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    Twee dagen naar Gamescom in Duitsland! 1/2

    Dennis en ik hadden beide een weekje vakantie. Van te voren waren we al wel aan het bedenken wat we nou precies wilden gaan doen in onze vakantie. Maar toen puntje bij paaltje kwam, hadden we nog steeds geen idee. Totdat vriendinnetje Martine plots iets van Final Fantasy XIV doorstuurde van Gamescom. Ik ging voor de grap kijken wanneer het was en het viel dus precies in de vakantie. Voordat we het door hadden, waren de tickets gekocht en het hotel geboekt – we gingen twee dagen naar Gamescom, whoehoe!

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    Illuminae – Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

    This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded.

    The year is 2575, and two rival megacorporations are at war over a planet that’s little more than an ice-covered speck at the edge of the universe. Too bad nobody thought to warn the people living on it. With enemy fire raining down on them, Kady and Ezra—who are barely even talking to each other—are forced to fight their way onto an evacuating fleet, with an enemy warship in hot pursuit.

    But their problems are just getting started. A deadly plague has broken out and is mutating, with terrifying results; the fleet’s AI, which should be protecting them, may actually be their enemy; and nobody in charge will say what’s really going on. As Kady hacks into a tangled web of data to find the truth, it’s clear only one person can help her bring it all to light: the ex-boyfriend she swore she’d never speak to again.

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