From Science Fiction to Virtual Reality: How the Metaverse Started With ‘Snow Crash’ and Where It’s Going

Feb 8, 2022

In this episode of “NFT All-Stars,” Metapurse’s Twobador, Marguerite deCourcelle, Jason Bailey (aka Artnome), BT, and Jenny Guo dive into Neal Stephenson’s 1992 novel “Snow Crash,” which is celebrated in the crypto space for birthing the metaverse concept. They discuss how Stephenson’s metaverse differs from that of Meta and other tech firms, the formation of digital communities, and the importance of decentralization.