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108 Joseph Amp
Name Amp
Type V-World drug
Locations New Cap City
Debut "Ghosts in the Machine"
Significance Joseph Adama uses amp to enhance his performance in New Cap City.
Characters Joseph Adama

Amp is a V-World drug. Emmanuelle said, "It is a hack that bypasses the holoband safeties, interacting with the visual cortex to heighten a player's senses and reflexes. It is dropped into one's eyes like eye drops." It enables the player to move with incredible speed. ("Ghosts in the Machine")

Amp junkies are called "ampheads."


108 Joseph Amp Eyes

Amp taking effect immediately after injection

Joseph Adama became addicted to amp while searching for his daughter, Tamara, in New Cap City. ("Ghosts in the Machine") ("End of Line")

Amphead is an amp junkie who took possession of Joseph Adama's flat in New Cap City. ("Ghosts in the Machine")


Amp may be short for amphetamine.