Victorian Sci-fi Theatre: Wormtooth Nation

It’s been a while since I presented any videos on this blog, so this time around I decided to show an entire web series. Wormtooth Nation is a loose steampunk adaptation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream which premiered between May and June 2008. Being a low budget film by a couple of college students,…

Victorian Sci-fi Theatre: Hallowe’en Edition

Here’s a few steampunk horror films for your Halloween… First up is Jasper Morello, the first episode of an animated series available only in New Zealand. A worldwide release is expected after the four episode series is complete. Following this is Fallen Art, a super twisted CG animation from Poland. In an old forgotten military…

Victorian Sci-fi Theatre: HP Lovecraft Films

I’m introducing a new recurring feature in this blog called “Victorian Sci-fi Theatre,” where every so often, I will post the latest and greatest of Steampunk short films. Submissions are welcome by emailing me at captain_jules@wingsofsteam.net. Our debut episode of Victorian Sci-fi Theatre features two films that were shown last weekend at the HP Lovecraft…

Steampunk on MTV

MTV had a recent article on steampunk, reporting on the growth of the movement as a subculture. As is to be expected, MTV focused the mainly on the fashion and music aspects of the culture and didn’t mention steampunk’s ideals at all. They also made a few mistakes, misspelling Jake Von Slatt’s name and making…