10 Podcasts like Checkpoints

10 podcasts like Checkpoints picked by Podyssey's community of podcast lovers.


Declan Dineen

Each week, a guest on the show talks about the games that have shaped their life in one way or another. Games that have inspired them, games that forged connections with others and games that have soothed wounds. Checkpoints! Cover design: Craig...Show More

Podcasts like Checkpoints

  • +5 FANS

    Why do we make games? Every designer has a different and very personal answer to that question. Soren Johnson, founder of Mohawk Games, sits down with noted designers to find out by examining their careers as a whole.

    Latest Episode

    Designer Notes 55: Meg Jayanth

    3:03:42 | Aug 21st, 2020

    In this episode, Soren interviews independent game developer Meg Jayanth, the writer on 80 Days. They discuss how fan fiction is similar to modding, if 80 Days is a criticism of the Bioware companion ...Show More

  • 2. The Clockwork Game Design Podcast

    The Clockwork Game Design Podcast

    4 FANS

    The Clockwork Game Design Podcast is a functional strategy game design podcast hosted by game designer and author Keith Burgun. With lessons universal to videogames and boardgames alike, each episode explores a particular topic and goes in-depth in a...Show More

    Latest Episode

    A Conversation with Raph Koster

    1:04:36 | Dec 12th, 2020

    Hello all and welcome to another episode of the Clockwork Game Design Podcast! This is Raph’s second time on the podcast (the first time was Episode 37) but it’s always good to have him on the show. O...Show More

  • +18 FANS

    Idle Thumbs is a video game podcast full of in-depth discussion and absurdity. Between overly-enthusiastic dissections of their latest media experiences and baffling phonological explorations of Jeff Goldblum's name, the cast has managed to find a re...Show More

    Latest Episode

    Idle Thumbs 320: Building Bridges at PAX East 2018

    1:10:52 | May 12th, 2018

    All of our lives have been upended because of some pretty awesome news (read item one here, and item two here), and it has had the unfortunate effect of knocking our recording schedule totally out of ...Show More

  • 4. Rebel FM

    Eat-Sleep-Game.com Staff

    +3 FANS

    We are gaming industry veterans and newcomers from across the spectrum from outlets like IGN and Polygon, talking about video games, movies, books and more.

    Latest Episode

    Rebel FM Episode 483 - 01/15/2021

    1:22:00 | Jan 16th

    This week we manage to squeak in a couple of things we haven't beaten into the ground with Yaga and GTFO, but then it's on to Minecraft mods, Demon's Souls, and more, plus your emails! This week's mus...Show More

  • 5. Another Castle

    Another Castle

    1 FAN

    Another Castle is an interview show focusing on creators and thinkers in the New York game development scene. It is hosted by Charles J Pratt and produced and edited by Noah Sasso, with music by Chris Graves and art by Rachel Morris.

    Latest Episode

    A Conversation with Mike Treanor

    59:35 | Jan 9th, 2012

    We sit down with Mike Treanor, a PhD candidate at USCD, game designer, and scholar about his many projects.

  • 6. Irrational Podcasts

    Irrational Games

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  • 7. Irrational Interviews

    Irrational Games

    1 FAN
  • 2 FANS

    The Infinite Ammo podcast features in-depth conversations with independent game developers.

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    Tim Schafer and other staffers host this broadcast of joviality in which the award-winning, video game-making crew at Double Fine Productions chat about their fascinating lives and work.A peek into the world of video game development, and also, free ...Show More

    Latest Episode

    Dropchord Team Tells All

    35:07 | Aug 5th, 2013

    Can't stop the cast! With our new music-themed score attack game Dropchord now out for Leap Motion (Windows/Mac), iOS, Android, and OUYA, we rounded up the team for a juicy rap session. (Is that a thi...Show More

  • +22 FANS

    It's Game of the Year meets King of the Hill as four of Earth's best friends – Griffin McElroy, Justin McElroy, Chris Plante, and Russ Frushtick – rank and review their favorite video games. Because shouldn't the best of game be chosen by the best of...Show More

    Most Recommended Episode

    Game of the Year Part 1

    1:00:01 | Dec 13th, 2019


    Who better to pick the world's best games than the world's best friends? The Besties kick off the 2019 Game of the Year special with an intense melee of the greatest video games to walk the Earth in t...Show More