Point Bleep Studios | 2017 Review & 2018 Manifesto

2018 will mark the four year anniversary of the formation of Point Bleep Studios. Four years ago we were just a couple of good looking guys with an idea and a pocket full of dreams. We're still just a couple of hot guys with an idea but our pockets are now filled with night terrors, cold sweats and vacant expressions. What happened in 2017?

Ludum Dare 40 | The Terry Pebble Show | Results & Postmortem

Have you ever dreamed of being a tacky, low budget, day time talk show host? Well time to fulfill that dream by playing as compassionate but not afraid to say it straight faux-therapist/talk show host Terry Pebble. Interview the guests and decide if you should play the shoulder to cry on or give them a swift wake up call. Sometimes the truth hurts… and gets more viewers!

Reaper Orchestral Scoring Template – 100% Free!!! (70 Tracks)

Hello again internet people. I've created a Reaper template to quickly get started composing orchestral scores, and the best of all its that its based in free software! Its super handy to quickly test ideas and why not write whole pieces with it. Here at PointBleepStudios we've used it for the scoring of all of … Continue reading Reaper Orchestral Scoring Template – 100% Free!!! (70 Tracks)

[Development Blog #4] The Mind of Marlo v1.1, Project Point Bleep TV & Stuff!

Here at Point Bleep Studios we like to keep our players up to date with poorly written blogs posted at irregular intervals. Here's one now! The Mind of Marlo v1.1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9iyi_vM55k&t=1s We released The Mind of Marlo onto Steam on the 19th of October! While we've had some really great feedback for our documentary film/adventure … Continue reading [Development Blog #4] The Mind of Marlo v1.1, Project Point Bleep TV & Stuff!

[Development Blog #3] The Mind of Marlo – Steam Release

Hello and welcome to a brand new instalment of the Development Blog. This week our guests include the Steam release of The Mind of Marlo, the insightful Poffle's Guides, and Rodo Friday's. The Mind of Marlo - Steam Release We released a version of The Mind of Marlo on itch.io in July. We are now nearing completion of the Steam version … Continue reading [Development Blog #3] The Mind of Marlo – Steam Release

How To Create Games in a Satellite Team – 10 Tips for Success!

  I thought I would do a follow up piece to the guide I wrote about developing games around a full time job. This week I will be talking about working as a satellite team, which will likely be nonsense as well. Let’s begin… Rodobodolfo lives in Argentina and I live in the UK. When we’re … Continue reading How To Create Games in a Satellite Team – 10 Tips for Success!

Unity Adventure Framework – The rise and fall of the door system.

Hi there! My name is Rodo, coder at Point Bleep Studios and this segment is called Rodo Fridays. Instead of writing nonsensical and unfunny satirical articles about being a jerk at work like my partner Poffle, here I will try to give a more detailed view about our current custom engine called Unity Adventure Framework. … Continue reading Unity Adventure Framework – The rise and fall of the door system.

The Mind of Marlo – OUT NOW!!!

Good news! We have finally released The Mind of Marlo, our point and click adventure/documentary film based on the life of Marlo Davenport and his curse of Spontaneous Silly Head Syndrome. Watch the trailer to get to know Marlo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ovujb6JLWhY What started life as a Ludum Dare project has developed into a touching and absurd … Continue reading The Mind of Marlo – OUT NOW!!!

Super Helpful Man: An Old Man Super Hero Handy Man Simulator – Ludum Dare #39

  Super Helpful Man: An Old Man Super Hero Handy Man Simulator The Roy Hardcastle Story Ludum Dare #39 Theme: Running Out of Power Play Super Helpful Man So, here we are again. Another Ludum Dare in the bag. We really didn't want to take part this time as it came so soon after LD#38, which … Continue reading Super Helpful Man: An Old Man Super Hero Handy Man Simulator – Ludum Dare #39

The quest for the perfect FREE team collaboration app. Part 1: Slack

The quest for the perfect FREE team collaboration app for indie game development. So, you've decided to form an online indie game team to create the next big hit, now you just need a way to communicate with teammates and organize everyone’s job. Sounds pretty easy, right? WRONG! It's a ruddy nightmare, actually. Here at Point Bleep Studios, … Continue reading The quest for the perfect FREE team collaboration app. Part 1: Slack