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    Default Argyros: The Thousand Isles

    I'm getting sick of and burned out by my other projects, so I thought I'd start ANOTHER map to relax. Yeah, right.

    This is (pretty obviously) heavily influenced by Greece. I started out with a bog-standard atlas map of Greece, traced it, and altered it where I saw fit. We'll see where it goes. I swear to Hades I WILL draw my own mountains for this one.
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    very nice, i love these archipelagos.

    though it would be nice to see a finished map for once
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    *hangs head in shame* I know...

    This time for sure!

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    haha! I'm right there with you Diamond. I have an uncountable number of maps floating around in various states of un-finish. No time to count them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diamond View Post
    This time for sure!
    how i wish that were true :p
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    Quote Originally Posted by Diamond View Post
    *hangs head in shame* I know...

    This time for sure!
    This Words will be my epitaph on my tombstone

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    Quote Originally Posted by vorropohaiah View Post

    though it would be nice to see a finished map for once
    I can just concur with that! :p

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    Nooooooo!!!

    Back to your Arnonas Redux map....now! Or i will be forced to publish the fotos when you were cheerleading....

    On the other hand, every new Diamond map is welcome... *puts fotos back into his blackmail-folder* ... WHAT?!
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    Never speak of that again, Eilathen.

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    I know Eilathen will hate these mountains, but never fear! I plan to add some shading to them, probably a soft brown to indicate shadow on one side. What are your thoughts on the mountains, and on the crosshatching? Thanks to Rob for the pattern, by the way.
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