Austerity - A Simplicity Tribute (v3.1)
Filename : austerity.pk3
Date Finished:

  • December, 24th 2006 (v1.0)
  • December, 25th 2006 (v1.01)
  • February, 28th 2007 (v2.0)
  • May, 18th 2011 (v2.1)
  • May, 10th 2020 (v3.0)
  • September, 7th, 2022 (v3.1)

Author: Daniel "Tormentor667" Gimmer
Web Page:
E-mail Address:

  • Credits & thanks goes to
    id Software for DooM & Quake
    Randy Heit for ZDoom
    Graf Zahl for GZDoom
    AgentSpork for Simplicity (some textures & graphics)
    Authors of AltDeaths from
    Pascal Van Heiden for Doom Builder
    The team responsible for Ultimate Doom Builder
    Nick "Nightmare" Baker for his texture sets
    Wadfather and its contributors for the skybox
    The ZDoom community for technical support
    Epic Megagames "OMF 2097" and "Epic Pinball" for music
    Björn "Vader" Ostmann, "The NUtcracker", "none",
    Solarsnowfall and Cutmanmike for Beta Testing
    NightFright for the statusbar code and brightmaps
    Nash and Enjay for the old Nashgore system
    Perkristian for the hires Doom sound replacements
    KeksDose for fire effect base sprites
    Ozymandias81 for some new effects, improvements and testing
    Nash for zscriptfied actors and effects
    WH-Wilou84, Turin Turambar, blueinferno776, boris and DynamiteKaitorn for beta testing

* Play Information *

Map # : MAP01 - MAP03
Source Port: GZDoom 4.4+
Single Player: Yes
Cooperative 2-8 Player: Yes
Deathmatch 2-8 Player: No
Difficulty Settings: Yes
New Sounds: Yes
New Music: Yes
New Graphics: Yes

* Construction *

Base: inspired by Simplicity, Maps from scratch
Build Time:

  • v1.0 - 3 months
  • v3.0 - 3 weeks
  • v3.1 - 1 week

Editor(s) used: Adobe Photoshop, DoomBuilder, ACC, WinTex, XWE, Ultimate Doom Builder, Slade, WadExt, LameXP, GIMP
Known Bugs: None

* Copyright *

You may use material from this project for your own projects as long as you credit the respective creators.
You may upload this file somewhere else as long as this file stays included as it is.
You may base projects on this resources and setting.

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The latest version of the Doom mod "Austerity | A Simplicity Tribute" has been released bringing it up to the hopefully final version 3.1 with a lot of additions and improvements that makes the whole experience up to par with the current power of GZDoom 4.8.2.

What does the mod generally bring?

  • Modern graphics (dynamic lighting, fullcolor textures, etc.)
  • 3 fast-paced and action-packed maps
  • New content
  • Compatibility for up to 8 players in cooperative mode
  • Alternative death animations
  • Improved sounds
  • Smoother weapon animations
  • Improved gore system

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Austerity | A Simplicity Tribute v3.1

Austerity | A Simplicity Tribute v3.1

Full Version 5 comments

A little map-set inspired by AgentSpork's masterpiece and megawad project "Simplicity". 3 short levels with high-speed gameplay, classic expectations...

TheDebonairNomad - - 2,714 comments

This looks fantastic, can't wait to try it.

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Tormentor667 Creator
Tormentor667 - - 258 comments

So did you try it? Did you enjoy it?

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Romsu89 - - 15 comments

Looks great !! do you like Alexander Brandon?:-D I finish first map and looking good nice work man !!

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Tormentor667 Creator
Tormentor667 - - 258 comments

Unfortunately don't know who he is :)

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ANDROIDFERRET - - 1,154 comments

I wouldn't say simplicity has anything tho do with this ;)'s insanely detailed

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Tormentor667 Creator
Tormentor667 - - 258 comments

Well, it heavily got inspired by Simplicity but it’s not a bad thing to improve its looks :)

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Rainbowdash98 - - 207 comments

Tormentor667 where arae you man.

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Tormentor667 Creator
Tormentor667 - - 258 comments

Banned at Doomworld, inactive on ZDoom, only maintaining Realm667 and now re-releasing all my works as „remasters“ ;)

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Guest - - 694,994 comments

dude make more maps if you can, you are a god doing awesome maps

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Tormentor667 Creator
Tormentor667 - - 258 comments

Thank you, some more stuff is underway already!

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