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    I actually started this last month as a potential replacement for my Awaterra-06 entry during the comp but as the Awaterra map was simpler and I wasn't trying too many new things on it I shelved this one. I like the underwater look enough that I came back to this one, no real reason or back story for it, it's one big chaotic episode, the reds are attacking and the whites are defending (wow, that sounded a bit racist). Really I was just seeing what more I can do with an underwater map, may try another less chaotic more scenic one soon, maybe an underwater ruin with plenty of green and some wildlife.

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    Very nice. I like the exhaust trail/wake think you've done in this one...very effective.
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    That's an undersea battle to make James Bond jealous! That's very cool.

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    Very cool!

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    Props from me! Great work, Lonewdr! I always find it difficult to try and show building height with top down mapping but you've cracked it here!

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    Nicely done...
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    Very cool. I think I actually like this better than your other map.
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    Great job. I love the sense of scale.

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    Thanks for the kind words y'all. I really want to continue with this style, maybe this could be my thing. Hopefully more maps like this to come soon.

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