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Checkpoint Magazine Issue 05 Back Issue

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12 Reviews   •  English   •   Tech & Gaming (Gaming)
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Welcome to Checkpoint, a new feature-led digital, interactive gaming magazine.

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: A look at the history of gaming and take a journey through time and console. With reviews of rebooted titles such as Crash Bandicoot and Micro Machines, an interview with industry legend Ian Livingstone and features on old consoles and games, it's another bumper issue for you to enjoy!
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Checkpoint Magazine

Issue 05 Welcome to Checkpoint, a new feature-led digital, interactive gaming magazine. 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: A look at the history of gaming and take a journey through time and console. With reviews of rebooted titles such as Crash Bandicoot and Micro Machines, an interview with industry legend Ian Livingstone and features on old consoles and games, it's another bumper issue for you to enjoy!


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

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: A look at the history of gaming and take a journey through time and console. With reviews of rebooted titles such as Crash Bandicoot and Micro Machines, an interview with industry legend Ian Livingstone and features on old consoles and games, it's another bumper issue for you to enjoy!
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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.

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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 12 August 2020

Checkpoint Magazine

Great magazine, my kids love it Reviewed 06 May 2020

Excellent content

Really good content and in-depth articles supported with rich media. Reviewed 17 January 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 10 January 2020

Highly entertaining

Many more articles every month Reviewed 20 July 2019

Articles in this issue


Below is a selection of articles in Checkpoint Magazine Issue 05.