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July 2008

Steampunk Zeppelin over Munich

So, two weeks ago my wife, my good friend Timo and me went to see the Tollwood. The weather was bad but the people were nice and the food was not too shabby either. All of a sudden, through the heavy clouds, pregnant with rain there descendet a familiar sight. …

An expedition to the borders of civilization

On the 28th of June we set out from Munich. We went on an expedition to the borders of civilisation: Lower Franconia. We would set our base-camp in Würzburg and from there penetrate deeper into the blasphemic regions where the gene-pool is shallow and the minds are narrow. I grew …

A Steampunk Breakfast

Now that was a day to remember: My dear we, our good friend Andrea and me went to meet a few new æthernet acquaintances face-to-face at the Victorian House in Munich. Oh happy day! What a perfect place for a steampunk to hang out. The interior takes me back to …

The WGT 2008: Fourth and final disjunct episode (the steampunk’s steam runs out)

Just a few words to sum up the other things. My wife and me met with friends of ours at the Riquet, which looks like this: And is an excellent place to have a really good and enjoyable cup of coffee, the whole setting is quite steampunk, which in this …

The WGT 2008: Third disjunct episode

To continue about the Heidnisches Dorf: Most of the merchadise there was either not what I like or simply too expensive. I really would have liked to add some steampunk or at least steampunkish spectacles from Shades Nosferatu to my eyewear collection but I had promised myself not to overstretch …

The WGT 2008: Second disjunct episode

Obviously, there was a lot more to disover in the Heidnisches Dorf. There were two stages and we had the peasure to listen to The Moon and the Nightspirit from the eastern reaches of Austria-Hungary, namely Hungary. Here’s an image taken from their æthernet site: Not steampunk but pagan-medieval with …

The WGT 2008: First disjunct episode

Being dressed up as a steampunk at the WGT (Wave-Gotik-Treffen) in Leipzig means you don’t really stand out off the crowd. My dear wife and me had quite a few encounters with people who could easily be used as decoys for a number of actions. For example there were those …

So, another Steampunk Blog

Yet another Steampunk Blog. As if there aren’t enough already, but not to worry, it shall not stop me. This is going to be a very much “in-character” blog, so everything in here will be viewed from a Steampunk perspective. For the greater part, I am going to put my …