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.
In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.
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
The popular videogame "Borderlands" by Gearbox Software was written by Mikey Neumann, a gearbox employee who also performs the voice of the character Scooter in the game as well as directs the motion capture performances of the other actors in the game. See more »