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Maps of NESing V

Discussion in 'Never Ending Stories' started by North King, Dec 24, 2011.

  1. Sifaus

    Sifaus Adramelech

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    Mapmaking is actually not that hard. There was a site named Cartographers Guild back in the day, I learned everything from there. I'm not sure if its still up but I'd suggest any mapmaker to visit that site and look at some of the tutorials. The basic stuff is really easy to learn.
     
  2. Arrow Gamer

    Arrow Gamer America's Dictator

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    Could someone make me an original fantasy map? Preferably a single continent with some islands surrounding. Rivers and lakes would be good, but I could add them in myself if you don't do them.

    It would be awesome if you could do this.
     
  3. Optical

    Optical The Fall of the Eleventh

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    Has anyone used this before?

    http://donjon.bin.sh/world/

    I'm trying it for a WIP NES concept and it's quite good.

    EDIT: @Arrow Gamer: How about this? It's from the generator:

    Spoiler :
     
  4. Gem Hound

    Gem Hound Mercenary

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    I have definitely used this before.
     
  5. Optical

    Optical The Fall of the Eleventh

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    I guessed it might have been used before - it's the first result in Google for 'fractal world generator' - but I thought it was worth reposting in case it was a first.
     
  6. Lord_Herobrine

    Lord_Herobrine Procrastinating

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    Tried messing around with that generator and got this.
    Spoiler :

    Seed: 1234567890

    It seems like it would have a large cradle area and plenty of options for naval strategy.
     
  7. Lord_Herobrine

    Lord_Herobrine Procrastinating

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    Some more maps from that generator that I think would be fun in an NES:
    Spoiler :

    Seed: 23456789101112131415

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    Seed: 2345678910111213141516171819202122

    Spoiler :

    Seed: 1022366198

    In case you haven't noticed, I'm having fun with it :p

    EDIT: For some reason they change every time I try to edit this post.... weird o.o
     
  8. Gem Hound

    Gem Hound Mercenary

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    This one demands naval combat with of course vital control of certain chokepoints:
    Spoiler :

     
  9. Terrance888

    Terrance888 Discord Reigns

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    He who controls Antarctica controls the World Island. He who controls the World Island controls the world.
     
  10. CivOasis

    CivOasis Ahuizotl

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    I've tried using that one before, but I was never quite satisfied with how it turned out, to be honest. It tends to either look like overkill or supercontinents, you don't often get multiple continents with decent shapes...
     
  11. Gem Hound

    Gem Hound Mercenary

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    This one is decent in my books. It... changed...

    Edit: deleted it.
     
  12. Optical

    Optical The Fall of the Eleventh

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    This is the one I'm working on:

    Spoiler :


    It wasn't too bad. You have to tinker with the settings a bit to get good ones.

    edit: Well, now I know I won't be uploading the final one as a .png
     
  13. Gelion

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    Looks really nice! What is it? A map? A NES? Both?
     
  14. Optical

    Optical The Fall of the Eleventh

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    It's a map for my new NES. :)
     
  15. Optical

    Optical The Fall of the Eleventh

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    Finished (for now) maps:

    Spoiler With cultures :

    Spoiler Without :
     
  16. Gelion

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    Looks awesome! Needs background! ;)
     
  17. Optical

    Optical The Fall of the Eleventh

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    I'm working on it! :)
     
  18. Lord_Herobrine

    Lord_Herobrine Procrastinating

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    I'm guessing a colonization of another world by major Earth powers :p
     
  19. Gem Hound

    Gem Hound Mercenary

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    Well, it is called "Analogue Earth" and is in 2817 AD/411 Analogue.
     
  20. Optical

    Optical The Fall of the Eleventh

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    That's certainly part of it :p

    I'll be posting some stuff in the NES development thread as soon as I have it, and a pre-thread is also incoming, so keep an eye out. :)
     

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