashes:

Hash type Hash code
MD5 3493be7e1e2588bc9c8b31eab2587a04
SHA-1 f131cbe1946d7fddb3caec4aa258c83399c21e60
CRC-32 15cd1448

The American PlayStation Network version is 17,417,800 bytes in size, contains 2,984 entries, is based on the most common version described above but with pickup sprites of stimpacks, medikits and berserk packs modified to replace the red cross with a red and white pill, and has the following hashes:

Hash type Hash code
MD5 b77ca6a809c4fae086162dad8e7a1335
SHA-1 327f8c41ebd4138354e9fca63cebbbd1b9489749
CRC-32 3b1ca4fd

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