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Warehouse 13 Cancelled, Alas

Warehouse 13 Cancelled, Alas

On Friday, Syfy announced that Warehouse 13 will be endings its run after a 6-episode fifth season to air in 2014. The show is centered on the eponymous warehouse in which the government stores all manner of mystical, mysterious, or supernatural object they’ve come across. The agents charged with finding and collecting these objects encounter...
Lego Officially Goes Steampunk! (At Last!)

Lego Officially Goes Steampunk! (At Last!)

A strong element in the Steampunk aesthetic is the idea of doing things yourself. Handcrafted and one-off items feel more authentic than something churned out by the thousands by injection molding. It is hard to give something the feel of a custom built mad science creation when you can buy it off the shelf at...

Steampunk Books Coming Out in May 2013

At the start of each calendar month, the Hugo award winner Fanzine SF Signal compiles a giant list of science fiction, fantasy, and horror (and thereabouts) books coming out in the next month. It’s a great resource. And from that I’ve sniffed out the Steampunk (and related) books from their list for May (alas only...
Amazing Steampunk Style Watches from Kudoke

Amazing Steampunk Style Watches from Kudoke

Steampunk style comes at many price points, from decorated Nerf pistols and goggles made from scraps to hand-tailored costumes and custom-built computers. Very close to the top of that price list is things like the Skeleton watches from Kudoke, a high end watchmaker from Germany. Skeleton watches are not new, and we’ll be featuring some...

Steampunk Books Coming Out in April 2013

At the start of each calendar month, the Hugo award winner Fanzine SF Signal compiles a giant list of science fiction, fantasy, and horror (and thereabouts) books coming out in the next month. It’s a great resource. And from that I’ve sniffed out the Steampunk (and related) books from their list for April. As ever,...
Oz and Steampunk Colliding on Free Comic Book Day

Oz and Steampunk Colliding on Free Comic Book Day

Oz is hot right now, with Oz the Great and Powerful still in the top five at the box office. And Steampunk is supposed to be a big marketing trend right now. And now, thanks to Arcana, they are coming together in a great new comic called The Steam Engines of Oz. Initially planned as...
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Steampunk Style

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Steampunk Style

While Steampunk is all too often associated only with Great Britain, there is no reason it can’t apply to Ireland as well. People joke about Steampunk being about brown, but there is nothing that restrict you to drab colors. The wearing o’ the green can also be the wearing o’ the steam! Now, if you...