Snowy battle maps are in-season now, between the recent published content and the actual changing of the seasons! If you’d like to immerse your players in the cold atmosphere of a winter setting then this list is for you: it’s my hand-picked list of hand-drawn icy battle maps.
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I’ll kick this list off by mentioning Troy’s snow encounters! We only ask for $2, and inside it you will find…
- How to Run a Snow Adventure handbook
- 10 Snow Encounters handbook
- 10 More Winter Encounters handbook
- The Camp Tokens, Delightful Dwelling, Poacher’s Crest, and Snowy Sanctum battle maps
This wintry plaza will be at home in most settlements. As the locals retreat inside for the night, I imagine that the wildlife may come to poke their nose around. Is it too mean to ambush the party with a Crag Cat here..?
This cemetery is set in a wintry forest on the edge of town. It would certainly make for an atmospheric encounter while the party tracks a white moose, especially if there are also banshee hanging about!
The snowy side of my Volatile Portal map might serve as an alternate entrance to magical glaciers that require rhymes to enter. Perhaps as the explorers read the poem aloud, energy begins to crackle and melt open the icy gateway… But the event cannot go uninterrupted – time for a wave defense encounter!
If your players decide to go mountain climbing, then these maps might be of great use to you. The Snowy Summit might offer some challenge when they start their ascent – did someone say avalanche? After that, the Crystal Hill is begging to serve as the mountain peak, and just underneath its jutting stone is hidden the Crystal Cave.
Hungry for more? I have well over 200 battle maps to explore in my my map gallery. You can find it here:
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