Episodes

July 2018

Up to Date: Guild Wars, Ashi, Paladins 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, Cam, Rach and a bunch of others from the Checkpoint family are on board to talk through our regular weekly segments, including…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Celebrity 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 talk all about Celebrity likeness’ in games, ranging from when they willing give their likeness, when it…

Licensed Soundtrack Realness

This week on the show, we’re here to talk about licensed music in video games! Gaming is so diverse, and with that comes a very diverse soundtrack, with some songs standing out as truly memorable in video game history. While we do love an original soundtrack and there are some…

Up to Date: Wrecking Ball, The Crew 2, WWE Champions 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! Elliot, Cam, Rach and Kieren are on board to talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we take you through…

June 2018

Checkpoint Intimates: The Rogue-like 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 are on board to talk all about a specific genre – Rogue-likes! They go into depth…

Romance isn’t dead!

This week on the show, we’re here to talk about romance in video games! Specifically, how certain video games incorporate romance as a gameplay mechanic, what they do that’s right about it and the times when romance hasn’t been handled very well at all. Romance has become something that developers…

Up to Date: Cyberpunk 2077, AJ Styles, Pode 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! Elliot, Cam, Rach and the returning Jakob are on board to talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we take…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Pre-emptive 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 Edie are on board to talk all about pre-emptive announcements. It’s been a big couple of weeks…

Up to Date: Sushi, Vampyr, Jurassic World 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, Cam, Kolby and Edith are on board to talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we take you…