Tag: Magic: The Gathering

Checks and Balances in Android: Netrunner


Have you ever tried to play a game against someone who is playing essentially a different game? That sounds pretty chaotic, right? In Android: Netrunner by Fantasy Flight Games, that’s exactly what you do, but it’s not as chaotic as it might sound. There are two separate sides – that have different kinds of cards, different objectives, and different way of achieving those objectives – playing essentially two different games against each other. One side plays as the Corporation (Corp) and the other as the Runner.

The Corporations have four different faction options that are represented as mega-corporations with different options to hurt the progress of the runner, including brain damage, meat damage, net damage, and tagging.… Read the rest