Another day, another round of steampunk creations. Here's one cool fact you may not know: The first use of the word in a title was in Paul Di Filippo's 1995 Steampunk Trilogy, consisting of three short novels: "Victoria", "Hottentots", and "Walt and Emily", which, respectively, imagine the replacement of Queen Victoria by a human/newt clone, an invasion of Massachusetts by Lovecraftian monsters, and a love affair between Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson. Continue reading for more.
Another day, another round of steampunk creations. This time, we bring you a selection of random gadgets and computers that have become popular on the internet over the years. For those who never heard of this word, it basically refers to a sub-genre of science fiction that typically features steam-powered machinery, especially in a setting inspired by industrialized Western civilization during the 19th century. Continue reading for more.
Invicta's 1090 Russian Diver Skeleton Watch is currently being offered for only $169.99 shipped, originally priced at $1395. Its stylish transparent skeleton dial design adds a trendy feel to your collection. This watch begins with a prominent 52mm 18k rose gold-plated stainless steel case with a rounded rose gold-plated stainless steel bezel with a textured coin edge. Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on video preview.
- Precise Hand-Wind Mechanical movement.
- Flame-fusion crystal; Polished 18k rose gold-plated stainless steel case; Black polyurethane strap with 18k rose gold-plated stainless steel barrel accents.
- 60 second subdial at 9:00.
- Rose colored skeleton dial with black border and black hands; Screw-down protective cap on crown; Exhibition case back.
- Water-resistant to 165 feet (50 M).
Technically speaking, Steampunk is a sub-genre of science fiction that typically features steam-powered machinery, especially in a setting inspired by industrialized Western civilization during the 19th century. Continue reading to see five awesome homemade steampunk creations.
File this under: awesome Steampunk creations. There's just something about gadgets that have been given the proper Victorian-era makeover, and this NES console is definitely one of the most stunning creations we've seen in recent time. It definitely looks like something you'd see in the 1800s - early 1900s. Continue reading to see the finished product.
File this under: geeky Steampunk creations. If cell phones existed during the Victorian-era, this is probably what they would've looked like, or so Croatian artist Ivan M. thinks. Continue reading to see them all.