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Valheim Map Generator: Everything You Need to Know

The Valheim Map Generator tells you everything you need to know about your world.
The Valheim Map Generator tells you everything you need to know about your world. / Photo courtesy of Iron Gate Studio

The Valheim Map Generator gives you everything you need to know about your particular Viking world. Valheim is played on a procedurally generated map that randomizes the locations of its biomes and their contents. With the newly created Map Generator, you can pinpoint where all your world's secrets lay before aimlessly searching for them.

Valheim Map Generator: Everything You Need to Know

The Valheim Map Generator was created by Reddit user wd40bomber7 and can be accessed here. The generator allows players to enter the seeds of their Valheim worlds to reveal a key marking various locations on the map. These include the locations of boss fights, troll caves, camps, structures, and traders.

The generated map features a lot of customization tools to better find your intended point of interest. The different biomes of the map can be highlighted so players are aware of their borders. You can also toggle the types of locations that appear on the map to remove clutter and get a better visual of your target.

While part of the charm of Valheim is venturing into an unknown wilderness, using the Map Generator does have its advantages. It is a helpful tool when seeking out hard-to-find points of interest such as traders, bosses, and shipwrecks. It can also alleviate any worry of not being familiar with the world around you.

Valheim is currently in its early access phase and is exclusively available on Steam. In a little more than a month after release, it has amassed over five million users.