Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1) by Ernest ClineIN THE YEAR 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when hes jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wades devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this worlds digital confines, puzzles that are based on their creators obsession with the pop culture of decades past and that promise massive power and fortune to whoever can unlock them.
But when Wade stumbles upon the first clue, he finds himself beset by players willing to kill to take this ultimate prize. The race is on, and if Wades going to survive, hell have to win—and confront the real world hes always been so desperate to escape.
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Ready Player One
Sign in. Watch now. A failed reporter is bonded to an alien entity, one of many symbiotes who have invaded Earth. But the being takes a liking to Earth and decides to protect it. Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she discovers the island where her father disappeared. Hank Pym present an urgent new mission that finds the Ant-Man fighting alongside The Wasp to uncover secrets from their past. T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.
Ready Player One is a American science fiction adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg , from a screenplay by Zak Penn and Ernest Cline based on Cline's novel of the same name. Miller , Simon Pegg , and Mark Rylance. The film takes place in , when much of humanity uses the virtual reality software OASIS Ontologically Anthropocentric Sensory Immersive Simulation to escape the desolation of the real world. Orphaned teenager Wade Watts Sheridan discovers clues to a hidden game within the program that promises the winner full ownership of the OASIS, and joins several allies to try to complete the game before a large company run by businessman Nolan Sorrento Mendelsohn can do so. The film was noted to have significant differences from the book; some critics said the film's plot was an improvement over the source material. After Halliday's death, a pre-recorded message left by his avatar Anorak announces a game, granting ownership of OASIS to the first to find the Golden Easter egg within it, which is locked behind a gate requiring three keys.
Warning: Contains spoilers for Ready Player One. However, don't get dismayed just yet as there's still time for a sequel to be greenlit. Why yes he is , although writing it while working on the movie adaptation proved to be tricky in one particular way. And I was very conscious of wanting to write a sequel to my novel that would please fans of the novel but also could serve as the basis for a fun movie," he told CinemaBlend. Cline added that the second book — which doesn't yet have a release date — won't be about a contest, but "will deal with all of the same characters and kind of the situation". That's one of the reasons that I'm drawn to write more stories in this world," he added to Den of Geek. I haven't heard anything.