Steampunk has become the latest trend in both the science fiction and fantasy genres.
Combining a love for the industrial era with old time worlds, Steampunk often features
Victorian steam machinery with advanced technology in a chaotic world.
With a life of its own, Steampunk has turned into more than the latest trend. Morphing
into a well-defined fashion and lifestyle, Steampunk stories often take on a feel
of its own.
What makes Steampunk so controversial is the way authors and fans have highlighted
the discoveries of the Victorian Era.
Reevaluating age old questions, the Steampunk genre has become almost synonymous
for the questioning of establishment. This questioning of preconceived ideas knows
no limits, including the sexual roles of women, alternative lifestyles, and controversial
Defined by a love for our history’s past, as well as our technological future, Steampunk
tries to capture the best of both sides. Whether exploring alternate worlds, or getting
lost in a fantasy world that looks strangely like our own, readers will find our
questionable future at the core of every Steampunk story.
Optimistic as our future is, Steampunk raises taboo questions driving our society
forward in a creative and inspiring way.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Sub-Genre with Victorian Steam Technology