Ideas of Upgrades

Number of Cards: 34
Name: And know!
Rezzingcost: 8
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: All subroutines on each ice on this data fort, have its subroutines doubled. Treat this as if each doubled subroutines appear right after the original subroutine.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 2
Sets: v37.6

Name: Atlantis City Grid
Rezzingcost: 15
Type: Upgrade - Region - Random
Game Text: Roll a die for every icebreaker that was used to break at least 1 subroutine during the run. On a 5 or 6, remove that breaker from the game.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "Some say it's just a myth. One thing's for sure, though: I wouldn't want to have it's existence confirmed at my expence" - Spider Murphy
Trashingcost: 5
Sets: v37.24

Name: Berlin City Grid
Rezzingcost: 3
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: Trash a wall installed on this fort, which Runner encounters: Trash a noisy icebreaker at no cost. Effects that prevent this loss cannot be used to save the noisy icebreaker from being trashed. Use this ability only during a run.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: When one wall falls, another wall bars your way, and you had used up your hammer.
Trashingcost: 6
Sets: v37.39

Name: Black Ice Transformation
Rezzingcost: 4
Type: Upgrade
Game Text: Rez Black Ice Transformation only if you have a rezzed black ice on this data fort and only during a run of the Runner.
[2]: Transform a black ice to a code gate.
[2]: Transform a black ice to wall.
Flavour Text: You'll never know what ice can really be in the its innermost truth.
Trashingcost: 4
Sets: v37.6

Name: Bomb Shelter
Rezzingcost: 5
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: As long as Bomb Shelter is rezzed, the Runner may not access any other cards in this data fort. If the Runner trashes Bomb Shelter, give that Runner a tag.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 2
Sets: v37.7

Name: Cambridge City Grid
Rezzingcost: 3
Type: Upgrade - Region - University
Game Text: A, [3]: Place two advancement counters on any card in this fort that can be advanced. Use this ability only once in each turn.
Cost to rez any further upgrades in this fort is increased by [2].
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "The sprawling Metropolis of Cambridge University could be one of our biggest rivals; If they were that organised."
Trashingcost: 4
Sets: v37.32

Name: Colorado Springs City Grid
Rezzingcost: 4
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: After passing each piece of ice on this fort, the runner must pay [1] for each piece of ice passed during this run, or end the run (i.e. runner must pay [1] after the first piece of ice, [2] after the second, [3] after the third, etc.).
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "?! ... strange effect ... my icon seems to be gasping for air!"
Trashingcost: 4
Sets: v37.22

Name: Dallas City Grid
Rezzingcost: 1
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: Any time you rez an installed card on this fort, gain bits equal to its strength, which can only be used to rez installed cards.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 2
Sets: v37.2

Name: Diving Bell
Installationcost: 1
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: Install Diving Bell only in a subsidiary data fort. This data fort may be run only if you installed, added bits or advancement counters to, or used an ability that requires an action of another card installed in this data fort on your last turn.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 0
Sets: v37.12
Comments: The author thinks that this card is a fixed Roving Submarine.

Name: Dr. McGeddon
Rezzingcost: 4
Type: Upgrade - Sysop
Game Text: During runs on this fort, treat all dealt Net damage as if it were Brain damage, and vice versa.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 1
Sets: v37.36

Name: Expert System Security Analyst
Rezzingcost: 3
Type: Upgrade - Sysop - AI
Game Text: Immediately after the Runner has passed any piece of rezzed ice on this fort, you may choose to remove it from its current location and install it at the outermost position of any other data fort, at no cost.
Flavour Text: "Y'see? The program waits to see how the ice performs, then automatically puts it where it'll do the most good." - "So why'd it move six Coyotes to Archives?" - "...Full moon?"
Trashingcost: 1
Sets: v37.43

Name: Fast Retreat
Rezzingcost: 6
Type: Upgrade
Game Text: If Runner accesses an agenda, Runner does not liberate it, instead store it in HQ.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 0
Sets: v37.6

Name: Guangzou City Grid
Rezzingcost: 3
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: Guangzou City Grid may only be installed in a Subsidiary Data Fort. When you install Guangzou City Grid, place [3] on it. These bits may only be used for advancing cards which may be advanced that are installed in the same fort as Guangzou City Grid. If any of these bits are used, replace them a the start of your turn.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "Why invest in some far off rain-forest? It's wild enough right here." - Anonymous
Trashingcost: 2
Sets: v37.7

Name: Hong Kong City Grid
Rezzingcost: 3
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: Hong Kong City Grid may only be installed in a Subsidiary Data Fort. Each advancement counter you place on a card that can be advanced costs an additional [1]. If you score an agenda from a fort with HKCG installed, add [5] for each advancement counter on that agenda to your bit pool.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "Of course we are a pro-business regime. Our Business." - General Chang Li, PLA.
Trashingcost: 5
Sets: v37.7

Name: Java Beans Plantage
Rezzingcost: 0
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: If the Runner has made a Run during his last two turns, he has to run this data fort this turn, except he has the Java Packer 1000 coffee machine.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "No coff' today, it wasn't always so...
Trashingcost: 3
Sets: v37.1 - v37.14

Name: Jeffery Gates, Probitionary Sysop
Rezzingcost: 3
Type: Upgrade - Sysop
Game Text: Rez Jeffery when Runner runs on the fort that Jeffery Gates, Probitionary Sysop is installed in. [1], Derez a rezzed piece of ice on that fort of the Runner's choice: Do 2 Net Damage.
Flavour Text: `Got him, Dieter!! Oops´.
`Frack kid, get outta there!!´
Trashingcost: 0
Sets: v37.7

Name: Kiev City Grid
Rezzingcost: 6
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: [8]: Choose an icebreaker. That icebreaker cannot be used to break any ice subroutines for the duration of the run.
Use this ability at the start of the run, and only once per run.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "Russian agents have special ways of neutralizing threats."
Trashingcost: 4
Sets: v37.24

Name: Kryptos Darkener
Rezzingcost: 2
Type: Upgrade - Sysop
Game Text: Cards installed on or inside this fort may not be exposed. Conceal any exposed cards on this fort when you rez Kryptos Darkener.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 1
Sets: v37.36

Name: Las Vegas City Grid
Rezzingcost: 10
Type: Upgrade - Region - Random
Game Text: Roll a die at the start of a run on the fort in wich Las Vegas City Grid is installed. Gain that many bits.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "Come on, come on! Daddy needs a new pair of sysops!"
Trashingcost: 3
Sets: v37.24

Name: Moscow City Grid
Rezzingcost: 0
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: When you install Moscow City Grid inside a data fort, derez all ice installed on this fort. The rez cost for all ice is halved, but all ice derezzes at the end of the run.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "Ice is cheap in Moscow. The problem is that it melts away so soon."
Trashingcost: 6
Sets: v37.35

Name: Old Fashioned Security
Rezzingcost: 0
Type: Upgrade
Game Text: Install only in HQ.
[3]: Set one card stored in HQ aside until the end of the run. Runner cannot access these cards set aside. Use this ability only when Runner is about to successfully accesses cards stored in HQ.
Flavour Text: "They still use diskettes?!?!"
Trashingcost: 3
Sets: v37.15
Comment: Designed to thwart dedicated HQ digging by the Runner. Unlike Bizarre Encryption Scheme or Red Herrings it makes the Corp pay for the right to prohibit an access on that run, not the Runner. It's a strong card, but no stronger than Red Herrings. It is harder to trash.

Name: Peking City Grid
Rezzingcost: 5
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: Increase the activation cost of the strength increasing abilities on all icebreakers by [1] during runs on this datafort.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "How can anyone use a Japanese Water Torture?" - "Ever been in Peking...?"
Trashingcost: 3
Sets: v37.40

Name: The Perfect Desk
Rezzingcost: 4
Type: Upgrade
Game Text: Install the Perfect Desk only in R&D or HQ. When Runner accesses one or more cards stored in this data fort, shuffle all cards stored in this data fort and the Runner accesses 1 card. Repeat this for each card the Runner accesses in addition to the first.
Flavour Text: "Where're the files?" - "On the desk." - "I know, but WHERE?"
Trashingcost: 2
Sets: v37.1

Name: Recursive AI Construct
Rezzingcost: 0
Type: Upgrade - Sysop - AI
Game Text: [2]: Put a Construct counter on a data fort with an installed Sysop. This counter acts as an exact copy of any one Sysop installed in that data fort.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 2
Sets: v37.2

Name: San Francisco City Grid
Rezzingcost: 0
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: Whenever a piece of ice is installed on this data fort, gain bits equal to its installation cost and draw a card. Runner may ignore all "*End the run" subroutines on ice on this fort.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 3
Sets: v37.2

Name: Schwa
Rezzingcost: 4
Type: Upgrade - Sysop
Game Text: At the start of a run on this fort, you may install a piece of ice in any position on this fort. Pay the installation cost of the ice based on ice position.
Flavour Text: "Let's see what the runner does when we slip in a Zombie." - Schwa
Trashingcost: 2
Sets: v37.13
Comment: Schwa loves working with Obfuscated Data Fortress'.

Name: Security Obsession
Rezzingcost: 5
Type: Upgrade
Game Text: When Security Obsession is rezzed, all rezzed ice on this fort has one additionnal "*End the run." subroutine.
[3]: Add one "*End the run" subroutine to the ice the Runner is currently encountering.
Flavour Text: "-Jesus, he's getting through the system."
"Don't worry. I'd like to flatline him, for once..."
Trashingcost: 1
Sets: v37.4

Name: Skälderviken City Grid
Rezzingcost: 4
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: If Skälderviken City Grid is installed inside a data fort, do 6 Net damage when it is accessed by the runner.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 0
Sets: v37.35

Name: Tracer Data
Rezzingcost: 0
Type: Upgrade - Ambush
Game Text: When Runner accesses Tracer Data, put a Tracer Counter on each installed Icebreaker. Any Icebreaker with a Tracer Counter is considered Noisy.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 0
Sets: v37.2

Name: Unplugged
Rezzingcost: 3
Type: Upgrade
Game Text: Install only in R&D. Before Runner accesses cards in R&D the Corp may look at the top three cards in R&D and arrange them in any order.
Flavour Text: "We got there and found they'd unplugged the system! Effective, simple, impressive! Who'd a thunk it?"
Trashingcost: 3
Sets: v37.15
Comment: Unplugged helps protect R&D somewhat from dedicated digging, although it may be only modestly effective in the end game. It buys time for R&D.

Name: Vancouver City Grid
Rezzingcost: 5
Type: Upgrade - Region
Game Text: If an agenda with advancement counters on it is successfully accessed from this data fort, do not remove those advancement counters, instead, transfer them to another installed card that can be advanced.
Rez a region when you install it. Install a region only if you can pay to rez it. Only one region may be installed in each fort. Trash older ones.
Flavour Text: "Save what you can...but make plans to do so."
Trashingcost: 1
Sets: v37.15
Comment: One of the most annoying things as the Corp is to advance a card and then lose the counters after it is accessed. Vancouver City Grid saves the advancement effort, and is a very powerful card for this capability. However, it requires alternative subsidiary data forts to be in play as well as another advancable installed card, so the "one big data fort" strategy won't work well with this card (save with Namatoki City Grid, but there's always an exception). It's also expensive.

Name: Vision of Madness
Rezzingcost: 0
Type: Upgrade - Ambush - Virus
Game Text: When Runner access Vision of Madness, give Runner a Vision counter. Whenever Runner makes a Run, Runner must first trash an installed Resource for each Vision counter. Runner may remove a Vision counter by taking an action to pay [5].
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 0
Sets: v37.2

Name: Where! When! How long!
Rezzingcost: 4
Type: Upgrade - AI - Time Delay
Game Text: If the Runner accesses Where! When! How long! he forgoes his next 2 actions.
Flavour Text: "I've been in wilderspace. I got all I need. But where have I been and when did I come back. But most important, how long have I been in there."
Trashingcost: 0
Sets: v37.6

Name: Wormhole
Rezzingcost: 4
Type: Upgrade - Ambush
Game Text: When Runner accesses Wormhole, choose any data fort. Runner must immediately make a Run on that data fort, during which Runner may not jack out.
Flavour Text:
Trashingcost: 1
Sets: v37.2

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