WikiPad gaming tablet maker sues Nintendo over Switch console design

The Nintendo Switch is the first product from a major game console maker to feature a tablet that works with a set of detachable controllers. But it’s a design some smaller companies have tried before. Now one of those companies is suing Nintendo, saying that the Switch console design infringes on an existing patent. Gamevice […]

Wikipad introduces Gamevice detachable controllers for tablets

Apparently not content to just sell a 7 inch Android tablet with detachable game controllers, the folks at WikiPad have decided to branch out and offer a gaming accessory for use with almost a wide range of small tablets The Wikipad Gamevice is a detachable gamepad that turns ordinary touchscreen tablets into gaming devices… or […]

Bigben GameTab-One is a gaming tablet with a removable game controller

French company Bigben is taking a page out of the Wikipad playbook and launching a new Android tablet designed for gaming. It features a detachable game controller that gives you D-pads and other buttons for controlling games on the tablet without tapping on the screen and covering up the action with your fingers. It’s called […]

Wikipad’s $249 Android gaming tablet coming June 11th

Wikipad has announced that its 7 inch Android gaming tablet will launch in the US and UK on June 11th. It’ll be available globally later this summer. The Wikipad 7 features a 7 inch, 1280 x 800 pixel display, an NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor, and 16GB of storage. But what really makes the tablet […]

WikiPad is back with a 7 inch, $249 gaming tablet: Smaller and cheaper than before

The Wikipad is an Android tablet built for gaming — and it has the detachable game controller grips to prove it. Last year the company promised to sell a 10 inch gaming tablet for $499.. and then ran into a series of problems delivering on that promise. Now Wikipad is back at it, and this […]

PlayStation Mobile coming to Asus Transformer Pad tablets

Sony is expanding its PlayStation Mobile suite to support tablets from Asus and Wikipad. The Wikipad is an upcoming tablet with built-in game controllers, while the Asus Transformer Pad tablets are already available. The Sony PlayStation Mobile suite lets users purchase and play a number of classic PlayStation games from Sony’s back-catalog. Asus has confirmed […]