Chapter 14 and 15 – Behind the Scenes

When my mother was going through her old boxes around seven years ago, we found my earliest writing on Monsters! A little assignment from grade school! “Tyson. / Mummy, ghost, goblin, witch, vampire, troll, gargoyle, Pumpkinhead, invisible man, spider, zombie, devil, demon, skeleton, wolf-man, blob, dragon, gore, ghoul, horror, wolf, bat, IT, scarecrow. Monsters are…

Read Chapter 15. – The Misanthropy of the Monster House

Welcome to A Steampunk Guide to Hunting Monsters! Read Chapter 15. – The Misanthropy of the Monster House for free online by clicking on the picture below. The Hunt is On! When the werewolf releases every monster from their captivity in Lu Yan’s prison home, Philomena, Percy and Lu Yan realize they have to fight their way…

Read Chapter 14. – A Werewolf Wanders Within

Welcome to A Steampunk Guide to Hunting Monsters! Read Chapter 14. – A Werewolf Wanders Within for free online by clicking on the picture below. The Hunt is On! While visiting the home and monster-prison of the world’s most famous Monster Hunter, the mysterious Lu Yan, Philomena begins to suspect one of the beasts is on the…

Craft Foam Armor Tutorial – Steampunk Banshee

This is a full length craft foam armor tutorial to show how we went from concept to finished product for the Steampunk Banshee costume. There will be pictures of every step. Hopefully you can use these tips to make your own craft foam pieces, or just get a fun behind-the-scenes look at the creative process!…

Chapter 13. – Behind the Scenes: Ghost of the Geisha

Hello! Today I want to share the behind the scenes of the Geisha Ghost chapter with you! Geisha Ghost Costume Geisha Ghost is a malevolent figure that Alisa Kester based off of a Japanese style ghost called an Onryo. This ghost character haunts a Japanese Bathhouse that the Monster Hunting Tour visits. It is up…

Read Chapter 13. – The Ghost of the Geisha

Welcome to A Steampunk Guide to Hunting Monsters! Read Chapter 13. – The Ghost of the Geisha for free online by clicking on the picture below. The Hunt is On! While in a Japanese hotel/bathhouse the monster hunters accidentally awaken a vengeful ghost, but Philomena finds to whole bathing in public issue too indelicate to notice a spirit…

Chapter 12. – Behind the Scenes

The spider chapter used a lot of greenscreen work, as well as having a real submarine set built by Caenaan and Myself. Here are some behind the scenes images of costumes, set-building and models being silly: Costuming Philomena A few years back Alisa made herself an Asian influenced Steampunk Swimsuit based on the Victorian Style…

Updates and New Patreon

What’s happening in the world of steampunk monsters? Well, I’ve been busily finishing the book, photos and layout so that I can release the final half of the book chapter by chapter in a timely manner! I fell a little behind, and now am catching up. I am also trying to prepare print volumes! Which…

Read Chapter 12. – Attack of the Aquatic Arachnids

Welcome to A Steampunk Guide to Hunting Monsters! Read Chapter 12. – Attack of the Aquatic Arachnids for free online by clicking on the picture below. The Hunt is On! While traveling across the Pacific Ocean on a mechanical island, the monster hunting tour is attacked by a cluster of giant spiders! Caught between badminton and peril,…

Chapter 11. – Behind the Scenes

Brin Merkley returns as Philomena Dashwood and joins Bert Malcom as Thunder Boy in the latest chapter of A Steampunk Guide to Hunting Monsters, The Terror of the Troll Toll. Here is a look behind the scenes! Photographing the Heroes This chapter feature a series of adventure photos which utilize green screens which were replaced…

Read Chapter 11. – The Terror of the Troll Toll

Welcome to A Steampunk Guide to Hunting Monsters! Read Chapter 11. – The Terror of the Troll Toll for free online by clicking on the picture below. The Hunt is On! Philomena wanders away from the tour with Thunderboy only to get captured and sold in slavery to a troll. Forced to build a bridge alongside Chinese laborers,…

Chapter 10. – Behind the Scenes

In this week’s chapter of A Steampunk Guide to Hunting Monsters, The Werebeast of the Wild West, our hero, Percy, is hired by a group of ladies to protect their Wild West town from a werewolf. I wanted to share a behind-the-scenes look at the costumes, props and photography of the chapter! Percy’s Costume Here is…