Are you ready for Asylum VII?

Many splendid items are for sale in the Steampunk Market
Many splendid items are for sale in the Steampunk Market

What is going to be the biggest seventh installment this year? The release of Star Wars VII or Weekend at the Asylum VII? Hailed as the largest steampunk event in Europe, for me it captures all that a steampunk event should be. The organisers really do seem to know what they’re doing with what they provide for the attendees. From the Illicit Market, to the Best Costume competition, there’s something that can entertain everyone. Continue reading “Are you ready for Asylum VII?”

Steampunk News round up 20/03/2015

Magic Leap just revealed an augmented reality steampunk shooter The Verge The game in the video bears the branding of Dr. Grordbort, a line of steampunk-esque guns, comics, and other products. Dr. Grordbort was created by… Why Flying A Solar Plane Around The World Is Not Victorian Folly CleanTechnica His expedition stood in the tradition of the Victorian age of exploration, when scientists and adventurers from Europe were high on self-esteem as well… Magnetic: Cage Closed Is Steampunk Portal With Magnets [VIDEO] iDigitalTimes.com Have you ever played around with two magnets, attracting and repelling them to make one float? Wondered … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 20/03/2015

Steampunk News round up 17/03/2015

‘The Order: 1886’ is a disappointing, short, linear trip to Victorian London mySanAntonio.com Set in an alternate reality of Victorian London, the game exudes cool. But a couple of hours into the game, and the realization slowly dawned on me… Victorian Society urges Council to preserve district’s schools heritage Bradford Telegraph and Argus A DECISION to demolish David Hockney‘s former school in Bradford has been condemned by the Victorian Society as it campaigns to save the… Victorian ‘Bad Girls’ in Isle of Man exhibition BBC News Pickpockets from a bygone age on the Isle of Man are to feature in … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 17/03/2015