I admit that when I check out a new artist's work, I'm initially drawn to character design. I love to see the emotion infused in well executed face or the surprising anatomy of a brand new monster
Though Gotham City Impostors has already delivered a series of themed costumes (including cowboy and ninja wear), the game's upcoming "Steamy Punk" paid DLC will likely be the one that most resonates with the cosplay crowd. In addition to adorning the games Bats and Jokers gangs with gear like top hats, goggles, handlebar mustaches and leather st
It may be difficult to improve upon the Star Wars character designs that George Lucas and Ralph McQuarrie originally brought into the world. That said, we can still ogle Bjorn Hurri's sleek steampunk takes on Han Solo, Jabba the Hut and Boba Fett. From th
The summer of Top Shelf continues with Chester 5000, a beautifully stylized and distinctly weird graphic novel from cartoonist Jess Fink. An adults-only period drama illustrated in a charming cartoony style, Chester 5000 is the story of a woman's relationship with a sex toy that happens to be a steampunk robot. But is there more to this basic pleasure model than meets the monoc
Picture in your mind the most insane possible story that could be contained in a book named Steampunk Palin. Go ahead, take ten seconds or so to imagine it perfectly in your mind's eye. Use this cover image for help.
If you're anything like me, you know that Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neil's League of Extraordinary Gentlemen would have been way better as an Elseworlds story with steampunkified superheroes in place of those crummy old characters from boring old Victorian literature.
Charles Xavier sure knows how to ride in style - and he knows how to drink, too.
Daniel "Smeeon" Valdez is the inventor of the Steampunk Professor X Wheelchair, a device that truly lives up to its name. According to Valdez, the wheelchair was created by combining an Eastlake Victorian platform rocker built around 1875 wi