We still don't know when Armada, Ernie Cline's next book, is coming out. But now we have something else to look forward to — he's writing a followup to his novel about people in a dark future who are obsessed with 80s video games, Ready Player One.

Top image: Ready Player One movie promo artwork by Gordon Jones, via AICN

This news comes via screenwriter Zak Penn, who just finished his screenplay for the movie version of Cline's novel and handed it in to Warner Bros. Penn told Den of Geek that Cline is working on a sequel, adding that "it is one of those great ideas that has endless possibilities. And to a certain extent, the longer it exists and the more Ernie thinks about it, the more he comes up with."

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