For Peggy Lisberger, whose thought and dedication helped bring the motion picture Tron to life.
The author also wishes to thank Paul Prasek for his timely aid.
That other world is vast too; to its inhabitants, their System is limitless.
The Sailer changed transmission beams and came onto another tack as the Bit shot past them, playing and cutting figure eights, zipping along next to the graceful Sailer, over a System ablaze, a free System.
Denied access to a program he created, computer expert Alan Bradley seeks out Flynn, a video game virtuoso who is the only man clever enough to outwit the powerful Master Control Program.
Flynn's efforts are in vain. The Master Control Program shoots him into an incredible electronic world, where computer programs are the alter-egos of their programmers, where video games are battles of life and death.
It is here that Flynn finds TRON, the alter ego of Alan Bradley and the only program who can overthrow the Master Control.The video wizard and the electronic program join forces in a battle to decide whether man or machine will control the system.