Zaero: Episode 1
|Zaero: Episode 1|
Zaero: Episode 1 is a three-level PWAD for Doom II, released in June 2005 by Steven Searle. Built for the ZDoom source port, Zaero is heavily inspired by Quake II and features a similar aesthetic, with the gameplay enhancements being reinforced by the addition of several custom enemies through DECORATE. Planned to be the first entry with more maps to come, no sequel ever materialized.
Zaero: Episode 1 was included in the Top 25 Missed Cacowards.
The WAD includes six new enemies defined through the DECORATE lump:
Zaero is the name of an unofficial expansion pack for Quake II featuring brand new levels, weapons and enemies. The name of the expansion pack was an inspiration for the WAD.