Should I Play Black Ops 2? – The Cursed Checkpoint #202

Two Justins, neither of whom are big Call of Duty fans/players, tried Blacks Ops 2. Gifford finished and is still playing it. Lacey quit. Can Justin convince Justin to give Blops 2 another shot? The Cursed Checkpoint is a topical video game podcast focused on discussions and interviews about a single video game, genre, news headline,… Continue reading

Radical Entertainment Hit with Layoffs, Business as Usual for Activision and Prototype 2 PC Release

In news that has become all too common as of late, Radical Entertainment recently laid off around 89 of its employees. While this accounts for “less than 1.5%” of parent company Activision’s workforce, it’s still disheartening news regardless of what sort of cold, hard figures are given out. At least the investors can breath a… Continue reading

It Doesn’t Matter: You Fools! EA is not the Worst Company in America

In a weird sort of symmetry with March Madness the Consumerist, an “online resource for consumer-driven advice,” had its own tournament with brackets and everything. Their brackets pitted different companies in America against each other in an online vote to see which company would come out on bottom as the worst company in America. The… Continue reading