Cult of the Apocalypse (version 1 'b')
The year is 2053. In the early 21st century, several terrorist factions became nuclear powers. In a play for world power, these factions set off a ...
====================================================================== Archive Maintainer : This is a legalized version of COTA1.ZIP. The original wad contained ALL the flats from DOOM2.WAD (even though not a single new or modified flat existed in the wad). Deleting the illegal and unused resources has reduced the size of the wad from 1.6MB to only 225KB. Update to : ./idgames/levels/doom2/a-c/cota1.zip Advanced engine needed : No Primary purpose : Single+Coop play ====================================================================== Title : Cult of the Apocalypse (version 1 'b') Filename : cota1b.wad Release date : 1 January 2001 (Happy New Year) Original Author : Ric Blackman & Dead Cat Productions <email removed> Version 'b' Update by : Sparky of KISS Software <email removed> Mods made by Sparky of KISS Software: - deleted the illegal, unmodified Doom2 flats (copyright id Software). - combined the two wad files (map/graphics and music) into a single wad and deleted the unused resources. - this distribution contains only two files now (cota1b.wad and cota1b.txt), and the wad has been reduced from a whopping 1.6MB to only 225KB. - vertically offset a wall texture to enable the player to find an important secret area. Please note that id Software's legal copyright of the Doom II flats takes precedence over the original author's copyright/permission notice (see below). The original text file follows: ====================================================================== Title: Cult of the Apocalypse Filename: COTA1.wad Author: Ric Blackman & Dead Cat Productions Email: <email removed> Description: The year is 2053. In the early 21st century, several terrorist factions became nuclear powers. In a play for world power, these factions set off a nuclear chain reaction between nations that resulted In a complete and utter destruction of society and life as we know it today. Mutations, chaos, and terror reigned for years. As people pulled together to form new ruling bodies, they became aware of a group of powerful mutants gathering in a mountain construct and pillaging nearby enclaves. You have been trained and equipped to enter the mutant's area and destroy it. This is the first part of a trilogy leading up to a final confrontation with the ultimate evil mutant! Look for the second and third parts this fall! Brought to you by DEAD CAT PRODUCTIONS ====================================================================================== Episode and level: DOOM2/MAP01 Single Player: YES Coop 2-4 players: YES Deathmatch: NO Difficulty Settings: YES New sounds: NO New Graphics: YES New Music: YES Demos Replaced: NONE Base: New level from scratch Editors used: WADED and WinTEX Known Bugs: NONE To play this level, unzip to your DOOM2 directory and type: cota1 ====================================================================================== COPYRIGHT/PERMISSIONS Authors MAY NOT use this level as a base to build additional levels. You MAY distribute this WAD, provided you include this file, with no modifications. You may distribute this file in any electronic format as long as you include this file intact. THANKS to ID for a great game and format, and to all responsible for the book "Tricks of the DOOM Programming Gurus", it is THE definitive book on all aspects of creating your own WAD. Anyone interested in joinin DEAD CAT PRODUCTIONS for future projects, contact us at the Email address above.