Checkpoint Podcast

Snuggle in with Cozy Gaming

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Luke Mitchell

Luke Mitchell
Luke spends his time playing video games, binge-watching TV and hanging out with his German Shepherd, Ziggy and Bernese Mountain Dog Pandora.

Elliot Attard

Elliot Attard
PC gamer, TV show binge-watcher, music lover and elite member of high society (but not really) - Elliot possesses all of the qualities needed to project his word thoughts straight into your eye holes.

Cameron Honey-Swain

Cameron Honey-Swain
Playing video games, reading comics and expressing himself via reaction photos of D-Grade celebrities and drag queens is the easiest way to keep Cameron busy so that he'll stop bothering his cats for selfies.

Pedro Cooray

Pedro Cooray
Pedro is a grown adult who has cried at the ending to every JRPG he has ever played.


This week on the show, we are looking at the concept of cozy gaming. In the world of gaming it is fairly normal for things to get high-risk and apply pressure. Cozy games offer the chance to lighten that burden and let’s you forget your troubles and enjoy the games in the moment. Join Luke, Elliot, Cam and Pedro as they at joined by special guest Sarah from TookiPalooki, creators of Chook & Sosig, a cozy point and click adventure. She talks to us about the importance of cozy games and how she got involved in the genre. The team also talk through how cozy games are important to the LGBT+ community and where the genre blurs the lines with traditional gaming. Don’t miss any of the action and don’t forget to check out the first half of this podcast to keep up to date! For all the latest updates as always, head to our official website at checkpointgaming.net. Snuggle in with Cozy Gaming