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Checkpoint Chat is an invitation to an all new gaming conversation. Hosted by seasoned writers Alessandro Barbosa (Gamespot, Critical Hit) and Matthew Figueira (Critical Hit), indulge yourself in discussion about games being played right now, weekly news and conversations with you, a listener.

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Checkpoint Chat is an invitation to an all new gaming conversation. Hosted by seasoned writers Alessandro Barbosa (Gamespot, Critical Hit) and Matthew Figueira (Critical Hit), indulge yourself in discussion about games being played right now, weekly news and conversations with you, a listener.

    Animal Crossing's Most PAWTASTIC Island! - New Horizons Island Tour

    Animal Crossing's Most PAWTASTIC Island! - New Horizons Island Tour

    In this special episode of Checkpoint Chat, we speak to Michaela Bussey, a dedicated Animal Crossing New Horizons player who has carefully curated a collection of cat and dog villagers and designed her island beautifully around them. How tough is it getting the villagers you want, and how does the community help out? All that and more in this special interview!

    To see more, be sure to follow Michaela on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/crisp.crossing/?hl=en

    Thanks to Nintendo South Africa for sponsoring this interview, and to Michaela for being such a welcoming host. Check out the Nintendo South Africa Discord for more: https://discord.gg/9Mne6znM

    FULL TOUR ON YOUTUBE: https://youtu.be/9GQvfiaETRg

    MORE CHECKPOINT CHAT: https://www.checkpointchat.com/

    • 27 min
    Episode 125 - Fleetwood Chat

    Episode 125 - Fleetwood Chat

    This week on a fleet-free Checkpoint Chat, it's still the season of the PS5 as Matty waxes lyrical about Demon's Souls, Astro's Playroom, Spider-Man: Miles Morales and more. Sandy is just glad that thing is still quiet.

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    • 1 hr 31 min
    Episode 124 - PS5's Good, Very Good, And Just A Little Ugly

    Episode 124 - PS5's Good, Very Good, And Just A Little Ugly

    This week on Checkpoint Chat it's all about Sony's PlayStation 5! Demon's Souls! Astro's Playroom! Cold War! No cold storage! It's all here on your primer for the big PS5 launch this November.

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    • 1 hr 11 min
    Episode 123 - Mom's Spaghetti

    Episode 123 - Mom's Spaghetti

    This week on Checkpoint Chat, Sandy and Matty grab their drinking horns and dive head-first into Assassin's Creed Valhalla. There's also ALL THE NEWS on PS5 and Xbox Series X reviews as launch day approaches.

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    • 1 hr 57 min
    Episode 122 - Give Me The Club, Boy

    Episode 122 - Give Me The Club, Boy

    This week on Checkpoint Chat, Sandy grabs some fish 'n chips in Watch Dogs: Legion, Matty murders thousands of Bokoblins in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, and the pair discuss a busy week for Cyberpunk 2077 and PS5.

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    See our official website: https://www.checkpointchat.com/

    • 1 hr 36 min
    The Spookiest Animal Crossing Island! - New Horizons Island Tour

    The Spookiest Animal Crossing Island! - New Horizons Island Tour

    In this special episode of Checkpoint Chat, we speak to Jacky, an ultra-talented Animal Crossing New Horizons player who has designed a gorgeous Halloween-themed island. What sort of work goes into this? How welcoming has the South African community been? All that and more in this special interview!

    Thanks to Nintendo South Africa for sponsoring this interview, and to Jacky for being such a welcoming host. Check out the Nintendo South Africa Discord for more: https://discord.gg/9Mne6znM

    FULL TOUR ON YOUTUBE:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8JuKVgScoMHioSlHotN3Vg

    MORE CHECKPOINT CHAT: https://www.checkpointchat.com/

    • 31 min

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