Tag Archives: steampunk

Becoming A Bee At MCM London Comic Con 2014

The Island Of Doctor Geof is a favourite stop at the MCM London Comic Con for me, since they went all mahogany. Steampunk isn’t exactly new at such gatherings, but this is steampunk with a very silly flavour,  emphasis on …

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

Today sees the release of new hardcover graphic novel from Titan Comics, Springheeled Jack, set in Victorian England and drawing on some real-life folk traditions about a mysterious phenomenon. It’s delicately and evocatively pencilled and written by David Hitchcock in …

Under The Skin Of Geekie Award Nominated Boston Metaphysical Society With Madeline Holly-Rosing

By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool Correspondent She encapsulates the concept of a modern day renaissance woman: she has a wide breadth of knowledge and experience, rolled up into a talented and creative person. I’m referring to Madeleine …

“Baltar Creating The Cyclonics Is Very Victor Frankenstein” – Tony Lee Talking BSG 1880

Dynamite Entertainment is taking their second dip into the world of Steampunk. Their first trip was Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure from Bill Willingham. There they took all the heroic characters they publish and worked them into a single story. Now, …

The Future Of The Past – Tony Lee Talks Steampunk Battlestar Galactica 1880

Battlestar Galactica has always been an interesting show time wise as it seemed to be set into the future but at a certain point where they reached Earth in the television series it was our present… Now Dynamite is having …

Battlestar Galactica Goes Steampunk

We’ve got some more Dynamite announcements today from the Diamond Retailer Seminar. I didn’t see this one coming. Battlestar Galactica: 1880, a steampunk tail set in the BSG universe. Written by Tony Lee, with art by Aneke and covers by Ardian …

Get Your Steampunk And Horror Previews Of Two New Titan Titles: Springheeled Jack And The Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse

Titan Books work way ahead on announcing releases, which means more comics previews for us, and so for September and July release respectively, and appearing in April Previews, we have two new graphic novels today: Springheeled Jack and The Four …

BAT Cons – New Show Tulare Sci-Fi Con Has Lofty Goals For Charity Work

By B. Alex Thompson, reporting on his second show of 2014. You can find his first show report, 0n Wizard World Sacramento here. Convention season continues and I’ve returned to share more of my experiences concerning this year’s shows with …

DC Comics To Get New Themed Covers – Robot Chicken, Batman ’66 Mike Allred, John Romita Jr And More MAD

Did you enjoy the DC Steampunk variants? Where a number of titles get themed variant cover reinventing the characters involved into steampunk versions of themselves. According to retailers at the ComicsPRO event at Atlanta, Georgia, currently taking a small respite …

Preview Of Legenderry #3 And The New Retailer Incentive Plan

Dynamite Entertainment is rolling out a new Retailer Incentive plan to help increase the sale on their Bill Willingham penned hit series Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure. With the third issue they are doing two Final Order Cutoff promotions. FOC Promotion …

Goggles, Pocket Watches, Gears And Corsets – Steampunk Dominates At Comikaze

Michele Brittany writes for Bleeding Cool from Comikaze: Right up front, I am fascinated by Steampunk. This year, there was a major presence at Comikaze, with a number of panels devoted to this subculture group as well as an area …

The Steampunk Iron Man T-Shirt That Lights Up Your Life. If You Have One.

An unofficial Steampunk Iron Man T-shirt with an LED light in the middle for his chest power unit. For $30. Now that it exists can you seriously go to your next comic convention without wearing this? Although washing it appears …

The Steampunk Gotham Comic From Sean Gordon Murphy That Wasn’t

Sean Gordon Murphy has been showing off artwork to a DC project called Steampunk Gotham that was cancelled. As well as Batman it would have featured the rest of the Justice League. Also on his DeviantArt page, Murphy talks about …

Antarctic Steampunk Girls Become Summer Girls – And More Ch-Ch-Changes

Has the bloom come off the copper-plated rose, where steampunk is concerned? I only ask because the trademark-baiting Antarctic Press’ Victorian Secret: Girls of Steampunk #1 has suddenly been retitled Victorian Secret: Girls of Summer #1. Which has a totally …

Steampunk Sword Orphan Cult Assassins – A Look at Amala’s Blade

This February, Dark Horse Presents will kick off a brand-new feature, Amala’s Blade, from writer Steve Horton and artist Michael Dialynas. I had a chance to catch up with the duo, and here’s how that conversation went down. Where did …

Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh #119: How I Wrote The Steampunk Justice League

I was surprised to hear that the DC Elseworlds graphic novel JLA: AGE OF WONDER would be reprinted in a single book and out in shops this week. I certainly never lobbied for it and wasn’t even thinking about it …

Monday Trending Topics: Iron Man And DIY Culture

Every once in awhile, like today, an old Iron Man post will trend out of nowhere. And it’s because the character is just so damn… hackable. Whether it’s the design mashups from today’s most-read post, or the Steampunk Iron Man …