Every Video Game in 'Ready Player One' Explained By Author Ernest Cline | WIRED

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  • Published on:  3/30/2018
  • Ernest Cline, author of the best-selling novel 'Ready Player One,' and one of the screenwriters behind the upcoming film, deep dives into his book and explains the stories behind every video game referenced in 'Ready Player One.' From Yars' Revenge to Asteroids to Quake, Ernest goes into the history of each game and reveals why he included it in the book.

    'Ready Player One' is in theaters now

    Video games featured:

    Dungeons of Daggorath
    Zork
    Pac-Man
    Ms. Pac-Man
    Black Tiger
    Tempest
    Adventure
    Swordquest series
    Joust
    Akalabeth: World of Doom
    Ultima series
    Dig Dug
    Galaga
    EverQuest
    Tennis For Two
    Spacewar!
    The Colossal Cave
    Combat
    Space Invaders
    Star Raiders
    Asteroids
    Centipede
    Battlezone
    Astrosmash
    Defender
    Madness and the Minotaur
    Raaka-tu
    Bedlam
    Pyramid
    Gorf
    Donkey Kong
    Burger Time
    The Empire Strikes Back
    Pitfall
    Starmaster
    Q*bert
    Robotron: 2084
    Yars’ Revenge
    Zaxxon
    Time Pilot
    E.T.
    Contra
    Heavy Barrel
    Kaboom!
    Vigilante
    Crime Fighters
    Golden Axe
    Smash TV
    Street Fighter II
    Quake


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    Every Video Game in 'Ready Player One' Explained By Author Ernest Cline | WIRED
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