Map (console command)
map is a console command available in all games. It loads the specified map and starts a game on it.
map <mapname> [gamemode]
The .bsp extension must be omitted. The game can access both maps in mounted VPKs and in the
maps\ folder. Maps that are in a subdirectory of
maps\ need to have the folder name included in the console command.
map but loads a map as a background for the main menu. The player will not be able to move normally, but they can still use the console to move, attack, etc. This was introduced and used in and its series but it does no longer work properly in newer games. Works in and
map but also enables commentary mode, introduced in and .
|Lists all the maps the game has access to that contain a certain character sequence. Use
* to list all maps.