The painterly nature of the map is great for using it as both a backdrop and a battle map for smaller skirmishes. The large body of water can certainly be used to your tactical advantage, simultaneously providing an interesting twist to the standard encounters.
Feel the pleasant sand under your feet, admire the colourful fish and lily pads and simply enjoy your time at the Lakeside!
Adventure hooks ideas:
– As your party camped last night near the Goveakh lake you have heard odd, inhuman sounds, coming from the other side. This morning you decided to examine the place a bit more thoroughly. After a good amount of searching you have discovered winding, mysterious traces in the sand. Among them, there are sparse, yet distinguishable weird footprints, more amphibian than humanoid…
– The fishing contest is being held today by the local mayor, as everyone is free to join there is a wide range of contstants – from common fisherman, through a team of net-wielding tritons from the north to the intriguing crew of hydrothurgs, bending water to their will. The goal is simple – catch the golden koi, before the others will. It has to be caught alive, brought to the mayor’s wagon and released to the water. There are no other rules, and some folks will just do anything to win.
– The legend has it that in the darkest depths of the Ravanne lake there lives a creature so ancient, that it knows virtually everything. It is said, that by throwing a pure diamond into the water, the creature will emerge, incorporate the gem into its body and then answer any question a person may ask…
„Lake of Spirits” [15×15] has 8 map variants (plus grid, no-grid, JPG, PNG and PDF versions) and 20 assets (ready for Roll20, Foundry VTT or your favourite VTT platform).
This map will also be available in a dynamic lighting version prepared especially for Foundry VTT for Patrons with tiers $10 and $20!
PS Number of maps and their variants differ from tiers. You can change your tier to higher by clicking here