Guard cannot be bypassed.

SubroutineEnd the run.
Out of the corner of his vision, a flash of light. He felt a thud as his grip on cyberspace loosened. Spider didn't like this. He should have bypassed the outer layer of ice by jacking in from the internal server. Another thud and his whole frame shook with the resounding shockwave. He desperately reached for his shuriken...

Related RulingsEdit

  • If Guard is the first piece of ice encountered during a run initiated by Feint, the Runner can still bypass the second ice encountered after breaking Guard.[1]:Ruling


  1. Feint v. Guard Ruling
    Sorry should have been clearer. Can you still bypass if you break Guard? One bypass after guard or two?
    Ah gotcha. You only bypass one since you still encountered the Guard.
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