A mid-monthly summary of goings on in the video game sphere.
Created 23 Jul 2020
  • Checkpoint 20
    21 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Howdy folks! Hope everyone’s doing okay, outside of the shock of receiving one of these kinda close to a month since the last one. We did it! Just ‘cos it’s something other people do very regularly do...
  • Checkpoint 19
    27 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Howdy folks! It's been a while! We're back from unplanned hiatus with some excellent new games for you to check out. But you're gonna be stuck with mostly Joes for this one because Sam was out on vaca...
  • Checkpoint 18: More Like L18!
    28 Apr 2021 • 4 min read
    Welcome back to your favorite jumbled roundup of gaming news and games recommendations. Mom says it’s Joes’ turn on the intro so here I am (off to an incredibly rough start). This month has been prett...
  • Checkpoint 17: INTERGRADE
    02 Mar 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Hey what’s up folks! Sam here, introducing the latest issue of our monthly games news round up and review-o-mendation e-mail. Is it late if we don’t have a consistent release schedule? Yes? Yeah. Sorr...
  • Checkpoint 16: Back At It With A Best Of
    03 Jan 2021 • 7 min read
    Hey happy new year folks! Hope everyone’s had an atleast decent holiday break and got to spend some time alone and comfortable and warm playing or doing something they enjoyed. You deserve it, you alw...
  • Checkpoint 15: I Am Dig
    22 Oct 2020 • 5 min read
    Hey folks! Sorry this one’s a bit past the middle of the month mark, I think both me and Joes kinda let current events get on top of us a bit, and I know I’ve personally been trying to duck my head do...
  • Checkpoint 14: Preorder the disc-less edition now!
    23 Sep 2020 • 6 min read
    Hi folks, it's my (Joes) turn to do the intro! Welcome back to your consistently late video games newsletter! Sam has submitted his reviews to our shared doc days ago (including screenshots, which I u...
  • Checkpoint XIII: the one that looks like a comic book
    24 Aug 2020 • 6 min read
    Hey wassup! Sam here! Hope you’re all good and do you think anyones made a Majora’s Mask medical mask yet? They gotta have. They have. There’s a wooden one on Etsy, which I feel like thats not gonna.....
  • Checkpoint 12: Year 2
    21 Jul 2020 • 6 min read
    A massive howdy folks! Can you believe it, we're into year 2 of this here silly videogames newsletter. A very big thanks to all of you reading, and if you've just signed up; welcome, I hope you like b...
  • Checkpoint 11: Black Lives Matter
    07 Jun 2020 • 2 min read
    It's been one year since Sam and me started sending out this monthly newsletter, so first I want to thank you all for subscribing, reading and sharing these silly emails. This Checkpoint was supposed ...
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