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6 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review Subscribe for free Checkpoint is the world’s first fully interactive digital games magazine. Combining the immersiveness and depth of a conventional magazine – Checkpoint’s veteran games writers have contributed to the most respected newspapers, TV channels, games magazines and websites – with the interactivity of a website via embedded video, podcasts and animations, Checkpoint is unique.

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Checkpoint Magazine  |  Issue 12  


Welcome to Checkpoint, a new feature-led digital, interactive gaming magazine.

THIS IS THE LAST OF THE CURRENT VOLUME - CHECKPOINT MAGAZINE WILL BE BACK AT THE END OF MARCH AND WILL BE FREE!

The magazine is aimed at any gamer with an interest in gaming, the influences of gaming culture, the impact gaming has on society and, of course, will cover expected content such as reviews, interviews, previews and events.

In this magazine you'll find video, audio and animation built in to give you more ways to interact with the content.

We'll have regular features with industry legends and op eds on the way gaming is becoming a massive influence in popular culture and every day life.

In this issue: We look at last year's gaming offerings as well as explore in more detail some of the bigger games of the year. We've also got some very exciting news, so make sure you read through to the end!
Checkpoint is the world’s first fully interactive digital games magazine. Combining the immersiveness and depth of a conventional magazine – Checkpoint’s veteran games writers have contributed to the most respected newspapers, TV channels, games magazines and websites – with the interactivity of a website via embedded video, podcasts and animations, Checkpoint is unique.

Checkpoint is all about taking an in-depth, entertaining and informative look at the pop-culture phenomenon that videogames have become.

And every monthly issue is now free: create a Pocketmags account (which just requires an email and a password), and you’ll be able to download the app for iOS or Android completely gratis.

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World’s first fully interactive digital games magazine

World’s first fully interactive digital games magazine and it's free, what is there not to like? Written by veteran gamers with links to podcasts, games and reviews Reviewed August 12, 2020

Checkpoint Magazine

Great magazine, my kids love it Reviewed May 6, 2020

Excellent content

Really good content and in-depth articles supported with rich media. Reviewed January 17, 2020

Informative and different

In-depth analysis and really interesting. This is a magazine for people who want more than just reviews. I love that there are no reviews in this magazine. Reviewed January 10, 2020

Highly entertaining

Many more articles every month Reviewed July 20, 2019

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Checkpoint Magazine Issue 12.

CHECKPOINT – all you need to know TAP TO PLAY WELCOME to another issue of Checkpoint Magazine, the last one of this series! We’ve got a jam-packed, review-focused issue this month so as to give you as much valuable reviews ...
In this issue www.checkpointmagazine.com @ CheckpointMZine www.facebook.com/checkpointmagazine/ www.instagram.com/checkpointmzine/ Editor-in-Chief Tamer Asfahani, tamer@m...
THE BEST GAMES OF 2018 Let’s come straight out with it, 2018 was a pretty good year for games. Not a great year, or a stupendous one, but it had a steady trickle of potential classics that were sure to catch and tantalise ...
REVIEW·NO MAN’S SKY Every single star you see is a place you can travel to. This is not a drill By Tamer Asfahani No Man’s Sky Developer: Hello Games Publisher: Hello Games Platforms: PC, PS4, XBO THE...
REVIEW·SUPER MARIO PARTY The perfect means of showcasing the Switch’s party console abilities By Steve Boxer Super Mario Party Developer: NDcube Publisher: Nintendo Platform: Switch LONG-STANDING Ni...
REVIEW·JUST CAUSE 4 Rico Rodriguez is back to blow another desperate and delusional despot into the sunset RICO Rodriguez is one of my all time favourite video game characters. He gives no fucks. If there’s something to ...