5 Reasons To Check Out The Asylum Steampunk Festival!

Reading & Leeds may be dominating the headlines this week, but there’s another festival taking place this weekend that’s worth just as much of your attention, and that’s the Asylum Steampunk Festival in Lincoln! Asylum VII kicks off this Friday in the historic quarter of Lincoln and promises an entire weekend of amazing steampunk themed […]

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10 Of The Best Steampunk Movies Around

Steampunk movies can seem few and far between, especially to purists. But that’s no fun. And anyway, what’s a purist to a mash up genre? Here’s 10 films to scratch your steampunk itch. 1. The Prestige The Prestige was directed by Christopher Nolan, the guy that brought you The Dark Knight trilogy, Memento and Inception, […]

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5 Reasons Steampunk Is Here To Stay

Don’t worry, this isn’t another ‘what is steampunk?’ article, this is more of a ‘why?’ Why does steampunk resonate so much with us? 1. Hope and Discovery If you own a smartphone, you have a pocket sized Library of Alexandria. Maybe one of the reasons steampunk is so popular is the same reasons that people, […]

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Fearless Vampire Killers In Store Band Signing!

If you’re a fan of the alternative rock band with a fondness for all things theatrical and even a little steampunk, then boy do we a have a treat for you! Fearless Vampire Killers are taking some time out from their tour supporting Black Veil Brides to pop into Blue Banana for an exclusive meet […]

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Q&A With Steampunk Writer Gail Carriger

Today you’re in for a treat steampunk fans, as Blue Banana has a special interview to bring to you from someone who probably loves steampunk more than we do – author Gail Carriger! Gail is an avid fan of steampunk in all its forms and is a highly successful writer of steampunk fiction, including the […]

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