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January 2013

The Conclusion of the Steampunks for Malala Yousafzai Fundraiser

All right. The fundraiser has concluded, and although we did not reach the goal of raising 500$, at least we managed to raise more than 100$ and since every little helps. We did a good job. Eben more important, we had donors from all over the world, from Down Under, …

Cyberpunk 2077

Looking good: Only bad thing: I guess I need a new computer to run this one. Find out more about this upcoming game here: Cyberpunk.net I have played the role playing game Cyberpunk 2077 is based on. To say I am looking forward to the release of Cyberpunk 2077 would …

The Crypto-Historians: A new Steampunk web series

This just came in through the ætherbox A NEW “STEAMPUNK” (TV/WEB) SERIES “THE CRYPTO-HISTORIANS” -Our future is in their hands!- Science fiction writer and war veteran Jimmy Diggs has written more episodes of “Star Trek” than any other freelance writer in the history of the franchise and has been called, …

5 Years of Excellence – The Smoking Lounge

Five years ago today, the Smoking Lounge was founded. This forum is the birthplace of the famed Gatehouse Gazette, and the place where I started seriously interacting with other Steampunks. I have also made some real friends there and remain a contributor to the blog, the forum and the (now …

The last week of the Steampunks for Malala Yousafzai fundraiser – Please donate!

The Steampunks for Malala Yousafzai fundraiser is almost over and there is still a lot of way to go to the target-amount of 500 $ which will be donated to the DIL Trust. I am in contact with some members of the board of the DIL Trust and I will …

Occupy R'lyeh!

It is an aeon-old fact, it was hidden from mankind and the universe since before the Elder Things filtered down from the stars. It was true in the abysses between the dimensions long before the earth was formed and it is still true now: 1% of the Great Old Ones …

Exciting news from the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences

My friends over at the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences have some exciting news to tell: Their story, universe and all will be turned into a role playing game, so you, too, yes you, can become an agent for the Ministry. The game is still in development but you can find …