Ready Player One is a 2011 science fiction novel by Ernest Cline. The story follows protagonist Wade Watts on his search for an Easter egg in a virtual reality game, the discovery of which will lead him to inherit a fortune.
The font used for the book title is Mekon Outline. Mekon is a heavy-weighted display font designed by Jonathan Hill, currently available in Regular, Block, Outline and Gradient plus 3 alternative styles.
Update: a film adaption of the novel, directed by Steven Spielberg, was released on March 29, 2018. A font named Ready Player One was created by Fran Fernández to imitate the title lettering on the film poster and you can download it for free here.
Set in Mekon Outline Font
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Mekon Typeface in Use
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