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Objectives

Where we're going

Platform

  • Animated battle map creator
  • Timelines for units, people, places
  • Interactive animation player
  • Responsive design
  • Extensible and flexible
  • Subtle game mechanics

Content

  • Open data
  • Historically-accurate basemaps
  • References linked to everything
  • CC-0 / Public Domain license
  • Internationalization (i18n)
  • Transcribed raster sources

Experience

  • Friendly interface
  • Eye-catching content
  • Easy to contribute
  • Straighforward sharing
  • Sensible project management
  • Exciting animations

Sharing

  • Publish to social media
  • Build follower lists
  • Connect with contributors
  • Contextual discussions
  • Embed infocards externally
  • Assemble project teams