The 'bad guy' for a given round. They are exempt from the rules about griefing and murdering, and come with a set of objectives to complete before the end of the round. Current antagonist types include:
Antagonists can also recruit lackeys in the form of mindslaves and Syndicate cyborgs, or subverted the AI and its regular cyborgs. Vampires may also convert people to loyal thralls. Emagged cyborgs are renegades bound to no one!