Unlocked: The World of Games, Revealed 

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Unlocked is a groundbreaking 8 part documentary series that provides firsthand stories by industry icons, celebrities, consumers, and field experts on the culture, technology, history, and future of the video game industry.


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Series cast summary:
Tom Arnold ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2016
Sean Astin ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2016
Alison Haislip ...  Herself 8 episodes, 2016
Penn Jillette ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2016
Jason Mewes ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2016
Michael Rooker ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2016
William Shatner ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2016
Kevin Smith ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2016
Matt Walsh ...  Himself 8 episodes, 2016


Follow 8 celebrity personalities each on their own individual "gaming journeys" to unlock various aspects of the video games industry. Sean Astin visits two of the world's leading game design schools talking with professors and students as well as diving into the world of video-game journalism and history. Tom Arnold takes a journey through the past, present and future of video game development while Michael Rooker spends some time on a motion capture stage specifically designed for gaming. Matt Walsh travels to USC where he speaks with industry professionals about the psychology of game design and game play itself. Zelda Williams goes to Children's Hospital Los Angeles where she meets patients and physicians and learns all about how gaming is being used as a tool for rehabilitation and pain management. Consumate gaming host Alison Haislip gets unprecedented access to the legendary game company Nintendo where she interviews industry icons like Shigeru Miyamoto, Reggie Fils-Aimee and ... Written by Jeremy Snead

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The world of Video Games Unlocked and Revealed like never before.










Release Date:

15 December 2016 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mediajuice Studios See more »
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Technical Specs


(8 parts)


Color (HD)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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