[nbos] [FM8] Cartographic Collection Guiide Released
"Mark Oliva"
Sun Feb 5th, 2012
Under the Open Game License 1.0a, the Vintyri (TM) Project has released a
new 216-page free PDF booklet, the Vintyri Cartographic Collection Guide.

For those unfamiliar with it, the cartographic collection, it is a free
download package of some 1,500 RPG FM8 raster symbols or objects (mostly
buildings) based upon true historical prototypes and fill patterns or

This publication is in response to requests and suggestions of users of the
cartographic collection. It contains:

- Installation instructions.

- Hundreds of color photos of the original historical prototypes used to
make the mapping symbols or objects.

- Complete color catalogs of all of the symbols, objects, fill patterns and
textures, to make it easy for the cartographer to pick the right object for
every map location.

- Details on how to use the symbols and objects in an historically rooted
manner that makes the design of cities, towns, villages, hamlets and thorps
credible for PCs visiting the mapped locations.

For more information on the guide and download links, go to:


For more information and download links for the cartographic collection, go


Mark Oliva
Webmaster, the Vintyri Project (TM)
Internet: http://www.vintyri.org <http://www.vintyri.org>
E-Mail: info-at-vintyri.org <mailto:info-at-vintyri.org>
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