Genesis | Book 1 of Rise of the Paragon - A Post-Apocalyptic LitRPG

by Rykurock

Genesis is a Post-Apoctalyptic LitRPG

Thomas and his best friend Kevin were the top players of Holy Arc Online, one of the hardest MMORPGs in the world, and also one of the worst-rated MMOs of all time. They had both embraced the challenge it provided and had finally, after years of dedication, beat the final boss of the game. However, all wasn't as it seemed.

Welcome to the game, Genesis.

System Integration shall now begin.

With the dawning of the apocalypse, so too comes the collapse of society. How will Thomas and his friends react to the world crashing around them? Will they be able to find their loved ones? And will they be able to carve their own home in this new, and dangerous reality?


Author's Note: As of right now the release schedule for Genesis | Book 1 of the Rise of the Paragon Series will be released weekly on Tuesdays and Fridays at 3:00 pm EST. My plan is to start releasing three chapters weekly in the near future as I begin piling on a backlog of chapters!

Writing Genesis is a personal experiment of mine in writing a grand-scale novel within the LitRPG genre. I have written some fictions in the past, but none near as ambitious in the content as I eventually envision Genesis will be. So! Join me on my journey, provide helpful criticism, edits, or whatever suits your mind! I appreciate any and all feedback!

We also have a Discord for anybody who wants to talk all things Genesis!! 
Genesis Discord

Also consider joining my Patreon!

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So far, really good. I can imagine everything while I am reading. The story isn't to slow and full of detail so you know what's going on. I like the system that is shown as well as the information it provides. I'm excited to see how this all lead up, but I'm excited to see how these characters change and evolve with the story! My favorite character so far is Alex, a brother of the main character who is fighting to keep his wife and daughter safe, seems he will do anything in his means to protect them. I can't wait for this character to develop, he may have the most interesting character arc. Keep up! Highly recommend if you're looking for a cool modern fantasy with a level up system. The system has rules and none of the characters have a bug or glitch or any of that. So no worries there. It's the real deal fighting and learning the abilities as they go. Don't wanna spoil for this who haven't caught up, but the build up is real and have faith it will deliver to even over achieve our expectations.