May 9, 2013 • Books, Comics, Episode, Games, Movies, Trends, Video games • • Comments (0)

Episode 50: Steampunk

Image from Machinarium

Scott Narver returns and Steve Sears comes by for the first time to discuss steampunk culture, a genre most commonly associated with the intersection of science fiction and the Victorian era. If it’s steam-powered, mechanized, filled with automatons, and has zeppelins, odds are it falls under the steampunk purview, which Scott, Steve, and Jen are admittedly not experts on but are certainly interested by. But Steve does kinda have steampunk facial hair, so maybe he knows more than he initially let on…

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Show notes:

Check out Scott and Steve’s podcast Curtain Jerks, their improv group Bro Squad 5 which you can see every Saturday at 9:30pm at the Saturday Night Main Event at Second City in LA, Scott’s YouTube show Scott Vs Box, and Steve’s forthcoming movie Dave Made A Maze. You can also follow Curtain Jerks, Scott Vs Box, Dave Made A Maze, and Steve on Twitter.

Bob Bassett’s steampunk accoutrements

Bioshock Infinite

The Boy with the Cuckoo-Clock Heart and the accompanying stop-motion animated music video


Jules Verne

H.G. Wells

Theme song: Alps by Motorama is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives (aka Music Sharing) License.

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