Have you ever opened a fantasy book, looked at the map, and wondered what the author was thinking?
Jesper and Autumn pull out their favorite worst fantasy maps and a few map pet-peeves in this humorous episode of the Am Writing Fantasy podcast. Oh, plus a ghost story and more!
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All maps mentioned were chosen in good humor and jest and reflect personal opinions that aren’t meant to be mean!
Check out some of the maps we talk:
- Wheel of Time: https://casapittura.blogspot.com/2018/08/the-wheel-of-time-map.html
- Warbreaker: https://www.brandonsanderson.com/annotation-warbreaker-map/
- Warhammer: https://www.reddit.com/r/totalwar/comments/ft00oy/made_the_full_warhammer_map_including_the_east/
- Eragon: https://www.etsy.com/dk-en/listing/485637759/map-of-alagaesia-eragon-mapchristopher
- Kushiel-world map: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/118923246398203552/
- Game of Thrones: https://awoiaf.westeros.org/index.php/File:WorldofIceandFire.png
- Shannara: https://www.fantasybookreview.co.uk/blog/2012/05/29/new-shannara-map-of-the-four-lands/
- Terry Goodkind: http://vignette1.wikia.nocookie.net/sot/images/4/45/New_world_map.jpg/revision/latest?cb=20100308012633
- Anne Bishop: https://www.annebishop.com/s.tir.alainn.map.html
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