Greetings Steampunk lovers! I’m starting a monthly spotlight on Steampunk themed projects on Kickstarter, and occasionally I’ll also include other fun projects that fall into one of the other punk sub-genres, too. Let’s see what’s on tap for September. Publishing … Continue reading Steampunk on Kickstarter: September 2020 Edition
BURBANK, CA. Madeleine Holly-Rosing, writer/creator of the comic Boston Metaphysical Society announced the launch of her campaign to fund the printing of Boston Metaphysical Society: Ghosts and Demons as well as their first coloring book with twenty illustrations by Alejandro … Continue reading Boston Metaphysical Society Comic Introduces Its First Ever Coloring Book in Crowdfunding Campaign to Print the Next Short Graphic Novel
Our darling Captain of The Lost Waves. A relative newcomer to the steampunk scene yet it’s difficult to remember a time before he graced our stages. Such is his presence, talent and thesaurus-like dialect. You will all be familiar with … Continue reading Captain Of The Lost Waves Second Album Seeks Funding
Many UK based steampunks will be familiar with Rob Bracewell from A Splendid Day Out (ASDO). He’s one of the three organisers of ASDO in Morecambe (click this link for the Steampunk Journal report). ASDO has grown to become one … Continue reading Steampunks Pledge Support for Event Organiser
Steampunk Journal, the most popular online steampunk news site in the world, have launched a Patreon page. The page is launched and aims to raise just $20 per month initially to increase the speed of the site. In 2013, I … Continue reading Steampunk Journal is on Patreon!
Bonsart Bokel is a familiar name in the British and European steampunk community. He came into steampunk around 2010 from a background in 14th century re-enactment. During his time there he watched a lot of anime and was drawn in … Continue reading Interview with Bonsart Bokel
When I was in my early teens I became obsessed with the Fighting Fantasy books by Ian Livingstone and Steve Jackson. I had managed to collect nearly every single one before people moved over to table top gaming and the books stopped coming. I lost interest. I’d never really liked the space based ones anyway. Continue reading “Steam Highwayman game book announced”
While in Sandbach, I was lucky enough to be invited to the evening event where I watched a number of splendid acts. One such act was the escapology of Greg Chapman. He’s the chap who runs Condensed Histories. Since then … Continue reading The Last Airship seeks funding
Day four sees us move into the world of comic books. Favoured by many a geek and always on the menu at Elemental Manor, comic books bring mirth, merriment and an insatiable need to protect paper with plastic sleeves. Launched … Continue reading Steampunk Anniversary Giveaway, April 4th – Arcane Sally & Mr Steam
Well, steampunks certainly seem to cut it fine. We started a Kickstarter crowdfund campaign a month ago when we were invited to cover the Edwardian Ball. It’s a charitable festival which has grown from an underground party to an internationally … Continue reading We Did It! We’re bringing the Edwardian Ball to you!