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A turn-based tactical role-playing video game set in the Shadowrun universe. The game is set in 2056, within the Hong Kong Free Enterprise Zone, a city which is effectively controlled directly by the corporations.

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The meaning of the REACH attribute on weapons

I read the entire help menu and there is not a single mention of the REACH attribute for the sword or any other weapon that has REACH. No information on Google either. What's the meaning of that ...
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How magic percentage is calculated (stats involved)

I'm playing Shadowrun Returns HK for the first time as magic user. I don't understand how the chance to hit a person (or area of effect) is calculated. What should I increase in my stats to increase ...
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How to beat the Rat King in the eastern room?

When you get belowdecks in the Sinking Ship mission, there's a point where you come to a door and get one of those video game warnings, "the Rat King is in there, if you go in you'll set off the final ...
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Which shopkeepers dialogs can I safely skip?

I've already played through the main storyline once before now I'm doing it again using a different archetype on hard mode. However, this time I don't want to wade through all the dialog again for ...
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How does the plot progress in Shadowrun: Hong Kong?

So, it's day two of my shadowrunnig career, first mission done, jobs are piling up fast. That got me thinking. I'm a completionist, and would like to (at least) have an opportunity of taking every ...
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Prosperity Tower - Lab 49 Containment room passcode?

I already checked and double checked inside every Matrix console and the Lab 49 Containment password is nowhere to be found. Is it given by some employee? If yes, who is that person and what the line/...
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How can I play Dragonfall in the new Shadowrun: Hong Kong engine?

When Dragonfall was released, fans quickly found a way to play the Dead Man's Switch campaign from Shadowrun Returns in the new Dragonfall engine (by copying over some files), e.g. as described here. ...
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Is there a way to activate suppression when not fighting?

When you are in the Matrix and already have some system trace on you, is it possible to reduce it by activating suppression without fighting someone?
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Shadowrun: Hong Kong - Most used/useful etiquette

In Shadowrun-Returns, there are many etiquette that will allow you to answer or to say something during the dialogue that can save your life, give extra XP or easily solve some puzzles. Sometimes, a ...