Ready Player One, a massive multiplayer virtual reality game that most of humanity use on a daily basis
An artificial environment created by software that users can interact with through sight and sound
(As in haptic gloves): of or relating to the sense of touch
A figure representing a particular person in computer games. In OASIS, avatars can take on many different forms, not all of them necessarily human.
Nonplayer characters; artificial intelligence that can take on many forms.
Published anthology of all of James Halliday's journal entries
Any movie, book, game, song or TV show of which Halliday was known to be a fan.
A fantasy tabletop roleplaying game from the 1980s.
The internet providers of OASIS, they looked to capitalize off of the game however possible.
Gunters who searched for the egg for IOI.
A room where avatars could appear and speak with each other safely
Convert from code into a regular language.
A magical bomb that can only be used once; when detonated it would kill every avatar and NPC in the sector, including its owner
A device that allowed any avatar to be found by its user
Player versus player zone, an area where avatars can fight and kill one another
A zone where both technology and magic work.