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Map Type is one of the options that you can select in the basic set-up of your game. There also is in a random map type.

List of Map-types[ | ]

Name Description
Continents This feels like home and creates an Earthlike world, with several continents and small islands.
Fractal This is an unpredictable world with many small and/or large landmasses.
Inland Sea A giant ocean is in the center of this map. (From all 4 sides has impassable Map border.)
Island Plates Large, medium, and small islands populate this world.
Pangea One huge continent and smaller islands are created.
Shuffle Randomly generates parts of the map.