This was a commission for Kobold Quarterly #13. I thought I'd take a shot at using a different background for a map, using a metal texture from

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And what would a necromancer's lair be without an evil soul eating crystal ball:

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These were for an article on Capture the Flag style combat encounters in D&D (specifically 4E). If you are interested you can pick up the magazine here:

These are commissioned works so they are rights reserved.