Richard Frei (Tarnsman)


Richard Frei (alias Tarnsman) is an American Doom level designer and playtester. He has contributed multiple maps for well-known projects such as The Adventures of Square, Back to Saturn X, Doom 2 the Way id Did, and Syringe, and has also released a megawad called Suitcase of Gor. In 2011, he was named one of the most promising newcomers at the 18th Annual Cacowards. He is also a co-host of Doom Radio.

Body of work[edit]



  • TTVZone! Collection 1 (Doomworld forums thread)
    • MAP05: Male Unbonding
    • MAP10: Caco Factory
    • MAP15: Speed 2: Cruise Control
    • MAP18: Jello Pudding
    • MAP23: Cacose
    • MAP38: Spiders On The Moon!
    • MAP43: Oppressive Shit 2: The Turd of Oppression
    • MAP44: Hitler Has A Surprisingly Shapely Ass (and Horns)
    • MAP45: This Map is Totally Balanced, Really Guys!


  • Abyssal Speedmapping Sessions
    • Session 2, MAP06: Alfonzo's Romerian Romp through the Caves of Jongoloth
    • Session 5, MAP10: Alfonzo Conquers the Archbishop of Nepal
    • Session 6, MAP08: Alfonzo Gets A Sex Change, Undoes that Sex Change, and Then Battles Concrete
    • Session 7, MAP10: Alfonzo Treks Through The Hundred Acre Woods - Winnie the Pooh, Winnie the Pooh, Tubby little chubby all stuffed with fluff, He's Winnie the Pooh, Winnie the Pooh, Willy nilly silly old bear
    • Session 10, MAP08: Alfonzo and Gary Oldman Visit The Museum of Social Decay!
  • Countergoat Initiative [Duels] (Doomworld/idgames)
    • Map05: Alfonzo Battles Genghis Kahn in Old Neo Tokyo
    • Map07: Thirteen Men All Backflipping Into a Shitstorm to Piss Off Alfonzo
    • Map11: Alfonzo’s Jungle Excursion: No Gaycaek’s Allowed
    • Map12: Alfonzo Battles the Golden Ninja Clan for Control of Mount Fuji
    • Map32: Alfonzo’s Vacation in Peter Burns’ Nightmare Funhouse
    • HUBMAP: Goat Bunker







  • Isolation (Doomworld forums thread)
    • Strain 1, MAP25: Alfonzo Allows Himself To Be Mugged Because He's Such A Nice Guy
  • Dark Scythe (Doomworld/idgames)
    • MAP17: Duel the Superiors
    • MAP38: Dummythicc Scaffolding


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  1. During development, Suitcase of Gor was named "Doom II Redux," the demo of which was given a special mention at the 18th Annual Cacowards in 2011.