Bit Storm

by Ben Slinger and Trevor Scott

Bit Storm
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 69
  • Last: 4 Mar 2018
A comedy game design podcast by two guys who know nothing about comedy nor game design. Join Trevor Scott and Ben Slinger as they take prompts from random word generators, movies, game titles and more and turn them into occasionally hilarious but always interesting game designs.

Episodes (69)

  • 064: Mirror Universe
    064: Mirror Universe
    Play
    Published: 4 Mar 2018 Duration: 59:59
    Things get a little weird as Ben and Trevor delve into some more Click Pitch. Games include robot cows, neanderthal social networking and an attack that occurs within the mirror universe.
    Things get a little weird as Ben and Trevor delve into some more Click Pitch. Games include robot cows, neanderthal social networking and an attack that occurs within the mirror universe.

  • 063: 300 Rats in a Human Suit
    063: 300 Rats in a Human Suit
    Play
    Published: 25 Feb 2018 Duration: 52:33
    Ben and Trevor return for another thrilling game of Click Pitch. Games include a group of 300 rats trying to pass themselves as human, managing a local voting centre and finally attempting to defraud hunters into believing bigfoot and other... Read more →
    Ben and Trevor return for another thrilling game of Click Pitch. Games include a group of 300 rats trying to pass themselves as human, managing a local voting centre and finally attempting to defraud hunters into believing bigfoot and other... Read more →

  • 062: Kidnapping is not cool
    062: Kidnapping is not cool
    Play
    Published: 18 Feb 2018 Duration: 56:58
    Trevor and Ben return for another fun filled episode of Bit Storm. They design an open world game in which you play a flea on a dogs body, Ben tries to kidnap a kid and teach them the art of thieving and finally they redesign the Nintendo L... Read more →
    Trevor and Ben return for another fun filled episode of Bit Storm. They design an open world game in which you play a flea on a dogs body, Ben tries to kidnap a kid and teach them the art of thieving and finally they redesign the Nintendo L... Read more →

  • 061: The Wrong Joey
    061: The Wrong Joey
    Play
    Published: 11 Feb 2018 Duration: 59:36
    This week, Ben and Trevor will be there for you as they create an adventure game crossing over classic sitcoms, a VR game set in a phone booth during an alien invasion, a game about the friendship between a gestating alien fetus and its hum... Read more →
    This week, Ben and Trevor will be there for you as they create an adventure game crossing over classic sitcoms, a VR game set in a phone booth during an alien invasion, a game about the friendship between a gestating alien fetus and its hum... Read more →

  • 060: Lasertron (Featuring Callan Davison of Game Train Podcast)
    060: Lasertron (Featuring Callan Davison of Game Train Podcast)
    Play
    Published: 4 Feb 2018 Duration: 59:49
    Ben and Trev welcome Callan Davison of the Game Train Podcast to the Bit Cave to play some Click Pitch. Game ideas include living batteries that thrive on love, a zookeeper gets a taste of his own medicine and a PUBG styled murder mystery g... Read more →
    Ben and Trev welcome Callan Davison of the Game Train Podcast to the Bit Cave to play some Click Pitch. Game ideas include living batteries that thrive on love, a zookeeper gets a taste of his own medicine and a PUBG styled murder mystery g... Read more →

  • Boom (tm) - Global Game Jam 2018
    Boom (tm) - Global Game Jam 2018
    Play
    Published: 1 Feb 2018 Duration: 18:49
    Ben and Trevor do a post mortem of their Global Game Jam experience! Hear about their experiences jamming in Melbourne, the brainstorming and development process, then play their final game!Play the game here: https://globalgamejam.org/2018... Read more →
    Ben and Trevor do a post mortem of their Global Game Jam experience! Hear about their experiences jamming in Melbourne, the brainstorming and development process, then play their final game!Play the game here: https://globalgamejam.org/2018... Read more →

  • 059: High Pressure Hairdressing
    059: High Pressure Hairdressing
    Play
    Published: 28 Jan 2018 Duration: 58:42
    In their third and final Global Game Jam themed episode, Ben and Trevor take the theme "The Sound of a Beating Heart" and apply it to all their Click Pitch rounds this week! It results in a blood sucking rhythm game, a toe trimming simulato... Read more →
    In their third and final Global Game Jam themed episode, Ben and Trevor take the theme "The Sound of a Beating Heart" and apply it to all their Click Pitch rounds this week! It results in a blood sucking rhythm game, a toe trimming simulato... Read more →

  • 058: What Do We Do Now?
    058: What Do We Do Now?
    Play
    Published: 21 Jan 2018 Duration: 56:06
    In the second of their Global Game Jam themed episodes, Ben and Trevor take the theme 'What Do We Do Now' and use it in every Click Pitch this week! The result is a VR experience of vacuuming up Grandma's ashes, a dung beetle pushing a dung... Read more →
    In the second of their Global Game Jam themed episodes, Ben and Trevor take the theme 'What Do We Do Now' and use it in every Click Pitch this week! The result is a VR experience of vacuuming up Grandma's ashes, a dung beetle pushing a dung... Read more →

  • 057: Brandon's Been Branded
    057: Brandon's Been Branded
    Play
    Published: 14 Jan 2018 Duration: 59:31
    In the first of their Global Game Jam themed episodes, Ben and Trevor take the theme 'Deception' and use it in every Click Pitch this week! The result is a squirrel trying to steal nuts in a metroidvania set in a zoo, a reporter trying to i... Read more →
    In the first of their Global Game Jam themed episodes, Ben and Trevor take the theme 'Deception' and use it in every Click Pitch this week! The result is a squirrel trying to steal nuts in a metroidvania set in a zoo, a reporter trying to i... Read more →

  • 056: Billy Knives
    056: Billy Knives
    Play
    Published: 7 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:05:59
    Trevor welcomed Ben to his humble abode and they recorded a live episode. They played some Click Pitch and things got a little weird, with games including themes such as Batman's new arch enemy, a prison breakout, a Star Trek / Mass Effect ... Read more →
    Trevor welcomed Ben to his humble abode and they recorded a live episode. They played some Click Pitch and things got a little weird, with games including themes such as Batman's new arch enemy, a prison breakout, a Star Trek / Mass Effect ... Read more →

  • 055: Big Candy
    055: Big Candy
    Play
    Published: 31 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:01:11
    Ben and Trevor are starting the New Year with a jam-packed episode, including a Goonies sequel featuring the children of the original cast, how to make whiskey using time travel, what the seniors at Hogwarts get up to when nobody is watchin... Read more →
    Ben and Trevor are starting the New Year with a jam-packed episode, including a Goonies sequel featuring the children of the original cast, how to make whiskey using time travel, what the seniors at Hogwarts get up to when nobody is watchin... Read more →

  • 054: Sorry Mum, I Did Crime (Special GOTY Episode)
    054: Sorry Mum, I Did Crime (Special GOTY Episode)
    Play
    Published: 28 Dec 2017 Duration: 47:24
    In an extra special mid-week episode, Ben and Trevor create their Game Of The Year based on pitches from their audience. Which one will win? An interstellar twist on a classic pub game? Teen monsters pulling pranks? A game that has a Doctor... Read more →
    In an extra special mid-week episode, Ben and Trevor create their Game Of The Year based on pitches from their audience. Which one will win? An interstellar twist on a classic pub game? Teen monsters pulling pranks? A game that has a Doctor... Read more →

  • 053: Liquid Metal Santa
    053: Liquid Metal Santa
    Play
    Published: 24 Dec 2017 Duration: 46:03
    Merry Christmas!Ben and Trevor have a very special Christmas gift for everyone in the form of a Christmas themed Click Pitch. They design some very unusual games, including a Santa based cover shooter, a snowman builder and a Christmas them... Read more →
    Merry Christmas!Ben and Trevor have a very special Christmas gift for everyone in the form of a Christmas themed Click Pitch. They design some very unusual games, including a Santa based cover shooter, a snowman builder and a Christmas them... Read more →

  • 052: Not all fat guys are called Bob (Featuring Adam "Pez" Perry)
    052: Not all fat guys are called Bob (Featuring Adam "Pez" Perry)
    Play
    Published: 17 Dec 2017 Duration: 58:58
    Ben and Trevor welcome Adam "Pez" Perry, previously of the You Game Bro podcast, to discuss imaginary games such as an adventure game where an entomologist discovers a deadly secret about ladybugs, Micro Transaction Simulator 2018, a wild w... Read more →
    Ben and Trevor welcome Adam "Pez" Perry, previously of the You Game Bro podcast, to discuss imaginary games such as an adventure game where an entomologist discovers a deadly secret about ladybugs, Micro Transaction Simulator 2018, a wild w... Read more →

  • 051: Butting Butts on a Butte
    051: Butting Butts on a Butte
    Play
    Published: 10 Dec 2017 Duration: 56:42
    Ben and Trevor are back at it, imagining a horde shooter where your only method of communication is random noises, an open world sea monster game, a meringue based platformer, a sprawling adventure set in the world of board games, a competi... Read more →
    Ben and Trevor are back at it, imagining a horde shooter where your only method of communication is random noises, an open world sea monster game, a meringue based platformer, a sprawling adventure set in the world of board games, a competi... Read more →

  • 050: You'd Better Run, Egg!
    050: You'd Better Run, Egg!
    Play
    Published: 3 Dec 2017 Duration: 57:06
    In our notable 50th episode, Ben and Trevor pitch game designs involving an itchy actor trying to keep it under control, an egg council lobbyist just trying to make a living, what happens when humans stay in VR for too long, a bullet hell s... Read more →
    In our notable 50th episode, Ben and Trevor pitch game designs involving an itchy actor trying to keep it under control, an egg council lobbyist just trying to make a living, what happens when humans stay in VR for too long, a bullet hell s... Read more →

  • 049: Dig me a Lake... Get the Hose (Featuring the Inconsolables)
    049: Dig me a Lake... Get the Hose (Featuring the Inconsolables)
    Play
    Published: 26 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:03:47
    GuestsKalgarGamer. Coder. Podcaster for The Inconsolables. Overall geeky genius. My tweets are maniacal. And mine. All mine.The Inconsolables - Home | FacebookKalgar (@Kalgar) on TwitterPaul devour of chipsOne half of the Inconsolables. Ca... Read more →
    GuestsKalgarGamer. Coder. Podcaster for The Inconsolables. Overall geeky genius. My tweets are maniacal. And mine. All mine.The Inconsolables - Home | FacebookKalgar (@Kalgar) on TwitterPaul devour of chipsOne half of the Inconsolables. Ca... Read more →

  • 048: O Mario, Where Art Thou?
    048: O Mario, Where Art Thou?
    Play
    Published: 19 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:04:21
    We give a salute to the poorly under-used Waluigi and try to find him a game, crap on about Judge Dredd for a while, create a domestic stealth game starring a kid trying to make mischief, revel in the violent aftermath of PAX, imagine an un... Read more →
    We give a salute to the poorly under-used Waluigi and try to find him a game, crap on about Judge Dredd for a while, create a domestic stealth game starring a kid trying to make mischief, revel in the violent aftermath of PAX, imagine an un... Read more →

  • 047: Interpretive Snake Dance (Pax Storm #2)
    047: Interpretive Snake Dance (Pax Storm #2)
    Play
    Published: 12 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:04:04
    In the 2nd of 3 PAX themed episodes, Ben and Trevor record in front of a live studio audience... of one. Together they designed an intriguing stealth game set within a closed down mint, a competitive multiplayer game where teachers in a sch... Read more →
    In the 2nd of 3 PAX themed episodes, Ben and Trevor record in front of a live studio audience... of one. Together they designed an intriguing stealth game set within a closed down mint, a competitive multiplayer game where teachers in a sch... Read more →

  • 046: Big Joe's Sex Emporium
    046: Big Joe's Sex Emporium
    Play
    Published: 5 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:02:59
    This week Ben and Trevor describe a game about returning items to a very specific type of store, throw together a rhythm based customer service experience, play Telephone with a rumour mongering game that would not be out of place in the Ja... Read more →
    This week Ben and Trevor describe a game about returning items to a very specific type of store, throw together a rhythm based customer service experience, play Telephone with a rumour mongering game that would not be out of place in the Ja... Read more →