The Crossroads of the Aether
Well, first let me ask, has anyone tried to "bond" with their kids "Evil Mad Scientist" side and tried to incorporate anything Steampunk"esk" into it? I'd love to get my son into the fantasy and fun…Continue
The Master and Kitten has not received any gifts yet
Steampunk my office. So...in case you didn't know The Master (Martin) is an IT Manager for a Newspaper in Abderdeen. One would think...as an IT Manager I would have access to all sorts of "interesting" computer parts. Sadly..that's not really the case. Not a lot of actual moving parts inside a computer. As I sit and stare at the "muted p*** colored" walls of my office I look around and wonder how pissed would Management get if I repainted everything and Steampunked it? Of course the…Continue
So I have been reading in different pages of Brass Goggles how there seems to be 2 thoughts of thinking on NERF and Steampunk.
One side states, that NERF is plastic and just repainting a toy, doesn't make it Steampunk and the other side says the opposite.
Now, after seeing all the pictures out there on the internet of Modified Mavericks and other NERF NStrike weapons I am probably going to take the opposite side...at least initially. I have to stick within my means. …Continue
Is it just me? Maybe it's a sign of how old I'm getting. I cannot find the Holiday Spirit. It's just not there. The lights are up, the tree is up...cookies have been made, some presents have been purchased, wrapped and put under tree. For some strange reason, however, the sight of all these decorations (at home, at work, around stores, in ads, etc...) just makes me feel more and more "Grenchy." Just kind of wishing...it would all just go away or at the very least, hurry up and get over…Continue