Play only if you placed at least 1 virus counter on a program this turn.

Place 2 virus counters on that program.
You must yell "surge" to get the full effect.

Related Rulings

  • Surge can only be played on a virus that has had a virus counter placed on it. Moving virus counters to a virus does not satisfy this condition.[1]:Ruling


In the 80s the Coke company introduced a new soft drink with the name Surge. In the commercials they usual yell surge. The flavor text is a reference to that.


  1. Moving Counters v. Placing Counters Ruling
    is moving virus tokens the same as placing virus tokens for the purposes of Surge?
    No, they're different.
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