The world governments have collapsed. Large multi-national corporations, known as Corps, have taken over. There are only two classes of citizens now: those that work for the Corps and have "decent" lives and people like you, outcasts who choose to fight the Corps, hoping to win the fight.
You are known as a decker. Using your neuro-enhanced gaming computer, you travel through virtual cyberspace to break into, and destroy, the Corps. They protect their data fortresses and creds with Intrusion Counter Electronics (ICE). These deadly guard dogs are programmed to attack your software, your deck, and even your body.
Ready to go online and take them on?