Steampunk News round up 19/02/2015

‘Skin Deep Sea’ puts steam in a titillating steampunk fairytale Minneapolis Star Tribune ‘Skin Deep Sea’ puts steam in a titillating steampunk fairytale that removes it from the reality of steampunk fantasy and puts it into the orbit of reality TV. Twisted Colossus on Track for Spring Opening SCVNEWS.com Six Flags Magic Mountain officials say Twisted Colossus is on track for its spring opening complete with a new revamped steampunk area. “I’d say… Karaski: What Goes Up… Slavic-Steampunk RPG Unraveling a Plot Onboard an Airship! GameDev.net Hello Fellow GameDevs! I’d like to introduce you to my second upcoming indie game, … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 19/02/2015

Steampunk News round up 18/02/2015

Kickstarting a next-gen steampunk nixie clock Boing Boing Kyle writes, “The first clock in my series of Steampunk Nixie timepieces was successfully funded on Kickstarter last year, and I’ve just released the next… THEATER REVIEW | Retrofabulus steampunk “Oliver!” at the Pantages Theatre fun to look at Twin Cities Daily Planet Victorian steampunk is the overriding design aesthetic and plenty fun to watch. The fast and loose connection to realism is both this production’s… VAL opens two new exhibits Star Local Media The Steampunk exhibit opens Saturday. Steampunk is a subgenre of science fiction and fantasy literature and art that … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 18/02/2015

Steampunk News round up 17/02/2015

Pitt-Greensburg Theatre Company Spring Production: Jekyll/Hyde set in Steampunk Victorian… Westmoreland County Times The Steampunk theme is a creative element added by Stephen Schrum, PhD, associate professor of Theatre and director of the spring production. Steampunk Meets 3D Printing: Our Top 7 3D Printed Steampunk Designs 3DPrint.com Steampunk is a genre that many are familiar with but don’t actually know much about. They are familiar with books, movies… Style Stop: Calyx Moore GazetteNET Her style: I’m really into something called Steampunk. It’s a style of dress and subculture of science-fiction. It’s all really fluffy dresses and corsets and… Was the … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 17/02/2015

Steampunk News round up 12/02/2015

Embed from Getty Images More news from the steampunk globe. Mickey’s Sorcerer’s Hat at Hollywood Studios is looking pretty steampunk Orlando Weekly (blog) 7, not much was left of the hat but its skeleton – which actually makes it look kind of steampunk. We tracked down a few more pics on Instagram to see… The C-Word with Cosplayer Tia Maria Nuke The Fridge This week, we have a cosplayer who loves the steampunk scene and you may have seen her around at conventions. Her name is Tia Maria aka… Sci-Fi Center Celebrates Friday the 13th, Alice Goes Steampunk Vegas Seven … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 12/02/2015

Steampunk News round up 11/02/2015

Embed from Getty Images A selection of steampunk news from around the world from the last two days.   How the diabolical Viola Carr came up with the idea for her new release USA TODAY Viola Carr shares how the idea for her romantic steampunk adventure The Diabolical Miss Hyde, book one in the Electric Empire series, came to her.   Priority list includes Bogart, Gershwin, steampunk and more Indianapolis Business Journal (blog) Butler Ballet offers two separate programs for its annual fest, which include works by resident choreographers Marek Cholewa, Patrick Hinson…   What if? Alternative history’s butterfly moments … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 11/02/2015

Steampunk News round up 09/02/2015

Embed from Getty Images A pick of the daily steampunk news from around the world. Eastern Florida Instuctor Authors Popular Steampunk Book SpaceCoastDaily.com A steampunk connoisseur, white elephant collector and caffeine junkie, the author now lives in Brevard County with her husband and two children. Goodman’s ‘Guide to Victorian Life’ reminds us how easy we have it today Toledo Blade She has not just researched the Victorian era, she has lived it. She has sewn its clothes, lived its conditions, and done its work. Yes, she has washed… Why are Sherlock stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman in Victorian costumes? … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 09/02/2015

Steampunk News round up 08/02/2015

A shopper’s delight Seaway News CORNWALL, Ontario – The retro-futuristic glamour of steampunk fashion was too much to resist for Judy Kroon at the Purely Handmade Cornwall Arts… At TempleCon, life as it could be if only for a few hours The Providence Journal “I like seeing other people in their costumes,” said Kaylar Grant, of Carver, Mass., who dressed as a steampunk pirate and plans to study costume… Superfast 3D printed octopus robot developed Zee News London: Scientists have developed an octopus-like robot, which can zoom through water with ultra-fast propulsion and acceleration never before seen… What to do … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 08/02/2015

Steampunk News round up 07/02/2015

Embed from Getty Images VIDEO: Author Edits Preview For First Collections of Steampunk Sherlock Holmes Manga Crunchyroll News The first volume of Akuto -ACT- team Daisuke “Sai” Ihara and Hitotsu Yokoshima’s Gunlock manga was released in Japan today, and to promote it, the… Who Wants a Steampunk Gameboy? Visual News It does look kinda cool – so the next time you find yourself at a steampunk party and it starts to lag, just bust out your gameboy and play some Tetris… Game of Thrones, Doctor Who and Star Trek stars coming to Southampton Daily Echo The theme of the ball … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 07/02/2015

Steampunk News round up 06/02/2015

Embed from Getty Images “I First Discovered The Character Of Van Helsing Through Peter Cushing…” – David Avallon On… Bleeding Cool News BYRON BREWER: David, there is a lot going on in this steampunk Vampi saga. You must really be enjoying getting your fangs… er uh, teeth… into… Victorian villas overlooking Pearson Park to become 9 flats despite objections Hull Daily Mail PLANS to convert two semi-detached former Victorian villas overlooking Pearson Park have been given the go-ahead despite objections from… Women and young offenders in Victorian England Leiden University Dr Zoe Alker and Dr Lucy Williams will present their … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 06/02/2015

Steampunk news round up 05/02/2015

Georgetown’s First Steampunk-Inspired Bar Opens Friday Washingtonian.com (blog) The drinks and food, however, don’t venture into Steampunk’s post-apocalyptic realm. Latté Da returns to Hennepin with a steampunk ‘Oliver!’ Minneapolis Star Tribune Latté Da returns to Hennepin with a steampunk ‘Oliver!’ Article by: GRAYDON ROYCE … A steampunk-inspired “Oliver!” is the largest production so far. Project Exergy wants to build a home computer that also heats your house The Verge With its bundles of tubes, scrappy welding, and old-fashioned dials, Henry the computer looks like something from the backroom of a steampunk … Minecraft PS4 & PS3 Update Gives Players A Breathe … Continue reading Steampunk news round up 05/02/2015