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Virtual Reality Startup: Yes, VR Is Antisocial. And That's Okay!

The 2011 novel “Ready Player One” is beloved by many, many virtual reality enthusiasts (believe me, I’ve heard from them). It’s also, for anyone who’s never tried VR, a… 523 more words


Book Review: 'Armada' by Ernest Cline

Of all the deaths piled up in Armada, the new novel by Ernest Cline chronicling one gamer’s unlikely defense of earth from a fleet of alien warships, it’s with the most profound sense of irony that the one casualty felt most deeply is that of Cline’s own pop culture-savvy persona he’s so far attempted to cultivate for himself. 251 more words

Book Review: Armada

 Armada by Ernest Cline

My rating: 2 of 5 stars

Cline puts his imagination to the test again in his second novel, creating another character obsessed with video games and 80s culture in a modern world, except this time there are aliens! 1,019 more words


The Month of August

The month of August kicks us off with a review of Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer and Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. 43 more words

Book Recommendations

Mention Monday - Armada

Last MM: The Z Chronicles

I am a huge fan of Ready Player One.  It is easily one of my favorite books of all time.  So you can imagine how eagerly I awaited the release of Armada.   763 more words

Mention Monday



By Ernest Cline

Narrated by Wil Wheaton

Reviewed by Miranda Boyer

After I fell in love with Ready Player One there was no doubt in my mind that I would gobble Ernie Cline’s new book… 381 more words

Armada by Ernest Cline

First of all, let me get something out of the way before I get into the main body of this review. I didn’t like Armada as much as I liked Ready Player One. 535 more words