We’re back in 2017 for the spring event on Saturday April 8th 2017. Join us at the Maker Wharf where you’ll be able to play on the brand new Nintendo Switch Console!
Men, women, and families are welcome to this new experience focused on creating positive memories in a place where gaming is fun for everyone.
Games at GamePad
You will be able to get involved with casual and tournament play on the following games:
1-2-Switch (Nintendo Switch)
Super Bomberman R (Nintendo Switch)
Super Smash Bros (Wii U)
Mario Kart 8 (Wii U)
FIFA 17 (PS4)
Mario Sports All-Stars (3DS)
Pokemon Sun & Moon (3DS)
Street Fighter V (PS4)
Steep (PS4 / Xbox One)
BlazBlue: Central Fiction (PS4)
NBA Jam (Wii U)
Board & Card Games
GamePad Cosplay Competition
To celebrate the launch of the new Nintendo Switch console, we’re teaming up with Geeky Monkey and NEO Magazine to hold a Nintendo themed cosplay competition at GamePad!
Cosplay as your favourite Nintendo character for the chance to be crowned GamePad Spring 2017’s Best Cosplayer.
The winning cosplayer will be selected by a panel of mayamada, NEO Magazine and a voting audience at GamePad. Entering the competition is simple:
1) Choose a Nintendo character to cosplay as at mayamada GamePad.
2) Get your photo taken at the NEO Magazine stand by 3pm.
3) Enjoy the event! Deliberation and voting will take place until 4pm.
Getting To GamePad
GamePad is now in a new venue, Maker Wharf in Bethnal Green.
Address: 56 Warner Pl, London E2 7DA (open in Google Maps)
Closest Overground Stations: Hoxton or Cambridge Heath
Closest Underground station: Bethnal Green
Bus routes: 26, 48, 55
GamePad is supported by the following organisations who allow us to put on a great experience: