Put a Little Hope Punk in your Life with The Goblin Emperor

[rwp_box_recap id="0"] The past several weeks feel like I've been inundated by horror. Tales of people catching ill, and dying horribly, by a pandemic that continues even as I type. Some times I've become overwhelmed by the horror around me, and felt like hope was the dream of the deluded. Hope is not that. And […]

“Levius” is a Lavish, Gorgeous and Violent Steampunk MMA Manga [Review]

"Levius" is a Lavish, Gorgeous and Violent Steampunk MMA Manga [Review]

It’s a beautifully-drawn epic of Steampunk martial arts fighters.[caption id="attachment_1083195" align="alignnone" width="1353"] Viz Media[/caption]Levius Cromwell is a sullen teenager who fights in MMA areas, dishing and receiving pain in an endless ritual of atonement and martyrdom.If you just stuck with that, you’d have an MMA manga, but this story just has to get a lot[...]

BC FCBD Roundup: Steampunk Intrigue with 'Lady Mechanika'

BC FCBD Roundup: Steampunk Intrigue with 'Lady Mechanika'

I know a few folks that wouldn't be able to come at all, so what are we to do? Did we miss out on all the goodies?[caption id="attachment_1028319" align="aligncenter" width="600"] //Credit: Benitez Productions[/caption]Where I can, I'll fill you in on where you can find some, if not all, of the comics that came out for[...]

From Galactus to Spider-Ham: 81 Cosplay Photos from C2E2 Day One

Its the first day of C2E2 and the cosplay abounds! Here is just a sample of the excellent costumes around the convention from Robert Goode, and social media. Rich adds: Thanks Robert, and here's some more going round on social media… Great array of cosplayers at our #MarvelC2E2 cosplay photo op! #AgentMLovesC2E2 #C2E2 — […]

Fortress Festoon: Exploring Geeky Jewelry and Watches from ThinkGeek

I found this to be an amazing watch to show off, though sometimes it can be a hassle to tell the time.Tesla Watch ThinkGeek Price: $50If you're a fan of Nikola Tesla, then the Tesla Watch is perfect for you to add as part of any steampunk fashion style you may have While it sounds like a[...]

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Legenderry Red Sonja #2 Review: Red Sonja is a Steam-Punk Pirate

The plot is generic; the steampunk-themed setting is the only thing that differentiates this from your regular Red Sonja story or, indeed, any fantasy story with an evil wizard.However, as is often the case, Red Sonja’s cavalier and brash personality brings up the quality by a couple of pegs She’s a great lead, and she[...]

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Jamie Harris and Outlander's Andrew Gower Set for Carnival Row

Gower and Harris are set to join previously announced leads Orlando Bloom (Pirates of the Caribbean) and Cara Delevingne (Suicide Squad) on the series, which is being executive produced by writer/showrunner Echevarria, co-writer Beacham and series director McGuigan.[caption id="attachment_761168" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Amazon Studios[/caption]Set in a neo-Victorian city that can best be described as “steampunk-ish”,[...]

The Pain Never Ends: A Quick Review Of 'Vaporum'

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Vaporum is a steampunk grid-based dungeon crawler where you're thrown into the role of a lone soldier/explorer stranded at a tower in the middle of the ocean Much like other games in the genre, your task is to explore the place and figure out every question under the sun What is the place? Who[...]

Carnival Row: Amazon Adds 4 New Cast Members For Fantasy Drama Series

They will be joining previously announced leads Orlando Bloom (Pirates of the Caribbean) and Cara Delevingne (Suicide Squad) on the series, which is being executive produced by writer/showrunner Echevarria, co-writer Beacham and series director McGuigan.Set in a neo-Victorian city that can best be described as "steampunk-ish", Carnival Row suffers from its own unique immigration problem: as[...]

Steampunk X-Files With The Boston Metaphysical Society

So think steampunk X-Files.BC: Ok I understand that you have used a couple of Kickstarters to get this going, is that correct? MHR: That is correct We have actually done a total of 4 Kickstarters The first one failed spectacularly, like they often do But we sucked it up and re-strategized and launched our second one[...]

Playing Producer With Dynamite's The Precinct

Hollywood executives are scouring the shelves of your local retailers trying to find the next big property to grab.Occasionally I like to play executive producer and think about what property might work that the studios have yet to discover.Today I am thinking about steampunk We haven't had a good steampunk movie in a while[...]

It's Steampunk Western Time

Their leader, Omega, rules the Territory with an iron fist (no pun intended!) The story focuses on notorious outlaw, Everett Forge, a man who is out for revenge...revenge against Omega.This brief synopsis should go to show this ain’t your grandpa’s Western! The story has bounty hunters, mercenaries, airships, giant mechs, gunfights (obviously), and all kinds[...]

Arcana's HP Lovecraft And Steampunk Oz Exclusives For SDCC '15

Also be sure to see the 'full size' Cthulhu hanging around the booth as it's a great chance to get your photo with the Great Old One.Emerald City Steampunk Goggles - $50 (with hardcover) Based on The Steam Engines of Oz, Arcana is excited to present the exclusive Emerald City Compass Goggles As worn by Victoria in The Steam Engines[...]

A Steampunk Extravaganza Of Comics And Literature At Clockwork Couture In Burbank

By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool CorrespondentClockwork Couture, a Burbank-based steampunk shop, hosted “a steampunk extravaganza of comics and literature” as well as holiday craft faire last Saturday afternoon There were several vendors were set up outside of the shop under canopy umbrellas selling jewelry, artwork, clothing accessories that would be welcomed to[...]

Joe Benitez Plans To Publish Three New Issues Of Lady Mechanika In Three Months

Lady Mechanika returns this February with a brand new issue 4, the fourth chapter of “The Mystery of the Mechanical Corpse” from Joe Benitez and Peter Steigerwald.After leaving Aspen Press for pastures new, there hasn't been much seen of the steampunk corseted gal.Well, in February from Benitez Productions expect to see a collection of #0 and[...]

Becoming A Bee At MCM London Comic Con 2014

Steampunk isn't exactly new at such gatherings, but this is steampunk with a very silly flavour,  emphasis on tea making, cross dressing and insect husbandry.And this show's new offering concentrates on the lifespan and mathematical significance of bees. Not only that but you can get yourself drawn as a bee in the publication itself, to celebrate[...]

David Hitchcock's Process Revealed On Titan's Springheeled Jack – A 'Victorian Fever-Dream'

It's delicately and evocatively pencilled and written by David Hitchcock in full steampunkish style.It turns out that Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons are fans They provided the following supportive blurbs: An ambitious and masterfully executed Victorian fever-dream - Alan Moore Expertly told and truly creepy - Dave Gibbons Here's our preview of Springheeled Jack courtesy of the estimable Mr[...]