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06-22-2012, 01:47 AM
Hello all. I have been a lurker on this site for many years it seems and have pulled many a good idea off here and used in my games, so I finally decided to get signed up and share some of my maps. The first one is just a small town, numbered for my players to use in game. The second is a smaller village and the third is an overview of the area surrounding that same village.
(done with a Pilot Precise V5 EF pen on copier paper.)
06-22-2012, 01:59 AM
Well done! Plus, welcome in out of the darkness of lurker-hood :)
06-22-2012, 02:03 AM
Thank you, I tell you what I really envy the guys that can do up the maps on the computer, that is some nice stuff, but I have always been partial to the pen and paper iso style, probably ever since seeing the overhead view of Carse in the Midkemia Press book.
06-22-2012, 03:37 AM
Welcome and good work Nekron!
I'm also a repented lurker... ;)
06-22-2012, 06:45 AM
I really like your style! It's stylized, almost cartoonish, without looking silly. Do you ever colour them?
They are indeed nice looking maps!
06-22-2012, 12:59 PM
Very nicely done! Reminds me of David Macaulay 's work (Cathedral & Castle, etc) especially with the perspective pieces for some reason.
06-22-2012, 02:03 PM
Beautiful. Rep added!
06-22-2012, 04:36 PM
Awesome work. It's good to see you coming out of the shadows! And with such beautiful maps. I love the style - looks hand-drawn (of course) without looking messy/rushed. If you ever want to dabble with the computer, you could try just finding a good image or texture of parchment, place the images on top, and set to multiply. That'll hide the white without having to actually remove it, and it'll add a little "color" without having to actually color anything.
Hope to see more!
06-23-2012, 02:33 PM
Looks good! Cartoony without looking childish. It reminds me of old-style D&D maps, which is a Good Thing. They have a definite charm :)
And welcome to the Guild!
06-24-2012, 05:40 AM
These are great! I really like hand drawn maps too. Hope to see more of your work. :)
08-11-2012, 10:56 PM
Very 'Old School' IMO. I LIKE IT!!!!!!
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