These heavy plastic laminate rings are permanently bonded to one of the subjects cervical vertebrae. They are the unmistakable sign of the bio-genetically enhanced slave soldiers of a particularly militant Skin Trade crew. The soldiers are hung from their Spinal Rings while not out on a mission, giving their masters a cheap and simple method to put them “into storage”.
An implanted Spinal Ring gives a character Bad Reputation (Downtown) 5 as a dangerous Skin Trade soldier and Good Reputation (Skin Trade) 3 as a valuable resource.
A trophy Spinal Ring gives a character Good Reputation (Downtown) 2 as an enemy of the Skin Trade and Bad Reputation (Skin Trade) 8.