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Snow Crash Characters & Character Analysis

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Characters

Hiro Protagonist

Hiro Protagonist is the primary character in the story. In the first chapter, he is referred to as The Deliverator. After a Metaverse sword fight in The Black Sun, his name on the scoring list is written as Hiroaki Protagonist. Hiro's father was an African-American from Texas, and his mother was a Korean by way of Nippon. Due to his mixed race, he has light brown skin and almond eyes. Hiro lives in a U-Store-It storage unit with his roommate Vitaly Chernobyl, lead singer of Vitaly Chernobyl and the Meltdowns. Hiro has two Nipponese swords that his father won from a Nipponese officer at the end of World War II. Hiro is a master swordsman, both in real life and in the Metaverse. Hiro used to have a full time job as a programmer for Black Sun Systems, but left the corporate world. Hiro is now a...

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