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    Map The Kingdom of Fontarol

    My first map for the new year: the Kingdom of Fontarol.

    In the west the Kingdom has started to colonize another continent, while in the east the Royal Legions defend the realm against the bloodthirsty Draakens.

    Made in PS, mostly 'hand drawn', i.e. without the use of PS brushes.
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    Good stuff, Sap. I bet this took a while to do.
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    Indeed, I worked on this at least 15 hours.

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    Very nice - any plans on doing a 'colored' version?
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    nice! A great start to the new year i'd say I love the balance in both land-shapes and dark/light contrast you used for the shading

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    Great job! The hand-drawn style is superb!
    I would also like to see a colored version of this, if at all possible. The overall color tone would have to be very subtle, of course.

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    Amazing Sapiento... have some rep
    This one is one of your best maps to date I think!
    Check out my City Designer 3 tutorials. See my fantasy (city) maps in this thread.

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    Thank you all

    I haven't thought about a coloured version, but...why not? Good idea.

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    Beautiful map, Sapiento.

    This may be my favourite of yours yet.
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