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kermode
05-24-2012, 05:19 AM
When I was a kid I used to draw maps of little towns with cute street names. Common street and avenue names included berries, trees, and types of 'Main' 'Broadway' or something similar. In high school, I started to play Dungeons and Dragons with my friends and quickly became the GM for all our games. I loved mapping maps and coming up with towns and cities and regions and kingdoms. I also love modern urban maps. My office is plastered with road maps of my home town, NYC, Canada and the USA. Whenever I go to someone's house and they have a map on the wall, I just shove my nose all up in there. I'm currently attending university and I can often be found staring at the maps in the geography building.

Basically I love maps and I love role playing games.

Hi guys.

arsheesh
05-24-2012, 08:35 AM
Hi there Kermode, well you have certainly come to the right place! This is a map-lover's paradise. Welcome to the Guild.

Cheers,
-Arsheesh

Gidde
05-24-2012, 09:20 AM
Welcome aboard!


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jbgibson
06-02-2012, 07:36 PM
Welcome, Kermode -- I know what you mean about wall maps being distracting. For years my office had as wallpaper a mosaic of 1:24K USGS quadrangles of Colorado. And I see nothing wrong with picking up another copy of a world atlas I already have, at a yard sale or used bookstore. Why, I'm sure we need one both upstairs and downstairs, right?

Anyway, pull up a tutorial and have a seat. And if your studies interfere, well, a truly devious student can work out SoMe connection that requires a map for the next paper, project, or thesis...

Gidde
06-03-2012, 03:01 PM
And if your studies interfere, well, a truly devious student can work out SoMe connection that requires a map for the next paper, project, or thesis...

Why not? I find excuses to draw maps for work projects reasonably often :)