Wednesday, April 30, 2014

[Old School Swipe] Darlene Succubus

If you played AD&D with the original hardcovers, you probably remember this illustration of a succubus by Darlene:
But you probably don't know that the source illustration is undoubtedly Gustav Dore's engraving of Myrrha from Dante's Inferno:
Just add wings and horns, and hey presto!

Sunday, April 27, 2014

"Big Hexy Land" Fantasy Map nearly done

So many pieces...
Here's a master view of the 7 hexes I've created so far for the dungeonteller atlas. Two more to go. They look AMAZING when you print each hex on 8.5 x 14 paper and tile them together. (This was tiled digitally). Enjoy!
Doug Anderson, 2014.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Fantasy World Map Made with MacPaint c. 1994

From out of a huge poster tube in my basement comes the map I used for my D&D game world in the 90s. It was printed on dozens of individual sheets taped together, and colored by hand. Cutting edge technology in 1993!
Huge world map with cat for scale.

Detail of island in upper left corner.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014