Checkpoint

Checkpoint

Welcome to your weekly Checkpoint for video game news, reviews, interviews and more! With the games industry changing all the time, it’s our goal to make sure you’re kept up to date with the stories that matter! With coverage of all the latest major releases and hard-hitting discussions, the show is all about keeping you up to date and breaking down one of the most popular and constantly evolving medias in the world.

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October 20, 2021 52 min
Join Luke, Edie, Charlie and Bree as they go through their favorite Licensed Games!

They talk about what makes a good game and what makes a bad one. Along with some of the most interesting adaptions to video games from other media.

Don’t miss any of the action and don’t forget to check out the first half of this podcast to keep up to date!

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For ...

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It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry!

Join Luke, Charlie, Edie and Bree as they talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we take you through the games we’ve been playing this week. We also discuss what’s Coming Out over the next week.

We also take you through the big news of the week, su...

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Checkpoint Intimates is a podcast where members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, and sometimes conduct interviews with industry insiders and game developers!

In this episode, Lisa talks to game developer, Mel Taylor about her platformer Blueberry. The game sees you play as a girl named Blueberry from childhood through to old age and deals with  depression and  past traumas. It’s up to the pla...

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Join Elliot, Lisa, Edie and Luke as they delve into all things PAX Australia 2021!

This week on the show we talk all about PAX Australia 2021! We talk to developers, talk about our favourite demos and also our favourite PAX memories!

Don’t miss any of the action and don’t forget to check out the first half of this podcast to keep up to date!

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. Fo...

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It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry!

Join Elliot, Edie, Lisa and Luke as they talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we take you through the games we’ve been playing this week. We also discuss what’s Coming Out over the next week.

We also take you through the big news of the week, suc...

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Join Elliot and Luke as they delve into our favourite week of the year – Melbourne International Games Week!

This week on the show we talk all about Melbourne International Games week with a few interviews with those involved and a Luke and Elliot discuss their involvement with the Australian Game Developer Awards 2021!

Don’t miss any of the action and don’t forget to check out the first half of this podcast to keep up to date!

Giv...

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It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry!

Join Elliot and Luke as they talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we take you through the games we’ve been playing this week. We also discuss what’s Coming Out over the next week.

We also take you through the big news of the week, such as Kratos ...

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September 29, 2021 53 min
Join Elliot, Lisa and Luke as they delve into their favourite gorgeous video games!

This week on the show we analyse beauty in video games. What really makes a video game good lookin’? We put our heads together and come up with some answers!

Don’t miss any of the action and don’t forget to check out the first half of this podcast to keep up to date!

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:0...

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It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry!

Join Elliot, Lisa and Luke as they talk through our regular weekly segments, including Playing With Yourself, where we take you through the games we’ve been playing this week. We also discuss what’s Coming Out over the next week.

We also take you through the big news of the week, such as a...

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September 22, 2021 53 min
Join Elliot, Luke, Edie and Charlie as they put some of the biggest game devs and their games against each other…. which developer will come out on top?

This week on the show we put some of the biggest game devs and their games up against each other to decide once and for all – who is the greatest?

Don’t miss any of the action and don’t forget to check out the first half of this podcast to keep up to date!

Giving a 1-UP to diversit...

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It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry! Join Elliot, Charlie, Edie...

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The post Up To Date: PlayStation showcase news and Nintendo Switch finally gets Bluetooth audio support! appeared first on Checkpoint.

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Join Elliot, Omi and Charlie chat about the massive new gaming releases coming out this month! This week on the show, members of the team talk to each other and...

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The post Deathloop, The Artful Escape, Life is Strange: True Colours – we talk through all these massive games out now! appeared first on Checkpoint.

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It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry! Join Elliot, Charlie and...

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The post Up To Date: Alan Wake remaster on the way and much more gaming news! appeared first on Checkpoint.

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Checkpoint Intimates is a podcast where members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, and sometimes conduct interviews with industry insiders and game...

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The post Intimates: We talk to Sébastien Mitton and Dinga Bakaba from Arkane Lyone about Deathloop! appeared first on Checkpoint.

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Checkpoint Intimates is a podcast where members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, and sometimes conduct interviews with industry insiders and game...

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The post Intimates: Talking The Artful Escape with Johnny Galvatron appeared first on Checkpoint.

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September 8, 2021 52 min

Join Elliot, Edie and Luke chat about animal protagonists – our favourites, upcoming animal leads and classic ones! This week on the show, members from the Checkpoint team discuss animal...

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The post Animal protagonists in video games! appeared first on Checkpoint.

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It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry! Join Luke, Elliot and...

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The post Up To Date: China’s new controversial video game law and much more! appeared first on Checkpoint.

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Checkpoint Intimates is a podcast where members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, and sometimes conduct interviews with industry insiders and game...

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The post Intimates: We chat with Aussie devs Sbug Games about their upcoming release Webbed appeared first on Checkpoint.

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Join Elliot and Luke as the gaming sequels that we have been waiting to release for years. Listen to find out which sequels to games we have been anticipating for...

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The post Sequels that we have been waiting on forever! appeared first on Checkpoint.

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It’s time for your weekly update from the Checkpoint team with all the latest info you need to survive another week in the video games industry! Join Luke and Elliot...

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The post Up To Date: Saints Row reboot announced and more!! appeared first on Checkpoint.

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