GeekWord – Steampunk

Steampunk [steempuhngk] noun

Science fiction set in the Victorian era where advanced technologies have been achieved with steam power.  Cosplayers often make steampunk versions of characters from other fiction genres.  Also called speculative fiction or alternative history.

Jules Verne’s Nautilus was the ultimate steampunk ship.


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Posted on 11.03.2010, in GeekWord. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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