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Dungeon Font


Have you ever wanted a quick way to produce intricate and complex dungeons?

Have you seen the work of prominent dungeon designers and thought that you’d never be able to produce something of their calibre?

Font Use Diagram

If you’ve ever wanted to create dungeons but didn’t have the time or were too worried about your drawing skill, then Dungeon Font may be the answer you’ve been looking for.

Creating a dungeon with Dungeon Font simply requires drawing out a rough sketch on a grid, finding the font symbols (glyphs) that match the shapes in each grid square, then typing out the font using a simple word processor (such as Microsoft Word, or even Wordpad).

If you want to take things to the next level, you could then export this into a graphic editing program.

The whole process is simple once you’ve installed the font (and installing the font isn’t very hard either).

Each glyph is drawn onto a modular 5x5 grid where each side is designed to mesh with certain others in the series to create seamless maps of any size.  

The basic Dungeon Font contains 90 shapes for a variety of narrow corridors, wide corridors, small rooms (both square and round), and large rooms supported with central pillars. While there are enough options in this basic set to create an endless variety of dungeons, there are plenty of architectural features and dungeon ideas that simply could fit into a single set of glyphs. As a result, these glyphs are also designed to function as a base set to attach a range of other fonts that function as expansion packs. 

To see what's in this font, here's a link to the usage guide.

 
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March 06, 2015 11:10 pm UTC
The "To see what's in this font..." link doesn't do anything.
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February 13, 2015 3:11 pm UTC
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Can maps produced with this font be used in published products?
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