Tag Archives: Steampunk

The Geek Show - Vaporum - A Defiantly Old-School Dungeon Crawler

Vaporum – A Defiantly Old-School Dungeon Crawler

“Stranded on a small islet in the middle of an ocean, you enter a gigantic mechanical tower. Nothing makes sense to you, but it is all strangely familiar …” Inspired by old-school classics like Dungeon Master and Eye of the Beholder, return to the early

The Geek Show - Another Sight - An Intriguing Puzzle Platformer

Another Sight – An Intriguing Puzzle Platformer

Lunar Great Wall Studios regard themselves as a super indie developer, and very much in keeping with that mentality their first game – Another Sight – is a steampunk puzzle platformer set in the late Victorian era in the bowels of London. The game draws

4-Panel 139 – Free Comic Book Day 2018

It’s a special day for comic-book fans. A time when rich and poor alike can enjoy the antics of superheroes and villains together … until the inevitable fight over the last free issue of whatever’s popular at the time. That’s right. It’s Free Comic-Book Day

Daughters of the Dust

Julie Dash’s debut film turned 25 last year, but even without the anniversary this sumptuous BFI restoration would still probably exist. In the late 2010s, the film has become more relevant than ever. It is an inspiration for a new generation of African-American directors –

The Geek Show - Literary Loitering

Literary Loitering 38 – Inconceivable!

The rambunctious scamps return for more literary conversation including the winner of the Bookseller Diagram prize, a “magical” collaboration between Harry Houdini and H. P. Lovecraft, the “Invisible Collection” and more. Our featured books are “Bigfoot Loose and Finn Fancy Free” by Randy Henderson and

Meandering Mic: Professor Elemental

Ending the year with a bang and hot crumpets, we interviewed the delightful Professor Elemental once more for our Christmas Eve Eve Special! As a big fan of his first album, The Indifference Engine, I was genuinely amazed to see just how much the Prof