Z.O.D. (Z-Axis Optimized Dominion) are digital files of modular 3D-printable terrain for tabletop miniature gaming. All files will be available for download November 2017 - basic Dungeon and Starship themes for free, all complete sets for a nominal fee (or free to our Patreon supporters!). 

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We designed these 3d-printable files to be optimized for home printing and cover a wide (and expanding) variety of themes and genres. Whether you use them for RPG dungeon-delves, wargaming scenics, or anything else, these tiles print and assemble fast and easy and come off your build plate ready to paint!

  • Z.O.D. tiles are optimized to print along the Z axis, meaning you can get high definition on details, use less material (0% infill), and fit more tiles per print.
  • Because of the vertical printing, each floor tile is reversible, printing with two floor textures each.
  • Z.O.D. tiles print easily in one piece and never require support material.
  • Tiles easily slide or snap together for a firm hold, ensuring that each piece you print is textured to be part of the map.
  • Each tile segment prints in an average of 45 minutes, and you can print one at a time to avoid curling if that's an issue for your machine.
  • All genre themes will interlock, allowing you to mix and match from any set.
  • Z.O.D. tiles are designed for use with 28mm/Heroic scale miniatures, though we will offer options for 15mm and 6mm scale gaming as well.
  • Wall tiles use their own channels and do not infringe on the floor grids, each of which perfectly accommodates a 25mm/1" base.
  • Try printing your Z.O.D. tiles in black filament (ABS or PLA) and skip the priming phase, painting directly onto the surface!
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PRINTING INSTRUCTIONS

If you get around to printing the basic set, you might find these perimeters helpful;

  • Try printing one tile at a time first.
  • Print at 0% infill for the best results.
  • You don't need support, but a raft may be helpful (depending on your printer and material).
  • We print ours at a .2 layer height, though you could try for higher resolution if you prefer.
  • We've had equally good results in both ABS and PLA.