A new trailer for Steven Spielberg’s highly-anticipated sci-fi “Ready Player One” has been released as it delves deeper into the plot of the movie.
Ready Player One will follow “Wade Watts” who takes part in a worldwide contest to find an hidden Easter egg that has been hidden in the Oasis by its late creator. The one person who finds the Easter egg will gain full control over the virtual world, but it won’t be as easy as it sounds of course.
The OASIS is a digitally created universe where the majority of people would prefer to exist. Its obvious that the Oasis is filled with plenty of pop culture references of movies, TV and video game from the 1980’s and 90’s.
Ready Player One opens in theaters on March 30, 2018
Cast: Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, T.J. Miller, Simon Pegg and Mark Rylance
Official synopsis for Ready Player One:
The film is set in 2045, with the world on the brink of chaos and collapse. But the people have found salvation in the OASIS, an expansive virtual reality universe created by the brilliant and eccentric James Halliday (Mark Rylance). When Halliday dies, he leaves his immense fortune to the first person to find a digital Easter egg he has hidden somewhere in the OASIS, sparking a contest that grips the entire world. When an unlikely young hero named Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan) decides to join the contest, he is hurled into a breakneck, reality-bending treasure hunt through a fantastical universe of mystery, discovery and danger.