This is an improved version of the author's tm5_tscaboid
(part of Turtlemap 5). The
action takes place in a three area, two level old castle-like place that looks
The plus: the structure and brushwork, with the finishing of
a small open area with rocky hills and trees, along with the big wooden beams
and other well-designed openings on the ceiling are atmospheric. The texturing
(stone, wood, metal) suits the theme and complements the dramatic lighting.
Except for the BFG10K, all other guns are present, along with their magazines.
Gameplay with bots is quite fun, lots of running and jumping around.
very few health items, most of the magazines are in the upper level while the
gameplay is concentrated mostly on the open area which is below, the
for the weapons and jumppads contradict the author's fine
brushwork and detail. Finally, two inexplicably big gaps on the perimeter of
the upper level and a couple of jumppads, gave the bots a little trouble.
Generally this map seems more fit for human opponents. The level is recommended
by the author for tourney and the Freeze tag mod
. Framerate was a bit low for my machine
This one is a grab and keep
, for the price of 1.1mb :-)
Reviewed by Firethrottle