Mickey Mouse – The Mechanical Kingdom

After hearing about it in the Gatehouse, after it was mentioned in the H.P. Lovecraft Literary Podcast and after my good friend Timo pointed me to it, I want to say a little something about:

Mickey Mouse - The Mechanical Kingdom

So, Disney has put the usual suspects into Steampunk gear and come up with a background story to match…

I am… Amazed, astonished, delighted, flabbergasted, surprised… you get the idea. All I can say is: By Jove!

And, as has been pointed out over at Voyages Extraordinaires, Disney and Steampunk is neither uncool nor mainstream. They have been at the forefront of the genre for longer than most of us have been alive!

Besides: I hope there will be a comic book following. It has been 25 year if not longer that I read a Disney comic book…