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CBC.ca
'We're not about those golf claps': Why the Street Fighter e-sports community likes to keep it loudfrom the Street Fighter events is the most grassroots e-sport of them all: hund
'We're not about those golf claps': Why the Street Fighter e-sports community likes to keep it loud
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
from the Street Fighter events is the most grassroots e-sport of them all: hundreds of entrants are playing games in the Super Smash Bros. series. Most are playing Melee, the version that came out in 2001 for Nintendo's defunct GameCube... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui MatsuriSchool; 2nd place: Samantha Le, Baldwin High School; 3rd place: Sophia Dahlen,
Maui Matsuri
The Maui News / Posted 5 days ago
School; 2nd place: Samantha Le, Baldwin High School; 3rd place: Sophia Dahlen, home-school Video Gaming Contest Super Smash Bros. 4 Tournament 1st place: Logan Sinclair; 2nd place: Kurt Chichioco; 3rd place: Mario Navarro Cosplay... Read more
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ESPN
Reclaiming the throne: Mew2Kingstrategy guide writers. Twenty-three years later, he has left an indelible mark
Reclaiming the throne: Mew2King
ESPN / Posted 6 days ago
strategy guide writers. Twenty-three years later, he has left an indelible mark on gaming, especially in the realm of Super Smash Bros. And he has never stopped refining his play. "I come up with good ideas all the time, so that's why my... Read more
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Gamasutra
With Disney Infinity 's demise, what's the future of toys-life?2015, U.S. Amiibo retail revenues came in about 6 percent below retail revenues
With Disney Infinity 's demise, what's the future of toys-life?
Gamasutra / Posted 6 days ago
2015, U.S. Amiibo retail revenues came in about 6 percent below retail revenues for Super Mario Maker, Splatoon, and Super Smash Bros. Combined." Clumping together all "toys-to-life" games and examining them as one monolith business (…as... Read more
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ESPN
Defending the North: Get on my Level 2016 previewit has clutched throughout May while looking to keep a couple of trophies home.
Defending the North: Get on my Level 2016 preview
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
it has clutched throughout May while looking to keep a couple of trophies home. While ZeRo will not be in attendance, Super Smash Bros. for WiiU is still heavily contested. "I feel like ZeRo brings out the best in his competition and pushes... Read more
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Gamasutra
Rebel developers Code Avarice announce new game 'Arkshot' - coming to Steam May 19th.of an arena shooter with the lighthearted fun of a party game. It's Quake meets
Rebel developers Code Avarice announce new game 'Arkshot' - coming to Steam May 19th.
Gamasutra / Posted 10 days ago
of an arena shooter with the lighthearted fun of a party game. It's Quake meets Duck Game, Unreal Tournament crossed with Super Smash Bros.– you get the drift. Armed with just a simple bow and arrow you can challenge up to 3 of your friends on 14... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Thunder vs. Warriors: Do 'Stache Brothers Hold Key To Victory?with Curry typically don't return in one piece, and the possession almost alway
Thunder vs. Warriors: Do 'Stache Brothers Hold Key To Victory?
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 11 days ago
with Curry typically don't return in one piece, and the possession almost always ends in points. So to relate this on the Super Smash Bros scale: ‘Stache Brothers on offense: Donkey Kong & Bowser. ‘Stache Brothers on defense: Princess Peach &... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Nintendo eyeing filmmaking for growth after Mariners saleNintendo booth at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, in Los Angeles. After rebo
Nintendo eyeing filmmaking for growth after Mariners sale
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
Nintendo booth at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, in Los Angeles. After rebounding with last year's "Mario Kart 8" and "Super Smash Bros." for the beleaguered Wii U console, Nintendo returns to the 2015 Electronic Entertainment Expo with another... Read more
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ESPN
MaNg0:crowd erupts, and the Fox player -- one of the best in the world, Joseph "MaNg0
MaNg0:
ESPN / Posted 12 days ago
crowd erupts, and the Fox player -- one of the best in the world, Joseph "MaNg0" Marquez -- jumps out of his seat. Popular Super Smash Bros. Melee commentator D'Ron "D1" Maingrette sums up the DreamHack Austin finale by yelling a signature,... Read more
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ESPN
Echo Fox forms 'Call of Duty' teampicked up an H1Z1 team and "Street Fighter V" player Julio Fuentes. It was also
Echo Fox forms 'Call of Duty' team
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
picked up an H1Z1 team and "Street Fighter V" player Julio Fuentes. It was also reported by Slingshot Esports that the team is looking to expand into "Super Smash Bros. Melee" and is in negotiations with Southern California player Joey "Lucky" Alda... Read more
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Gamasutra
GUADALAJARA REPORTS THAT ITS FIRST EGS EDITION WAS AN AMAZINGLY SUCCESSFUL EVENTof Warcraft tournament and challenges against the best FIFA player in Latin Ame
GUADALAJARA REPORTS THAT ITS FIRST EGS EDITION WAS AN AMAZINGLY SUCCESSFUL EVENT
Gamasutra / Posted 15 days ago
of Warcraft tournament and challenges against the best FIFA player in Latin America. Other special grand finals included Super Smash Bros., FIFA 16, Street Fighter V, and the Ricolino Press Start tournament where the brand gave the winner an... Read more
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Games Radar
God bless the rip-offs and copycats of the video game worldthe first to build its foundation on the backs of what came before. PlayStation
God bless the rip-offs and copycats of the video game world
Games Radar / Posted 16 days ago
the first to build its foundation on the backs of what came before. PlayStation All-Stars was clearly modeled on Nintendo's Super Smash Bros. series. The Darksiders games are the best M-rated Legend of Zelda games you'll ever play. Saints Row will... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Top 14 places for nerding out in metro Phoenixalready regularly draws 300 to 400 people every weekend, he said, especially wh
Top 14 places for nerding out in metro Phoenix
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
already regularly draws 300 to 400 people every weekend, he said, especially when they host tournaments (doubly so if it's Super Smash Bros.). It's all ages until 10 p.m. and they're open until 3 a.m. on weekends, making the spot a gathering place... Read more
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ESPN
Hungrybox at DreamHack Austin:floor ballroom is filled with the noise of fighting games, Hearthstone and Star
Hungrybox at DreamHack Austin:
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
floor ballroom is filled with the noise of fighting games, Hearthstone and StarCraft players. One fighting game player, Super Smash Bros. Melee legend Juan "Hungrybox" Debiedma, is sitting in the crowd with his girlfriend by his side as they... Read more
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Gamasutra
Devs Answer: What are your favorite emergent social interactions in games?an unexpected interaction for that game, "comeuppance" definitely might be. An
Devs Answer: What are your favorite emergent social interactions in games?
Gamasutra / Posted 20 days ago
an unexpected interaction for that game, "comeuppance" definitely might be. And finally, one reader reminded us that even Super Smash Bros can be reworked into a classic game---specifically, ping pong. We'll leave you all with a little video of... Read more
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Wired News
Vans’ Nintendo-Themed Kicks Will Koopa-Stomp Into Your HeartMario. Link. Princess Peach. The Duck Hunt dog. No, they’re not just a killer S
Vans’ Nintendo-Themed Kicks Will Koopa-Stomp Into Your Heart
Wired News / Posted 21 days ago
Mario. Link. Princess Peach. The Duck Hunt dog. No, they’re not just a killer Super Smash Bros lineup. They’re also part of a new collaboration between Vans and Nintendo that will bring some of your favorite bleep-bloop buddies to your favorite... Read more
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Game Informer
Blog Herding – The Best Blogs Of The Community (May 5, 2016)this blog a read; there isn't this much analysis on the series thanks to most c
Blog Herding – The Best Blogs Of The Community (May 5, 2016)
Game Informer / Posted 21 days ago
this blog a read; there isn't this much analysis on the series thanks to most critics thinking X failed the series. GIO Super Smash Bros Wii U/3DS Tournament Invitational: TEAM TOURNAMENT Do you feel what the tstitan, GIO King of Smash is... Read more
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Red Bull
Athletes and eSports: Why Visas Are ComplicatedThe adjudicators are a broad swath of the American demographic. In Leffen’s den
Athletes and eSports: Why Visas Are Complicated
Red Bull / Posted 22 days ago
The adjudicators are a broad swath of the American demographic. In Leffen’s denial notice, they were saying things like ‘Super Smash Bros. isn’t a legitimate sport.’ But the world of eSports, you have to concede, is a very new world, and perhaps... Read more
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Red Bull
William "Leffen" Hjelte is a professional Super Smash Bros. Melee player. He started his career in 201
William "Leffen" Hjelte
Red Bull / Posted 22 days ago
is a professional Super Smash Bros. Melee player. He started his career in 2011, and has quickly risen through the ranks to challenge the legends of the game, and was named #3 in the world by Melee It On Me's 2015 Top 100... Read more
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ESPN
The DreamHack Austin esports overviewThe competitions over the weekend will include: Counter-Strike: Global Offensiv
The DreamHack Austin esports overview
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
The competitions over the weekend will include: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO), Hearthstone, Street Fighter V, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Heroes of the Storm, StarCraft II, Pokken and Payday 2. Editor's Picks Will SKT continue its reign... Read more
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Slate
We Accidentally Signed the First Openly Gay Player in Pro Baseball Historywell you can anticipate what your opponent thinks you’re thinking. I discover
We Accidentally Signed the First Openly Gay Player in Pro Baseball History
Slate / Posted 24 days ago
well you can anticipate what your opponent thinks you’re thinking. I discover Sean’s interest in tactics when we bond over Super Smash Bros., the 1999 Nintendo 64 game that’s spawned three sequels and a fierce professional Smash circuit. It’s a... Read more
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Mashable
30 animators remixed the awesome 'Super Smash Bros. Melee' introHere's a fun one for Nintendo fans: A group of 30 animators spent the past year
30 animators remixed the awesome 'Super Smash Bros. Melee' intro
Mashable / Posted 24 days ago
Here's a fun one for Nintendo fans: A group of 30 animators spent the past year recreating moments from the intro to Super Smash Bros. Melee, then pieced it all together. The result? A dizzying mish-mash of artistic styles featuring some of the most... Read more
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Investopedia
Can Nintendo Make A Comeback with NX Console? (NTDOY)Although a dearth of titles have been blamed for the U’s failure, Nintendo has
Can Nintendo Make A Comeback with NX Console? (NTDOY)
Investopedia / Posted 24 days ago
Although a dearth of titles have been blamed for the U’s failure, Nintendo has already announced two offerings for the NX, Super Smash Bros. and a next-gen installment in the venerable Zelda franchise. That being said, will the NX be the game... Read more
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Games Radar
Watch the Super Smash Bros. Melee intro like you've never seen it - remade by 30+ animatorsTo this day, Super Smash Bros. Melee for the GameCube is seen by some as the pi
Watch the Super Smash Bros. Melee intro like you've never seen it - remade by 30+ animators
Games Radar / Posted 24 days ago
To this day, Super Smash Bros. Melee for the GameCube is seen by some as the pinnacle of Nintendo's fighting game series thanks to its impressive cast, well-balanced mechanics, and memorable levels. Fans even hold a special fondness for the game's... Read more
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Miami New Times
SunGhosts New Single Is About Everything That's Wrong (and Right) With the Miami Music Scenewith their logos superimposed in a cheesy '80s way. It was fun to feature them
SunGhosts New Single Is About Everything That's Wrong (and Right) With the Miami Music Scene
Miami New Times / Posted 25 days ago
with their logos superimposed in a cheesy '80s way. It was fun to feature them like they were approaching challengers in Super Smash Bros. The title of the track alone references Miami and its impending doom in relation to sea level rise. Tell... Read more
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examiner.com
Nintendo NX price, launch software, and features to be announced by end of 2016have games ready for launch. Rumors and speculation expect the NX to launch wit
Nintendo NX price, launch software, and features to be announced by end of 2016
examiner.com / Posted 26 days ago
have games ready for launch. Rumors and speculation expect the NX to launch with Zelda NX and a new 3D Mario game, with Super Smash Bros. NX not long after. Unfortunately we still have quite the long wait ahead of us before we learn about NX and... Read more
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ESPN
Pack leader - Silent Wolf still inspires Fox players after a decadewith tech skill videos and combo videos." Just as there was a paradigm shift i
Pack leader - Silent Wolf still inspires Fox players after a decade
ESPN / Posted 27 days ago
with tech skill videos and combo videos." Just as there was a paradigm shift in terms of how content was presented in Super Smash Bros. Melee, there was a shift with how Bisno approached his own gameplay. His goal wasn't to be the best player... Read more
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Mashable
Smash Sisters: Why all-female gaming tournaments are good for everyoneI did not expect to play in a Smash Bros. tournament, ever. Yes, I played Supe
Smash Sisters: Why all-female gaming tournaments are good for everyone
Mashable / Posted 28 days ago
I did not expect to play in a Smash Bros. tournament, ever. Yes, I played Super Smash Bros: Melee on GameCube during its heyday — a lot — and after that, I got in a few matches now and then for nostalgia's sake. While Melee's continued competitive... Read more
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The Verge
Jazz drumming to Super Smash Bros. is better than any commentaryI usually have a hard time following competitive Super Smash Bros. matches, but
Jazz drumming to Super Smash Bros. is better than any commentary
The Verge / Posted 28 days ago
I usually have a hard time following competitive Super Smash Bros. matches, but honestly, they make so much more sense when accompanied by some freeform jazz drumming. The video above shows what a perfect pairing this is — with drummer Caleb Goss... Read more
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Mashable
What could Nintendo do with its suddenly empty 2016?games have received a massive number of entrants at EVO as fighting games take
What could Nintendo do with its suddenly empty 2016?
Mashable / Posted 28 days ago
games have received a massive number of entrants at EVO as fighting games take their place as a solid pillar of esports. Super Smash Bros. Melee players at Pound 2016, a tournament held in the D.C.-Metro area in April, 2016. Image: Phil... Read more
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Gamasutra
Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems - April 28, 2016ancient secrets and test your platforming skills in this unique Xenoblade Chro
Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems - April 28, 2016
Gamasutra / Posted 29 days ago
ancient secrets and test your platforming skills in this unique Xenoblade Chronicles – You’ve played him in the Super Smash Bros. games, so now experience Shulk in his very first adventure! Discover expansive environments and deep... Read more
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IGN
Why Nintendo Is In Real Troubleever, with more than 154 million units sold. But despite excellent games like
Why Nintendo Is In Real Trouble
IGN / Posted 29 days ago
ever, with more than 154 million units sold. But despite excellent games like Mario Kart 8, Super Mario 3D World, and Super Smash Bros., core and casual gamers alike just didn’t respond to the Wii U’s innovative approach. As of March 2016... Read more
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ESPN
Panda Global picks up RayRay and MarlinPiein the community." Since launching in 2015, Panda Global has signed some of th
Panda Global picks up RayRay and MarlinPie
ESPN / Posted 29 days ago
in the community." Since launching in 2015, Panda Global has signed some of the biggest names across fighting games like "Super Smash Bros. Melee," "Super Smash Bros. for Wii U," "Ultra Street Fighter IV," "Street Fighter V" and "Pokken." Members... Read more
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Game Informer
Analysis – What Wii U's Lame Duck Status Means For NintendoThis makes the Wii U a lame duck for about 11 months and robs the holiday of th
Analysis – What Wii U's Lame Duck Status Means For Nintendo
Game Informer / Posted 29 days ago
This makes the Wii U a lame duck for about 11 months and robs the holiday of the system’s biggest software launch since Super Smash Bros. This isn’t a “Nintendo is doomed” story. This isn’t a lament over the company’s former greatness or a... Read more
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CNET
Los videojuegos se convierten en todo un deporte profesionalha estado preparando durante un año para competir en el Campeonato Mundial de l
Los videojuegos se convierten en todo un deporte profesional
CNET / Posted 29 days ago
ha estado preparando durante un año para competir en el Campeonato Mundial de los videojuegos de la compañía. El juego era Super Smash Bros., uno de los juegos de pelea más populares de Nintendo. Fils-Aime tenía bajo su mando a Ryu, uno de los... Read more
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Gamasutra
Nintendo looking to re-energize after difficult year curtails sales and profitsstrong performances, Nintendo bemoaned the lack of flagship releases like Pokém
Nintendo looking to re-energize after difficult year curtails sales and profits
Gamasutra / Posted 30 days ago
strong performances, Nintendo bemoaned the lack of flagship releases like Pokémon Omega Ruby, Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, and Super Smash Bros., admitting it missed the "energy" they brought to the table the previous year. In the hardware department,... Read more
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IGN
Nintendo Profits Down 61 Percentbut the company attributed lower game sales to a lack of major titles "like Pok
Nintendo Profits Down 61 Percent
IGN / Posted 30 days ago
but the company attributed lower game sales to a lack of major titles "like Pokémon Omega Ruby/Pokémon Alpha Sapphire and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS", which the company believes "energized the entire 3DS business during the prior fiscal... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Meet Drake Eshleman ... Scholastic Superstarand Edward Eshleman Plans: Major in a mathematics-related field at Cornell Un
Meet Drake Eshleman ... Scholastic Superstar
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
and Edward Eshleman Plans: Major in a mathematics-related field at Cornell University Drake Eshleman finds pas de deuxs, Super Smash Bros. Melee, math, reading and singing exciting and challenging. A proud member of Delaware Valley’s nationally... Read more
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Market Watch
Nintendo full-year net profit drops 61%the popularity of those released in the previous fiscal year, when it had a bun
Nintendo full-year net profit drops 61%
Market Watch / Posted 30 days ago
the popularity of those released in the previous fiscal year, when it had a bunch of million-hit titles, including Pokemon, Super Smash Bros. and Yo-Kai Watch. Analysts also said the 3DS, which was launched five years ago, is approaching the end of... Read more
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Market Watch
Nintendo to release second smartphone gamethe popularity of those released in the previous fiscal year, when it had a bun
Nintendo to release second smartphone game
Market Watch / Posted 30 days ago
the popularity of those released in the previous fiscal year, when it had a bunch of million-hit titles, including Pokemon, Super Smash Bros. and Yo-Kai Watch. Analysts also said the 3DS, which was launched five years ago, is approaching the end of... Read more
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examiner.com
Results from Texas Showdown 2016Gear Xrd Revelator, Smash Bros for WiiU, Mortal Kombat XL, Street Fighter III 3
Results from Texas Showdown 2016
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
Gear Xrd Revelator, Smash Bros for WiiU, Mortal Kombat XL, Street Fighter III 3rd Strike, Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo, Super Smash Bros Melee, Pokken, BlazBlue Chrono Phantasma Extend, Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, King of Fighter 13, and Killer... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Nintendo's 'Star Fox Zero' is one of a kind, but is it playable?Guard,” for instance, is a blast to play. Like some of the best Wii U games, be
Nintendo's 'Star Fox Zero' is one of a kind, but is it playable?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
Guard,” for instance, is a blast to play. Like some of the best Wii U games, be it “Nintendo Land” or “Mario Kart 8” or “Super Smash Bros. Wii U,” “Star Fox Guard” encourages co-op play in the same room. Forget online gaming, “Star Fox Guard,”... Read more
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ESPN
PewPewU:other at first. "We didn't mingle too much with one another until we found out
PewPewU:
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
other at first. "We didn't mingle too much with one another until we found out through mutual friends that we both played Super Smash Bros Melee," Cordoni stated. "After that, we spent a lot of time together."Editor's Picks The school week would... Read more
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ESPN
Mango:Overwatch, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, The Culling, or even Team Fortress
Mango:
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
Overwatch, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, The Culling, or even Team Fortress 2 before they get a glimpse of him playing Super Smash Bros. Melee. His practice schedule isn't as comprehensive, regimented, or regular as the other top... Read more

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