Ironclads and Ether Flyers Paper Models

Here’s a page with a terrific selection of paper models of steampunk / Space 1889 / Victorian Science Fiction iron clads and ether flyers

Scarf Heroine — Cartoony Steampunk Skirmish Game

Scarf Heroine is a free print-and-play skirmish game with a cartoony steampunkish vibe. There are rules, order cards and cute cutout figures, all free for the downloading and printing.

Wargaming In The World Of The Difference Engine

James Clay has written a fine article on wargaming in the world of the Difference Engine.

For those who don’t know, The Difference Engine is a novel by William Gibson and Bruce Sterling that takes the reader to a Victorian world in which Charles Babbage’s Difference Engine drives cybernetic steam engines. While I did not enjoy it as much as Gibson’s Neuromancer, it still was a good read.