Over the weekend, I embarked on a long and arduous journey: traversing the wildlands from having all of my pre-21st century gaming material only in physical form to having it in electronic form. This means scanning many pages of notes, characters, maps, etc. - a task which I learned yesterday will more than likely take much longer than I had originally anticipated.
I spent almost two hours of quality time with my new "all-in-one" yesterday. The result: 29 pages scanned and three PDF's created. To be fair, the bulk of that time was spent trying to make my older version of Acrobat (5) do something I'd come to take for granted with Acrobat CS: create a PDF from multiple files.
Anyway, over the next few days I will post the products of this exercise.
Up first, my very first dungeon. At least, I think it's my first. I don't recall exactly that it was my first, but it's from that era (circa 1981) and definitely predates anything else in my Folder o' Old Stuff. Since I saved everything I ever created in that folder, it's reasonable to assume that this is, indeed, the very first dungeon I ever created.
Enough blathering. Here, for your viewing pleasure, is the result of my 15-year-old self's first (I'm fairly certain) attempt at dungeon creation: The Dungeon That Shall Not Be Named!
As I post more scanned dungeon maps, you'll see certain recurring features in many of them. (Namely: I'm a big fan of underground lakes, rivers, etc., as well as pools. Normal pools, magical pools, normal pools that look magical, magical pools that look normal - you get the idea.)
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