Episodes

January 2018

Checkpoint Intimates: The Speedrunning 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. In this episode, Elliot and special guest Jack from Brisbane are on board to discuss speedrunning! What is speedrunning in video…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Sales 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. In this episode, Elliot and Kolby are on board to discuss console sales! While they don’t seem to impact us as…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Multi Platform 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. In our most recent episode of Checkpoint on JOY 94.9, we went through a (gigantic) list of video games that are…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Holidays 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. On this episode, Cam and Rachel talk about the way video games incorporate the holiday season. There are always a bunch…

December 2017

Mainstream Media Representation

This week on the show, we discuss how we – as gamers – are represented in the mainstream media. While being a gigantic industry, video games are still often perceived quite negatively in the media, whether it’s a news report linking gaming to violence or a popular TV show showing…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Runners-Up 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 on the show, we’ve just had our awesome Game of the Year 2017 countdown episode where we counted down…