While some of the dates referenced Mars mission in the late 90 s for instance make for a slightly dated story, the way in which the narrative unfolds as the various computers come online and access is gained allows for a steadily unfolding story told in realtime. Originally Published As An Interactive Novel On Computer Disk In , Portal Is The Story Of An Astronaut Who Returns To Earth From A Mysteriously Aborted Mission Prematurely Awakened From Suspended Animation One Hundred Years Have Passed Animals And Plants Thrive, Cities Stand Intact Every Human Being, However, Has Disappeared With The Help Of A Slowly Reviving Computer Network, The Astronaut Begins To Piece Together The Events Of The Last Century He Learns Of The Child Prodigy Peter Devore, Of A World Orchestrated By Stunning New Technologies, And Of Peter S Race Against Time To Unlock The Secrets Of The Portal Just finished re reading it again probably for the third or fourth time in the last 20 years It s still holding up quite well Since I only remember the general ideas each time I pick it up again, it s also a pleasure to read, as if for the first time. I found the beginning so chaotic that I just couldn t get interested in the story.
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