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[PDF] Assorted Slang and Terminology 6 – Cyberpunk

Assorted Slang and Terminology 6 – Cyberpunk

According to Wikipedia, Cyberpunk is defined as “… a subgenre of science fiction in a futuristic setting that tends to focus on a “combination of lowlife and high tech” featuring advanced technological and scientific achievements, such as artificial intelligence and cybernetics, juxtaposed with a degree of breakdown or radical change in the social order.”

This volume of ASAT gives you a collection of terms and slang to help flesh out your worlds and stories within a genre, in this case cyberpunk.

As well as various ‘punk terms, some computing and corporate terms are thrown is as well, to add to the immersion.

Disclaimer/Note from the Author – This pdf is not meant to be an “end-all” document, more a starting point for your own research...

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Random List – 20 Cyberpunk NPCs

Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan 2008/05/14 This photo wa...

Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan 2008/05/14 This photo was used in UK magazine The World Today, Volume 65, Number 3, March 2009 😀 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Whilst roaming the streets of your home city you’re sure to run into at least 1 of these types of characters. Roll a d20 and see who you encounter.

D20 Cyberpunk NPC
1 Adult Worker
2 Arms Dealer
3 Backstreet Doctor
4 Cyber Rigger
5 Cyber Surgeon
6 Decker
7 Detective
8 Document Vendor
9 Flesh Peddler
10 Ganger
11 Handler
12 Iron Officer
13 Junk Dealer
14 Moneychanger
15 Organ Dealer
16 Police Officer
17 Street Chemist
18 Street Seller
19 Vigilante
20 Weaponsmith

 

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