METAtropolis

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METAtropolis Inhaltsangabe

Welcome to a world where big cities are dying, dead - or transformed into technological megastructures. Where once-thriving suburbs are now treacherous Wilds. Where those who live for technology battle those who would die rather than embrace it. It is a world of zero-footprint cities, virtual nations, and armed camps of eco-survivalists.

Welcome to the dawn of uncivilization.

METAtropolis is an intelligent and stunning creation of five of today's cutting-edge science-fiction writers: 2008 Hugo Award winners John Scalzi and Elizabeth Bear; Campbell Award winner Jay Lake; plus fan favorites Tobias Buckell and Karl Schroeder. Together they set the ground rules and developed the parameters of this "shared universe", then wrote five original novellas - all linked, but each a separate tale.

Bringing this audiobook to life is a dream team of performers: Battlestar Galactica's Michael Hogan ("Saul Tigh"); Alessandro Juliani ("Felix Gaeta"); and Kandyse McClure ("Anastasia 'Dee' Dualla"); plus legendary audiobook narrators Scott Brick (Dune) and Stefan Rudnicki (Ender's Game).

John Scalzi, who served as Project Editor, introduces each story, offering insight into how the METAtropolis team created this unique project exclusively for digital audio.

©2008 Joseph E. Lake, Jr., Tobias S. Buckell, Elizabeth Bear, John Scalzi, Karl Schroeder (P)2008 Audible, Inc.
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  • 1. Titel

    • METAtropolis

    • Autor: Jay Lake, Tobias Buckell, Elizabeth Bear, und andere
    • Sprecher: Michael Hogan, Scott Brick, Kandyse McClure, und andere
    • Spieldauer: 9 Std. und 7 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Sprecher
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Geschichte
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    Armed camps of eco-survivalists battle purveyors of technology in this exclusive, original production featuring five sci-fi masters and five all-star narrators.

    Regulärer Preis: 21,95 €

  • 2. Titel

    • METAtropolis: Cascadia

    • Autor: Jay Lake, Mary Robinette Kowal, Elizabeth Bear, und andere
    • Sprecher: Rene Auberjonois, Kate Mulgrew, Wil Wheaton, und andere
    • Spieldauer: 12 Std. und 55 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Sprecher
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    This sequel to the Hugo and Audie Award nominated METAtropolis features interconnected stories by today’s top writers of speculative fiction – performed by a galaxy of Star Trek stars. As the mid-20th century approaches, the Pacific Northwest has been transformed - politically, economically, and ecologically - into the new reality of Cascadia. Conspiracies and secrets threaten the tenuous threads of society. And the End of Days seems nearer than ever.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Intellectual SciFi in a plausible future

    • Von Carsten Führmann Am hilfreichsten 19.10.2018

    Regulärer Preis: 25,95 €

  • 3. Titel

    • METAtropolis: Green Space

    • Autor: Jay Lake, Elizabeth Bear, Karl Schroeder, und andere
    • Sprecher: Dion Graham, Robin Miles, Mark Boyett, und andere
    • Spieldauer: 14 Std. und 16 Min.
    • Ungekürztes
    • Gesamt
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Sprecher
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Geschichte
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    As METAtropolis: Green Space moves into the 22nd Century, human social evolution is heading in new directions after the Green Crash and the subsequent Green Renaissance. Nearly everyone who cares to participate in the wired world has become part of the "Internet of things", a virtual environment mapped across all aspects of the natural experience. At the same time, the serious back-to-the-land types have embraced a full-on paleo lifestyle, including genetically engineering themselves and their offspring.

    Regulärer Preis: 27,95 €