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Review: Cryptex Version 2.0 – Almost like a Pocket Watch

After getting my hands on the first version of the Cryptex and reviewing it, it was only a matter of time until the collection was extended. I am now also the proud and delighted owner of the next generation Cryptex USB drive in a flat, round brass shell which doubles …

Review and feature: Steampunk Cryptex Flash Drive and SteampunkJunkies.net

So today’s post is going to be two things at once, first, I am going to review the Steampunk Cryptex USB Drive, and then I am going to talk about the website I got it from, Steampunkjunkies.net. Disclaimer: I got the Steampunk Cryptex USB Drive from Steampunkjunkies for free, they …

Review: Rude Alchemy

Already some time back, I was contacted by the gentleman Andy Wertner who humbly suggested his podcast and radio drama Rude Alchemy for my listening enjoyment and a possible review. I did in deed listen to it and will now give a review. This is another one of those difficult …

Review: Jews vs Aliens (Anthology)

One thing first: Jews vs Aliens is not Steampunk, two of the stories in there fall, from what I can tell, into the Pulp Era and could be considered Dieselpunk but I primarily read the anthology for two reasons: The title alone… The anthology was curated and edited by my …

Review: Mr. Strange – The Wonderful World of Weird

Right, let’s get this thing done, shall we? Mr. Strange’s minion Gary already contacted me in April and suggested for me to review Mr. Strange’s latest album, The Wonderful World of Weird, which is exactly what I will do now, though it is by far an easy task. The Wonderful …

Review: The Machine | This is a Cyberpunk Jewel!

Two computer programmers fall in love as they create the first-ever piece of self-aware artificial intelligence, designed to help humanity. But things go terribly wrong when the British Government steals their breakthrough and teaches it to become a robotic weapon. This is the very short synopsis of the movie and …

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #24 – A bushel of Steampunk Reviews

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean24.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:14 — 12.1MB) | EmbedSince I will very likely not be able to do all the reviews I want to do any time soon, I am trying to be efficient about it and do as many in one go as are easily …

Review: War of the Worlds: Goliath

Not since Iron Sky have I anticipated the release of a movie as much as War of the Worlds: Goliath. I have been following the developments surrounding this movie since 2010; I was thus overjoyed when I was contacted by people involved with the project if I would be interested …

Review: Escape the Clouds – Moments EP

The fifth longplayer by Escape the Clouds, and this one is a little bit different; it is purely instrumental and it is also regrettably short, only six tracks all in all. The content of the EP can be described rather adequately by one sentence: The joy of air travel distilled …

Review: Steampunk Style

The stream of books about the look and feel of Steampunk continues: Steampunk Style is the latest of this kind that has found its way into my humble abode and it is something special: It is from Japan, to be exact, the first genuine Japanese example of Steampunk (other than …