ESPORTS NEWS & HEADLINES
The latest Esports News and Headlines from the Checkpoint Crew!
Former and Game Informer employees have taken to Twitter about the recent layoff of many of their notable staff.read more
THE SETTLERS, The famous build-up strategy game set in a living medieval-fantasy world, will release on PC in 2020.read more
The Overwatch League has announced the schedule for the 2020 season.read more
This will mark the first time two characters join the survivors cast.read more
The FF8 Remaster is coming sooner than we thought!read more
Bioware, best known for developing the Mass Effect and Dragon Age series, has recently lost two of it’s lead developers.read more
PODCASTS & VIDEO
We talk about the mixed reactions to the International 2019, the Overwatch League 2020 Season Schedule and what we’re keeping an eye on from Gamescom.
This week on 2d6 Emotional Damage the New Fortuneer’s have to deal with the sudden loss of their Warlock, Promy.
We talk about our weekend, check in on the latest news headlines and talk about video game food.
We’re joined by the hosts of Geek Culture Congress, a podcast about all things Nerd Culture.
We preview Gamescom and make our own predictions, talk about some FGC difficulties and look ahead to the weekend.
Hobbs and Shaw is the best Marvel Movie this summer that Marvel didn’t actually make.
Persia lends a hand to the FGC, introducing the XO Academy and providing a voice for women.
Chuck Bean talks nerdy with the crew, including games, wrestling, and Marvel Universe.
Find out who Justin Wong is rooting for at EVO 2019 and his take on being a gamer dad.
The legendary, video games veteran Tommy Tallarico sat down for a few minutes with Checkpoint XP’s Joe Sloan at the Video Game Live concert in Detroit.
What is FirstBlood? No, we’re not talking about Rambo movie. Steve Wiseman explains what exactly is FirstBlood.
Ric “Weirdbeard” Hogerheide, Digital Brand Manager at 105.1 The Bounce, remembers what it was like to be a kid before the internet.
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