Friday, May 26, 2017

A Miserable Little Pile of Secrets

Do you have a favorite fictional map? 

I do: it's the map from Castlevania II: Simon's Quest that was published in Nintendo Power. The version of the map featured in Mondo's new vinyl release of the Castlevania II soundtrack is even better. As it turns out, the map works really well for my Krevborna setting. See my hack of the map above where I've added my place names to the Castlevania map; it's certainly more attractive than the intentionally unhelpful map I've been using in my games.

Speaking of, I'd be remiss not to post the teaser trailer for the upcoming Castlevania cartoon on Netflix: