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Januar 2010

Riese the Series – Gallery Images

Here are two images of my favourite and most steampunk of all webseries: Riese. I can hardly wait until chapter two starts, especially after viewing the very exciting trailer a few days ago. But for now, here is one image each of Herrick and Fenrir: The evil, scary and fascinating …

Beauty and Steampunk -Tribal Belly Dance

The headline is actually a bit missleading. It could be interpreted to imply that Steampunk is in itself not connected to beauty. As we know, this is not tru. Steampunk has very refined æthetics, from fashion, to design to manners, everything revolves around and develops along inherent values of æthetics …

The Whisperer in Darkness

The famed crew of the famed crew of HPLHS Motion Pictures strikes again. This time it is an adaption of The Whisperer in Darkness. I can’t wait until it is released but for now I have to content myself with the trailer. Looks eldridgely promising, doesn’t it? (oppinions indicating the …

Riese the Series – Chapter Two

To my delight I just discovered the trailer for chapter two of Riese the Series on Youtube this morning. It looks like a lot of action and a host of new characters are in, too. The plot thickens. My beloved arch-villain Herrick features prominently. I would really hate it, if …

On this day in 1871

One image is worth a thousand words: The first unified German nation-state since the Peace of Westphalia. The good: Up to late 1888 there was very little tension with neighbouring states as Kaiser Friedrich Wilhelm, Kaiser Friedrich III (whose reign was far to short anyway) and Chancellor Bismarck did not …