Who's idea was this?
The content author of Steam Trek is Commodore Maxby (a.k.a. Stephen Vossler) with inspiration from numerous sources including:
- Space 1889 RPG
- The Challenger Corps and all it's members
- The United Kingdom of Planets Project created by Admiral Cory Gross
- The Panhistoria Novel "To Boldly Go Where No Gentleman Has Gone Before"
- the numerous Star Trek sources
- and all things Steampunk.