Episodes

December 2017

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…

Game of the Year 2017

This week on the show, it’s our Top 10 Countdown for our Game of the Year 2017! There have been some truly fantastic video games to come out this year, with big action-packed AAA releases knocking it out of the park, brand new IP’s consistently kicking goals and much-loved franchises receiving…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Loyalty 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, Cameron and Kolby follow on from our console wars conversation to discuss the idea of console…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Difficulty 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, Elliot and Luke talk about how you define difficulty in video games. There are plenty of…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Cosmetics 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, Elliot and Cam talk all about cosmetics in video games. Items that are purely visual such…

November 2017

Power of the People

This week on the show, we talk all about Power of the People in video game communities. It’s been a controversial week in video game news with Star Wars Battlefront 2 from EA copping a lot of flack for its “interesting” choices regarding micro transactions, loot crates and level progression.…

PAX Aus 2017 Bumper Show Pt. 2

This week on the show, we are all still in serious recovery from PAX Aus 2017 last weekend! Luke, Elliot, Cam, Kieren and special guest Jack are back again to talk about their highlights from the biggest video game expo in the country, including the following great interviews: Kieren chats…

PAX Aus 2017 Bumper Show Pt. 1

This week on the show, we are all still in serious recovery from PAX Aus 2017 last weekend! Luke, Elliot, Cam, Kieren and special guest Jack are back again to talk about their highlights from the biggest video game expo in the country, including the following great interviews: Cam speaks…

October 2017

Interview: WWE Superstar – Emma

This week, resident wrestling fan Luke had the opportunity to chat with WWE Superstar, Emma! Emma is originally from Melbourne, Australia, now competing weekly in the Women’s division on Raw every Monday. She has her first big Pay Per View match this coming Monday against Asuka. Listen to the whole interview,…

Checkpoint Intimates: The Pay2Win 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, Elliot and Sav discuss one of the most dangerous and awful trends in video games… Pay2Win.…