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Space 1889: The Secret of Phobos – Support this Movie!

| 3. Juni 2015

As I mentioned in the podcast two days ago, there is a Space 1889 movie in the making in Viernheim, Germany and there is a Kickstarter project for the movie, please lend your support! Here is some more info on what the project and the movie are all about: Space 1889 is THE original Steampunk […]

Help a Boar become Austro-Hungarian Emperor!

| 22. November 2014

If this headline did not get your attention, you are probably dead… Anyway, may I present to you this bizarre jewel of an independent game, by Croatian game company Studio Spektar: The good people at Studio Spektar have this to say about the game world: Viktor’s cartoon world is not entirely different from our world. […]

Keep Dieselpunks.org from falling!

| 12. September 2014

Tome Wilson, an icon of the Dieselpunk community and head behind the famed website and community dieselpunks.org needs our help! Since its beginning in 2009 Dieselpunks.org has grown into one of the biggest and liveliest ætherweb abodes of our scene, this has also led to its associated costs have increased drastically. It has gotten to […]

The Beast of Verant City – Kickstarter Campaign

| 23. Mai 2014

From the Steamfantasy side of things comes the following project for a webseries that I would like to bring to your attention today: The Beast of Verant City The Beast of Verant City is set in a fantastic world where the royal families of the Seven Great Nations possess magical abilities derived from the stars. […]

Doctor Who and Firefly in a Steampunk Webseries?

| 9. August 2013

That at least is one of the features of a planned Steampunk webseries by the name of TINKERS. The press release for TINKERS sounds intriguing and has quite a list of names attached to it: Prepare for a high-flying steampunk adventure in this all-new sci-fi/fantasy series about a pair of talented inventors called, the TINKERS. […]

Bodacious Creed: A Steampunk Zombie Western

| 2. August 2013

This is terribly overdue, sorry Jonathan. Already some time ago I received this really nice feedback comment: Dear Traveler, I am loving your blog. I’m a huge fan of all things steampunk, which will make even more sense as you read the rest of this message. You’ve reviewed a lot of books that I haven’t […]

Please support: Steampunk Cthulhu Bicycle® Playing Cards

| 5. März 2013

A new incarnation of the Horrors of the Cthulhu Mythos is coming your way: Please support the project and do it here! It will be worth it, just look at the quality of the artwork:

Support An Honest Liar – The Amazing Randi Story

| 28. Januar 2013

As a skeptic Steampunk, it would be wrong of me not to point your attention to this Kickstarter project. Please consider a donation: More about James Randi can be found out at his own site, the James Randi Educational Foundation.

Kickstarter: Leviathans Online: Monsters In The Sky

| 16. Dezember 2012

Following up on my post on November 23rd, the Kickstarter campaign for Leviathans Online is now up! I have not been so excited about an upcoming online game ever since Diablo II and if you look it up, this means it has been over a decade since I have been that excited. So please, everybody, […]

PULP! – Steampunk, Lovecraft and flying ships in one game!

| 2. November 2012

Oh the wonders of the ætherweb! So many wonderful people with so many wonderful ideas. This one sounds really intersting: Flying ships in best Spelljammer (that’s old AD&D related material, back from the early 1990’s) tradition, coupled with Steampunk aethetics and some 1920s phantastic fiction, all blended into one game. Did I mention some of […]