Mapmaker

For all topics related to creating and editing your own spaces!

Objects

Descriptions, tips, and tricks for any "press x to interact" object

Tiles

Tiles placed in our Mapmaker define private areas, identify locations for spawning, create portals to other locations, and enforce impassible areas.

Custom Maps

Backgrounds, foregrounds, and general advice on using Tiled for Gather maps

Best Practices for Space Design

Tips and tricks to make the most of your Space for your Event

Common Mapmaker Questions

Troubleshooting and FAQs relating to the Mapmaker and object creation!

Articles

Mapmaker Overview
Mapmaker is one of two tools you can use to edit your space.  The other is the Build Tool. How to Enter the Mapmaker for your Space 1. From inside your Space To access mapmaker from within your space you can click the "Build" icon,...
Adding a Room
How to add a room to an existing Space and connect the two rooms together.
Copying a Room or Space
Whether you want to duplicate an existing room you already have or you want to clone an entire space from someone else, you need to first make sure you  have the proper access permissions and then follow the steps below. Access Permissions To...
Collaborating on a Map with Friends
Please note that if you add multiple builders, you cannot have the builders working on the same map in our mapmaker at the same time. If one person clicks the save button, it will override any concurrent map edits created by other map builders. ...
Removing Extra Rooms
Have an extra room in your template? Here's how to delete the door and pretend it never existed.
Background Painter (Walls and Floors) [Beta]
The background painter is a powerful tool that allows users to draw their own walls and floors from scratch in a matter of minutes.  If your Space already has a background image (which is typical for a space created using our templates), usin...
Background and Foregrounds in the Mapmaker
How Can I Download my Gather Background/Foreground in the Mapmaker?  First click on the triple line icon in the top left corner of your mapmaker. Then select the Background & Foreground section. From there you will have the option to uploa...
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