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Russian Steampunk -The 4th installment of the Aniway Steampunk Party

Russia has steam in the boiler. I never doubted that ever since I first made contact with soome Russian Steampunks. They have been active for a while, as is proven by the fact that Aniway.org has organized a Steampunk party for the fourth time, and this is the video documenting …

Review: Heart of Iron by Ekatarina Sedia

With the exception of Lavie Tidhar, I have thus far only read steampunk novels from countries which were at one time or another part of the British Empire, most are still part of the Commonwealth. So, I was rather interested in Hearts of Iron, since Ekatarina Sedia is from what …

Transnational Steampunk Shoutout

Just a quick thing this evening. I had a bedroom to rearrange and twor Ikea wardrobes to put up (curses, curses) so I did not really have the time to get any decent blogging done and right now I am too tired… So instead, I just pass a fun piece …

Russian Dieselpunk Art

It is always so great to see great concept art such as this one: 210609 – NFZ A2 by *600v on deviantART Loooks like something that is equally at home on the road and in the sky, doesn’t it? And again, it is  coming out of Russia. I highly recommend …

More great stuff out of Russia

Look at this beauty, the perfect toy for tinkerer and their children, a Russian-built RC Steam Tank: I wonder how much it would take to build a life-size version of this thing. Well, one could use an old steam-powered locomotive as a basis, I guess. On a different note: I …

More international connections

It is always lovely to see how common interests connect people across the globe. After making contact with such diverse sites as Parliament & Wake, Steampunk Family and Upon a Midnight Dreary, I am now in touch with  group of Russian and Ukrainian Steampunks. Incidentally, they are the peole who …