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    The map depicts a fantasy country called Oakfall, a religious-throwback monarchy with a shifty priest race, twin heirs to the throne and vassals with crumbly-loyalty. The setting is mostly low/dark fantasy, the priest race being the only non-human humanoid or sentient race (and they look almost exactly human). Surrounded by countries of more 'contemporary', uniform religion, Oakfall returned to a feral, chthonic form of faith guided by the Priests of Nogur. Under the blessing of their demon-god, the kingdom is abundant in wealth and peace, atleast until the second heir is too qualified --too loved-- to be ignored, and wants more than he probably should.

    This is the second map project I attempted, the first one had scaling issues and was abandoned. This one also took awhile to finish, mostly because it got forgotten out of negligence and/or frustration. Cartography is harder and requires more work than I initially (naively) expected, but still very interesting and I learned a lot from everyone here.

    Here’s hoping the next map will be better and finished faster!

    » WIP thread for Oakfall.
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    Oakfall [Finished] ♣

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    Excellent map!!!!

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    Fantastic map.

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    Great map! Repped!
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    i completely missed this first time around... gorgeous map, and i love the painterly feel it has to it, as well. quite different from most stuff we see here.

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    Very nice indeed!

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    Lovely!

    I think I forgot to comment and rep this baby, so let me correct that mistake. And congrats again for the CC award
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    Amazing detail on the mountains and design edges! Everything seems to blend beautifully together.

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    This map is awesome. Congrats!

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