Episodes

August 2018

Up to Date: Smash Bros, Indie Showcase and more.

It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry! Join Luke, Elliot, Cam and Edie as they talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we take you through the…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Bloat Conversation

Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Elliot and Cam discuss the idea of “bloating” when it comes to video games. What we mean by that…

Up to Date: Plagiarism, Riot Games sexism, a gay furry and more.

It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry! Join Elliot, Cam, Rachel and Jakob as they talk through our regular weekly segments, such as what’s Coming Out over the next week, including…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Going Gold Conversation

Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Elliot and Luke tackle the topic of games “going gold”. Going gold in terms of videogames is when a…

Up to Date: Vigor, Slime Rancher, The Beat and more.

It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry! Luke, Elliot & our guests Louie and Doug are on board to talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Left 4 Dead Clone Conversation

Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Cam and Jason discussed the games which really are “inspired” by Left 4 Dead and what that game did…