Pop culture obsessed Wade Watts becomes embroiled in a battle for the future of the virtual universe OASIS when its creator dies and leaves behind a series of challenges that will give control of the entire system to whoever solves them first.
After a rescue mission to space results in Jean Grey getting hit by a mysterious cosmic force, the powerful and dangerous entity inside of her, the Phoenix, is awakened and threatens the entire world in the upcoming X-Men movie, Dark Phoenix.
A final challenge by it’s creator sends corporate and regular Easter Egg hunters into battle in the virtual universe of the OASIS in Steven Spielberg’s upcoming adaptation of Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One
Steven Spielberg is bringing Ernest Cline’s pop culture filled adventure Ready Player One to the big screen next spring as teenager Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan) tries to find an “Easter Egg” in the VR world of Oasis left by it’s creator before an evil corporation finds it and gains total control.
Ernest Cline’s love letter to the 80’s is being adapted by Steven Spielberg with Ready Player One, where a massive Easter Egg hunt kicks off in the virtual world of OASIS in the near future, with the first person to find all three eggs inheriting the entire company of the man who designed it.