Checkpoint XP Daily – Friday, August 16th 2019

Checkpoint XP Daily – Friday, August 16th 2019

We preview Gamescom and make our own predictions, talk about some FGC difficulties and look ahead to the weekend. Gamescom 2019 is right around the corner and being one of the biggest video game shows of the year we have to preview it and provide some of our own...
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...
Riot to sell Echo Fox’s LCS Slot

Riot to sell Echo Fox’s LCS Slot

Photo by Paul de Leon/Riot Games Riot is officially taking over the responsibility of selling the tenth franchise slot in the North American League of Legends Championship Series. Over the past few months Echo Fox has been embroiled in controversy following comments...
Overwatch League: What is the Mei-Blade Meta?

Overwatch League: What is the Mei-Blade Meta?

Photo by Stewart Volland for Blizzard Entertainment Since the introduction of the 2-2-2 role lock this stage, we’ve seen a big swing in the meta and hero usage. Which shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone as we come from a three support and three tank meta, you’re already...