Fabulous New Illustrations for a Steampunk Homage to Jules Verne

Mahendra Singh is an illustrator best known for work that is meticulously researched, intelligent to the point of phosphorescence and executed with obsessive craftsmanship. It should go without saying, then, that his illustrations for steampunk Jules Verne tribute 20 Trillion Leagues Under the Sea are nothing short of… » 4/26/14 5:40pm 4/26/14 5:40pm

The elevated city could only be reached by airship

Dahlia grew up in the Low Levels, the electric lights dangling from the underside of Arratha forming her night sky. She trained for years to be an airship pilot so that she could rise above the city skyline and marvel at its shining buildings. She was never allowed past the landing dock, but that view was worth every… » 3/07/14 5:00pm 3/07/14 5:00pm

The Painted Caverns sat deep in the bowels of the icy moon

When the flare lit up, filling the cavern with a thousand shades of purple and green, a brief, mad thought passed Jun's brain. An alien intelligence must have passed through here, he decided, and directed the ice to flow like streaks of oil paint smudged into the darkness. Just as suddenly, the idea vanished, replaced… » 3/04/14 5:00pm 3/04/14 5:00pm