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EuroSteamCon in Barcelona – Photos

Last weekend, the second instalment of EuroSteamCon took place, and after spending last year in Vienna, I decided to go to Barcelona this year. I did not regret my decision. The people were amazing, the weather was just perfect, and I had the best ham sandwich of my life. All …

Burning Man, Maker Faire and Beyond

Watch and learn, a very interesting talk and presentation in deed! The bumpy start of the whole thing is particularly charming. Cacophony on Demand: Making Your Own Alternative Culture from Maker Faire on FORA.tv One question remains now: Where can I join the Cacophony Society?

SteamTour in Marseille – Photo Gallery

Credit for this post goes to an online friend of mine, Andreas Buchty, who visited the SteamTour in Marseille and was kind enough to send the following photos to me for publishing. So through Andreas’ generosity, I am now able to share this really huge gallery with you, full of …

Compass Steampunk Fashion Evening in London

Can you make it to the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham rather easily? Are you interested in Steampunk? If the answer to both questions ins yes, then I have an event which could be of some interest to you: The 1st Compass Steampunk Fashion Evening! One night of tantalizing …

Willits 2013 Kinetic Carnivale Trailer

Willits Kinetic Carnival in California is returning this year on September 7th and 8th. This is the trailer (actually a compilation of clips taken at last year’s event): To find out more, visit the Facebook Page of the Kinetic Carnivale I will very likely not make it there, the Atlantic …

More Steampunk out of Finland – FinnCon 2013 and more

My sincere thanks to Magdalena Hai for bringing this to my attention: This weekend, FinnCon is going on in Helsinki, and what I could make out from the English Program, it is one of those conventions I could kick myself for not being able to make it ther. Check it …

Czech Steampunk Event in Chotebor this Friday!

My dear friends in the Czech Republic have an event going this Friday in the fair town of Chotebor. They have a very extensive program going, over three days, from Friday to Sunday. I am especially pleased to see my friend Barbora is heavily involved in the event. Unfortunately, I …

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #18: Steampunk University Lecture

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean18.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:17 — 68.4MB) | EmbedYesterday, I had the pleasure of giving a presentation on Steampunk at the TU Dortmund. The slides are available for download here: http://www.slideshare.net/Yithmas/steampunk-what-theairkraken Obviously, you can also listen to the podcast and I hope there will also be …

Help Daily Steampunk win an award (and spread the word, please!)

Hello everybody. A good friend of mine, Alex Jahnke of Clockworker.de and me need your help to win an award. Last year, we wrote a book in German about the Steampunk subculture, Steampunk – Kurz & Geek (the one in the right menu, with “Shameless Plug” written over it). This book …

The Non-Euclidean Æthercast #17: Yelling Fanboy Edition and RPC 2013 in Cologne

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean17.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:43 — 9.5MB) | EmbedFollowing up on yesterday’s blog post, here’s my podcast on my visit to the Role Playing Convention in Cologne last Saturday. Also, I am talking about the Steampunk Soirée which followed the Convention in the evening and the …