Overwatch League Playoff Preview

Overwatch League Playoff Preview

Photo: Robert Paul for Blizzard Entertainment With the play-ins now complete the playoff picture for the Overwatch League is now fully fleshed out. Of the 8 teams in the post-season almost half are expansion teams (Vancouver, Hangzhou, Atlanta) and two original 2018...
Explore Detroit During LCS Summer Split Finals

Explore Detroit During LCS Summer Split Finals

Photo: Norris Howard The spectacle that is the LCS is descending upon Detroit this weekend and will flood the city center with League of Legends super-fans. We here at Checkpoint XP want to be stewards for our fellow nerds making the pilgrimage to the Motor City. So...
FCG Marred By Sexual Misconduct Allegations

FCG Marred By Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Photo by Stephanie Lindgren In the days following EVO, The Fighting Games Community was rocked to its core as accusations of sexual misconduct marred the scene. While there were claims of harassment at EVO 2019 two big names in the FGC, Street Fighter Pro Leah...