|Robert James Colbourne||
Joined Apr 30 2011
What is your favourite thing about steampunk?
What is not to love?..... First it is set at a very adventurious time. Second it has a more optimistic outlook , Third it leads well into Dieselpunks more pessimistic view creating a wide range of looks and styles. Fourth. i have always loved Retro-Futurism...(the future as seen from the past) i love the works ERB, robert E.Howard's El Barak Stories , Micheal Moorcock's nomads of time series well alot of stuff really. Verne , wells ..ETC lol. Fifth....... movies like At the earth's core , journey to the center of the earth (james mason version!!! ) 20,000 leagues, Stardust, Steamboy...... Sixth, the style, Victorian æsthetics with out the Victorian hang-ups and the like, Seventh, I almost forgot AIRSHIP !!! god i love airships LOL ....i think i will leave it at that LOL