Digging in the Dirt
Politics is only a dirty word when it's not working for you. For
shadowrunners, politics aren’t about debates and position papers—they’re
about taking some of the money people are throwing around.
During election season, when power is up for grabs, people are
willing to do just about anything to get a piece of the pie. If you can
help them get what they want, they’ve got a job for you. It may be
peeking in the windows of the rich and famous. Or finding dirt on the
opposition (or making some up). Or, if things get really desperate,
ensuring the other guy doesn’t win because he’s too busy taking a dirt
How much money you take in and how dirty your fingers get is up
to you and your desire to not see the stars above you when you sleep.
You’ll probably have to make some compromises along the way, but since
when has life in the Sixth World—or politics—been any different?
Dirty Tricks provides details on the ins and outs of
political shadowruns, as well as close-up looks at some of the electoral
hotspots around the globe. From dragon attacks in the Caribbean to the
long-awaited vote on making the Ork Underground an official district of
Seattle, Dirty Tricks is full of news, updates, and game information
players need to get deeper in the twisted world of Shadowrun politics.