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Guardians of the Rose – Retro-adventure game from the 8-bit days – Please support!

The Ætherbox has brought yet another worthy project to my attention: Guardians of the Rose, an independent fantasy adventure game done in wonderfully retro 8-bit style and thus harking back to the glorious days of the very first Legend of Zelda and other classic titles. First, the trailer: But since …

Stygian – A Lovecraftian Computer RPG for everyone

  “Stygian: Reign of the Old Ones” is a supernatural horror roleplaying video game which takes place in the strange worlds of Howard Phillips Lovecraft. Stygian will draw the player into a bleak journey from a ruined Arkham to the very depths of the Abyss. The gameplay experience promises a …

Steampunk Art: Gary Nicholls – The Imaginarium Book 1

Way back in 2013 I introduced you to the art of Gary Nicholls and back then, there were already plans being made to turn Gary’s art into a limited edition art print book. Well, now the project is taking shape and there is a campaign at Kickstarter, which has already …

Kickstarter Loot: Deluxe Mage: The Ascension

Mage:The Ascension is the one role playing game from the World of Darkness series that holds a special place in my heart. Already several years ago, I mentioned in a blog post that Neil Gaiman’s Sandman played an integral part in becoming who I am today. The same is true …

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 …

Help a Boar become Austro-Hungarian Emperor!

If this headline did not get your attention, you are probably dead… Anyway, may I present to you this bizarre jewel of an independent game, by Croatian game company Studio Spektar: The good people at Studio Spektar have this to say about the game world: Viktor’s cartoon world is not …

Keep Dieselpunks.org from falling!

Tome Wilson, an icon of the Dieselpunk community and head behind the famed website and community dieselpunks.org needs our help! Since its beginning in 2009 Dieselpunks.org has grown into one of the biggest and liveliest ætherweb abodes of our scene, this has also led to its associated costs have increased …

The Beast of Verant City – Kickstarter Campaign

From the Steamfantasy side of things comes the following project for a webseries that I would like to bring to your attention today: The Beast of Verant City The Beast of Verant City is set in a fantastic world where the royal families of the Seven Great Nations possess magical …

Doctor Who and Firefly in a Steampunk Webseries?

That at least is one of the features of a planned Steampunk webseries by the name of TINKERS. The press release for TINKERS sounds intriguing and has quite a list of names attached to it: Prepare for a high-flying steampunk adventure in this all-new sci-fi/fantasy series about a pair of …

Bodacious Creed: A Steampunk Zombie Western

This is terribly overdue, sorry Jonathan. Already some time ago I received this really nice feedback comment: Dear Traveler, I am loving your blog. I’m a huge fan of all things steampunk, which will make even more sense as you read the rest of this message. You’ve reviewed a lot …