A mysterious, spooky, and FREE marsh map, perfect for a Halloween-friendly side quest!


The orange will-o’-wisps bathe this nighttime marsh in a Halloween-appropriate glow, suggesting some magical and spooky presence for your players to face.

For my next map I will be drawing up an abandoned hut to rest in the dry patch of this marsh, but in the meantime you might employ an array of specters, swamp beasts, or magical summons. Is a marsh not a great place for an awakened scarecrow? An old, forgotten clay golem? A swarm of will-o’-wisps and their wraith queen?

Whatever encounter you brew up, let us know in the comments!



Patrons also gain access to this handy daytime version, in case your players don’t fancy a marsh expedition in the dead of night… Enjoy!


Creative Commons LicenseThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License, thanks to our generous supporters. If you would like to use this map commercially, please contact me 🙂

This Halloween’s battle map is FREE thanks to Patreon supporters such as:

Owen Eli Cook, Patrick O’Hagan, Jackobi Forsyth, Michael Scartaccini, Nicholas O’Sullivan, Simon Lawes, Joe Needles @Hi_Average_Joe, Andreas Pagitz, Carlos, Sam Wise, Dantemagnum, Brian Barron, Mark, Michael Reading, David Parks, D. Hunt @CanjeStudios, Shawn park, Steven Van Cauteren, DawnforgedCast @DawnforgedCast, Charles Harris, Jeff Sorensen @DelugeIA, Trung Duong @untrung, Ryan Littlefield, charliefewsmith, Gilwainmok, Cansin Akcasoy, Ingjald Pilskog, James Ball, Joshua Renz, Austin Auclair, Adam Henderson, Taber, Glenn, superducky, Rickard Thernlund, FableButt @FableButt, eddy zrout, matt holmberg, Rhea, Matthew Kammes, Håkon Eirik Grønlien, PrintableHeroes @PrintableHeroes, Tristan, Jain Deaux, Julien Therrien, Wilhelm Lehnhardt @3mporio, Holger Anderson, Poptard, Sheenariel @Sheenariel, Alex Hagerman, Malcolm Ross, Sean Connelly, Mladen S., Moritz Fornoff, Philip Truax, Camnon, Stephen Bowyer, Kevin Whitaker, FreedomXIII, Dusty, Charles Scott, Robert Booth, RoninDude, Paul, Robert, Richard StDenis, Charles Thomson, Camilla Greer, Tiana, Caleb Longshanks Lee, Dawnbright., Maurice A Trejo Jr, Jordan Parker, RUNEHAMMER @HankerinFerinale, Zak Wohlschlegel, Jacob Hogan, Jeffrey, John Diffley, Michael R Lynch, Chris @reviewerslegacy, Peter Fox, Juan Oliverez, Daniel, Adam Brinkman, Rounder Moore, Tad Bumcrot, DavidUm, Zoe Au, Patxi Santamaría, Allin Knight, and all my other wonderful Patrons!




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Ross McConnell

DM, aspiring artist, and founder of 2-Minute Tabletop! I love drawing, writing, and worldbuilding, and this is the website where all of it comes together.

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Published: October 9, 2017
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