Deviant Login Shop
 Join deviantART for FREE Take the Tour


Submitted on
July 11, 2011
Image Size
2.1 MB


7,361 (4 today)
88 (who?)
The Aftermath by Martin23230 The Aftermath by Martin23230
This was a fun map to make.

NOTE: I do not speak French, and so take no responsibility for the accuracy, or lack of, of the Google-translated French text in this image

It was based on this map of the Occupation Zones of Germany, I decided I wanted to attempt to copy the same style. I turned the occupation on its head, and divided France between its neighbouring countries. I have no idea how this came to happen, I just wanted to try the style. I think it looks rather good.
Add a Comment:
TGTempleton Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2014  Student General Artist
Perhaps post WW1 a fascist government arose in France instead of Germany. War would break out with France invading Germany/Belgium, and ends with occupation. Spanish civil war averted because the letter was never sent and fascism not arising in Germany because of a stronger Wiemar republic 
Historyman14 Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2014
We need a back story for this!
Franceball Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Very well maked. ya dreams.
Historyman14 Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2014
We need more of this.
TheTexasRanger Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2013
So is there any history for this map cause it looks cool
Guerillonist Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2013
Looks cool :)
Undevicesimus Featured By Owner May 2, 2013   Artist
Oh hey, we got Nord-Pas-de-Calais back :D It's about time :XD:
x--Siegfried--x Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesome ! What a great map (and I'm french ^^)

I can give you some "corrections" when you will. Juste three little corrections.
SoaringAven Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
A very god idea and done even better! I would have two Ideas if I may? I would think that England would be desperate for Gascone/Aquitane since they historically owned them and give something to Luxembourg, they deserve more land :D And no. 2, I'm not sure that Switzerland ,being neutral and all that, would have an occupation zone?
JWArtwork Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I like this map a lot, but there are two minor things, because I think some countries would also annex parts, such as spain would annex Pyrenees-Orientals (Roussillon, French-Catalonia), Italy would annex the area around Nice and Germany would likely annex Alsache-Lorraine (partially). It would have been cool if you had shown that. :)

And I also think Belgium should get Pas-de-Calais, and maybe the region around Amiens, as it belonged to them in history for a long time. And how about poor little Luxembourg:? I would grant them some land, too. ;)

But over all, great map, I love it! :nod:
Add a Comment: