ESPORTS NEWS & HEADLINES
The latest Esports News and Headlines from the Checkpoint Crew!
Lucky Southwest flight passengers got a Nintendo surprise they’ll never forget!read more
Who’s coming to work on the beloved beat ’em up series?read more
Evo 2019 has a new king.read more
Will Astralis storm back onto the CS:GO scene?read more
The win marks their 5th consecutive major tournament victory.read more
Questions about whether the event has peaked have been put to rest.read more
PODCASTS & VIDEO
Gello returns as a guest to discuss esports coaching for kids. We also talk about the ability for MMOs to inspire awe and ask our social media question of the week.
The Stage 3 Champions have been decided and it was the eighth seed Shanghai Dragons who took the crown.
Sarah brings us the latest news of the week, plus we check in on the LCS and the OWL.
After falling for the Swamp Hags trap, the New Fortuneer’s find themselves divided and facing danger on both fronts. Will everyone make it out alive?
The guys return from the weekend and share their stories, plus we talk about Artificial Intelligence and how long is to long for a video game.
The bathwater subject couldn’t be avoided and find out how video games affected Christine and Sarah’s relationships.
Ric “Weirdbeard” Hogerheide, Digital Brand Manager at 105.1 The Bounce, remembers what it was like to be a kid before the internet.
Noah Smith, Washington Post Sports Contributor and friend of Checkpoint XP, returns a third time on the show, and shares his gaming background and how esports fell into his lap.
Jon Vokal, Renegades, guitarist of Blank Slate, and student at Northwood University, shares how he manages his time with work, school, music, and video games.
Sara Jones, host of Laughing in the Dark podcast, share creepy experiences with the Checkpoint XP crew.
Founder and Warchief of Science for Mobalytics, Dr. Amine Issa, recounts his stories of growing up and how he started Mobalytics.
Orchid Som, CEO of E-Gear, shares E-Gear and E-Blue’s vision for gamers, including esports arenas and esports hotels.
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