Checkpoint https://joy.org.au/checkpoint Gaymers keeping you informed on the video-games industry Fri, 27 Nov 2020 12:22:16 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.6 Gaymers keeping you informed on the video-games industry JOY 94.9 - LGBTI, LGBTIQA+, LGBTQIA+, LGBT, LGBTQ, LGB, Gay, Lesbian, Trans, Intersex, Queer Podcasts for all our Rainbow Communities clean episodic JOY 94.9 - LGBTI, LGBTIQA+, LGBTQIA+, LGBT, LGBTQ, LGB, Gay, Lesbian, Trans, Intersex, Queer Podcasts for all our Rainbow Communities ppc@joy.org.au ppc@joy.org.au (JOY 94.9 - LGBTI, LGBTIQA+, LGBTQIA+, LGBT, LGBTQ, LGB, Gay, Lesbian, Trans, Intersex, Queer Podcasts for all our Rainbow Communities) JOY Melbourne Inc. Gaymers keeping you informed on the video-games industry Checkpoint http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/wp-content/uploads/sites/330/powerpress/avatar-Checkpoint_Podcast_Icon_1400x1400.jpg https://joy.org.au/checkpoint Melbourne, Victoria Weekly Last Gen Retrospective https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/12/03/last-gen-retrospective/ Wed, 02 Dec 2020 20:00:25 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3231 Elliot, Luke, Bree and Charlie do a Last Gen Retrospective. What were the biggest games last gen? What DEFINED the generation of Xbox One and PS4? We discuss! Don’t miss any of the action and […]

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Elliot, Luke, Bree and Charlie do a Last Gen Retrospective.

What were the biggest games last gen? What DEFINED the generation of Xbox One and PS4? We discuss!

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 all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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Elliot, Luke, Bree and Charlie do a Last Gen Retrospective. What were the biggest games last gen? What DEFINED the generation of Xbox One and PS4? We discuss! Don’t miss any of the action and […]http://media.blubrry.com/350726/p/joy.org. Elliot, Luke, Bree and Charlie do a Last Gen Retrospective.
What were the biggest games last gen? What DEFINED the generation of Xbox One and PS4? We discuss!
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 all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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Up to Date: NEO: The World Ends with You announced https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/12/01/up-to-date-neo-the-world-ends-with-you-announced/ Mon, 30 Nov 2020 20:00:25 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3230 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, Luke, Bree and Charlie as they talk […]

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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, Luke, Bree and Charlie 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, including NEO: The World Ends with You’s announcement, Project 007 to be a new Bond game developed by the Hitman team and more!

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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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, Luke, Bree and Charlie as they talk […]http://media.blubrry.com/350726/p/joy.org. 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, Luke, Bree and Charlie 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, including NEO: The World Ends with You’s announcement, Project 007 to be a new Bond game developed by the Hitman team and more!
Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.
Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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Intimates: PS5 VS Xbox Series First Impressions https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/11/29/intimates-ps5-vs-xbox-series-first-impressions/ Sat, 28 Nov 2020 20:00:45 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3223 Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Luke and Elliot discuss […]

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Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context.

This week, Luke and Elliot discuss their first impressions of next gen after a while with both consoles.

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Luke and Elliot discuss […]http://media.blubrry. Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context.
This week, Luke and Elliot discuss their first impressions of next gen after a while with both consoles.
Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.
Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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Queer Representation in 2020 Games https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/11/26/queer-representation-in-2020-games/ Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:00:44 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3222 Elliot, Bree, Edie and Crinj chat about Queer Representation in 2020 Games. Was it an overly queer-friendly year? How does it stack up to past years? Do you think we’re moving towards a place of […]

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Elliot, Bree, Edie and Crinj chat about Queer Representation in 2020 Games.

Was it an overly queer-friendly year? How does it stack up to past years? Do you think we’re moving towards a place of better understanding and acceptance? Have you seen that evolution over the years? We discuss these points and more!

Luke and Elliot also review Black Ops: Cold War and Godfall!

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 all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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Elliot, Bree, Edie and Crinj chat about Queer Representation in 2020 Games. Was it an overly queer-friendly year? How does it stack up to past years? Do you think we’re moving towards a place of […]http://media.blubrry.com/350726/p/joy.org. Elliot, Bree, Edie and Crinj chat about Queer Representation in 2020 Games.
Was it an overly queer-friendly year? How does it stack up to past years? Do you think we’re moving towards a place of better understanding and acceptance? Have you seen that evolution over the years? We discuss these points and more!
Luke and Elliot also review Black Ops: Cold War and Godfall!
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 all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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Up to Date: The Game Awards nominees announced and more https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/11/24/up-to-date-the-game-awards-nominees-announced-and-more/ Mon, 23 Nov 2020 20:00:44 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3221 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, Bree, Edie and Crinj as they talk […]

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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, Bree, Edie and Crinj 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, including The Game Awards nominees announced, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is fastest selling game in the franchise and more!

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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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, Bree, Edie and Crinj as they talk […]http://media.blubrry.com/350726/p/joy.org. 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, Bree, Edie and Crinj 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, including The Game Awards nominees announced, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is fastest selling game in the franchise and more!
Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.
Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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Intimates: Bugsnax Spoilerchat https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/11/22/intimates-bugsnax-spoilerchat/ Sat, 21 Nov 2020 20:00:48 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3201 Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Elliot and Edie talk […]

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Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context.

This week, Elliot and Edie talk about Bugsnax in our latest spoilercast!

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Elliot and Edie talk […]http://media.blubrry. Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context.
This week, Elliot and Edie talk about Bugsnax in our latest spoilercast!
Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.
Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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PS5 Launch Special https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/11/19/ps5-launch-special/ Wed, 18 Nov 2020 20:00:20 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3200 Elliot, Luke, Omi and Charlie chat about the PS5 on launch week. What are our first thoughts on the PS5? How does it compare to the launch of the PS4? What’s next for PlayStation? We […]

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Elliot, Luke, Omi and Charlie chat about the PS5 on launch week.

What are our first thoughts on the PS5? How does it compare to the launch of the PS4? What’s next for PlayStation? We discuss these points and more!

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 all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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Elliot, Luke, Omi and Charlie chat about the PS5 on launch week. What are our first thoughts on the PS5? How does it compare to the launch of the PS4? What’s next for PlayStation? We […]http://media.blubrry.com/350726/p/joy.org. Elliot, Luke, Omi and Charlie chat about the PS5 on launch week.
What are our first thoughts on the PS5? How does it compare to the launch of the PS4? What’s next for PlayStation? We discuss these points and more!
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 all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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Up to Date: Mass Effect trilogy remaster on the way https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/11/17/up-to-date-mass-effect-trilogy-remaster-on-the-way/ Mon, 16 Nov 2020 20:00:20 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3199 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, Luke, Omi and Charlie as they talk […]

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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, Luke, Omi and Charlie 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, including Mass Effect trilogy remaster on the way, Madeline from Celeste confirmed as Trans and more!

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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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, Luke, Omi and Charlie as they talk […]http://media.blubrry.com/350726/p/joy.org. 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, Luke, Omi and Charlie 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, including Mass Effect trilogy remaster on the way, Madeline from Celeste confirmed as Trans and more!
Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.
Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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Nintendo Switch vs Next Gen https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/11/15/nintendo-switch-vs-next-gen/ Sun, 15 Nov 2020 11:29:07 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3193 Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Crinj and Elliot talk […]

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Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context.

This week, Crinj and Elliot talk about how the Nintendo Switch will fare in the upcoming generation, if we’ll be likely to see fewer 3rd party releases and if Switch might get a hardware upgrade.

Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.

Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context. This week, Crinj and Elliot talk […]http://media.blubrry. Checkpoint Intimates is a weekly podcast where two members of the team go one-on-one on a topic that they both feel strongly about, talking in a more deeper and, yes, intimate context.
This week, Crinj and Elliot talk about how the Nintendo Switch will fare in the upcoming generation, if we’ll be likely to see fewer 3rd party releases and if Switch might get a hardware upgrade.
Giving a 1-UP to diversity in gaming.
Tune in to Checkpoint every Saturday from 2:00 pm. For all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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Xbox Series Launch Special https://joy.org.au/checkpoint/2020/11/12/xbox-series-launch-special/ Wed, 11 Nov 2020 20:00:06 +0000 http://joy.org.au/checkpoint/?p=3192 Luke, Elliot and Kolby chat about the Xbox Series X and S launch, their impressions and their hopes for the generation. Luke also has a chat with Xbox MVP and Xbox Ambassador Community Champion Dhayana […]

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Luke, Elliot and Kolby chat about the Xbox Series X and S launch, their impressions and their hopes for the generation.

Luke also has a chat with Xbox MVP and Xbox Ambassador Community Champion Dhayana on being an influential part of the Xbox Community. You can follow her on Twitter, @MissDeusGeek.

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 all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.

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Luke, Elliot and Kolby chat about the Xbox Series X and S launch, their impressions and their hopes for the generation. Luke also has a chat with Xbox MVP and Xbox Ambassador Community Champion Dhayana […]http://media.blubrry.com/350726/p/joy.org. Luke, Elliot and Kolby chat about the Xbox Series X and S launch, their impressions and their hopes for the generation.
Luke also has a chat with Xbox MVP and Xbox Ambassador Community Champion Dhayana on being an influential part of the Xbox Community. You can follow her on Twitter, @MissDeusGeek.
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 all the latest updates check out checkpointgaming.net. Like us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to subscribe and rate this podcast.
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