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    Duke Nukem 3D
    Secret Lists
    Hollywood Holocaust Secrets <13 in all>
    1. Jump on the box and onto the ledge. Try to go through each window. When 
    you go through one, go against the right wall in the room (not the one with 
    the security). Open the wall.
    2. Go by the Cinema sign. Turn on your jetpack. Go through the lowest 
    window. The secret has a dancing woman, Grenade Launcher, Shotgun, Pipe 
    Bombs and SMG's. 
    3. In the place where you enter the Theater, turn on your jetpack and fly as 
    HIGH as you can. There will be 2 guns shooting at you. Keep flying until you 
    enter a room in the wall. 
    4. Go into the theater. There is to openings leading to the same room. In 
    that room there is a cash register. Go up to it and open it. You should see 
    an opening in the wall to the top-right of you. This secret holds Armor.
    5. In that secret there are 2 switches. While facing the armor, turn LEFT. 
    Activate that switch. Go back on floor and you should see a new room. This 
    secret holds a fire extinguisher that you can blow up and an atomic health.
    6. Go in the bathroom. There are 2 ledges, each above a toilet. The right 
    ledge holds a Portable Medical Kit and the Left Ledge holds a ventilation 
    7. In the ventilation shaft there is a corner. Face the corner and you 
    should see a crack. Shoot it with the Grenade Launcher. The secret holds a 
    8. Continue up the shaft. Break the ventilation door. You see a babe, 1 box 
    of shotgun shells and it counts as a secret!
    9. In the room where you turn on the projector, jump on top of it. A door 
    should open containing a Grenade Launcher.
    10. When you exit secret #8 go down the stairs. Before you open the door, 
    open a wall in the wall behind you. This secret holds a Large Med. Kit that 
    gives you 30 health.
    11. NOW go through the door. You should be in the room with the cash 
    register. Go strait then turn LEFT and you should see a garbage can and an 
    elevator. Jump on the trash can, face the corner and press open then jump.
    12. At the end to the right on the ledge there is a secret teleporter in the 
    13. In the room to the right after the teleporter open the middle bookshelf.
    Gun Crazy Secrets <8 in all and 1 secret level>
    1. As you enter the "Gun Boutique" the right side is lined with bookshelves. 
    Open the middle shelf and you will be treated with pipebombs, and armor. 
    2. Still in the "Gun Boutique" open the poster behind the counter.
    3. Even still in the "Gun Boutique" go behind the counter to the very corner 
    on the left jump on the shelf and open the wall.
    4. Now go to the bathroom in the back of the "Gun Boutique" open the hand 
    dryer and that will open a door to the left containing night vision goggles. 
    5. Enter the locked door in "Gun Boutique". Just before the elevator turn to 
    the right. There is a secret room.
    6. When in the poolroom go to the bathroom. Walk toward the toilet a message 
    will say "Unlocked" now open the wall and enter the sewer. 
    7. When you enter the attic go to the edge and look to the right jump across 
    to the ledge to get the secret.
    8. Just before the end you should see light on the ground and partly on the 
    wall. Go up to the wall and open it.
    Duke-Burger- Once you enter the attic jump on the first box you see. Then 
    look back the way you came, and there it is. 
    Death Row Secrets <11 in all>
    1. Once you begin enter the booth to your right and press the button on the 
    left. Go underneath the chair and thatís the 1st secret.
    2. Now open the curtain and open the left wall on the other side of the 
    3. When in the hall turn left in to the secured area door. Now go in to the 
    door to the left. Go toward the recording thing and open it move backward 
    and enter the secret on the right.
    4. Exit through the way you came then enter the cell on the left. Go to the 
    bed and open it then enter the tunnel.
    5. Open a door in the 4th secret.
    6+7. Go to the red keycard door and enter open the red door and go strait 
    open the wall. Doing that will open two compartments on the right and the 
    8. Enter the yellow keycard door. Now get on the second level. Then jump on 
    the slanted part attached to the green building. Now go strait in to an 
    invisible ledge.
    9. Go to one of the ends of the area one will have a crack in the wall.
    10. At the back entrance to the large area jump on the slanted part with the 
    switch and open the secret door.
    11. In the sub go behind the crate and open a door to the engine.
    Toxic Dump Secrets <16 in all>
    1. As soon as you exit the sub look around for an underwater cave. Enter the 
    cave and blow up the crack. Enter the hole you made and surface at the end 
    of the tunnel.
    2. Jump in top of the sub and run across the fire. Now re-enter the sub and 
    go all the way to the top. There should now be a secret compartment above 
    the water in the sub.
    3+4+5. Go outside the sub and enter the above ground cave. At the top of the 
    cave there should be 2 turret guns in the wall on the right and left. 
    Destroy the guns and enter the holes. Open the back left wall of both of 
    them and there will be shotgun shells in a secret extension of the holes. 
    The one on the left has a secret room accessed by opening the right wall in 
    the secret extension. 
    6. Enter the blue keycard door and you will see 3 silver strips going up the 
    wall and across the ceiling. Open the wall between the 1st and 2nd strips. 
    It is closer to the 2nd one.
    7. Once you enter the large room with the crane things let one grab you and 
    take you. Then when it drops you let the convaerbelt move you to the other 
    crane. Then when the other one drops you follow the convaerbelt. You will 
    see a pool of acid on the right, go in it and open the wall strait ahead. 
    8. Once you enter the large room with the crane things let one grab you and 
    take you. Then when it drops you let the convaerbelt move you to the other 
    crane. Then when the other one drops you follow the convaerbelt. When you 
    reach a room with 2 silver tube things press the switch in the very back of 
    the room. That will open the tubes. Enter the tube that is closest to the 
    switch and use the jetpack to reach 2 atomic healths on a secret ledge.
    9. When you enter the large submerged area go to the top of the slanted 
    ground turn right and jump across to the ledge and jump again on to the dark 
    platform in the back of the ledge for the secret.
    10. Go to the slanted ground and jump across to the area with the large red 
    tube and open the wall to the left of it.
    11+12+13. Blow up the wall with a crack near the red tube, and the next one, 
    and the next one.
    14. When you pass the two huge underwater gears surface and go down the 
    river until you see a crack in the wall blow up the crack and enter the 
    15. There is a acid fall coming out of a vent at the beginning of the acid 
    river that leads to the end enter the vent. 
    16. Further down the acid river is a wall on the right with a crack in it.
    Launch Facility <4 in all>
    1. After the room with the two force fields, go back to the room with the 
    small slime pond. The wall in the side of the pond should now be open.
    2. In the large green room, there is a fan in the ceiling above the ramp. 
    You'll need a jetpack to reach the hidden items.
    3. In the control room near the large door, a section of the wall opens
    4. Open the computer monitors before the acid river to reveal healing atoms.
    The Abyss Secrets <6 in all>
    1. In the small "bump" in the wall on the left side, before you reach the 
    fire pit area, there is secret door concealing some steroids. 
    2. Jump into the fire pit to be teleported to the locked room by the 
    destroyed bridge. 
    3. In that same room, jump up to the ledge with the Dum dums on it.
    4. After climbing up along the lava falls shoot the crack in the wall. It 
    opens a long passage with a variety of ammo on the ground. The area near the 
    far end of the passage is the actual secret.
    5. Pressing a switch at the top of the lava falls opens a passageway. Follow 
    it to a cave with a large fire, some healing atoms, and a dancing girl!
    6. On the wall right outside the entrance to the spaceship, you'll find a 
    secret door leading to an elevator leading to a babe.
    Spaceport Secrets <6 in all>
    1. Check the column of broken screens in the room with lots of monitors 
    showing the Earth and Moon. 
    2. Walk to the monitor in the dead end near starting point, a niche will 
    open to your back. 
    3. Jump into the vent in the room with a blue key. 
    4. In the blue door on the left is a red vent enter it and open the wall in 
    the back. It is an elevator.
    5. At the top of the column with the force field go strait when you see an 
    atomic health. 
    6. As you enter the large room on the second floor is a shelf (area) on your 
    right and up. Fly to it and land to get the atomic health. As you jump off 
    the shelf you will hear a door open. Run and fall down the shaft and out of 
    the water. Come out of the shaft and turn to your right 180 degrees and look 
    between the elevator shaft and the door leading to the red access card room. 
    A timed door will be open.
    Incubator Secrets <5 in all>
    1+2. In the opposite direction of the yellow switch, open up the little 
    niche, get into it and search the inside wall again.
    3. Jump into the Earth Defense emblem. 
    4. Search for a door left of the rising console in the lower dark area. 
    5. Open a panel in the upper dark area.
    Warp Factor Secrets <4 in all>
    1. As you enter the first door of the level open the wall on the right 
    2. After the elevator with the laser bombs go in to the door strait ahead 
    and then to the left and open the wall.
    3. After entering the yellow access door go through the big door at the top 
    of the escalator. Turn to your right and open the lighted panel. Locate the 
    switch on the upper right wall in the panel and back up towards the big door 
    again. Shoot the switch and turn to your left and run strait. Just past a 
    small light gray door, on your right a column will be down (timed). Go in 
    and open the gray door and enter the elevator. This big room is the secret 
    4. Still in the first secret area facing the planet earth. Go through the 
    door on your left. Stand behind the desk and push the computer sitting on 
    the desk. This opens the door to the secret area. 
    Fusion Station Secrets <7 in all>
    1. In the squishing lightning columns area, search the wall facing the 
    columns on the other side of the entrance. 
    2. Turn left from the secret area described above and jump up for another 
    3. Get down in the first of the entrance lightning columns from the entrance 
    and search the wall on the opposite side facing the narrow tunnel. 
    4. In the rotating water driven motor area, walk in front of the monitor. 
    You'll then hear a door open quickly rush across the water to the other side 
    of the room a secret room is opened. 
    5. On the third level in the central complex enter the left room upon 
    entrance. Search the column at a corner. 
    6. On the third level in the central complex enter the double door and fly 
    up to the ledge, there is a crack in the cave to your right. 
    7. On the same ledge, go to the secret place to your right.
    Occupied Territory Secrets <4 in all>
    1. After opening the door from the control room bend down and go through the 
    opening in the right door jam. Pick up an atomic health. 
    2. As you enter the room with the first incline leading to a door walk up 
    the incline on your right to the vent. Shoot it open. 
    3. As you start to walk the first incline to the door a secret door opens 
    letting drones out. You will need a jetpack from a previous level to get to 
    4. Behind the blue access card are monitors. Open the one on the very right 
    to get two trip bombs, and an atomic health. 
    Tiberius Station Secrets <8 in all>
    1. In the supply room push the wall between the two armors, and grab the 
    medical kit. 
    2. When you first enter the main hallway. Look to your upper right and blow 
    the crack in the wall to get the shotgun ammo. 
    3. Go around the corner by the mirror turn left at the first hallway then 
    right at the next one. Walk through the wall opposite the drinking fountain. 
    4. Go to the depression in the wall left of the door that says radioactive 
    above it. Open it. 
    5. In the blue access room there are four platforms that can be moved to the 
    center. Open the wall behind the near right one to find two atomic health 
    6. Open the wall behind the moveable platform on the far left. 
    7. After you have crossed over the acid with the red access card. You will 
    go up an elevator and down a narrow hallway. Blow the crack in the wall on 
    your left, and grab the jetpack. 
    8. With the jetpack, jump down to the right in the hallway. Fly through the 
    vent and face the hallway. Turn off the jetpack and a door will open in the 
    hallway. Fly through this door. 
    Lunar Reactor Secrets <7 in all>
    1. In the squish room (two moving panels), run to your front right and grab 
    the shotgun shells and health. Next, turn and face the squish room. Go to 
    the front left corner and push it to get two atomic health atoms. 
    2. On the ledge (through the vent) open the right computer panel. 
    3. Come back out of the computer panel and jump to the beveled wall straight 
    across the canyon. 
    4. Enter the cave to the left of the vent pipe going across the canyon. 
    5. Behind the gold turning gear is where you will get the red access card. 
    As you are facing the red access card, open the computer panel on your 
    6. In the Reactor Core room, you are facing the slime pit. Go around the 
    walkway to youíre left and jump onto the ledge. 
    7. Go around the walkway back to your right and jump on the ledge. 
    Dark Side Secrets <4 in all and 1 secret level>
    1. Go down the first elevator, through the door and strait ahead to the big 
    monitor. Open it to get two atomic health atoms. 
    2. In the room where you see the Shrinker gun ammo in a water tank turn to 
    youíre right and open the gray wall. Go up the elevator and jump into the 
    3. Through the Beta door, get on the subway and start it. Go to the door and 
    hold forward. Halfway down you will fall in to a secret room.
    4. At the end of the cave you are transported into a greenish room. The wall 
    on your left has a crack in it. Blow it, and jump into this area. 
    Lunatic Fringe- The exit is in secret number four.
    Dreadnought Secrets <3 in all>
    1. When you swim to the surface, swim to either one of the biggest red 
    walls, and go through it.
    2. Swim out of the water and go up the ramp to the rear of the room. Once 
    you have lowered the lightening bolt platform with the switches jump onto 
    the platform (you will hear a door open) and run to the front of the room. 
    The front side of the pillar will be opened (timed).
    3. In the room with the waterfall, jump across the water. Go up the ramp, 
    and jump in to the waterfall. 
    Overlord Secrets <1 in all>
    1. When you open the huge door to find the Boss, run to the area where the 
    map is. Turn around and run to the opening in the back of the level.
    Raw Meat Secrets <7 in all>
    1. When you enter the building, start straight down the hall. Face the first 
    gray wall on your right and jump through it. 
    2. Continue down the hall and push the first poster on your right. Jump up 
    and get the shrinker gun. 
    3. Enter the last blue curtain on your left. Blow the crack in the right 
    4. At the end of the hall is a black board with a red handprint on it. Push 
    it and jump up to get the armor. 
    5. Behind the blue access door turn right to a moving bar. Turn right and 
    you will see a little cabinet. Open the cabinet and push on the left inside 
    6. When you come back out of the cabinet, push the red handprint on the wall 
    of the vent shaft above the cabinet. Turn and go to your front right and you 
    will see an opening in the wall on the right with a security monitor. 
    7. ????
    Bank Roll Secrets <5 in all>
    1. Outside the bank, go to the ATM machine and open it.
    2. When you hit the switch on the desk to get the blue access card the 
    painting on the wall opens. 
    3. As you enter the blue access door, turn to your right. Shoot the switch 
    up high on the wall. Turn around to get a Holoduke located behind the 
    4. Blow the trip bombs and open the painting behind the desk. 
    5. When you come into the safe area you will see a crack (in the large 
    opening) on the left wall next to the safe door. Blow it and get the atomic 
    Flood Zone Secrets <5 in all>
    1. When you jump in the water you will see seaweed to your front. Blow the 
    wall to the right of the seaweed and enter. 
    2. On the ledge where the blue access card is, jump through the wall behind 
    3. Go through the yellow access door on the roof turn to youíre left and 
    jump up on the ledge. The back wall will look lighter. Open it to get the 
    4. From the roof, go towards red access door and turn right. Fall to the 
    ledge below and land on it. Open the window. 
    5. When you enter the red access door, you will see a yellow sign on your 
    left that says "HARD HAT AREA". Push it and the left side of the crate will 
    open. Go in and grab two healths. 
    L. A. Rumble <3 in all>
    1. After you get the pipe bombs jump through the hole in the wall. Blow the 
    crack in the right wall, and go in to get the freezer gun. 
    2. In the room you locate the blue access card go to the counter with the 
    knife on top. Bend down and push the bloodstain to open the counter next to 
    3. By the red access card, the painting on the wall opens. 
    Movie Set Secrets <4 in all and 1 secret level>
    1. To the right of you are two registers. Push the back of the one on your 
    right. Turn to your right and run to the opened snack machine by the blue 
    access card and go in (timed). 
    2. Behind the blue access door (crate room) jump up the crates to the vent. 
    You will hear a door open. Go to the front of the tall crates to your right, 
    push them and a door will open half way up (timed). It may be easier to use 
    a jetpack here. 
    3. By the red access card, jump through the black wall. Grab the shrinker 
    gun and the jetpack. 
    4. Out side is a billboard of Duke. Go through his head.
    Area 51- Find the locked studio 17C. Now go to the door locked by a red key-
    card unlock the door. Go back to the door for studio 17C. It will now be 
    open, and there will be a movie set that says. Go to the blue screen and 
    push the red handprint below it. A small door will open in the corner right 
    of the stage.
    Rabid Transit Secrets <6 in all>
    1. Go to the duke poster and open it. 
    2. Behind the blue access door, jump on top the trash can and open the 
    poster above it. 
    3. Behind the red access door, go down the right side stairs. Blow the wall 
    to the right of the bookcase. Jump on top of the bookcase and the other 
    bookcase will lower. 
    4. Walk towards the drinking fountain and open the wall on your left. 
    5. There is a baggage claim to the right near the beginning. Go through the 
    black door on either side. Open the right locker.
    6. Enter the broken train through the top.
    7. Past the entrance to the broken train to the left is a ramp to a 
    platform. Open the red poster.
    8. Open the rightmost coke machine near the phone and look right.
    9. ????
    Fahrenheit Secrets <5 in all>
    1. In the house near the "Innocent" sign, search the painting. 
    2. Blast all the bottles in the same area and jump into the shelf. 
    3. Rush into the invisible curtain in KNAW broadcasting station. 
    4. Go in to the fire station and flip the switch in the janitors closet. 
    Then go through the "Innocent" sign.
    5. In the bedroom in the fire station open the chart on the wall.
    Hotel Hell Secrets <3 in all and 1 secret level>
    1. Search the wooden wall on the 2nd floor bar. 
    2. In the same area, search the wine cupboard. 
    3. Go into the waterfall that flows into the swimming pool. You'll then be 
    teleported to a jungle. Touch the bloody handprint and go in to the cave. 
    Freeway- Behind the trees in secret three is the nuke button.
    Stadium Secrets <0 in all>
    Duke-Burger <5 in all> 
    (Accessed through level 2 Gun Crazy)
    1. As you exit the building go across the alley to a basement and follow the 
    right wall until you reach the second vent. 
    2. After the force field go in to the room on the left with the crates. 
    Destroy the chair and flip the switch under the desk. It opens a compartment 
    in the wall on top of the crates stacked against the wall.
    3. At the drive through window go to the wall across the street and turn 
    around. Jump on the slanted vent at the bottom of the T shaped building and 
    jump again to enter a space above the drive through window.
    4. In the room at the end of the convaerbelt, the light switch will get you 
    to a cool room. It's essential which way the door rotates: To the right 
    you'll get to the secret area, to the left, nowhere. 
    5. ????
    Lunatic Fringe Secrets <0 in all>
    (Accessed through level 13 Dark side)
    Area 51 Secrets <8 in all>
    (Accessed through level 22 Movie Set)
    1. When you begin enter the metal double door. Go strait and turn around you 
    will see a counter with a computer on it. Open the computer and jump over 
    the counter and run to the elevator on the other side of the room. A panel 
    will be open. 
    2. Go back to the computer and enter the door to the right. Go down and to 
    the right until you reach a computer panel with a switch on the wall over 
    it. Jump on to the panel and back up turn right and enter the panel in the 
    next room.
    3. Fall down the elevator and enter the force field room. Open force field 
    number two. In the right wall is a crack. 
    4. Press the bloody handprint and enter the teleporter. Go across the 
    5. In the next room with the crane deactivate the crane and go strait along 
    the convayerbelt and enter the teleporter.
    6. Get the blue keycard and enter the door on the right that opens. Fly 
    strait up to find a compartment.
    7. From secret 2 jump on to the computer panel in the left corner and open 
    the wall.
    8. ????
    Freeway Secrets <7 in all>
    1. Go to the right end of the freeway (relative to your starting position) 
    jump up to the left ledge and search the leftmost window. 
    2. On the "upper" freeway, search the window opposite the blue key console. 
    3. Blow up the crack near the blue key. 
    4. Search the shelf near the blue key. 
    5. In the conveyor belt building, jump into the yellow and black strip sign 
    facing the Terminator. 
    6. On the upper freeway, go to the dead end with the police car. In the 
    corner are crates stacked leading to a ledge. Jump on the ledge and follow 
    it to a stair-like area. Take the stairs to the top and enter the office on 
    the left. Go behind the desk and push the button. A compartment in the back 
    right corner opens.
    7. Go out the door and blow up the crack by the armory.

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