Tag "Steampunk"

Author pledges to feed families with new crowdfunding campaign

Author of the graphic novel, Haven of Dante, and the children’s book series, The Jupiter Chronicles, Leonardo Ramirez has decided to make a change in the new year by doing

Black Gold Online – ‘Campaign of Ashes’ announced (MMO)

To the handful of us that play MMORPGs (Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games), you may have heard of the Steampunk vs Fantasy game called Black Gold Online. Released in June

‘Sir, You Are Being Hunted’: A new spin on the most dangerous game

You’ve been running for days across the English countryside. Tired and bedraggled, you make your way to what appears to be an abandoned farmhouse. Hopefully you can lie low, get

More than fashion: Steampunk and ‘Maker Culture’

  My first brush with steampunk came with reading Alan Moore’s The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen in 2000. I loved being exposed to a world that was a futuristic echo

Review: Steampunk Fashion by Spurgeon Vaughn Ratcliffe

Many people are confused on what Steampunk is. Basically, Steampunk is another branch of Sci-Fi that uses steam-based technology in a Victorian/Western/post-apocalyptic vintage setting. The same goes with the fashion

Steampunk: An Illustrated History Review

Steampunk is an up-and-coming genre that has recently become increasingly popular in pop culture. Whether or not you like the pop-culture aspect of Steampunk, or the literary aspect of Steampunk,

Steampunk’s Global Influence

Steampunk has taken off recently through social medial sites like Pinterest and Etsy. First prominent in the 1980s and early 1990s, steampunk incorporates Victorian-era style with fantasy, alternate history and

Dragon Con 2011 Second Photo Barrage of Epicness

Here we have for you the second half of the photos we’ve taken at Dragon*Con 2011 this year. And to all the new friends we’ve made on this trip out

SDCC 2011 – Day Three Photos

Day three has come and gone here at San Diego Comic-Con 2011 and what a day we’ve had! The usual Star Wars day at SDCC was moved to from Friday

Steampunk Concert During San Diego Comic Con

There’s so much to see and do during San Diego Comic-Con that it could get pretty overwhelming. Well if you’re a fan of steampunk, get ready to add ‘The Time Machine’,

The Inaugural Flight of San Diego’s First Steampunk Convention: The Gaslight Gathering

Recently San Diego played host to its first steampunk dedicated convention, the Gaslight Gathering at the Town & Country Resort, from May 6th to the 8th. Attendees had a wide

Steampunk Hellboy Qee Figure

Created by UK artist Bruce Whistlecraft aka Doktar A, this figurine is his take on a mechanized steampunk Hellboy. Toy2R is a Hong Kong based designer toy company which manufactured this

Deadlands: The Devil’s Six Gun

Image Comics and Visionary Comics, along with Strider Nolan and Pinnacle Entertainment will be bringing the heat this summer in the form of the wild weird west. In a world where horror

Custom Steampunk Iron Man Figure

It looks like those awesome action figure modders are at it again.  This time we got Pack Rat Studio‘s Jonathan Kriscak bringing us his take on Steampunk Iron Man.  Apparently in

Sugar Goes Steampunk Fashion Show

A couple of weeks ago fashionphiles of Los Angeles and fans of the steampunk genre were treated to Mad Girl Production‘s Candy Wax Cutie Sugar goes Steampunk Art and Fashion Show.

Deadlands Comic to Hit Bookselves in June

This June a new wild weird west comic by Image Comics will be making its way to the bookselves based on the role playing world of ‘Deadlands’.  The world of ‘Deadlands’ combines

A San Diego Evening of Steampunk Delights: Voyages Extraordinaires

Last weekend in San Diego steampunk fans were certainly in for a treat, Queen Bee’s Art & Cultural Center hosted an amazing night of music and performances entitled ‘Voyages Extraordinaires’. 

New Last Exile Anime Series

Fans of the retro futuristic anime Last Exile has something to look forward to.  It has been announced via Anime News Network that Gonzo is working on Last Exile ‘Ginyoku

‘Steampunk Palin’ the Comic Book

Some of you may have notice the popularity of steampunk in the media of late. Those strange men and women in brass and leather.  Now close your eyes and imagine

Steampunk Deadpool With Kung Fu Grip Action!

Ok, maybe this Steampunk Deadpool action figure doesn’t have that G.I. Joe kung fu grip action but custom builder Jin Saotome has created this and many other custom action figures