Cyberware and metahumans have become mostly accepted, but magic is still illegal; physical adepts however are usually accepted, but are relatively rare.
The Olympics suffered a major setback in 2032, following the Crash, EuroWar and disintegration of the USA; they were canceled in 2032, and officially revived only in 2044, and at the same time, opened up to multinational corporate teams.
Most of the Fifth World sports are still being played in the Sixth. There is are major league sports:
- baseball (allows cyberware since 2032)
- basketball (allows limited cyberware since 2047)
- football (allows limited cyberware since 2047)
- soccer (the most popular international sport)
New sports include:
- Combat Biker
- Court Ball (mostly in Aztlan)
- freestyle one-on-one combat
- gladiator combat (mostly in Aztlan and Asia)
- Urban Brawl (the second most popular international sport)
- Shadowbeat, p. 58-73