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The Orb of Pyritus


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A tremor surges across the etherverse. . . The strong of a thousand universes hear its call. Like an eternal black hole it once drew power and the powerful to itself. Now, the portals open once again.
Many will seek the prize, and many will fall before its might. But in the end, there can be only one. . .

. . . one WIELDER OF THE ORB!

A new round of the Newcomers Role Play ‘The Orb of Pyritus’ has just opened! Stop on my the RP section and get your Character Dev’ on!

The Orb of Pyritus

It is all powerful and sought by many, but few are the ones who will wield it. When it was created, the Orb opened a myriad of portals to other dimensions, as though it were calling its suitors into battle. Now, conflict is brewing across the Multiverse as competitors seek to be the sole holder of the ORB OF PYRITUS.

The Game 
This is not a typical game on the RPG forum. It is designed for low commitment play for any players who want to introduce themselves, practice, experiment, or just have fun.

The goal of each character is to acquire the Orb of Pyritus. When the orb was created it opened many portals from other dimensions. Your character can be from any dimension you can imagine and be whatever type of character you wish. Its wide open.

Come and join us!

WF


DIY Steampunk Goggles


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This steampunk DIY from Chris Heubert came across my facebook today. Brilliant ideas on crafting and really quite amusing in presentation! Check it out.

As a side note, I do not understand why, if I say I’m not into cosplay, I keep posting these tutorials on making steampunk accessories. . .

 


Four Times Eight Must Die


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Having recently become aware of my gift of ordinal linguistic personification, I feel compelled to inform you all about a horrific heresy embedded within our own multiplication table.  Although most of you apparently cannot see it, all of the single digits carry on their lives in a sensible relationship with one another.  Whether adding subtracting dividing or multiplying they all behave according to their personalities and interact with predictable results.  EXCEPT in the case of 4 times 8.

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Kreatworks Sculpture!


I bumped into this gallery the other day.

Holy-amazing-sculpture Batman!  These guys are amazing, making sweet steam/dieselpunk styled sculptures of your favorite scifi and fantasy characters out of recycled metal.  Their creations range in size from life size to miniature.  Does it get much better?

I just wish I had the $$ to purchase one


Steampunk Desktop Theme


Found this screen capture from way back.  Maybe its time to bring back the Steampunk theme!


Steampunk, best described by what its NOT


I know I’ve posted a lot today, but there is so much awesomeness on the internets today that I can’t help it.  Besides, I’m frustrated with work.

Check out this amazing list of things that ARE NOT Steampunk.  If you don’t know what steampunk is, start here before you start googling.  I’d hate for you to mistake the epic-ness of the genuine article for some crap with a gear glued on it.  Thank you Xeraposa for posting this first and for helping to stop the madness.


Mix-it-up Monday?


Wired Science put up a fun gallery of wished for hybrid animals sketched by the Science Illustration program at CSU, Monterey Bay. Fun stuff!


Because, Unicorns.

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