DE_CACHE is a bomb defusal map set in the shadows of Chernobyl.

Cache is a beloved competitive map emphasizing mid-control and team adaptation.



Salvatore "Volcano" Garozzo for original level design, Lenz "penE" Monath for enviroment art collaboration.


Responsible for art direction, level building, environment art, and subtle changes to level design.

Cache was featured in several Valve "Operations" before becoming the first community-authored "Active Duty" tournament map.