The easiest of the archetypes to play for beginners. This is a blanket term for any character that installs cyberware into their body to enhance their fighting capabilities.
1. Easy for beginners, and fun for veterans.
2. Very powerful in combat
3. Starts with bone lacing and a trauma dampener, allowing you to take more hits
1.Very poor charisma skill
2.No ammo for the colt that you start with
All in all this is a very good archetype to start with and is a formidable foe in combat.
The help file for street samurai reads:
Street samurai are people who have chosen the path of technology to work in the city. They are tough, if not a little insane, and proud of the tech they augment their body with. To them, the hottest cyberware and bioware are the tools that will bring them success. Their environment is the metroplex.
Body: 6 Quickness: 6 Strength: 6 Charisma: 1 Intelligence: 6 Willpower: 6 Essence: [1.46] Bioware Index: [4.40] Essence Index: [4.46] Magic: 0 Reaction: 6
Athletics (proficient / rank 3) Clubs (innate / rank 6) Brawling (practiced / rank 2) Assault rifles (innate / rank 6) Electronics (proficient / rank 3) Negotiation (proficient / rank 3) Street Etiquette (introduced / rank 1) Driving/Bike (proficient / rank 3) Driving/Truck (introduced / rank 1) BR/Bike (proficient / rank 3) Languages: English (genius / rank 10)
Worn: eyes: a pair of thermographic goggles worn over shoulder: a leather rifle strap(assault rifle) worn about body: a black trench coat worn on body: a 100% cotton T-Shirt worn underneath: form-fitting body armor III worn on arms: a pair of forearm guards worn about waist: a black leather duty belt worn on legs: a pair of black BDU pants worn on feet: a pair of black combat boots Inventory: a Neophyte Guild housing subsidy card a welcome brochure A Neophyte Guild duffelbag a pocket secretary The Title to a Ford Bison The Title to a Harley Scorpion a cellular phone a basic electronics kit a vehicle toolkit a medkit a DocWagon platinum modulator a Colt M-23 Pockets: 500 normal rounds Cyberware: A smartlink-2 system - alpha A thermographic vision modification A boosted reflexes III - alpha A datajack Some bone lacing (ceramic) Bioware: A cerebral booster II - cultured A synaptic accelerator II - cultured A trauma damper - cultured Muscle toner IV Enhanced articulation