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From: David Reis <david.reis@*****.COM>
Subject: Re: Wanted !
Date: Sun, 19 Apr 1998 13:09:38 -0700
At 07:47 PM 4/19/98 +0200, you wrote:
>Hi All,
>I don´t know if I´m the only one, that considers "Wanted" the most
>annoying card of the set. If played with the right (Troll-) deck it can
>destroy almost every other deck and there is not much, what cone be
>done. The options you have against it are way too weak, IMHO. "Luck of
>the Irish" fails in 50% of all cases, "Lucky Wabbits Foot" and
>"Protective Spirit" are too expensive so there is only "State of
>Confusion" left which is a rare card, so it is very hard to get 4 of
>If I overlook something, I would be glad to hear a possibility to
>counter "Wanted".
>It seems to me in general that strategies, that try to kill the
>opponents runners are to strong, compared to other strategies. Imagine a
>deck consisting of trolls with Harley Scorpions and Katanas, going for
>"Cleanse the Hive". Once there are four or five trolls on the table,
>there is not much what can stop them. And while you wait four the money
>to deploy the trolls you play "Wanted" or "Riots" to eliminate the
>key-runners of your opponent, who is then not fast enough to beat you.
>Is there nothing, that can stop such a deck?
>Your comments are welcome,
Green Apple Quicksteps is a cheap, effective way to avoid losing runners to



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