Cartographer's Annual 2021

Cartographer's Annual 2021 Content

Fantasy Town style

January

For the January issue of the Cartographer's Annual 2021 we present a new city style by long-time subscription contributor, Pär Lindström.

Fantasy Town style

The beautiful and whimsical Fantasy Town style, let's you quickly create small to medium settlements, from hamlets and villages to town and small cities. It also pairs perfectly with Pär's City Ruins style from the previous year.


The style pack Fantasy Town includes

  • 1 new city drawing style
  • 57 new drawing tools
  • 2 new templates (imperial and metric)
  • 188 new bitmap symbols
  • 22 new bitmap fills
  • 1 6-page tutorial and mapping guide
  • 2 example maps (PNG and FCW format)
  • 2 new effect settings
  • 10 new street settings
  • 12 new house settings
  • 1 new true type font
Map Banners 1

February

Sue Daniel has prepared a set of banner and seal symbols to be used on any of the existing map styles. The set is universally applicable on any map where you need labels with a elaborate background.


Map Banners 2

The banner symbols are variable in length and color, so they can be adjusted for any label length, text size and and coloring.


The symbol pack Banners and Seals includes:

  • 325 new bitmap symbols in 2 catalogs
  • 1 5-page mapping guide
  • 1 example map
  • 2 new catalog settings
Starship Example

March

The March issue of the Annual 2021 contains a new overland style by community member David Castedo Gomez (Medio in the community forum).


Starship Example

Based on a heavily re-worked Worlds of Wonder style, Erdan Worlds contains a complete set of new symbols including a lot of wondrous map features, like flying islands and huge maelstroms.


The style pack Erdan Worlds includes

  • 1 new overland drawing style by David Castedo Gomez
  • 2 new templates (imperial and metric)
  • 141 new symbols in 7 catalogs
  • 11 bitmap textures
  • 1 new Edge Striping image
  • 2 new symbols in area settings
  • 1 5-page mapping guide
  • 1 example map
  • 8 new catalog settings
  • 1 new catalog master filter
Ship Example 1

April

The April issue of the Annual 2021 contains a new style for drawing wooden sailing ships.


Ship Example 2

The style is set up to allow easy importing of black & white ship schematics, which can then be used to trace over and create full color deckplans usable as battle maps. The accompanying mapping guide takes you through the complete process of creating a deck layout.


The style pack Ship Deckplans includes

  • 1 new deck plan drawing style
  • 56 new drawing tools
  • 2 new templates (imperial and metric)
  • 12 new symbols in 1 catalog
  • 54 bitmap textures
  • 1 6-page mapping guide
  • 2 example maps
Darklands Example Detail 1

May

For the May issue of the Annual 2021 Sue Daniel is creating a new overland style code-named Darklands.


Darklands Example Detail 1

The Darklands drawing style is a full blown fantasy map style in Sue's wonderful artwork.


The style pack Darklands includes

  • Details to be announced.

Further ahead

To be announced.

This is our 14th annual and many of our customers have repeatedly subscribed from the beginning. Every year we balance the content so that the Cartographer's Annual is excellent value no matter how you use CC3+.

Delivery

The annual comes in twelve issues, delivered by download. To access the downloads, subscribe for the year and then add the serial number you receive to your ProFantasy registration. All available issues are immediately downloadable.

At the end of the year we roll the twelve issues into a single downloadable volume, also available from your registration.