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It has been years since the onset of the Dark Winter, and Victorian society is finally getting to grips with living in smoke. A lifetime of burning fuels to power the big mechanical machines, coupled with diverse weather conditions created a deadly pea-souper that plunged the world into darkness. Time has moved on…
Monsters and Critics catches up with Clockwork Watch Creator Yomi Ayeni att he Thought Bubble Comic-Con in Leeds… Thanks to Ian Cullen for taking the time and having the interest in our project.
“Clockwork Watch ticks the right trope boxes for things you’d like to see: Victorian setting, steam technology, automatons and the mixture of innovation and futurism that came with the birth of the industrial revolution. It also brings a nice little twist in that the main characters are not your usual expected gentlemen inventor types but [...]
That was the week that was. We had a blast at Tomorrow’s World… Today. We launched Clockwork Watch with an immersive prologue, and participants had a chance to interact with characters from the story. We also made sure that the first batch of “The Arrival” were in the post, and were being delivered prior to [...]
Jennie Gyllblad talks to Alex Fitch of Resonance FM, about Clockwork Watch, Steampunk and working with Corey Brotherson and Yomi Ayeni. This interview was broadcast on the Panel Borders show, Resonance FM in London.
Want to know how this project starts? All pre-ordered copies of “Clockwork Watch: The Arrival” are being posted this weekend, in preparation for the launch of our story at “Tomorrow’s World… Today!” on May 6th. This blog post relates to the live event. If you’re reading this we hope you come to join the fun! [...]
Quite a bit of this project is based around South East London, and I’d like to introduce some of the areas as part of our ‘show and tell’. The first place is a little known village called Honor Oak Park and One Tree Hill – just off the A205 (South Circular Road) and on the [...]
Tomorrow’s World Today Clockwork Watch immersive launch event is on May 6th Early-Bird tickets are now on sale at £10. This event is the background story to the whole Clockwork Watch universe.
Clockwork Watch is a multi-faceted beast and it requires some expert attention, which is why we’re working with Dom and the Firecat Masquerade team to plot out our shenanigans for Tomorrow’s World Today on May 6th. We’re going to create a bustling Victorian street scene with all sorts of distractions. I’d suggest keeping the day free [...]
We’re happy to announce the first review of Clockwork Watch: The Arrival, by our friends at Geek Syndicate. “Jennie’s art is classical in nature, elegant in execution and she shows a fabulous eye for colours and how to use them to add depth and emotion to every panel she draws. The other nice touch [...]