TikTok users are turning to the app not only to make entertaining content but to talk about mental health. As the New York Post explains, "The phrase 'I had pasta tonight' has become code for experiencing depression or suicidal thoughts on the short-video platform. The innocuous-seeming statement and slight variations on it are now a way…
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Earlier this week, we posted a review of Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker by Shani Valencia; here is another one from Checkpoint XP's Joseph Sloan. ~ Let me start this review by saying if you're looking for a totally unbiased opinion, look elsewhere. This is a review from a fan of the Star Wars…
Benjamin Lupo, better known as DrLupo, popular Twitch streamer and philanthropist, is gearing up to host a 24-hour charity stream on behalf of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. DrLupo, who pulled off a record-shattering charity stream this summer (raising nearly $1M for St. Jude), teamed up with State Farm at Twitchcon 2019 to support the launch of the State Farm Charity…
We dive into how Unity is developing powerful tools to create cool gaming experiences with Adam Myhill. Unity is the creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D (RT3D) development platform, giving developers around the world the tools to create rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. Website: Unity Technologies Twitter: @adamjcmyhill / @unity3d
Matt Edelman, Chief Commercial Officer of Super League Gaming, shares his own personal experience in gaming with his kids as well as how the community of Super League Gaming is special. Plus, we get an insight into what is competitive Minecraft. Super League Gaming is the world’s premier platform for amateur gamers to experience their…
From early on Keem had a passion for skateboarding and gaming. He's been able to turn his loves of both into a profession as a competitive Halo player. Along the way, he's made tons of friends and connections, including celebs, who all love gaming. During their conversation, we find out the appeal of Halo, who…
Joanna Popper, Global Head of HPs Virtual Reality, met up with Beasley XP at the NAB Show to talk how virtual reality integrates into our daily lives and how it affects gaming and esports. BONUS...she let us check out HP’s new VR headset, Reverb. Twitter: @JoannaPopper LinkedIn: Joanna Popper Website: HP VR Reverb
OBS team members, Ben Torrell and Colin Edwards, talked with Joe and Norris about the development of OBS, most recognized software for streamers of Twitch and YouTube, and their plans as Esports broadcasting continue to grow.
There was much rejoicing! The voice of Tiny Tina will return in Borderlands 3!
Recently the Beasley XP team caught up with Nicovald to find out what's new is his world. He gave us some insight into his Fortnite skills and the recent partnership with the Detroit Renegades. YouTube: Nicovald Twitter: @nicovald Facebook: Nicovald Renegades Website: Renegadespro.com
Joe and Norris get insight from Ben and Colin about the development of OBS, most recognized software for streamers of Twitch and YouTube, and their plans as esports broadcasting continue to grow.
The League of Legends LCS Spring Split took place last Saturday at St. Louis and it was a night to remember for Team Liquid.
The guys catch up with Charles Conroy from The Switch and find out how it is making its way into esports and gaming with the introduction of The Switch eSports™. This new offering integrates eSports production, transmission and distribution from anywhere in the world. It allows game organizers, publishers and distributors to seamlessly and effortlessly…
Joe and Norris sat down with Todd Klein of Revolution Growth and Michele Attisani of FACEIT to discuss the impact of 5G on esports.
He's ranked the #1 SSBM Player in the world and he's talking Smash with Checkpoint XP.
At first, Albano "oFab" Thomallari's parents didn't understand him playing video games all the time, but when oFab was picked number 2 overall in the NBA 2K League in 2018, his parents couldn't be any more prouder.
Sony had an amazing holiday season with 5.6 million consoles sold between November 19th and December 31st.
The recent PTR update has some new changes coming to spectator mode. Now if you’re viewing a match you will be able to see the various status effects on the individual player plates at the top of screen. Each status effect getting its own color scheme and graphic that describe the ailment. There is no…
Last July, thousands of people filled the Barcalys Center in NYC for the Overwatch League Grand Finals to see who would take of a share of the $1.4 million dollar prize pool up for grabs.
Since the first event in 1970, which drew around 100 fans, Comic-Con International has grown to be the “must attend” gathering for anyone who lives, works and breathes all things comics and popular arts.
The crew go through some of the biggest controversies of the past year.
Let’s Play Live (LPL) an event organized by Rooster Teeth has acquired Australian based esports tournament organizer CyberGamer.
Could Blizzard be falling into the same trends as former darling devs, such as Konami and Square Enix?
Back for 2019, the crew talk about their break and some gaming news.
With the second season of the Overwatch League starting in the next couple of months the league released a new tracking system to maintain a list of infractions a player has committed and their punishment.