Living up to it’s name in every way, Ironbridge Gorge features both a gorge and an Iron Bridge. In fact, the bridge located at the Iron Bridge Gorge museums was the first to be built ever in the world, back … Continue reading The Town That Never Was Event Report
We all know that in 2012, IBM labelled the word “steampunk” as a buzzword for 2013. Because of that it generated all sorts of ridiculous articles and increased prices on eBay by at least 30%. Since then mainstream business has … Continue reading Finding Acceptance in the World
Play to the Gallery are a five piece band from Michigan consisting of Christopher, Stephen, Kurt, Matt and Abbey. On stage they adopt character personas of The Barker, The Conjurer, The Gadgeteer, The Professor and The Stargazer respectively. They describe themselves as a “unique theatrical experience coupled with dance-able, original music” in a steampunk style. I was sent their album to listen to a few weeks ago. They have an interesting style of music which prioritises traditional band instruments but occasionally injects elements of electronica. The sound which – without seeing them dressed up – could be mistaken as mainstream rock with their own twist, but with … Continue reading Ring Around The Rosie by Play to the Gallery album review
While you were all tucking into your chocolate eggs, this year, I had sacrificed my time to dress in my steampunk finery and head over to Manchester, UK. TimeQuake is the newest event from the Ministry of Steampunk (formerly the … Continue reading A Weekend at TimeQuake
Looking for some more spooky fun? Check out Victoria L. Szulc’s piece about the Winchester Mystery House! Continue reading Check out the New Music Video “Seance” by Eli August
LONDON, UK – 6 February 2018 – Videogame publisher Rising Star Games, in collaboration with critically-acclaimed developer Image & Form, today announced that the smash-hit title SteamWorld Dig 2 is soon to be available for Nintendo Switch™ and PlayStation®4 as a physical retail release. … Continue reading Steamworld Dig 2 Releasing Exclusive Double-Sided Poster and Reversible Inlay on Nintendo Switch & Playstation®4
Swain Ski Resort have launched their new Escape the Room game and have began with a steampunk themed room. The new business venture has been created by Swain Resorts owners under the brand new company Nick of Time Events. The … Continue reading Steampunk Themed Escape the Room
Visitors to the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences have a little over a week to experience John W Elliott’s intriguing “Exterminati Sunt Mechanica” exhibit. Blending classical scientific illustrations of arthropods (creepy crawlies) with cyber and steampunk themes, the exhibition started … Continue reading Natural Science meets Steampunk in Museum’s Nature Art Gallery Show
Ever since the Captain strode onto the stage at Whitby Steampunk Weekend, I’ve been avidly following his moves. Waiting fervently for a copy of his album to review for the Journal. It’s finally arrived and I’ve spent the last two weeks letting the Captain’s smooth operatic voice slide into my ears.
Hidden Gems by Captain of the Lost Waves costs £12.00 and is available from the main website.
OAKLAND, California – November 16, 2017: Imperial Play have announced a partnership with CashBet to power their new steampunk themed social casino. Through the partnership, CashBet will be Imperial Play’s iGaming platform provider. Players will have access to 26 casino games including slots tournaments. There will also be a meta game for steampunk builders. Expected release is early 2018. James Poole, CEO of Imperial Play, said: “Our upcoming online entertainment and lifestyle hub will marry fantasy with reality, offering players a virtual steampunk world of gaming. By leveraging CashBet’s turnkey platform, we will enable a unique and superior casino … Continue reading Imperial Play selects CashBet to power steampunk social casino