Episodes

March 2019

Intimates: Getting Meta with Content Creation

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 Jack from Zed Games pull back the curtain and talk about what it takes to create gaming…

Death, It’s Game Over Man

This week on the show, death is a sometimes inevitable part of gaming. From characters deaths that effect the narrative to the always looming reality of a Game Over screen, death in the digital world can mean plenty of things to lots of different people. Join Cam, Elliot, Sav and…

Intimates: The Looter Shooter Breakdown

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 provide a breakdown of the infant genre, the looter shooter. With a few releasing each year…

Intimates: Real World Gaming

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, Cameron and Edie step out of the digital world and step in to reality to discuss real world gaming.…

February 2019

Virtual Reality; The Future of Gaming?

This week on the show, we look to the future and take a leap into a digital world. Virtual Reality has always been considered the next evolution of gaming. However now that we’ve found ourselves living in the age of Virtual Reality are we happy with the reality or do…

Intimates: The Arguments Surrounding Diversity

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 ready to get heated on a topic they care about. With Apex Legends launching with…

Intimates: Gaming Flashback – 1992

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 Kolby turn the clock back to look at the state of gaming in 1992. While Kolby had…

The Myths and Urband Legends of Gaming

This week on the show, we delve into the spooky world of gaming myths and urban legends. While once born from stories a friend told a friend urban legends have permeated the world of gaming as far back as the early Mario Bros games, and most likely before. People trying…

Intimates: The Resident Evil Rewind

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 put video game horror royalty in their sights as they square up about their thoughts on…

Intimates: Let’s Make a First Impression

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, Cameron and Luke get down and dirty on how important a first impression is in the world of gaming.…

January 2019

Intimates: The Interactive World of Bandersnatch

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 Sam have to pick the right direction to take when looking at the interactive choose your own…

Intimates: We need to talk about Clive

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, Cameron and Elliot talk politics, I know I’m surprised about it as well. Specifically the larger than life character…