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The card game Android: Netrunner does not feel like a game. Jacked into its system, Android: Netrunner's thorny mechanics melt away until all that's left are electric impulses in my brain interfacing with my opponents'. It becomes a stylish dance of psychology.


Cyberpunk card game Netrunner recently received a murder mystery expansion, Terminal Directive. It's a novel twist on an already-fantastic game and its first story-based campaign. The obvious question: How does a narrative of cyberwarfare unravel through a card game that requires shuffling decks? The answer is, slowly, in fits and starts and in spite of a frustrating balancing act of ever-changing gameplay modifiers.