Can you make your own maps in Roll20?

Can you make your own maps in Roll20?

Building Your Roll20 Dungeon Map You will need an image for the game on the game page. I highly recommend that you don’t create your dungeon without some up-front planning. I also create a pristine version of the dungeon map, then make a full copy of it for play (add player characters and you’re ready to go).

What size should maps be for Roll20?

The grid is 70px per inch, but even if we doubled that to 140, that’s still a 90×60 map. Not terrible, but still can affect performance. The Best Image Practices Page suggest that any image used for a map should be under 1 MB in size for best performance.

How do I get maps for Roll20?

The GM can buy Maps or Map Tiles in the Roll20 Marketplace (link at top of page). This makes it easy. The GM can go to the Art search tab, in your game, and search for free maps there. Drag it onto the Map Layer and resize it with the corner-handles.

Is Roll20 free to use?

Roll20 is a free service provided by a small team of developers. However, we firmly believe that purchasing a subscription should be totally optional, and we’ll endeavour to always keep the base elements of Roll20 as free to use.

How do I use Daves Mapper?

New to the Mapper?

  1. Make maps for tabletop RPGs including caverns, dungeons, vertical dungeons, towns, and spaceships.
  2. Configure your map using the toolbar above.
  3. Click tiles and use the handy selection menu to fine-tune your generated map.
  4. Choose your map artist(s) by toggling them on the left-hand panel.

Is there a file size limit for Roll20?

The three available image file types that can be imported and used in Roll20 are JPG, GIF, and PNG. The maximum upload size is 5 MB for Free users, 10MB for Pro and Plus users.

How do I make my Roll20 map bigger?

Step 1: Near the top right section of the screen click on the page toolbar. Step 2: In the Page Toolbar hover your mouse over the map you want to change. Step 3: Click on the settings icon (gear) for that map. Step 4: Change the ‘Page Size’ to the size you desire.

Can you import D&D beyond characters to Roll20?

Just click stuff in the D&D Beyond character sheet will make rolls into Roll20 and the character name will show in the roll template.

Why can’t my players see the map Roll20?

Is the map placed on the map layer or the token layer? If you have it on the GM layer, it will be invisible to the players. If it is transparent to you that means it is on the GM layer. Player tokens must have sight and be assigned to one or more players.

What can you do on Roll20 for free?


  • Create unlimited number of games, but Ads.
  • 100 Mb Storage – how much space you have on Roll20 to save your images, gifs & audio.
  • max 5mb file upload – how big your image/audio file can be that you upload to Roll20. (
  • Compendium Sharing 1 Game / 5 Players.
  • Looking For Group listings – 2 listings.