''Lady Mechanika'' is a creator-owned comic book series by Joe Benitez, inspired by the SteamPunk genre.

The tabloids dubbed her '''Lady Mechanika''', the sole survivor of a serial killer's three-year rampage through England. Authorities found her locked in an abandoned laboratory amidst an undeterminable number of corpses and body parts, her own limbs having been amputated and replaced with mechanical components.

With no memory of her captivity or her former life, Mechanika eventually built a new life for herself as a private detective, using her unique abilities to solve cases the police couldn't or wouldn't handle. But she never stopped searching for the answers to her own past.

Set in late UsefulNotes/VictorianBritain, a time when magic and superstition clashed with new scientific discoveries and inventions, Lady Mechanika is about a young woman's search for her own identity as she solves other mysteries involving science and the supernatural.

!!''Lady Mechanika'' contains examples of:

* ActionGirl: Lady Mechanika.
* AmnesiacHero: See above.
* AristocratsAreEvil: Lord Blackpool. And Commander Winter's full title is 'Lady Katherine de Winter, Countess of the St. Germaines, Bearer of the Seventh Key of the Inner Collective'.
* ArmsDealer: Lord Blackpool
* BedouinRescueService: In ''The Tablet of Destinies'' #4, Mechanika and Winifred are rescued from a gang of slavers by a group of Desert Wraiths.
* BigfootSasquatchAndYeti: In ''The Tablet of Destinies'' #1, Mechanika is hired as a hunting guide by a bother and sister pair of {{Egomaniac Hunter}}s to help them bag a Bigfoot in the Alps. Mechanika is less than thrilled with the assignment.
* BlastingItOutOfTheirHands: Mechanika does this to Commander Winter in issue #2. Winter loses a couple of fingers as a result.
* CombatStilettos
* CoolAirship: Lord Blackpool's ''The Helio Arx''.
* CorruptCorporateExecutive: Lord Blackpool
* CowboyEpisode: ''La Dama de la Muerte'' takes Lady Mechanika on a gunslinging adventure in rural Mexico.
* CrossingTheDesert: Mechanika and Winifred have to trek across the Sahara Desrt after being stranded by a zeppelin crash in ''The Tablet of Destinies''.
* {{Cyborg}}: Lady Mechanika
* DangerousDeserter: In ''The Tablet of Destinies'' #4, Mechanika and Winifred are captured by a deserter from the British army who now leads a gang of slavers.
* EgomaniacHunter: The Colonel in #0.
* EvilRedhead: Commander Winter
* EyepatchOfPower: Commander Winter
* GadgeteerGenius: Lewis
* TheGunslinger: Mechanika is Types A and C.
* KnifeThrowingAct: Gitano of the ''Cirque du Romani''.
* MuggedForDisguise:
** In #4, Mechanika knocks out a party-goer and steals her masquerade costume.
** In ''The Tablet of Destinies'' #2, Mechanika steals a robe and mask from a Rosicrucian to infiltrate their London headquarters.
* OfCorsetsSexy
* PercussivePickpocket: A StreetUrchin attempts this on Mechanika in ''The Tablet of Destinies'' #2. It doesn't work.
* RobotMaid: Lord Blackpool has a robot butler.
* ScoobyDooHoax: In ''La Dama de la Muerta'' a gang of outlaws disguise themselves as demons to demand tithes from a group of isolated villages in rural Mexico.
* SteamPunk
* SteampunkGadgeteers
* ThirstyDesert: Lady Mechanika and Winifred find themselves tranded in the middle of the Sahara Desert after their zepplin crashes in ''The Tablet of Destinies''.
* ThoseMagnificentFlyingMachines: 'The Lewis Flyer', which appears to be a steampowered vintage car with ornithopter wings and a helicopter rotor that somehow still manages to fly.
* TryToFitThatOnABusinessCard: Commander Winter's full title is 'Lady Katherine de Winter, Countess of the St. Germaines, Bearer of the Seventh Key of the Inner Collective'.
* UnwillingRoboticisation: Lady Mechanika's transformation into a cyborg.
* WhyDidItHaveToBeSnakes: In issue #3 we learn that Lewis is afraid of clowns.
* ZeppelinsFromAnotherWorld