Category Archives: Terrain

Coastlines

Credited to u/darkblade273 The most common map guides I’ve found glance over coastlines as just “use a fractal generator” or “just make it really jagged and never use straight/curved lines”, which are only really suitable for some regions of the … Continue reading

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Working Out Climates Using the Climate Cookbook

In this guide we will be attempting to apply realistic climates to a map of our world, ending up with something like this, here each colour denotes a different climate. It won’t be 100% scientifically accurate but for the purposes … Continue reading

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Using Tectonic Plates to Draw Terrain

Intro If you wanted to build your world right from the very start, from the earliest point and evolve it forward in a realistic manner, it is good to start with tectonic plates. These will help shape your continents and … Continue reading

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