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December 2011

Sharing the Pain

A friend of mine shared this on the well-known ætherweb gathering place remotely connected to libraries (as far as the name is concerned). Now it is time to share the pain. It really made me cringe but it is also bizarrely amusing: And speeaking of bizarre, another friend of mine …

Vaguely Steampunk Christmas Sculpture

If you keep your eyes open, you discover steampunk-esque artifacts almost everywhere. This image was taken in pretty close proximity to where I spend most hours of daylight during the winter months, i.e. near my office: Now, what can we make of this sculpure? Something modernist or is it almost …

Atompunk: Happy Bermuda Triangle Day!

I guess this is one of the least-known and at the same time earliest holidays in the Atompunk Calendar: Bermuda Triangle Day! In case you did not know: The Bermuda Triangle is named after the course Flight 19, was supposed to take on December 5th 1945. Flight 19 was made …

Neil Gaiman, Steampunk and The Guild!

What an absolutely epic combo! The Living Legend Neil Gaiman, Felicia Day and the other brave adventurers of The Guild fame and Steampunk all together in one video… OK, it’s an episode of The Guild, so Felicia and her crew are hardly a surprize… Anyway, please enjoy the distilled epicness/epicicity… …

Review: Victor Sierra – Electric Rain

Before I start with the review, I have got something to request: If some of you know of a band or single artist in the general vicinity of steampunk you consider bad, let me know. It is getting somewhat embarrassing. When I look back on the albums I have had …

Boneshaker is coming to the Big Screen!

Yes, you read this one correctly. Cherie Priest’s fantastic novel Boneshaker is being turned into a movie. She has announced this on her blog, all I am doing is spread the good news. The official statement is this one: Los Angeles, CA – November 30, 2011 Brian Oliver, President of …