The author, Ernest Cline, has shared the synopsis of his upcoming sequel novel Ready Player Two.
The sequel to Ready Player One has been in the works from its author for quite some time. But Cline has been very secretive about what is to come for his hero Wade Watts.
So what is next for the hero? From the detailes we learned there’ll be secrets, new clues, a new quest, and one last Easter egg left behind by Halliday himself. Everything has been kicked up a notch for the sequel.
Check out the novel’s official synopsis below:
Days after winning OASIS founder James Halladay’s contest, Wade Watts makes a discovery that changes everything.
Hidden within Halladay’s vaults, waiting for his heir to find, lies a technological advancement that will once again change the world and make the OASIS a thousand times more wondrous— and addictive— than even Wade dreamed possible.
With it comes a new riddle, and a new quest— and a last Easter egg from Halliday, hinting at a mysterious prize.
And an unexpected, impossibly powerful, and dangerous new rival awaits, one who’ll kill millions to get what he wants.
Wade’s life and the future of the OASIS are again at stake, but this time the fate of humanity also hangs in the balance.
Ready Player Two hits shelves on November 24, 2020.