JJ interviews the novelist Ernest Cline about growing up with video games, and why he mined the geek culture of his youth for “Ready Player One” and “Armada.” Then, JJ talks to Laura Hudson of Offworld and Wired about her review of “Armada” in Slate.

SHOW NOTES:

The website for “Armada,” Ernest Cline’s new novel

Laura Hudson’s review of “Armada” in Slate

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