Ready Player One

Author(s): Ernest Cline

Teens

La novela cibern tica que ha inspirado la gran producci n de Warner Bross, a medio camino entre Avatar y Matrix.


 


Estamos en el a o 2044 y, como el resto de la humanidad, Wade Watts prefiere mil veces el videojuego de OASIS al cada vez m s sombr o mundo real. Se asegura que esconde las diab licas piezas de un rompecabezas cuya resoluci n conduce a una fortuna incalculable. Las claves del enigma est n basadas en la cultura de finales del siglo XX y, durante a os, millones de humanos han intentado dar con ellas, sin xito.


 


De repente, Wade logra resolver el primer rompecabezas del premio, y, a partir de ese momento, debe competir contra miles de jugadores para conseguir el trofeo. La nica forma de sobrevivir es ganar; pero para hacerlo tendr que abandonar su existencia virtual y enfrentarse a la vida y al amor en el mundo real, del que siempre ha intentado escapar.


 


ENGLISH DESCRIPTION


 


It's the year 2044. Wade Watts spends hours jacked into the OASIS, a videogame, dreaming of being the one to discover, like most of humanity, the lottery ticket that lies concealed in this virtual world. OASIS creator James Halliday has hidden a series of puzzles that will yield massive fortune to whoever can unlock them.


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The Sci-Fi Sensation of the Year - a jaw-droppingly cinematic space opera, part classic coming-of-age story, part brilliant pop-culture mash-up

"Gorgeously geeky, superbly entertaining, this really is a spectacularly successful debut" Daily Mail

"If you grew up with an Atari or maybe had a Commodore 64 back in the day, you are going to really enjoy this one. Cline really captures the feeling of those good old days in Ready Player One." WIRED.COM

"The strength of Cline's first novel, other than its geeky referencing of 1980s pop culture, is the characterisation of the Candide-like Wade and his redemptive quest in both VR and the real world." Guardian

"The mystery and fantasy in this novel weaves itself in the most delightful way, and the details that make up Mr. Cline's world are simply astounding. Ready Player One has it all" Huffington Post

"Enchanting...Willy Wonka meets the Matrix. This novel undoubtedly qualifies Cline as the hottest geek on the planet right now. [But] you don't have to be a geek to get it." USA Today

ERNIE CLINE is best known for creating the cult film Fanboys, about a group of Star Wars fans on a pilgrimage to George Lucas' Skywalker Ranch. His work has been covered in numerous national publications and all over the internet. This is his first book.

General Fields

  • : 9780099560432
  • : Random House
  • : arrow
  • : April 2012
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Ernest Cline
  • : Paperback
  • : 612
  • : English
  • : 813/.6
  • : 384