The Question and Answer section for Ready Player One is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
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I don't like it. This is clearly a dystopian world. As a novel set in 2044 with the fossil fuel and global warming crises, Cline undeniably inhabits the dystopian genre. And as any dystopian society, there are those who suffered and those that did...