* Site-Outage Notice: Our engineering elves will be tweaking the Shmoop site from Monday, December 22 10:00 PM PST to Tuesday, December 23 5:00 AM PST. The site will be unavailable during this time.
Dismiss
© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Ready Player One

Ready Player One

by Ernest Cline

Ready Player One Chapter 24 Summary

How It All Goes Down

0024

  • Not much happens in this short chapter.
  • Wade is frustrated at his inability to decipher the clue to the Second Gate.
  • Unfortunately, the clue was a snap for Sorrento and the Sixers, who find the Second Gate and the Crystal Key in a very short time.
  • This devastates Wade, who doesn't just want to throw his controller at the television, he wants to throw himself off a building. 
  • Thankfully for him, Shoto inadvertently performs suicidus interruptus when he arranges a chat with Parzival to talk about what happened to Daito, who left something to Parzival in his will. Why would a digital avatar need a will?

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement
Noodle's College Search
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement