In Ernest Cline’s 2011 novel Ready Player One, readers are taken to a dystopian future around the year 2044 where humanity has lost all hope and society is crumbling. People use a virtual world known as Oasis to escape the drudgery of real life, only to find this Oasis turned into a hunting ground for vast fame and fortune. Art3mis is one of the two main characters in the story and features in Perth Mint’s new Ready Player One Series of proof silver coins. Right now, 2018 1 oz Silver Tuvalu Ready Player One Art3mis Coins are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you housed within clear acrylic cases, shipped inside themed boxes, and featuring a Certificate of Authenticity!
- Second character coin release from the Perth Mint Ready Player One Series!
- Mintage limited to 5,000 coins only!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine silver.
- Bears a face value of $1 (TVD) backed by the government of Tuvalu.
- Obverse includes the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
- Reverse bears the avatar design of Art3mis in vibrant color.
The coins of the Ready Player One Series from Perth Mint ship to you housed inside of clear acrylic capsules. These square capsules are ideal for display purposes, allowing both the obverse and reverse of the coin to be visible at the same time. Each individual coin case is housed inside of a themed shipping box and comes with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Cline’s novel takes place in the year 2044, and billionaire James Halliday has created the virtual world of Oasis as an escape from the actual world humanity has descended into. When he dies, a digital “egg” is left behind in Oasis for competitors to find. The individuals who find this egg inhere the world of Oasis and Halliday’s vast fortune.
On the reverse of the 2018 1 oz Silver Tuvalu Ready Player One Art3mis Coin is the image of the avatar of one of the two main characters from the story. Wade Watts and Samantha Evelyn Cook are working to find the egg in Oasis, but must combat other “gunters,” or egg hunters. Watts and Cook use avatars in the world, with Cook using Art3mis. The figure of Art3mis is captured in shades of yellow, lime, and green in this design.
The obverse of the Silver Tuvalu Ready Player One Art3mis Coin bears the image of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty is featured here in right-profile relief in the fourth-generation effigy created in 1998 by Ian Rank-Broadley.
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