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]
In a previous map, Pleasant Hill, you saw how Photoshop can be used to create a parchment backgorund. Fortunately, for those of us who aren’t Photoshop experts, this effect can also be quickly and easily achieved with Campaign Cartographer. The kind folks at Profantasy have produced several parchment templates that you can use as backgrounds… [Continue Reading]
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… [Continue Reading]
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.
Not enough detail? Then click here for the extra-large version (caution – big file). Emerisia is a densely-packed port city. Made with the Fantasy Cities Annual of Campaign Cartographer 3.
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 […]