Wonder Woman review: “Hera, give the DCEU strength!”

The premise of most superhero movies is simple: our superhero or heroine has to save the world from the clutches of evil. Wonder Woman is no exception, since this adaptation to the big screen has Diana Prince facing off against longtime villain Ares. However, Wonder Woman not only had to save Earth from him, but also from the continuing downwards spiral of the DC Extended Universe. … Continue reading Wonder Woman review: “Hera, give the DCEU strength!”

Donnie Yen set to star in “Sleeping Dogs” adaptation

Donnie Yen, martial arts expert and Chinese actor, has been cast in a movie adaptation of Square Enix’s “Sleeping Dogs.” Sleeping Dogs was a huge hit when it released in 2012 on the PS3, Xbox 360, and PC. Developed and published by Square Enix, the game’s basic premise was of an undercover cop from San Francisco who’s objective was to infiltrate the Triad organizations of Hong … Continue reading Donnie Yen set to star in “Sleeping Dogs” adaptation

Despite some launch issues, Nintendo’s Switch brings in big sales

The highly anticipated Nintendo Switch finally launched last Friday, March 3rd. Of course, as with most consoles and games, it was plagued with a numerous amount of both minor and major issues. Reports across the Internet state that the Joy-cons (Switch’s handheld controllers) have connectivity issues when the Switch isn’t placed in an open area, and dead pixels. Dead pixels aren’t a first for Nintendo, … Continue reading Despite some launch issues, Nintendo’s Switch brings in big sales

Sony gives us the first look at “The Last of Us: Part II”

During their keynote event, Playstation finally gave audiences their first glimpse at The Last of Us: Part II, a game which many have wanted a sequel since the original. After a couple establishing shots of nature and abandoned cars, the scene is set with a much older Ellie tuning her guitar and singing. We get our first surprise as Joel walks in on her and asks, … Continue reading Sony gives us the first look at “The Last of Us: Part II”

Playdead’s “Inside”, Blizzard and “Overwatch”, eSports win big at the 2016 Game Awards

The Game Awards was live last Thursday, and gave us new trailers of upcoming games including Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Prey, and Death Stranding. Inside dominated the indie game section, and Overwatch also took home multiple awards. Below is the entire list of awards given out during the night: GAME OF THE YEAR: DOOM (id Software/Bethesda) Inside(Playdead) Overwatch (Blizzard) Titanfall 2 (Respawn/Electronic Arts) Uncharted 4: … Continue reading Playdead’s “Inside”, Blizzard and “Overwatch”, eSports win big at the 2016 Game Awards

Nintendo to stop production of the Wii U on Friday

UPDATE: Nintendo has denied any claims of stopping the Wii U’s production, and will continue to manufacture them. After announcing the Nintendo Switch, a console that looks to bridge the gap between handheld and console gaming, rumour has it that the gaming company has made the decision to stop the production of the Wii U on Friday, November 3rd. The Wii U was never a … Continue reading Nintendo to stop production of the Wii U on Friday

Where’s Gamepadd Been?

Other than the fact that I’ve been addicted to Titanfall 2 (pictured above) for the past couple days to the point of forgetting to sleep, we’ve been strategically absent for the past couple months to bring you exciting updates about the future of this site. Other than a complete remodel, from changing our theme to our logo, we’re currently undergoing plans to create another section … Continue reading Where’s Gamepadd Been?