Would you still play an online game if you knew the monsters were real?
Lots of students work to put themselves through college, but Megan Evans' job is far from typical. Every night she logs into the world of Armchair Safari, an online fantasy game where players upload and compete for real money. It’s grinder work. So when Megan gets the chance to join some friendly adventurers on a quest for a massive jackpot, she hopes she’s finally found a way to free herself from the crushing debt of bills and tuition.
But as Megan is soon to find out, not everyone in her party is who they say they are. And the sinister nature of the treasure they’re after could put her in danger that is anything but virtual.