Joel Ramirez

Joel is a gamer, father, and full time dreamer! Always looking to work on something new and exciting! Love to meet new gamers and passionate members of the gaming industry and community.

Half-Life: Alyx Announced! | Final Checkpoint Ep. 12

This week Joel and Ben discuss Valve’s recently announced new installment to the Half Life saga, Half Life: Alyx. They also discuss their latest updates …

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and Pokemon Sword/Shield Impressions | Final Checkpoint Ep. 11

This week Joel and Ben share their impressions on two of 2019’s biggest games: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and Pokemon Sword/Shield. Also, Ben shares …

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Ben’s Death Stranding Thoughts & Joel Likes League Now | Final Checkpoint Ep. 10

This week Joel and Ben discuss the recent changes to Sony’s PlayStation leadership and what this could mean for the PlayStation 5. Ben also gives …

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Death Stranding Review Roundup and Nioh 2 Demo Impressions | Final Checkpoint Ep. 9

This week Joel and Ben discuss the very divisive Death Stranding reviews. Also discussed news from BlizzCon including Diablo IV and Overwatch 2. Games that we …

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The Outer Worlds Impressions and So Many Delays | Final Checkpoint Ep. 8

This week Joel and Ben discuss The Last of Us Part II‘s delay, as well as Ubisoft’s numerous delays after Ghost Recon Breakpoint‘s disappointing…well…everything (we …

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Upcoming 2019 Games and Google Stadia | Final Checkpoint Ep. 7

Joel and Ben are back with another episode of Final Checkpoint. This week they discuss big games still releasing in 2019, like The Outer Worlds, …

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PS5 is Coming and Destiny 2 Shadowkeep w/ Tyler Chancy | Final Checkpoint Ep. 6

This week Joel and Ben are joined by Tyler Chancey, of TheGameFanatics.com, to discuss the news regarding the PlayStation 5. Joel, Ben, and Tyler discuss …

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Dragon Quest XI S, More Ghost Recon Breakpoint, and Special Guest, Logan Myer | Final Checkpoint Ep. 5

This week, Joel and Ben are joined by dear friend and fellow Game Fanatic, Logan Myer. The crew discusses Logan’s blissful venture into Dragon Quest …

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The Last of Us Part II, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, and Link’s Awakening Impressions | Final Checkpoint Ep. 4

This week Ben and Joel discuss PlayStation’s State of Play featuringThe Last of Us Part II‘s release date and new trailer. They also discuss The …

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E3 and GameStop Change to Stay Alive | Final Checkpoint Ep. 3

Final Checkpoint podcast is back with another episode! Ben and Joel discuss the possible changes the ESA is allegedly proposing for E3, and GameStop’s redesigns …

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Death Stranding Combat and Final Fantasy VII Remake Hype | Final Checkpoint Ep. 2

Final Checkpoint podcast is back with another episode! Ben and Joel discuss Death Stranding‘s latest (extremely long) gameplay and story trailer shown at Tokyo Game …

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Fire Emblem: Three Houses Final Thoughts And Spoiler Talk | Final Checkpoint Ep. 1

We discuss Ben’s thoughts on this iteration as a long time fan of Fire Emblem, and Joel’s impressions as a newcomer to the series.

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E3 2019 – Square Enix 2019 Press Conference All Trailers and Reveals

Coming off of 2018’s Square Enix conference that revealed such stellar titles like The Quiet Man, and an awfully audio mixed Kingdom Hearts III trailer, …

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