O livro traz a história de Hiro Protagonist que é, no mundo real, entregador de pizza na CasaNostra, enquanto no Metaverso é um príncipe samurai desvendando os enigmas de um novo e perigoso vírus. Neal Stephenson nasceu em 1959. O seu primeiro grande sucesso surgiu com o romance Snow Crash, em 1992.Três anos depois, Stephenson alcançou o reconhecimento internacional enquanto autor de ficção científica com o livro The Diamond Age (1995), sendo galardoado com os prémios literários Hugo e Locus e incluindo-se entre os finalistas do prémio Nebula. Snow Crash (こおりの どうくつ lit.Ice Cavern in Japanese) is the sixth level and the first level of the second warp room in Crash Bandicoot: The Huge Adventure for the Game Boy Advance.It is the second snow-themed level.
Director Joe Cornish has set up his next project: A return to television directing with an adaptation of the sci-fi novel Snow Crash.Although Cornish is best known for his work on Attack the Block and the more recent adventure flick The Kid Who Would Be King, the director did get his start directing the UK TV series The Adam and Joe Show ... Possibly the best-known book by Neal Stephenson, Snow Crash is basically the tale of a sword-slinging hacker who teams up with a badass Kourier in a Post Cyber Punk disincorporated USA to fight "Snow Crash" - a computer virus for the brain.Oh, and there's a badass biker with glass knives and a nuclear bomb strapped to his motorbike, too. Apart from its frenetic action sequences and overt use ... Snow Crash doesn't, either technology or social/economic settings.