|Ronny Five is taking heat for his failure to show at a scheduled appearance in the Bangkok Mall. The bioroid star of “Friendship, Upgraded” was supposed to meet and greet fans in front of the YucaBean for an hour. Instead, the crowd became rowdy and agitated when the star failed to appear. – Today’s Sizzle
From the vaults of Haarpsichord Studio come the 60 new cards (3 copies each of 20 different cards) of Old Hollywood, the fifth Data Pack in the SanSan Cycle for Android: Netrunner. In Old Hollywood, visual entertainment is still big business, and fame is solid currency. As megacorps pour speculative funds into summer blockbusters and celebrity-driven vanity projects, you’ll find some sensies aimed toward the institution’s highest awards and others aimed toward the lowest common denominator. You’ll find secrets, gossip, and security precautions. Corps and Runners clash over whole servers worth of romantic comedies, action flicks, red carpet events, and fan sites. Everyone wants a taste of fame. Everyone’s jostling to get a cut of the market.
Who is Miranda Rhapsody dating now? Why did Ronny Five fail to show for his appearance at the Bangkok Mall? Which surprising celebrities are hooked on stims? In Old Hollywood, everything’s a story, and the best stories are worth big money.
*NOTE* This is not a complete game, Android: Netrunner is required for play.