MapScribe by Daniel Eskridge (Universal)
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Released: Aug 19, 2017
Version: 2.0
Size: 36 MB
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MapScribe

Daniel Eskridge
MapScribe is an IOS App that lets you draw maps on your IPad or IPhone. It has an easy to use interface that lets you quickly "paint" antique styled maps with finger swipes and taps using its map feature "brushes", such as mountains and trees.

Are you an author who needs to create a map for your fantasy novel?

Perhaps you are a video game designer who needs to create a map for players to use to navigate through your game?

Or maybe you are an artist looking to create a unique kind of decor?

...AND You want to do it on your IPad or IPhone

Then, MapScribe is for you.

--Map Resolutions--
MapScribe let's you create maps as jpg files with the following resolutions both vertically(portrait) and horzontally(landscape) oriented:
• 500 x 700
• 800 x 1000
• 850 x 1100
• 900 x 1200
• 1100 x 1400
• 1200 x 1600

--Fonts--
MapScribe let's you write on your maps with the following fonts:
• Ariel
• Bradley Hand
• Noteworthy
• Papyrus
• Snell Roundhand
• Zapfino

--Brushes--

These brushes allow you to paint features on your map

Mountains
Hills
Trees
Fir Trees
Palm Trees
Dead Trees
Bridge
Castle
Town
House
Swamp
Dunes
Water
Compass
Sea Monster
Volcano
3 Kinds of grasses
Roads
Tower
Shop
Classic Building
Mine
Jail
Tavern
Mill
City Hall
Church
Townhouse
Arena


- Color Brushes -
Green (for grass)
Blue (for water)
White (for snow)
Snow capped Mountains
Green Hills
Green Trees
Green Fir Trees

What's new in version 2.0
*Added some higher resolution papers (2200x2800, 2800x2200, 2400x3000, 3000x2400, 2400x3600, and 3600x2400)
*Added many new brushes and stamps including colored lines, road, grasses, volcano, sea monster, mountains2, fir trees2, towers, and mines, as well as a whole set for town buildings.
*Rearranged the Brush menu to accommodate new Brushes
*Fixed a memory issue that cause the app to crash on high res maps
*Added main menu item to delete a map
*Added cancel button to main menu so iPhone users can dismiss it without making a selection
*Updated the help/quick reference page
*Increase undo limit from the last 10 to the last 20 actions.
*Added automatic saving so that progress won't be lost if the app is terminated.
Screenshot #1 (iPhone)
Our verdict: Good
  • + MapScribe is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + MapScribe is currently ranked #256 in paid Productivity apps for iPhone, as well as #104 in paid Productivity apps for iPad.
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