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The DOOM Level CD Collection

"Doom WAD is the default format of package files for the video game Doom or its sequel Doom II, that contain sprites, levels, and game data. WAD stands for "Where's All the Data?" Immediately after its release in 1993, Doom attracted a sizeable following of players who created their own mods for WAD files—packages containing levels, graphics and other game data—and played a vital part in spawning the mod-making culture which is now commonplace for first-person shooters. Thousands of WADs have been created for Doom, ranging from single custom levels to full original games; most of these can be downloaded for free over the Internet. Several WADs have also been released commercially, and for some people the WAD-making hobby became a gateway to a professional career as a level designer.

"When developing Doom, id Software was aware that many players had tried to create custom levels and other modifications for their previous game, Wolfenstein 3D. However, the procedures involved in creating and loading modifications for that game were cumbersome. John Carmack, lead programmer at id Software, designed the Doom internals from the ground up to allow players to extend the game. For that reason, game data such as levels, graphics, sound effects and music are stored separately from the game engine, in "WAD files". This allowed players to make their own data without any modification to the engine itself."

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In the rush to fill CD-ROMs with collections of shareware, vendors began acquiring Doom WADs at great speed, putting together compilations of levels, along with additional graphics, reviews, documents, and other related files. With the introduction of Doom II and Quake, custom levels, tools and assets continued to be made available and sold on these CD-ROMs until the fervor for CD-ROMs faded in the 2000s. This collection contains many thousands of user-designed levels across many years.


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The DOOM Level CD Collection
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"3D Game Alchemy for Doom, Doom II, Heretic, and Hexen" was the title for the second edition of the book "Tricks of the Doom Programming Gurus", both thick volumes on how to create your own levels and resources for the computer games Doom, Doom 2, Heretic and Hexen. The cover-mount CD was predominantly a collection of existing third-party resources for the games, created and distributed on BBS systems and collated for the book collection.
Topics: shareware, doom, heretic, hexen
The DOOM Level CD Collection
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A collection of shareware action games for DOS, focused primarily on first-person shooter games.  Shareware/Demo versions of the following twelve games are included: Blake Stone: Aliens of Gold Catacomb Abyss Corridor 7 Depth Dwellers Doom: Knee-deep in the Dead (v1.2) Megatron Nightmare 3-D Raptor: Call of the Shadows Shadowcaster Spear of Destiny Terminator: Rampage Wolfenstein 3-D In addition, approximately 50 add-on levels and several utilities for Doom are also included.
Topics: games, shareware, software, add-on, DOS, Doom, Raptor, Wolfenstein 3-D, Spear of Destiny,...
The DOOM Level CD Collection
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D! 1000 is a collection of add-on levels and resources for the computer game "Doom", originally sourced from various defunct on-line archives, compiled and distributed by WizardWorks entertainment. More info: http://doomwiki.org/wiki/D!ZONE
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D!ZONE was a series of CD-ROMs produced around 1995 by WizardWorks, Inc., containing batches of Doom add-ons created by fans, harvested from bulletin boards, Compuserve/AOL walled garden file stores, etc. D!ZONE Gold was the last release in the series. More information: http://doomwiki.org/wiki/D!ZONE And: http://redump.org/disc/4500/
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The DOOM Level CD Collection
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Originally posted to alt.binaries.warez.ibm-pc.old by |--Spike=-. This CD-ROM contains two types of add-on accessories or levels for DOOM 1 & 2 registered versions.
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The DOOM Level CD Collection
by Maple Media Inc.
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Doom Fever contains several hundred wads, 3 versions of Shareware Doom plus a large collection of mods, demos, patches, texts, tools and utilities. To quote the back inlay - Take control of your DOOMSTINY. This appears to be Maple Media's sole contribution to the mountain of Doom shareware CDs.
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Topics: Doom, Shareware, video games, first-person shooter
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Maximum death for Doom II. 2400 levels The maximum Doom battle!
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The DOOM Level CD Collection
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A variety pack CD of shareware editions, utilities and add-on levels for DOS-era 3D shooters.
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The DOOM Level CD Collection
by MMM Ltd
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The Doomsday Disk contains over 1800 levels for Doom, Doom 2, Heretic, Descent and Dark Forces
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This was a "shovelware" collection of free, community-created Doom add-on resources compiled from various web sources (BBS, AOL/Compuserve walled gardens etc.) and sold by "SoftKey". More information: http://redump.org/disc/21231/
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The DOOM Level CD Collection
by Cybercore Publishing
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A variety pack CD of shareware editions, utilities and add-on levels for DOS-era 3D shooters.
Topics: games, shareware, levels, utilities, doom, heretic, dark forces, rise of the triad, descent