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The Docks of the Dead Battle Map

A sprawling 32×46 inch battle map featuring a haunted port aglow in green light and framed by inky black smoke. Printable and virtual tabletop compatible!

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The SHIPYARD Battle Map

My 23×16″ hand-drawn shipyard battle map, ready for print or virtual tabletop. Download the base maps and a galleon ship for free thanks to our Patrons!

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Karl’s Galleon Encounter

This Community Gallery post features Karl’s construction of our Galleon ship battle map. It’s sturdy, 3D, and altogether impressive!

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How to Run an Ocean Adventure

The party climbs aboard and takes to their posts. Sails lower, the ship lurches against the waves, and the horizon soon swallows the last glimpses of land. An ocean adventure awaits. Many dangers and disturbances await them, but their travel is not a series of progressive events. Many of their days are quiet and uneventful, […]

10 Island Encounters

The open ocean is home to many dangers, and adventurers often find themselves desperately seeking refuge on land. But many islands hold their own mysterious hazards and secrets, and the party is now headed right for them. Following on from our Ocean Encounters d20 Chart and the release of Ghosts of Saltmarsh, we are expanding […]

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How To Build Your Own Ship Map

In this short and punchy guide I will show you, step by step, how to build your own ship map like the one below. I recorded the process (you will see snippets below) and it took me only eight minutes on my first attempt. And if I can do it, so can you!