List of important Cyberpunk works

Cyberpunk has been coming up a lot lately, what with Shadowrun Returns being newly out, Cyberpunk 2077 on the way and things like Google Glass and brain controlled robotic arms hitting the news every week. This his refuelled my long-standing interest in the genre and I thought I’d make a list of important works to defining it.

William Gibson Novels

  • Neuromancer
  • Mona Lisa Overdrive
  • Count Zero
  • Virtual Light

Philip K. Dick Novels

  • Do Androids dream of electric sheep? (Blade Runner)
  • We can remember it for you wholesale (Total Recall)
  • Flow my tears, the policeman said

Other novels:

  • Altered Carbon (Richard Morgan)
  • Trouble and her friends (Melissa Scott)

Short Stories

  • Burning Chrome (Gibson collection)
  • Mirrorshades (collection)
  • Cyberpunk: Stories of Hardware, Software, Wetware, Evolution, and Revolution (collection)

Graphics Novels:

  • The Surrogates

Pen and Paper RPGs:

  • Cyberpunk 2020
  • Shadowrun

Computer Games:

  • Shadowrun Returns
  • (Cyberpunk 2077)
  • Deus Ex
  • Syndicate
  • System Shock

Which works are important to you and you feel should be on this list?


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