r/papertowns

42,384 subscribers
created in 2014


Papertowns is dedicated to well-crafted pictorial maps, detailed panoramic cityscapes, broad aerial vistas, intricate bird's-eye views and even full 3D reconstructions of cities, towns and citadels from any era and any place in the universe.

https://reddit.com/r/papertowns
r/imaginarymaps
68k subscribers

Imaginary Maps! Maps from fictional stories, books, films, television programs, video games, and comics are all welcome!

https://reddit.com/r/imaginarymaps
papertowns 5.03%
1.19% imaginarymaps
r/MapPorn
460k subscribers

High quality images of maps.

https://reddit.com/r/MapPorn
papertowns 22.52%
0.48% MapPorn
r/mapmaking
30k subscribers

A community for people that enjoy creating maps- both grounded in history and the grand realms of fantasy.

https://reddit.com/r/mapmaking
papertowns 2.82%
1.41% mapmaking
r/urbanplanning
45k subscribers

Urban Planning, Community Planning, City Planning, New Urbanism, Smart Growth, Zoning, Transportation and all that makes the built environments that we work and recreate in. Urban planning aims to improve the built, natural, social and economic aspects of towns and cities.

https://reddit.com/r/urbanplanning
papertowns 2.06%
0.7% urbanplanning
r/vexillology
158k subscribers

A subreddit for those who enjoy flags, the history behind them, and their design characteristics.

https://reddit.com/r/vexillology
papertowns 6.84%
0.39% vexillology
r/ArtefactPorn
215k subscribers

/r/ArtefactPorn is a community dedicated to posting the very best objects, from the very large to the very small, made or shaped by the mankind throughout history. These artefacts range from tools and works of arts to archaeological finds, and give us a better sense of life in various moments throughout history.

https://reddit.com/r/ArtefactPorn
papertowns 2.71%
0.5% ArtefactPorn
r/oldmaps
15k subscribers

Beautiful, interesting and/or illuminating maps, from the oldest examples known to about 1950.

https://reddit.com/r/oldmaps
papertowns 1.62%
4.39% oldmaps
r/Map_Porn
29k subscribers

A subreddit dedicated to the sharing, discussion, and appreciation of maps. Created as an apolitical alternative to /r/MapPorn.

Tags: map porn, mapporn, map_porn, map, maps, topography, geography, atlas, cartography.

https://reddit.com/r/Map_Porn
papertowns 1.62%
1.64% Map_Porn
r/UrbanHell
107k subscribers

Key words: Urban hell, urban photography, abandoned, city, cities, decay

Description: A photo subreddit for all the hideous places humans have built OR inhabit: ghettos, dilapidated cities and suburbs, overpopulated megalopolises, abandoned or miserably poor villages, dirty and unkept neighborhoods, collapsing industrial sites, tasteless monuments, non-elegant decay, absurd architectural failures.

https://reddit.com/r/UrbanHell
papertowns 2.34%
0.51% UrbanHell
r/worldbuilding
262k subscribers

For geeks and nerds, artists, writers, philosophers, politicians and scientists alike: The creation of new worlds and new universes has been a key element of science fiction and fantasy. It can also exist outside the realm of scifi-literature and RPG-gaming as a means of exploring possibilities.

This subreddit is about sharing your worlds and discussing the many aspects of creating new ones.

https://reddit.com/r/worldbuilding
papertowns 5.71%
0.36% worldbuilding
r/geography
34k subscribers

Discussion of places, spaces, maps and processes that shape the world.

https://reddit.com/r/geography
papertowns 1.65%
0.68% geography
r/paradoxplaza
72k subscribers

This is a sub-reddit for discussion, links, etc. about any game published by Paradox Interactive or their partners. This includes games like Europa Universalis IV, Europa Universalis III, Darkest Hour, Hearts of Iron 3, Crusader Kings, Mount and Blade, Magicka, Hearts of Iron 4, Grand Strategy Games, and many more!

Also, some keywords: EU4, CK2, EU3, Vic2, HOI3, DH, CK, Vic, PDX, M&B, HOI4, GSG.

https://reddit.com/r/paradoxplaza
papertowns 3.23%
0.37% paradoxplaza
r/castles
43k subscribers

Castles, Châteaux, and Fortresses!

https://reddit.com/r/castles
papertowns 1.49%
0.81% castles
r/ArchitecturePorn
206k subscribers

High quality images of architecture.

https://reddit.com/r/ArchitecturePorn
papertowns 1.99%
0.44% ArchitecturePorn
r/PropagandaPosters
169k subscribers

A subreddit for propaganda collectors, enthusiasts, or anyone fascinated by propaganda as an insight into history, sociology, perspective, and manipulation.

https://reddit.com/r/PropagandaPosters
papertowns 3.23%
0.35% PropagandaPosters
r/InfrastructurePorn
73k subscribers

High quality images of infrastructure.

https://reddit.com/r/InfrastructurePorn
papertowns 1.67%
0.5% InfrastructurePorn
r/Maps
14k subscribers

Beautiful, interesting, and informative maps.

https://reddit.com/r/Maps
papertowns 1.28%
1.27% Maps
r/ancientrome
23k subscribers

For everything to do with the Roman Kingdom, Republic and the Empire up until the fall of the Western Empire. Feel free to post about Roman architecture, military history, art, archaeological finds and anything else that has links to ancient Rome.

https://reddit.com/r/ancientrome
papertowns 1.28%
0.98% ancientrome
r/eu4
93k subscribers

General subreddit for the Grand Strategy Game from Paradox Interactive: Europa Universalis 4.

https://reddit.com/r/eu4
papertowns 4.4%
0.3% eu4
r/CityPorn
331k subscribers

High quality images of cities.

https://reddit.com/r/CityPorn
papertowns 4.12%
0.31% CityPorn