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15:Autosave (No parameters required)


Automatically saves the game to an autosave slot. A common usage is to split levels into pieces, so that if the player dies, he or she does not have to start from the very beginning.

  • Note: using this will notify the player, so that using it right before an event will let the player know something may happen.


Usually this is set on a line making sure not to set it to be repeatable. If you were to be generous, you could set up a safety script like this:

script 10 (void)
	if (GetActorProperty(0, APROP_HEALTH) > 10)

This sort of script will prevent the game from saving when the player's health is too low, as it can be considered annoying to overwrite a previous save when the player is in a dire situation.

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Conversions from linedef types

The following Doom map format types can be converted as Autosave:

Type Conversion Trigger
MiniZDoomLogoIcon.pngZDoom 348:W1 Autosave Autosave() Player Cross
MiniZDoomLogoIcon.pngZDoom 349:S1 Autosave Autosave() Player Use