Exclusive to: Don't Starve Together.
“Now I can show everyone what I found!”
“I guess I could show everyone where I've been.”
“Friends make little pictures to help Wolfgang not get lost!”
“Maps are best with monsters drawn on the borders.”
“DIRECTIONAL INFORMATION TRANSMITTER FOR FLESH SIDEKICKS”
“Ah! A proper desk! Just look at the finish on that wood!”
“Heh. Has a little compass and everything.”
“Mapmaking is a soothing pastime. Methodical.”
“What legends might I find within these maps?”
“Heh heh. I was never allowed in father's study.”
“I hope my penmanship is legible.”
“Good place to kick your feet up, if nothin' else.”
“I could make maps to anywhere and nowhere.”
“Mermfolk don't need a map!”
“We're mapping out the wilderness!”
“We'll be able to explore a lot faster if we map out where we've already been.”
The Cartographer's Desk is a Don't Starve Together exclusive Structure, introduced in A New Reign. It can be found in the Science Tab, requires a Compass, and four Boards to craft, and a Science Machine to prototype. The Cartographer's Desk can be used to access the Cartography Tab and craft Map Scrolls.The Cartographer's Desk grants the ability to add what others have already discovered on the Map.
- The Cartographer's Desk tends to be more useful on servers with larger maps.
- There are Mods that make the Cartographer's Desk and Map Scrolls redundant. Therefore, players should be cautious on modded servers to avoid building redundant structures.
- The Cartographer's Desk was added in the A Little Fixer Upper update.
- Cartography is the science and practice of making maps. A person who makes maps is called a cartographer.
A burnt Cartographer's Desk.