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Crosswind – Another intriguing tale

I mentioned in the last podcast I have a back-list of some 30 books I want to read and review, all Steampunk related. Well, here’s one more. Crosswind by Steve Rzasa   This is what it says on the sleeve: It’s been almost five hundred years since the collapse of …

Non-Euclidean Æthercast Episode 9: We can't be everywhere

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean9.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:41 — 19.0MB) | EmbedToday is all about the fact that we as a scene and especially those of us who run the better known websites cannot be everywhere. Things will be overlooked, events will not be featured for the simple fact …

Leviathans – Soon to be an online game!

The huge anticipation over online games in development for release in 2013 for the epic Shadowrun and BattleTech universes demonstrates that visually dynamic, story-driven realms wed fantastically with digital mediums. With the release of the years-in-development tactical combat game, Leviathans, Catalyst Game Labs has embraced the creation of another, epic, fully-fleshed-out experience: a 1910 alternate …

Something is going on on Mars…

Well, NASA has announced the Curiosity Rover has made a discovery on Mars but this is all for now. Apparently, someone has also said that, if the discovery is confirmed, it will be one for the history books. Of course, everybody is now lurking for the announcement of LIFE ON …

Steampunking American History -Steam Patriots

I have had several run-ins with the American way to paint history in my time. Chiefly during the student’s exchange in 1988/89. It is therefore with some mixed feelings I present this Steampunk Kickstarter project to you. It sounds really interesting, but I am a little cautious about it. If …

It is International Dieselpunk Day

Today is November 11th, Armistice Day. The armistice of the Great War also marks the historic (if you want to call it that…) divide between Steampunk and Dieselpunk, so, as of today, November 11th is also International Dieselpunk Day and 2012 is the first time, it is celebrated. Rather unfortunately, …

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