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Tag: steampunk

Victorian Batman = Iron Bat.

April 23, 2014 | By | Reply More
Victorian Batman = Iron Bat.

Are you a Victorian criminal, maybe some kind of steampunk genius? Then you must . . . fear the Iron Bat! Ashley Rogers interviews The Iron Bat about his steampunk Batman cosplay at Anime Boston 2014. Interview conducted by Ashley Rogers.

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DC Comics goes steampunk loopy.

January 9, 2014 | By | Reply More
DC Comics goes steampunk loopy.

It’s only seven years since The Court of the Air‘s best-selling success pushed steampunk from being a Fan in-joke to a burgeoning literary, cosplay and social movement, but now DC Comics are throwing their weight behind the genre with steampunk covers for large swathes of the New 52 crew. There’s everything from Steampunk Batman to […]

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Steampunk style… Gangnam style!

March 31, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Steampunk style… Gangnam style!

That Psy has a lot to answer for, but I think Jules Verne and H.G. Wells are just the simplest explanation. Yes, it’s Steampunk style… Gangnam style!

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IBM supercomputer analysis says steampunk is a trend to watch.

January 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
IBM supercomputer analysis says steampunk is a trend to watch.

You can use supercomputers for many things, but this has to be one of the coolest – by using their supercomputer to monitor social networks and the internet, Big Blue has been tracking various social trends. And they now realise that steampunk is the ‘new new thing’ on the block. Dr. Trevor Davis of IBM […]

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The Wheel (of steampunk-y-ness).

January 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Wheel (of steampunk-y-ness).

This whimsical, visually imaginative short steampunk movie concerns a dutiful young man, fated to maintain a large wheel that balances the entire steampunk world — and his rebellious sister who is determined to tempt that fate. It’s produced by Milwaukee-based filmmaker John Roberts. Thanks to io9.com for spotting this’un. The Wheel from John Roberts on […]

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Jon Magnificent’s ‘Ray Gun’.

December 13, 2012 | By | Reply More
Jon Magnificent’s ‘Ray Gun’.

It’s Thursday… is that steampunk music Thursday? Why, yes, so here, for the Victorian Spacemen among you, is our refined listening choice, Jon Magnificent’s new song… ‘Ray Gun’.

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Just like a chap?

November 4, 2012 | By | Reply More
Just like a chap?

The chap-hop revolution continues unabated with Mr. B’s recent new song – Just like a chap. He has to eject a certain pith-helmeted steampunk rapper who invades the set of the video, though. Very good sir, very good.

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Bioshock Infinite trailer.

October 23, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Bioshock Infinite trailer.

Bioshock Infinite is coming, and they want to take some of those steampunk kudos currently being stolen by Dishonored. So, watch the trailer and let us know what you think – is Bioshock still the king of the steampunk tease, or does newcomer on the block Dishonored take those laurels?

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Steam Lantern beats Green Lantern?

October 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
Steam Lantern beats Green Lantern?

Here’s an interesting example of DC Comics (and Warner Bros. Animation) jumping on the steampunk band wagon. Yesterday’s episode of Green Lantern: The Animated Series featured Hal visiting the Anti-Matter Universe and teaming up with the Victorian protector of Earth, Steam Lantern! No power ring, but lots of steam-powered gadgets to take on the bad […]

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Farmville goes steam(punking) crazy!

September 24, 2012 | By | Reply More
Farmville goes steam(punking) crazy!

Is that the sound of a genre becoming overexposed? The social farming game Farmville has just cottoned onto the steampunk movement and is now offering a number of steampunked animals and goodies as prizes such as the famous Steam Owl, Steam Deer, Steam Horse, Steam Pegacorn, Steam Sheep and Steampunk Mansion. The prizes are good […]

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