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  1. Need assistance to create a new board game Ticket To Ride map

    Dear cartographers,

    I am looking for assistance to create a new Ticket to Ride map on Mongolia. I am starting to use Inkscape, though I have yet limited knowledge in using drawing softwares. 2 main challenges:
    1 - To create an elegant background, looking like old maps
    2 - To create an adjustable network of cities linked by connecting paths.

    Conditions for the city/path network:
    - I should be able to move the cities and have the connected paths ...
  2. World Map - Preview

    Here is a preview of my upcoming WORLD MAP, which includes my previous Vycana Strait map near the center-left area. The new map is 5000 x 2500.

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  3. The Vycana Strait - A Political Map

    Quote Originally Posted by Larion View Post
    After putting the map down, and picking it back up a few days later, I decided to make a large number of minor tweaks. Mostly name changes. I also changed population sizes to more accurately reflect medieval demographics. I added in dots that represent villages. And I made the mountains smaller but more plentiful

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    - UPDATED VERSION - As of 4.18.13
  4. The Vycana Strait - A Political Map

    Quote Originally Posted by Larion View Post
    So this is a new style of map I've been working on. Rather than focus on geographical features like I normally do, I decided to go for a more political look. I made it entirely in photoshop from scratch, it took me a little over 3 hours, and I like the way it has turned out.

    I pulled inspiration from the American Civil War, with a North vs. South layout. For anyone who cares, the war is centered on slavery, hence the line near the bottom reading
    "Depicting the Second
  5. When Inspiration Flees...

    As some of you may have noticed, I have a habit of disappearing occasionally. I will go like gang busters for 6 or so months and then for months at at time my footfalls will seldom be heard on the floors of the Guild. My creativity waxes and wanes as the phases of the moon. I've always been like that. I guess this is why my Kingdom of Shendenflar Campaign Setting has taken nearly 30 years to get to a basic level of "completion". I love the work and the creative energy that mapping entails ...
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