Shadows of The Walled City
BTL – Better Than Life, aka beetles, and zombie chips, are an addictive form of simsense chip, generally illegal as they typically have the peak controls turned off.
Chipped – n. Senses, skills, reflexes, muscles, etc, enhanced by cyberware.
Chrome – n. Cyberware, especially the obvious metal looking kind.
Chummer – n. Friend, often used in the same sense as “pal” or “buddy”
Deck – n. a Cyberdeck v. To use a cyberdeck, usually illegally
Deckhead – n. Simsense abuser
Dump – v. To be involuntarily forced out of the Matrix
Dumpshock – n. The painful sensation of being forcibly ejected from the Matrix while in full sim.
Frag – v. Common swear word referring to the act of copulation
Geek – v. To kill
Halfer – n. A dwarf
Ice – n. Security Software. From Intrusion Countermeasures, or IC
Meat – n. A physical body, pertaining to the physical world (as opposed to the matrix)
Meatspace – n. The physical world
Mojo – n. Magic, a spell, magical ability
Mr. Johnson – n. refers to an anonymous employer or corporate agent.
Nutrisoy – n. Cheaply processed food product derived from soybeans
Nuynen – n. The world’s standard currency
Omae – n. A close friend, usually used sarcastically.
Pixie – n. (vulgar) An elf. An elf poser
Samurai – n. Mercenary or muscle for hire. Implies an honor code or a good reputation.
Scrip – n. Currency that is not nuyen, usually referring to currency issued by a megacorp
Simsense – n. A sensory broadcast or recording that lets the viewer feel and experience what the participants feel and experience.
SIN – n. System Identification Number. Indentification number assigned to each person in the society.
SINless – adj. Lacking a SIN
SINner – n. A person with a SIN
Soykaf – n. Ersatz coffee substitute made from soybeans.
Sprawl – n. A metroplex
Squishy – n. (vulgar) term used by Trolls and Orks to refer to humans, elves and dwarves.
Trideo – n. Three dimensional successor to video. Trid for short.
Trog – n. (vulgar) An ork or troll
Wagemage – n. A magician employed by a corporation
Wageslave – n. a low-level corporate employee
Wetwork – n. Assassination. Murder.
Wiz – adj. Wonderful, excellent.