A Report from Motor City Steam Con’s ‘Victorian Salon’ Nov. 5

When you’re a vagabond like me, it can be really hard to meet new people and make friends. Being a Steampunk, I’ve already got a tribe, it’s just a matter of finding them! Luckily for me, the Midwest seems to be a hotbed of Steampunk activity. This past summer, the first Motor City Steam Convention was […]

Pandoracon 2016 – Literary & Writing Sessions

Short Fiction! Professionals Share Tricks of the Trade! Join our literary guests as we pick apart one of the trickiest kinds of fiction, with advice from professional editors and authors. Reading hour and Q and A of writing business Our literary guests share brief snippets of their work and answer burning questions about the business! […]

November 7th, 1874 – How the Republican Party got its Elephant

Founded in the Northern states in 1854 by anti-slavery activists, modernizers, ex-Whigs, and ex-Free Soilers, the Republican Party quickly became the principal opposition to the dominant Southern Democratic Party and the briefly popular Know Nothing Party. The main cause was opposition to the Kansas–Nebraska Act, which repealed the Missouri Compromise by which slavery was kept […]

“Dr. Strange” Movie Review

I just got back from seeing Dr. Strange with my lovely wife, and overall typical Marvel style movie that somehow manages to almost top others in some ways, and a decent date movie. I’d rate it 4 / 5 Pentacles.

November 3rd, 1868 – The Legacy of John Willis Menard

During the American Civil War, John Willis Menard worked as a clerk in the Department of the Interior under President Abraham Lincoln. In 1863, he was sent to British Honduras to investigate a proposed colony for newly freed slaves, and later after the war Menard settled in New Orleans. It was there in an 1868 special election […]

Airship Ashanti Hosts Second Annual Canned Food and Clothing Drive

Search your pantry and clean out your closets! Bring your canned goods and gently-worn clothes, and team up with Her Royal Airship Ashanti as we host our second annual canned food and clothing drive on Nov. 5 at the monthly steampunk salon at Molly Malone’s. The collected items will go to the Cincinnati chapter of St. Vincent de Paul, an […]

Video Gaming at Pandoracon

Wraith Games returns to Pandoracon this year in a big way! Come down to the Wraith Games Retro Game Cave and play all sorts of retro gaming awesomeness! Challenge your friends (or bitter rivals) to some of the best games every made).

“Pathfinder” at Pandoracon

  Gateway Games & More! are organizing Pathfinder and many more games at Pandoracon! The Pathfinder Roleplaying Game is a fantasy role-playing game (RPG) that was first published in 2009 by Paizo Publishing. It extends and modifies the Revised 3rd edition Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) game rules published by Wizards of the Coast under the Open […]

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