#71 Guests: Marc Remillard & Bobby Nicholls - Gin and Gin

January 26, 2019

In This Episode

  • Guests: Marc Remillard (Head of Development) and Bobby Nicholls (Marketing Specialist) with OUTBRK Storm Chasing Video Game
  • Tracker Chat with the Tornado Trackers – Chase Day Morning
  • Helicity Designs and discount code
  • Lightning Round: Video Game Cash Cab
  • Tornado Talk with Jen Narramore – 1999 January Tornadoes
  • Partner with the Storm Front Freaks
  • Wx Resources – We share examples of great weather resources you may like
  • Weather Trollbot 5000 – Our robot interprets the responses to trolls from our weather friends
  • Who will be our next guest?

Our Guests

Marc Remillard, Head of Development and Bobby Nicholls, Marketing Specialist for upcoming OUTBRK storm chasing video game

OUTBRK is a multiplayer storm chasing video game, designed to emulate all of the fun of storm chasing, with none of the boring bits. Driven by real data from historical sever weather events, this game allows you to get the full experience of chasing each time you play, while adding a fun, competitive component

Marc Remillard, from Montreal, is Head of Development for OUTBRK and has been storm chasing for a little more than 13 years now, mainly in the tornado alley but also catching some twisters in Canada. Being a sound designer, mixer and composer, he started learning about game engines, using his basic knowledge in programming as a starting point.

Bobby Nicholls is Gameplay and Marketing Director for OUTBRK, with a main focus on driving gameplay decisions and ideas. Bobby lives in NW Arkansas and is CIO of a local software startup, as well as a part time chaser.

To learn more about the Tornado Trackers visit them at www.TornadoTrackers.org

Visit www.HelicityDesigns.com for our Storm Front Freaks lineup of merchandise. Use code: SFF at check-out for 5% off your entire order

Get hooked on tornado history at www.TornadoTalk.com

Partner with the Storm Front Freaks. To learn of the opportunities to partner with us, visit http://www.stormfrontfreaks.com/partner-with-us.html

Wx Resources Links:

Submit your questions or comments about this show to questions@stormfrontfreaks.com and we may read it on our next episode!

Next episode (72), our theme this year is going “Coast to Coast with Your Favorite TV Meteorologists” and we begin with Matt Zafino, Chief Meteorologist KGW-TV, Portland.

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues

#70 Guests: Nathan Moore & Cary Meltzer - Pregnant for 2 years

January 12, 2019

In This Episode

  • Guests: Owner Nathan Moore and VP of Production Carey Meltzer of SVL Media (Storm Video Broker)
  • Tracker Chat with the Tornado Trackers – Using Forecast Models
  • Helicity Designs and discount code
  • Lightning Round: Hollywood Squares
  • Tornado Talk with Jen Narramore – Wichita Falls, TX Tornado of 1979
  • Partner with the Storm Front Freaks
  • #WeatherFools – We share examples of people doing foolish things in weather situations
  • Weather’s Believe It or Not – You won’t believe these crazy weather stories
  • Who will be our next guest?

Our Guests

Nathan Moore, Owner and Cary Meltzer, VP of Production for SVL Media

Nathan Moore is owner of StormViewLIVE and SVL Media. He also chases for KETV ABC out of Omaha and NTV out of Central Nebraska. Nathan has been chasing for nearly 20 years and is currently a double major student at the University of Nebraska in Meteorology and GIS.

Cary Meltzer is VP of Production for SVL Media, an Advanced Skywarn Storm Spotter, and FAA licensed private pilot flying a plane before he was even old enough to drive a car. His obsession for storms has led him to realize his dream of becoming a full time storm chaser.

To learn more about the Tornado Trackers visit them at www.TornadoTrackers.org

Visit www.HelicityDesigns.com for our Storm Front Freaks lineup of merchandise. Use code: SFF at check-out for 5% off your entire order

Get hooked on tornado history at www.TornadoTalk.com

Partner with the Storm Front Freaks. To learn of the opportunities to partner with us, visit http://www.stormfrontfreaks.com/partner-with-us.html

#WeatherFools Links

Weather’s Believe It or Not Links

Submit your questions or comments about this show to questions@stormfrontfreaks.com and we may read it on our next episode!

Next episode (71), we’ll have Marc Remillard and Bobby Nicholls from the Outbrk storm chasing video game

Credits

  • Opening Music: Brett Epstein
  • Closing Music: Gabe Cox
  • Other Music: “Pecos Hank” Schyma from El Reno Blues