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    Question Vengar WIP

    Hey all! I've been working on this map for a friend over at Giant in the Playground Forums. I don't have a whole lot of information to go on, but I'm stumped at this point.

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    I find myself wondering what kind of plate tectonics would have created these landmasses, and what that means for the mountain ranges on the continents. Does anyone have any opinions?

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    Well, just looking at it it kind of reminds me of the Caribbean and the northern land mass a bit like Florida. The Caribbean plate has quite a bit of the Caribbean islands and a lot of Central American on it. The Caribbean islands were formed by magma plumes. Florida sits on the North American plate. So, I would just make similar topography to those regions.

    On another note, those little squiggly islands look unnatural.

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    Thanks for the help! I agree with you about the squiggly islands. They're actually supposed to be reefs, and they were important enough for the creator that he wanted them visible from space. I think they'll look better with some color on them.

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