Shadowrun is a classless role playing game. However there are certain play styles that have become common and these have become known as archetypes.
“Although the skill system in Shadowrun is freeform, certain combinations of skills and equipment...Archetype
“Technomancers are metahumans who have expressed the ability to affect computers directly...Technomancer
“A Decker is a person which has acquired a datajack and learned to directly interface with a...Decker
“Adepts use their magic in a radically different way than other Awakened, by channeling magic...Adept
“Otaku, in the Sixth World sense, are the "children of the Matrix". These individuals are somehow...Otaku
“A street samurai (also street sam, sammie, or razor boy/girl) is an archetypal shadowrunner who...Street Samurai
“In the sixth world, riggers are people who use datajacks and in most cases a special type of...Rigger