WOTD 19/3/18 – Hachure

Hachure (v) – to denote surfaces relief (as on a map) by shading with short lines drawn in the direction of slope.

Depicting mountains in pixel art requires the hachure of of the slopes so as to draw separations between other mountains in the range as well as its steepness.

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