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The Christmas Truce – Sainsbury’s OFFICIAL Christmas 2014 Ad

| 15. November 2014

I have to give credit to Tee Morris for pointing my attention to this jewel of a TV advert. I hope you all know on what actual historic event the advert is based. If not, please feel ashamed and go here. Beautiful, simply beautiful! I wish we would see more on TV with such a […]

Merry Christmas, Yule, Saturnalia and so on, everybody!

| 24. Dezember 2012

Another year has almost passed, it was quite an eventful one here at The Traveler’s Steampunk Blog. We got the European Steampunk Convention going, I published a book with Alex from Clockworker and the two of us got Pip Ballentine and Tee Morris to give us an interview for our respective podcasts. Speaking of which, […]

Office Party Win!

| 23. Dezember 2011

So two days ago, we had our company christmas party. Quite a great evening. It was the best office party I have been to since I left Games Workshop in 2000 (nothing beats a party at Bugman’s Bar). One of the highlights was one of my colleagues doing some magic tricks (he is in fact […]

Vaguely Steampunk Christmas Sculpture

| 6. Dezember 2011

If you keep your eyes open, you discover steampunk-esque artifacts almost everywhere. This image was taken in pretty close proximity to where I spend most hours of daylight during the winter months, i.e. near my office: Now, what can we make of this sculpure? Something modernist or is it almost dystopian? Some rusty cog-wheels on […]

Help a fellow Steampunk (and please retweet)

| 21. Dezember 2010

Hello all. This is important, a fellow Steampunk is in need so let’s all band together and help him out. So this is what it is all about: The gentleman on the right is, Jordan. He’s not only a great guy with a wife and kid, but he also runs the steampunk/alternative music label Sepiachord. […]

Featured Artist: The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing

| 6. Dezember 2010

From the shores of my beloved Britain come The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing and they have prepared quite an excellent present for us for Christmas: A Very Steampunk Christmas EP by twentiethcenturymarc Powerful, fast and cunningly arranged music for a loud Steampunk Christmas. Oh Joy-Oi-Oi! Just what I like… And on […]