What Tyndall has to say
The residents of the Matrix call this area Richland, but our operatives usually
refer to it simply as the Slums. Set against the south shore of the river which
bisects the City, the Slums are rife with criminal activity, urban decay, and
random violence. However, this is a lesson in the deceptive nature of the Matrix.
Though the area is among the poorest and least desirable to the populace of the
City, it is a desirable holding for those who understand the nature of the
Matrix. Indeed, many powerful Exiles compete for control of its resources.
The Slums is comprised of fifteen neighborhoods, each of which has a different
character, and may call for unique strategies in your dealings there. Rest
assured, however, that all of these areas present a threat. You cannot afford to
let down your guard, even for a moment. I will not lose good operatives to