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24th Sep '17 5:44:35 PM nombretomado
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* ''VideoGame/PowerStrikeII'' (1993), a UsefulNotes/SegaMasterSystem VerticalScrollingShooter by {{Compile}}, released only in Europe and Australia (not to be confused with the UsefulNotes/GameGear title of the same name, also by Compile, which is a completely different, more conventional space shooter). The main character is a bounty hunter, whose job is to shoot down SkyPirates in an alternate 1930s setting.

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* ''VideoGame/PowerStrikeII'' (1993), a UsefulNotes/SegaMasterSystem VerticalScrollingShooter by {{Compile}}, Creator/{{Compile}}, released only in Europe and Australia (not to be confused with the UsefulNotes/GameGear title of the same name, also by Compile, which is a completely different, more conventional space shooter). The main character is a bounty hunter, whose job is to shoot down SkyPirates in an alternate 1930s setting.
7th Sep '17 9:03:02 AM SeptimusHeap
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* In Ross Smith's "Timeline" ''VideoGame/{{Half-Life}}'' mod trilogy (c. 1999-2002), rogue Black Mesa scientists adapt teleporter technology for time travel, specifically to help the Nazis complete their Sänger [=AmerikaBomber=] and heavy water projects and conquer the United States. Gordon Freeman must stop the Nazi invasion of time itself.

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* In Ross Smith's "Timeline" ''VideoGame/{{Half-Life}}'' ''VideoGame/HalfLife'' mod trilogy (c. 1999-2002), rogue Black Mesa scientists adapt teleporter technology for time travel, specifically to help the Nazis complete their Sänger [=AmerikaBomber=] and heavy water projects and conquer the United States. Gordon Freeman must stop the Nazi invasion of time itself.
19th Aug '17 4:11:20 AM Mark1313
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* The earlier ''Franchise/{{Tintin}}'' (1929-1986) graphic novels
6th Aug '17 1:00:59 PM Franco-America2018
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** And just like that, it's take more books until the punk's theme and aesthetics eventally appears though most of Book 3 until with Book 4 finally become thing in universe both technologically and politically with dieselpunk-style [[HumongousMecha giant Mecha]] that avatar crew face with.

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** And just like that, it's take it takes more books until the punk's theme and aesthetics eventally eventually appears though through most of Book 3 until with Book 4 finally become thing in the universe both technologically and politically with dieselpunk-style [[HumongousMecha giant Mecha]] that avatar crew face with.


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* Second episode of season 3 from ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' have main plot to explore a [[AfterTheEnd dimension that Human civilization has already destroyed while ago]] and focuses on ''Mad Max'' Raiders with their lives and their dieselpunk cars.
3rd Aug '17 6:12:54 PM SAMAS
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* Parodied in the ''VideoGame/MetalSlug'' series, which (although ostensibly taking place TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture) are set in a bizarre version of WWII, where propeller-powered planes and zeppelins coexist with [[MilitaryMashupMachine Land Battleships]] (literally a Yamato-class battleship with tank treads bolted on), {{Zeerust}} aliens, and [[WaveMotionGun Wave Motion Guns]].

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* Parodied in the ''VideoGame/MetalSlug'' series, which (although ostensibly taking place TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture) are set in a bizarre version of WWII, WWII(with some Korean/Vietnam-era trimmings), where propeller-powered planes planes, railway guns, and zeppelins coexist with HumongousMecha, [[MilitaryMashupMachine Land Battleships]] (literally a Yamato-class ''Yamato''-class battleship with tank treads bolted on), {{Zeerust}} aliens, and [[WaveMotionGun Wave Motion Guns]].
19th Jul '17 9:17:42 PM JonnyB
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* ''VideoGame/InSomnia'', a game being developed in Russia and greenlit for release on Steam, is a dystopian dieselpunk RPG that takes place in a decaying art deco space station.
15th Jul '17 10:50:50 AM RobinZimm
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%% * ''[[http://www.thegearheart.com/ The Gearheart]]'' is a GenreBusting series of interlocking downloadable audiobooks and shorts that combine pulp tropes, conspiracy theories, SpyFiction, fantasy and action with an Old Timey Jazz Age setting. Also contains SteamPunk and ClockPunk motifs. %% example is a link and not a page and therefore breaks the indexing - pls fix



* ''[[http://www.thegearheart.com/ The Gearheart]]'' is a GenreBusting series of interlocking downloadable audiobooks and shorts that combine pulp tropes, conspiracy theories, SpyFiction, fantasy and action with an Old Timey Jazz Age setting. Also contains SteamPunk and ClockPunk motifs.
15th Jul '17 9:52:46 AM RobinZimm
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* ''Literature/RunningWithRats'' is a dieselpunk fantasy about a group of rebels against a slave society.
14th Jul '17 8:58:25 PM JonnyB
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* Music/ElectricLightOrchestra's music video for "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UkekqVPIc2M Hold On Tight]]" is a fourth wall-breaking tribute to pulp serials of the 30s and 40s.
12th Jul '17 9:39:20 PM JonnyB
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* ''Film/TheMask'' (1994): A supernatural mask possessed by the spirit of the Norse god Loki transforms an introverted, awkward loser into a zoot-suited ladies man with cartoonish superpowers, and with an accompanying neo-swing soundtrack.
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