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June 2015

Steampunk Coca Cola

If anybody still had any doubt that Steampunk was not yet firmly entrenched in the cultural mainstream, I present Exhibit A: The Steampunk Coca Cola spot: Coca Cola | Steampunk Coke (DC) from Max Tsui on Vimeo. Full credits for this little jewel can be found here: chriskerstan.de/portfolio/steampunk-coke/ Even better, …

Book Feature and Guest Post – Iron and Blood by Gail Z Martin

Today is one of the rare occasions when I welcome an actual guest-author for a blog post on The Traveler’s Steampunk Blog. It is Gail Z Martin, best-selling author of The Chronicles Of The Necromancer, the Fallen Kings Cycle and the Ascendant Kingdoms Saga. Here is a short introduction to …

Postapocalyptic Steampunk Arthouse Project

This is another gem that came in through the ætherbox. Olive Long after the last great cities have crumbled, Eugene is the last botanist on the planet, in fact he may very well be the last of our ill-fated species. Trapped indoors by an endless winter storm since he was …

Rest in Peace, Christopher Lee

2015 is not a good year for living legends, it seems. Christopher Lee has passed on at the venerable age of 93. Christopher Lee was one of those actors that do not need an introduction and he has very likely played more iconic roles over a greater period of time …

Aether: The Rise of Specter – An Indie Steampunk Epic!

When this blog was young, I featured a short piece called Lightning in the Bottle in two separate postings. Now, almost five years later, the creative head of Lightning in the Bottle, Drew Hall, has contacted me again. He has teamed up with some amazing talent such as Alex Funke, …

Space 1889: The Secret of Phobos – Support this Movie!

As I mentioned in the podcast two days ago, there is a Space 1889 movie in the making in Viernheim, Germany and there is a Kickstarter project for the movie, please lend your support! Here is some more info on what the project and the movie are all about: Space …

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #31 – German Steampunk, I say!

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean31.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:06 — 10.2MB) | EmbedAfter more than five years I can finally say  the Steampunks in Germany have gotten their gears together and are moving things. The last 12 months have seen a lot of events and other things going on. The …