By Richard Garriott,David Fisher
An inventor, adventurer, entrepreneur, collector, and entertainer, and son of mythical scientist-astronaut Owen Garriott, Richard Garriott de Cayeux has been at the back of one of the most interesting undertakings of our time. A mythical pioneer of the web gaming industry—and a member of each gaming corridor of Fame—Garriott invented the multi-player game, and coined the time period “Avatar” to explain an individual’s on-line character.
A lifelong adventurer and member of the Explorers membership, Garriott has used the fortune he gathered from the gaming enterprise to embark on a couple of exciting expeditions. He has plumbed the depths of the Atlantic ocean to determine the is still of the great, searched for meteorites in Antarctica, and in 2008 turned one of many first deepest voters to be embarked on area. Richard has been one of many most well known pioneers of the personal area undefined, making an investment his time and effort into making area commute extra accessible.
In this attention-grabbing memoir, Garriott invitations readers at the nice event that's his existence. but his isn't any traditional autobiography; all through, Garriott engages readers with interactive actions and demanding situations them with “secret codes” for his video games. An audacious genius with an insatiable interest and an irrepressible playfulness, Garriott takes readers on an unforgettable highbrow adventure that's enlightening, adventurous, and fun.
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Explore/Create: My Life in Pursuit of New Frontiers, Hidden Worlds, and the Creative Spark by Richard Garriott,David Fisher