Zachary is a prodigy when it comes to gaming. MMOs, MOBAs, FPS’s, RTS, fighting games–if he plays it, it’s guaranteed he’ll be world-class at it. For everything else outside of the gaming world, he falls a little short. He’s twenty-three years old, unemployed, a college dropout, and he lives with his mother. He goes to sleep when others are waking up for work, and while he isn’t quite fat, he’s no athlete.
In short, if you need a hero, you’re probably going to want to look elsewhere.
But when a casual trip to the gas station lands him in a world far different than his own, he’ll be forced to come out of his shell and try to use what he knows to become the Hero of Peratha. Prophecies, trials, magic, politics, romance, and close-quarter combat–all things he’s seen through his monitor he”ll now experience firsthand.
And far away, someone schemes to send him and those who follow him to a cold, lonely grave…