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Made some new progress on the DQ8 Mapping tools and I think I am finally ready to start actually producing stuff. It's going to be a pretty big job I think, but I am really hoping the end result will both look nice and be useful. So, what is the EBLASTOR? That is the stupid name I came up with for my method of ripping this DQ8 map. It stands for Empyrea-Based Low-Altitude Scanning TopopgraphinatOR. A year or so ago I showed some results from my first crack at it, and while I was pretty happy with it then, I think things have gotten better since. Here is a quick look at the OLD C
I decided to redo the Dragon Quest IX World Map to take advantage of recent improvements to my process. I rescanned the whole map as viewed from the Starflight Express. Some of the key improvements: - Higher resolution, giving more detail at 100% zoom scale - Proper aspect ratio maintained (the previous version was squished in the north-south direction, making it seem like the world was much wider than it was tall - Colors are brighter In any case, here is the new finished map (click on it and view as image to see full resolution): Just for fun, here are some comparison