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As the Twitter accounts for Octopath Traveller and Bravely Default were bantering back and forth, a vague teaser image appeared. The image thanks fans for hitting the million mark on Octopath Traveller, but it bore a striking resemblance to the original Bravely Default art. We know that a big announcement is coming for that series,...
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As the International draws ever closer, we’re keeping an eye on the ongoing story of OpenAI. In preparation for its exhibition match against pro players, the program competed against players from the 99th percentile in DOTA 2. It annihilated them, taking two games in less than an hour of game time. Source: Dot Esports Image:...
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The Madden 19 Championship Series starts this week. This year, all 32 NFL franchises will be involved in the competition, making them the only North American sports league with all their franchises involved. There will be 60% more Madden tournaments this year than last, and select tournaments will be broadcast on ESPN. The championship will...
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Earlier today, Nintendo Direct featured Super Smash Bros Ultimate, revealing new fighters, stages, music, items, and assist trophies. Nintendo Direct starts with Luigi in his Haunted Mansion gear, entering a castle. Luigi encounters classic Castlevania monsters; thus, introducing Simon Belmont! Richter Belmont also enters the fray to accompany Simon Belmont! Two new Echo fighters are...
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Since Bethesda’a E3 showcase, we have been anticipating for the new Fallout game, Fallout 76. Bethesda recenty revealed that Fallout 76 will not be available on Steam during its launch. Fallout 76 will be available on PC exclusively through their own launcher at Bethesda.net. It is possible that it will be available on Steam later,...
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Blizzard is taking a new approach in preparing players for their new expansion. As Battle for Azeroth prepares to drop, they’re teaming up with a popular World of Warcraft YouTuber by the name of Bellular to create a series of tutorials. The tutorials range from installing and optimizing the game to how to play and...
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Microsoft’s flagship racing franchise, Forza, is making a major shift in current and upcoming titles. They’re doing away with loot crates, with Forza Motorsport 7 on track to completely phase them out by the end of the year. Paid tokens and loot crates will be gone from both Forza 7 and new releases after. Source:...
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We knew it was only a matter of time. Parents are now hiring coaches to help improve their children’s gameplay in Fortnite. The Wall Street Journal reported parents paying as much as $10 or $20 per hour for coaching to help their kids. Source: Bleacher Report Image: Pixabay
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In Madden 19, it was pointed out that former NFL quarterback, Colin Kaepernick’s name, was taken one from one of the featured songs. Big Sean’s verse in the song, “Big Bank” by YG featuring 2 Chainz, Big Sean and Nicki Minaj, Big Sean’s verse: Feed me to the wolves now I lead the pack and...
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We here at Checkpoint Radio are really excited to premier the brand new music video for the song 'No Man's Sky' from Weird at Last - the same band who does the Checkpoint Radio theme!
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