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Doc Haskell Interview, The Top 5 College Esports Programs, Albright College’s New Facility, NACE Previews I Checkpoint On Campus

Welcome back to Checkpoint On Campus! This week, Erica and Jacob sit down with Boise State’s Head Coach for Esports, Dr. Chris Haskell, to talk Collegiate Esports and their world class facility. The two are also joined by our wonderful interns Vanessa and Ruben to discuss the top 5 collegiate Esports programs you’ll want to […]

Collegiate Rocket League Goes GLOBAL! Microsoft Buys Activision, College COD, LoL Proving Grounds – Checkpoint On Campus

What a wild week! In this episode, your impeccable hosts Erica and Jacob discuss the new CRL International Tournament with Ruben, College CoD with Sebastian, and the largest merger in videogame history!

Microsoft Bought Activision for nearly $70 Billion

In a move that has sent shockwaves across the gaming world, Microsoft bought Activision for nearly $70 billion dollars. This acquisition marks the largest purchase that Microsoft has ever undertaken, cementing their position as a dominant force in the video game industry. 

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Dr. Disrespect launches new AAA games studio 

The insanely popular streamer, Dr. Disrespect, has recently announced that he’s launching his own game studio, the Midnight Society. They’re coming out of the gates strong, bringing in top talent from companies like Bungie and Activision.  Their first game is certainly going to be a competitive shooter. And their mission is to involve the game’s […]

Dr. Dre Releases New Music in GTAV

As the music industry evolves, artists are releasing their new songs in unique and creative ways. But would you ever expect an artist to debut their work in a video game? Well, that’s exactly what Dr. Dre had in mind. Dr. Dre in The Contract In the latest Grand Theft Auto 5 expansion, The Contract, […]

Danny Trejo Far Cry 6 Missions Officially Released

Everyone’s favorite machete wielding uncle, Danny Trejo, recently made his appearance in the first person shooter, Far Cry 6. In the game, players help Trejo set up his real life taco truck, Trejo’s tacos, on the fictional island of Yara. Inevitably, things go wrong and it’s up to you and Trejo to save the day. […]

Minecraft hits over 1 Trillion Views on Youtube

Minecraft, the insanely popular world-building sandbox simulator, has reached it’s latest milestone achieving over 1 Trillion views on Youtube. Minecraft already gets to take home the title for most bought video game of all time, but now it’s the first game to ever reach 1 Trillion youtube views. Since its release in 2009, Minecraft has […]

Keanu Reeves is Cool with Fans Banging Johnny Silverhand

Keanu Reeves, star of The Matrix, John Wick, and Cyberpunk 2077, is cool with his digitally down and dirty fans. So Cyberpunk released last year to a plethora of bugs, glitches and other issues. While the team behind the game, CD Projekt Red, has updated the game with a series of patches, modders have stepped […]