Sony won’t be attending PAX East. They are canceling their appearance and booth space at the popular gaming convention due to fears of Coronavirus.Read More
Category: Special Events
In our last article about the upcoming Forza Motorsport 7 WGN Championship happening February 23rd at the 2020 Canadian International Autoshow at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, we shared the story of ForceOne and his rivalry with Raceboy77. Today we’ll learn about some of the other players vying for that top spot.Read More
South by Southwest has announced the nominees for the seventh annual SXSW Gaming Awards, recognizing the most creative and influential titles, teams and individuals in the industry.Read More
Check out the Houston Outlaws PAX PRO-AM that was held live at PAX South 2020, the casting desk is stacked with talent you should know, our own Robbie Landis and Joe Sloan were on hand to lend their talents to the casting team!Read More
Checkpoint XP’s resident Houston Outlaws fan and Overwatch expert got to head out to San Antonio for PAX South where he hosted a panel with The Houston Outlaws about the path the the pro’s in esports.Read More
- Dragon Quest of the Stars Now Available on Mobile Devices February 25, 2020
- The Adventures of 00 Dilly now available on Nintendo Switch February 25, 2020
- New Legal Council For Riot Games Harassment Plaintiffs February 25, 2020
- It’s Zero Hour! Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection Now Available February 25, 2020
- The Other Identity – Black History Month February 24, 2020
- Pokemon Junior Champion Simone Lim Is Inspiring, But Forces The Question – Is Pokemon Still A Competitive Game? February 24, 2020
- Overwatch League Recap: Week 3 February 24, 2020
Shows & Podcasts
- Gear up for the spring CSL Gears 5 league! February 24, 2020We're excited to announce the full spring 2020 league for Gears 5! Get your team together and gear up to compete for a piece of the $40,000 prize pool. Registration opens February 24th. Written by CSL.
- The Calm Before the Storm: League of Legends at DreamHack Anaheim February 20, 2020Four collegiate League of Legends teams will fight it out this weekend at DreamHack Anaheim for a piece of the $5,000 prize pool. We talked to the teams ahead of the event to get their thoughts on the upcoming matches. Written by Cole Metcalfe.
- League of Legends: The Big Three February 13, 2020Harrisburg, Columbia College and the University of British Columbia are the top three League of Legends teams in CSL. Which school takes the top spot in our predictions? Find out here! Written by Cole Metcalfe.
- Dota 2 Recap: Missing Links February 12, 2020Stay awhile and listen as we recount tales of Dota 2 matches won and lost in the 10th week of regular season play. We’ll laugh, get salty, and forecast team placement in the playoffs as the end of the season looms. Written by Charles "Torrasque" Harrison.
- School Spotlight: Cal Esports February 6, 2020Following their win at the first Heroes of the Dorm tournament in 2015, Cal Esports would use that momentum to build one of the largest collegiate esports clubs in the United States. We spoke with Cal Esports to learn more about their growth and future. Written by Judah "Torrent" Caruso.
- CS:GO Recap: A Numbers Game February 6, 2020Curious as to what’s happened in the world of collegiate CS:GO since November? We break down the top 10 teams and discuss our predictions for the fast-approaching playoffs. Written by Gabriel Ionica.
- GameStop Weeklies are Back in 2020! February 6, 2020Better than ever, the GameStop Weeklies are back with $100 on the line per game, per week! If you’re looking for a new challenge or just a place to compete with your friends, look no further. Written by Judah "Torrent" Caruso.