This map is inspired by Patrice Dumas‘ excellent Valedale walkthrough. The variated contour colors hopefully give a sense of depth to the landscape with mountains, valleys and forests.
This map was made using Campaign Cartographer 3 and the January 2011 Overland Perspective Annual.
This is a mapmaking competition entry from Pär Lindström. Design notes I decided to make a city map for the competition. The map is done in both CD3 and Photoshop CS5. All the houses (except the circular arena in the middle of the town) are done in CD 3. But to spice things up I… [Continue Reading]
A raised shrine to a long-forgotten Goddess has fallen into disrepair in the wilds of a fallen kingdom. Will your PCs battle the spirits that guard the artifact hidden beneath its statue? Or perhaps use the shrine’s elevation to give them the upper hand when defending against the dark minions of the forest? The product… [Continue Reading]
This is a mapmaking competition entry from Mrrkyllothur. ***** Update ***** As mentioned here, I offered to post updated maps for our competition participants if they felt like implementing some of the advice given by judges/commenters on their original submissions. Mrrkyllothur has done thusly, and here is his updated map: ***** Resume Original Post Below… [Continue Reading]
The Midway Inn, as made evident by it’s name, lies at the midpoint between two towns. The road is fraught with perils and the Inn stands as the … [Read More...]
Campaign Cartographer 3 (CC3) is a fantasy mapping software by ProFantasy, and it is the software used to create most of the maps on this website. The nice thing about CC3 is that it’s very easy to get started making maps. There are templates to build on and the toolbars are packed not only with […]
This map was made using CC3‘s Fantasy Worlds style, which is based on the artwork of Swedish cartographer Pär Lindström. This style works well for large-scale maps covering entire continents and worlds, focusing more on political boundaries and large bodies of water rather than the minutiae of specific regions, cities, waterways and smaller natural features. […]
I made this isometric dungeon map using Campaign Cartographer and the Annual 2012 June edition. The map is based on the artwork of Herwin Wielink (AKA Djekspek). CC3 makes it easy to take all the map elements and combine them together to make a dungeon any way you see fit. While this modular approach doesn’t […]