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The Ward – H.P. Lovecraft inspired sitcom

Good job I regularly check out what my good friend Captain Serenus is doing over at Clockworker (see sidebar for link). Otherwise I would have probably failed to mention this excellent sitcom The Ward on my blog. Since the Cthulhu Mythos is the second main theme of this blog, it …

Phoenix Rising – The Official Trailer

Just a quick update concerning the most excellent Steampunk novel Phoenix Rising, which I was fortunate enough to review. Some talented people have gotten together and produced this outstanding little trailer: Oh yes, the blessings of the ætherweb and modern technology in general. It is now possible to turn literature …

Steampunk Cyborg Anatomy

In Lavie Tidhar’s Camera Obscura, one of the protagonists is the Marquis de Sade. In the novel, he is a stempunk cyborg. And Steampunk Cyborg is the keyword which brings me to today’s piece of art: The Steamunk Spine A chest is attached, too. Sort of. Now this is something …

Happy Airkraken Day!

Happy Airkraken Day everybody! Today is one of the most important holidays in a Steampunk’s life and I actually tried to wear a little steampunk gear in the office. Since I am working for a really respectable company now, my choices were limited. So I settled for an acceptable mix …

Tokio Hacker Space requests assistance

Hello all, another necessary off-topic post. My friend Alex over at Technomancer has blogged about this and I simply spread the word further: To all the people on the good planet Earth, the crew of Tokyo HackerSpace has a message that we would like to send to you: By now, …

Great Language Learning Challenge – Steampunk Multiculturalism

In January, the Multiculturalism for Steampunk Blog challenged us all to learn a new language. In order to enter, you had to prepare a video, here is mine, I tried to tackle Japanese:

And today's featured article in the Wikipedia… (Part III)

Ah, how great it is to visit the Wikipedia in the morning and find the following featured article on the main page: Frederick III, German Emperor The little royalist Steampunk in me rejoyces!

Iron Grip: Marauders, play it now!

Well, this is exciting news: My favourite Steampunk-themed online strategy game, come to think of it, my favourite online strategy game, period, has left the closed beta and is now in open beta. Iron Grip: Marauders awaits you! Join the fight! It features smooth gameplay, magnificent graphics, truely awesome units …

Lovett: Something Steampunk this Way Cometh

Some more music for you: Lovett is going to release the album Highway Collection on March 15th. Still a bit in the future, I know. The reason why I am telling you this: As of today the video Eye of the Storm is available on AOL spinner. The corresponding single …