From Book 1:
Our future. Noncitizens and individuals of low social standing can only find work in one place – the virtual world of Disgardium. And that might mean mining ore; it could just as well mean cleaning pigsties or washing dishes in a tavern, but that’s about as glamorous as it gets.
Fifteen-year-old schoolboy Alex has dreams of working as a space guide. All he can think about is the stars, but life gets in the way and now his only path to achieving that goal is through the game.
Wait up! What do you mean, your character’s been cursed? Rotting alive? You’re joking, right?more
Having emerged from the sandbox into the wide world of Disgardium, Scyth and his friends find themselves under the watchfumore
The armies of the Commonwealth, the Empire and the neutral factmore