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Modern gamers, we heard you!  The Workshop is coming full steam to non-fantasy settings with tilesets perfect for d20Modern, Shadowrun, and World of Darkness.  Metr-o-matic City Tiles 1 takes the headache out of building the bones of a realistic town or city, while maintaining accurate scale for outdoor encounters.  We’re pretty stoked about that part, because our in-house storyteller is always going on about how difficult it is to make maps that keep player movement consistent, convey the size of the environments he creates, and transition between indoors and outdoors smoothly.  


This pack focuses primarily on tiles which will give your players that sense of “Oh, this is actually a real place that occupies a sizable chunk of land” as well as providing a framework for creating compelling environments which match the calibre of the stories you craft.  Everything that's included also integrates seamlessly with our Dystopi-o-Matic sets.


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(Both sets total out to 172 unique tiles and 3 premade maps.)


How to Use These Tiles

After purchase, you'll get two .zip files with all 175(!) individual pieces and premade maps, which are yours to mash together in your characters' travels as you see fit.  The individual tiles are made to be easily drag-and-dropped together in your preferred graphics software (photoshop, gimp, etc), and then saved out as a single image for the virtual tabletop, or you can upload the contents of the zips to Roll20 and build your dungeons there.  Bonus feature for Roll20: The "Your Library" section of the DM tools can be unorganized at times, each filename contains the specific dimensions of each tile needed to maintain seamless integration and reduce headaches.  Every file has unique tags built in to their names, so you can use built-in search features to find the right piece for the right spot.

Note:  For personal use only.  Not licensed for commercial products / implementation as assets in interactive digital entertainment.

Check out our video tutorial on how to use the Metr-o-Matic set to easily create compelling settings in a flash.



 
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Andrew E April 26, 2017 7:36 pm UTC
This tile set looks really good, but I'm wondering about the individual file sizes. In the past, I've had problems uploading tile sets to Roll20 because individual files were larger than the 10 MB (paid account) limit. What's the largest file size in this set? Your description specifically mentions Roll20, but I just wanted to be sure before I pulled the trigger on this set.
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May 29, 2016 8:57 pm UTC
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Brass Badger: What do you find is the best way to create the maps using these pieces? Roll20 can be a pain in the butt though I'm not sure if that's actually the easiest of if something like photoshop would work to make the complete map and then load it into my library on Roll20.
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