I have a fairly large game that I need to make a map of. How should I go about actually cartographizing my map? I’ve done things like script my camera to a top down view and screenshot it, but it doesn’t give me results that I’m happy with.
And to clear up some confusion with this, I mean a navigational map that you would look at to see different locations around you. I am NOT referring to map in the sense of the physical parts of a game.
Used to follow this before I established my own rhythm of designing, there’s a second tutorial too:
Hello everyone, Ruski here. As per request I will be going over a very large topic that many struggle with- map design & layout. In this tutorial I will be going over the basics & some tips & tricks I use when designing maps. I have also designed a small, low detail map that almost anyone of any skill level should be able to replicate. So let’s jump into this!
Some of my examples I have built<a class="lightbox" href="https://doy2mn9upadnk.cloudfront.net/uploads/default/origina…
I appreciate the help, but that’s not what I asked for. I want to get a navigational chart (using a synonym here to avoid confusion) so that player on my game know where they are.
Oh, you were talking about
that map. If I reckon correctly, someone made a post about minimap creations, there we have the following options:
Notice: I fixed the error that would not allow the active box to be checked. It should be fixed now.
Hi guys, I don’t think anybody’s ever discovered my method for getting minimaps for games quickly, so I figured I’d go ahead and publish a tutorial on it.
The way it works is that, when the camera’s FOV is 1, it’s pretty much orthographic. So I set the FOV of my camera to 1 and zoomed out above to take a screenshot of my map
Unfortunately, the default camera can’t point straight down, so I ma…
This is all legacy information and may or may not be useful to you. This version of the tool is no long supported and is not guaranteed to workCheck solution to this post for the most updated resources to use this!
So today I am releasing my fork off of <a class="mention" href="/u/widgeon">@Widgeon</a> <a href="https://devforum.roblox.com/t/release-isometric-minimap-creator/153476">Isometric Minimap Creator</a>. I highly suggest you give it …
Thanks! I had been using that first plugin a while ago, but lost it and couldn’t find it, glad to be using it again.