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Magepunk — also sometimes called Dungeonpunk, Arcanepunk, or Magicpunk — is defined by a setting where technology and magic coexist and are readily available. Often, the technology is post-industrial, modern, or futuristic in nature, but its operation is often dependent on magic as a catalyst.
In ‘Crimson Storm’, a magically powered pirate ship hunts down a merchant galleon fat with booty! READ IT HERE!