The prodigal son has returned as Ninja made his official re-debut on Twitch. It saw some middling results, so the guys will break it down. We also cover the latest announcements out of Nintendo and Ubisoft, plus you’ll never believe what Cloud9 is paying their athletes. In honor of Hot Ones, we play a game while downing hot sauce and take a look at a beloved childhood classic on this week’s Patient Gamer. All of that and more on CheckpointXP On-Demand!


Ninja Returns To Twitch

(0:00) Ninja Returns To Twitch The prodigal son has returned. Following the end of Mixer, Ninja has returned to where it all began… with mixed results. The guys break down his return. (12:00) Ubisoft and Nintendo Announcements In all the chaos of Microsoft and Sony announcing their consoles, Nintendo and Ubisoft got in on the act with some cool upcoming games.


This Week On CheckpointXP On-Demand

  • (0:00) Ninja Returns To Twitch
    • The prodigal son has returned. Following the end of Mixer, Ninja has returned to where it all began… with mixed results. The guys break down his return.
  • (12:00)  Ubisoft and Nintendo Announcements
    • In all the chaos of Microsoft and Sony announcing their consoles, Nintendo and Ubisoft got in on the act with some cool upcoming games. 
  • (24:00) Cloud9 Discloses Salaries as CDL Implodes
    • It’s not often we get a look at what esports athletes actually make, but Cloud9 has pulled back the curtain. Meanwhile, the Call of Duty League is imploding.
  • (34:00) Fortnite Metaverse
    • Fortnite has a metaverse. That’s all I’m going to say.
  • (43:48) Hot Ones Tribute
    • Ric’s got some hot sauce and everyone will have to answer questions while feeling the burn.
  • (55:48) Gaming and Esports News – 
  • (1:07:50) Patient Gamer – Chrono Trigger
    • On this week’s edition of the Patient Gamer, we take a look at the game voted best of all time by the CheckpointXP crew – Chrono Trigger.
  • (1:17:48) Social Media Check-in
    • We check in with our social media followers to find out which game proves graphics aren’t everything.

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