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GM's Maps #4: Guild Hall

GM's Maps #4: Guild Hall

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Map making can be time-consuming and sometimes frustrating for GMs, especially GMs with limited time to begin with. In our new 'GM's Maps' range, we will be providing a range of pre-made maps for you to use in your games.

The maps will be provided in PNG, JPEG, TIFF and PDF file format.
They are ready for you to populate with fiendish traps and monsters as you see fit.

The fourth map in the range, The Guild Hall.

Guild halls were traditionally owned by various guilds or associations in western Europe (Especially in Belgium and Great Britain). These guilds were often collections of craftspeople or artisans within their field, such as the 'Guild of Master Masons' or the famous 'Merchant Adventurers Guilds' of York, Newcastle and other cities. In many British towns the term 'Guild Hall' was also often used for public buildings such as the Town Hall, although this was not always so.

Guilds would hold both public and private meetings in thse halls and the buildings would also be used to conduct business deals. Members may even be able to ire rooms for their own business related activities from storing goods to holding auctions or functions.

Although guild halls date back to the medieval period many are still in use in the 21st century and some have been converted to other civic uses or even turned into night clubs, restaurants, bars and so forth.

In a fantasy world the guild hall may also serve for more exotic organisations, such as a mages guild, fr example.

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