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[Review] Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

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22 April
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Here’s the weird thing about this book. I really, really enjoyed it despite not having any nostalgic connection to any of the things that were mentioned. Sure, I’ve seen some of them. But, overall, it’s not like I was an 80’s kid. Were this to really hit home for me it would require far more Can’t Hardly Wait and Spice Girls, probably a lot of Super Nintendo and N64 games. Still, it was an awful lot of fun. It’s the future and everyone lives in poverty, famine, other such depressing nonsense, so everyone plugs into this simulation, OASIS. It’s free… Read more »