Wade lives with his aunt in a stack of trailers. She is not very nice to Wade. Whenever Wade brings anything valuable to the trailer she takes it. One day, Wade
I know better than to take anything valuable inside that trailer.
Art3mis and Parzival meet for the first time in the Tomb of Horrors. Parzival discovers that Art3mis has known the location of the tomb for several weeks now. However, she still does not known how to be the demilich at Joust.
Hey, Art3mis. Try playing on the left side.
The IOI planted a bomb in the stacks. They did this in attempt to kill Wade. However, Wade was in his secret hiding spot. Everyone in his aunt's trailer and their neighbors died in the explosion.
Wade decides to move to Columbus, Ohio. He moves so that the IOI does not know where he is. Wade chooses Columbus because they have the best internet connection.
This is going to be a long bus ride.
Wade creates a fake identity and gets an apartment in Columbus. He paints over the windows of his apartment. He does this so the outside world is no longer a distraction and he can focus all of his time in the OASIS.
Wade meets Aech for the first time in real life. He finds out that Aech is not a male like her avatar. Aech is an African American female.