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Ready Player One
« on: August 05, 2016, 06:17:11 pm »
So, I just did a search and found nothing about this book here.

This seems wrong. This is a gaming forum.

Now then, while I understand many of you are not old enough to get many of the references, you must read this book if you are a gamer.

Nay!

Hold!

One should find the audio-book, read by Will Wheaton (yeah that pimply faced kid from ST:TNG) and tune one's ears to the joys of this narrative.

If you haven't already made the jump, take a 30 day trial of Audible.com and use the free credit to get it. Listen and enjoy (just remember to cancel when done).

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p.s. LadyM I would assume that you HAVE read this by now. :)



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Re: Ready Player One
« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2016, 08:25:37 pm »
I got this at a bookstore on vacation a few years back, didn't get around to reading it. A friend of mine insisted I do so.

It was great.

It was the kind of book I loved reading growing up, and hadn't read in quite some time.
I believe it's being made into a film.
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Re: Ready Player One
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2016, 07:53:02 pm »
They are going to try to make it a film, Spielberg is on point for it, but he already said it would be in the spirit of the book. Spelled: We can't afford to get the rights to all the references.

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Re: Ready Player One
« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2016, 07:58:29 am »
I mean, if they at least get most of the old arcade games, they should be good, but I am disappointed act III of the film likely won't feature a montage of clips from the movie WarGames.
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Re: Ready Player One
« Reply #4 on: August 15, 2016, 03:59:55 pm »
At least Simon Pegg is Og.

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