This application generates a random medieval city layout of a requested size. The generation method is rather arbitrary, the goal is to produce a nice looking map, not an accurate model of a city. Maybe in the future I’ll use its code as a basis for some game or maybe not.
Click one of the buttons to create a new city map of a desired size. Hover the mouse pointer over a building to see the type of the ward it belongs to. Press and hold SPACE to see all ward labels.
Toy Town is a 3d-visualizer for this generator. One day it may become a separate native application or a part of the generator, or both.
Walks in Rome is an interactive map project that updates and modernizies a famous 1870 guidebook of Rome by August Hare.
The EarthWindMap not only animates our homeworld’s air currents, but you can drag, zoom and warp the view to create unique projections of its surface.
America votes Democrat but elects Republicans, and it’s all thanks to how the country is divided up.
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