Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Yap Kun Rong's incredible "Lord Of Yamamoto" adds some much-needed color to steampunk. It's just one of our collection of concept art images which might make you see steampunk a whole new way. Banish those boring goggles and waistcoasts!

The above image is Yap's incredible "Legend Of Yamato" image won the CG Society's concept art challenge a couple years ago. You may have seen it before, but it was new to us — and we love how colorfully it reinvents steampunk. Here are some more of our favorites.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

It's a steampunk boat that's also a train, from BlueStorm. More of his art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

A steampunk arctic explorer by Vyse — way more of his awesome art at Concept Art forums.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Fantastic concept art from Big Huge Games' Rise Of Legends. Way more awesome art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Fantastic concept art from Big Huge Games' Rise Of Legends. Way more awesome art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Fantastic concept art from Big Huge Games' Rise Of Legends. Way more awesome art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Fantastic concept art from Big Huge Games' Rise Of Legends. Way more awesome art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Fantastic concept art from Big Huge Games' Rise Of Legends. Way more awesome art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

"Crab fort" concept art from Guild Wars Factions — we featured this art at io9 ages ago, but it's so amazing it deserves to be seen again. More art from the game here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Walker concept art from Guild Wars Factions. More art from the game here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Walker concept art from Guild Wars Factions. More art from the game here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Requiem For Industry by Kazuhiko Nakamura. Way more art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Automaton by Kazuhiko Nakamura. Way more art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Metamorphosis by Kazuhiko Nakamura. Way more art here.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Steampunk concept art by Lebbeus.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Steam train concept art by Emil Landgreen.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

War Zeppelin concept art from Iron Grip video game, by Leviathan artist Keith Thompson. Way more at the link.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

ST-38 tank concept art from Iron Grip video game, by Leviathan artist Keith Thompson. Way more at the link.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Steam walker concept art from Iron Grip video game, by Leviathan artist Keith Thompson. Way more at the link.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Freighter concept art from Iron Grip video game, by Leviathan artist Keith Thompson. Way more at the link.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Norse APC concept art from Iron Grip video game, by Leviathan artist Keith Thompson. Way more at the link.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Antarctic exploration by Myke Amend, more at his site.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Captain Nemo's Office by Alex Brockel.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Steampunk Mary Poppins by Daniel Cestari (More at the link.)

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Steampunk Mary Poppins (draft) by Daniel Cestari (More at the link.)

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Juggernaut assault, concept art from Steam Wars movie by Lost Skeleton Of Cadavra director Larry Blamire.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Turkish "Flaming Kettle," concept art from Steam Wars movie by Lost Skeleton Of Cadavra director Larry Blamire.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Tyler Gunwagon (1872), concept art from Steam Wars movie by Lost Skeleton Of Cadavra director Larry Blamire.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

French experimental steam rig, concept art from Steam Wars movie by Lost Skeleton Of Cadavra director Larry Blamire.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Goliath class gunrig, concept art from Steam Wars movie by Lost Skeleton Of Cadavra director Larry Blamire.

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Concept art from War Of The Worlds: Goliath, a direct-to-DVD animated movie (from the Heavy Metal Fan Forum. More at the link.)

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Concept art from War Of The Worlds: Goliath, a direct-to-DVD animated movie (from the Heavy Metal Fan Forum. More at the link.)

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Concept art from War Of The Worlds: Goliath, a direct-to-DVD animated movie (from the Heavy Metal Fan Forum. More at the link.)

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Concept art from War Of The Worlds: Goliath, a direct-to-DVD animated movie (from the Heavy Metal Fan Forum. More at the link.)

Concept Art That Will Make You See Steampunk Anew

Concept art from War Of The Worlds: Goliath, a direct-to-DVD animated movie (from the Heavy Metal Fan Forum. More at the link.)