Don't know if anyone pointed a link to this before - if so, sorry for the double post, otherwise - nevermind!
While researching for cave maps I found a site with an online Random Cave Map Generator. Although it doesn't seem to work as well as the Random City Map Generator (link offered by Naryt), I was surprised to find it.
I didn't really plan to use a Map Generator for this month's challenge, as I was looking for real cave maps for reference only.
In case anyone wants to play with it, here's the link:
Here's a random cave map using the default settings:
This has indeed been posted before:
Random cave map & random wilderness map generators
I found it by using the Search feature at the top of the page and entering "cave generator". I strongly recommend that everyone use the search feature before posting links so that we can keep the amount of duplicate links to a minimum.
Also, this should have been posted in the References forum where you'll find most of the links that have been posted to date.
That said, the link is definitely worth mentioning a second time especially due to the current December challenge so thanks for reminding us of the site.
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Gameprinter, can you direct me to the post about the random city map generator? I searched onsite for all of Naryt's posts and for "generator" and came up empty. Is it the downloadable freeware program at http://www.drachenzahn.de/city_map_g.../download.html ?
PS: The "g..." in the URL above is really the word "generator." I don't know why it insists on representing it as "g...".
Hey, Hound--yes, that is the generator.
(PS: I'll vouch for it. It's good. Maybe not, right "out of the box"--but as a generator of a quick, interesting city or town map you can use to edit or revamp, it's great!)
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