British publisher announces new PS3 magazine titled Next3. Bournemouth-based publisher Imagine's latest magazine to hit UK newsstands August 10th.
Next3 will be targeted to a techno-savvy adult male audience that will be the PlayStation 3's early adopters. The magazine will offer in-depth news, previews and reviews of upcoming PS3 games and will also feature an innovative new section that will cater for the PlayStation 3's multimedia and networking capabilities. This will cover such topics as Blu-ray movie reviews, online gaming and cutting edge technology.
From issue two Next3 will come with a free covermounted DVD that will contain high quality PlayStation 3 video footage, features and trailers, interviews and reviews and other bonus materials.
"We have drawn on some of the brightest young talent here at Imagine Publishing to create a magazine that accurately reflects the capabilities of PlayStation 3 and aids the reader in getting the maximum enjoyment from his new console," said Editor in Chief Nick Jones, "We want to match high quality videogames journalism with the accessibility of film and technology magazines. Whereas all other PlayStation magazines in the market are PlayStation multi format, Next3's unique single format focus will enable us to give the reader unrivalled PlayStation 3 coverage."