Herzog Zwei Is The Best Real-Time Strategy Game You Never Played  Kotaku Australia

I was always a fan of the Risk board game as a kid, and Herzog Zwei was kind of like Risk if you infused real time action, mechas, and intense futuristic tank ...

Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:00 pm
Little by Little, the Warcraft 3 Renaissance Continues.  invenglobal

Warcraft 3: The ambitious Reforged project will launch Warcraft 3 and it's staunch esports community into the limelight. A seasoned group of competitors, ...

Posted: February 18, 2019, 7:54 pm
Brandon Casteel's Blog - Categories of Action in Strategy Gaming  Gamasutra

In this article, I'm going to seek to elucidate a theory of how players' actions operate in the context of strategy games - mostly, in a competitive s.

Posted: February 18, 2019, 7:03 pm
18 February 2019 Will 2019 be the year female players make their mark in eSports?

It could be a momentous year for women within the world of eSports.

Posted: February 18, 2019, 5:54 pm
Van Trailers Market: Segmented by Capacity, Production, Revenue, Growth and Forecasts to 2023  Fashion Herald

Van Trailers Market Research Report contains all Analytical and statistical transient regarding Market summary, Growth, Demand and Forecast analysis with ...

Posted: February 18, 2019, 12:57 pm
Global and United States School Bus Market Analysis 2019 – Collins Industries, Starcraft Bus, Trans Tech, IC Bus  Northwest Trail

The Global School Bus Market report offers majority of the latest and newest industry data that covers the overall market situation along with future prospects for ...

Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:59 am
Exclusive 'Starcraft: Soldiers' #2 Preview Shows Off a Gruesome Fight for Survival

StarCraft is one of those franchises that's like a fine wine - the longer the time passes, the sweeter the experience. Because this immersive universe is so ...

Posted: February 15, 2019, 10:13 pm
Weekend PC Download Deals for Feb. 15: Free ArmA 3 Steam weekend  Shacknews

Dive straight into the tactical world of military shooting with ArmA 3, the gold standard in realistic military combat. Or just go straight for the go-karts. Either way ...

Posted: February 15, 2019, 9:30 pm
Overwatch: Fusion Boombox donates to small Starcraft tournament he was raised on  invenglobal

Overwatch: When you think of your favorite esports star, you usually don't think of them competing in a small town tournament for a couple hundred dollars, if that ...

Posted: February 14, 2019, 7:26 pm
Amid layoffs, Blizzard won't release a “major” new game in 2019  Ars Technica

Blizzard fans are going to have to wait a little bit longer for any major new titles from the company. In a conference call accompanying yesterday's quarterly ...

Posted: February 13, 2019, 4:40 pm
DeepMind AI Plays StarCraft II Against a Human [Video]  TechAcute

We remember the Chess game “Deep Blue versus Garry Kasparov” that happened in 1997 but can AI also step up its “game” and succeed in a modern ...

Posted: February 11, 2019, 8:00 am
Fairness in AI, StarCraft Edition  ZDNet

Some grumbling has been heard about how AlphaStar, Google DeepMind's new neural net for playing at StarCraft, is neither fair nor intelligent. That's probably ...

Posted: January 31, 2019, 8:00 am
An AI crushed two human pros at StarCraft—but it wasn't a fair fight  Ars Technica

Superhuman speed and precision helped a StarCraft AI defeat two top players.

Posted: January 30, 2019, 8:00 am
Twitch Streamers itmeJP, Day[9] Signed by CAA (EXCLUSIVE)  Variety

"StarCraft 2" commentators Kelly Kline and Zhang Jingna, known respectively as itmeJP and Day[9], have been signed by CAA.

Posted: January 29, 2019, 8:00 am
AI defeated humans at StarCraft II. Here’s why it matters.  TechTalks

AlphaStar, an AI developed by DeepMind, bested human players in the RTS game StarCraft II, a milestone achievement for the artificial intelligence industry.

Posted: January 28, 2019, 8:00 am
Artificial Intelligence Can Game : DeepMind Bots Play StarCraft 2  TechMalak

The gaming industry is on the brink of revolution with DeepMind and Blizzard collaborating on merging artificial intelligence with games.

Posted: January 23, 2019, 8:00 am
Blizzard will show off Google's Deepmind AI in StarCraft 2 later this week  PC Gamer

Blizzard and Google will share new developments on the Deepmind AI in StarCraft 2 on January 24.

Posted: January 22, 2019, 8:00 am
StarCraft: Soldiers #1: Andrew Robinson and Jody Houser spin into space in this exclusive preview  SYFY WIRE

Hot on the heels of last year's StarCraft: Scavengers, Dark Horse Comics will collaborate with Blizzard once more to expand upon and explore the entire ...

Posted: January 22, 2019, 8:00 am
StarCraft Maps - Which are the most popular maps?

StarCraft maps, as you would assume given the tenure of the game, are plentiful in both quantity and quality. We break down just a few of the best here. HF!

Posted: January 21, 2019, 8:00 am
Best StarCraft 2 mods: huge RTS campaigns you can play for free  Rock Paper Shotgun

Every other Monday, Dominic gives you a reason to dust off one of your old games and dive into its mods with Modder Superior. StarCraft 2 remains an RTS ...

Posted: January 21, 2019, 8:00 am

The real-time strategy video game developed by Blizzard, StarCraft, is getting its universe expanded by the launch of a new comic book, StarCraft Soldiers.

Posted: January 19, 2019, 8:00 am
Starcraft II WCS Winter Players Banned for Rigging Matches

The Starcraft II World Championship Series (WCS) is a very important event for Starcraft eSports. However, it seems like some players have decided to cheat ...

Posted: January 19, 2019, 8:00 am
Dark Horse Is Expanding The StarCraft Comics Universe With StarCraft Soldiers And Here's The First Look  GameSpot

The expanded universe of Blizzard's classic sci-fi strategy franchise StarCraft is about to get a bit bigger next week with the release of StarCraft: Soldiers #1, the ...

Posted: January 17, 2019, 8:00 am
'Overwatch' and 'Starcraft' Collide With This Incredible Reinhardt Concept Art

Blizzard is no stranger when it comes to blending their franchises and since we've gotten official Starcraft skins in Overwatch before, one fan got it into their ...

Posted: January 12, 2019, 8:00 am
This fan-made Overwatch skin takes Reinhardt into the StarCraft universe

Reinhardt is one of Overwatch's most popular tank heroes - and one fan has created an amazing 3D skin concept of the Crusader as a 'Protoss' from another ...

Posted: January 11, 2019, 8:00 am
In 2019, The State Of Activision-Blizzard Is Not Strong  Forbes

Activision-Blizzard is starting off the new year on the back foot, with two high profile departures of executives. But its problems run deeper across Overwatch, Call ...

Posted: January 4, 2019, 8:00 am
SEA Games 2019: Dota 2, Starcraft II, Tekken 7, Arena of Valor, and Mobile Legends confirmed as esports to be played in the games  FOX Sports Asia

Dota 2, Starcraft II, Tekken 7, Arena of Valor, and Mobile Legends: Bang Bang have been officially shortlisted as the esports titles to become medal events in the ...

Posted: December 21, 2018, 8:00 am
StarCraft 2 War Chest Katowice 2019 is available now  Shacknews

The wait for the StarCraft 2 War Chest Katowice 2019 is over, and fans can scoop up the new items and skins right now.

Posted: December 20, 2018, 8:00 am
Starcraft champion gets hilariously busted on stream by suspicious item in his room

Former Starcraft Champion Won "PartinG" Lee Sak broke into laughter after he was seemingly caught out during a livestream, as somebody noticed a very ...

Posted: December 19, 2018, 8:00 am
Exclusive Preview: Things Get Hot In 'Starcraft: Soldiers' #3

Blizzard Entertainment is joining forces once more with the publisher powerhouse to introduce StarCraft: Soldiers following the previous adventure seen in ...

Posted: December 17, 2018, 8:00 am
Starcraft without context  The Daily Star

I never understood the strategies involved in RTS games, and the few times I played, I realised spamming one type of soldier at the enemy just doesn't work.

Posted: December 6, 2018, 8:00 am
Starcraft Promotes Mortrud to National Sales Manager  Inside INdiana Business

Topeka-based Starcraft Inc. has promoted Aaron Mortrud to national sales manager. He has more than 12 years of RV sales experience and has been with the ...

Posted: December 6, 2018, 8:00 am
20 Years of StarCraft: An IGN Retrospective  IGN

By Kosta Andreadis In the mid-to-late 1990s, the real-time strategy (RTS) genre was not only popular but ubiquitous. RTS games of various styles and settings ...

Posted: December 2, 2018, 8:00 am
​Samsung SDS AI wins StarCraft competition  ZDNet

Samsung SDS's artificial intelligence team has won a tournament of the popular strategy game StarCraft.

Posted: November 19, 2018, 8:00 am
Samsung wins this year's StarCraft AI tournament | Articles | Big Data  Innovation Enterprise

Samsung SDS' SAIDA team (Samsung SDS AI & Data Analytics) became the first Korean team to win the annual StarCraft AI competition hosted by the AIIDE ...

Posted: November 19, 2018, 8:00 am
This is What a STARCRAFT Anime Could Look Like  GeekTyrant

AnimatorYu has shown us what a StarCraft II anime could look like and it is fantastic.

Posted: November 17, 2018, 8:00 am
An old-fashioned AI has won a Starcraft shootout  MIT Technology Review

The latest results in a long-running contest of video-game-playing AIs reveal how hard it is for machines to master swarming insectoid Zergs or blitzing Protoss.

Posted: November 16, 2018, 8:00 am
BlizzCon 2018: Things to look forward to in Starcraft II  GameCrate

A lot of the attention surrounding this year's BlizzCon was naturally focused on major announcements such as.

Posted: November 6, 2018, 8:00 am
Interview: Serral discusses his historic StarCraft II victory  GameCrate

History was made at BlizzCon in the StarCraft e-sports universe. Every year a champion is crowned, but this year was special.

Posted: November 5, 2018, 8:00 am
BlizzCon 2018 - StarCraft II - sOs - 'Being an underdog is not too bad'  ESPN

Less than a minute into his first group-stage game at BlizzCon 2018's Opening Weekend, Kim "sOs" Yoo Jin was up to his old tricks. The legendary Korean ...

Posted: November 3, 2018, 7:00 am
Serral wins StarCraft II World Championship Series Global Finals at BlizzCon  ESPN

The European player is the first non-South Korean player to win the StarCraft II World Championship Series Global Finals.

Posted: November 3, 2018, 7:00 am
'StarCraft II' Introduces New Co-op Commander Zeratul, Warchest - Screens & Trailer

StarCraft II features the return of the Protoss, Terran, and Zerg races. It's overhauled and re-imagined with Blizzard's approach to game balance, and it's ...

Posted: November 2, 2018, 7:00 am
BlizzCon 2018 - Serral searching to cement his StarCraft legacy  ESPN

Arguably the favorite in this weekend's World Championship Series Global Finals at BlizzCon, Joona "Serral" Sotalaral has a chance to cement his legacy as the ...

Posted: November 1, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft 2 WCS Finals: Prize Pool, Schedule, Twitch Drops, and How To Watch  Shacknews

Your definitive guide for watching the final days of the StarCraft II competitive season. The 2018 WCS Finals begin Friday and conclude at BlizzCon.

Posted: November 1, 2018, 7:00 am
How Blizzard's StarCraft Became South Korea's National Pastime  The Esports Observer

Though the StarCraft series is popular all around the world, its home is arguably South Korea, where it enjoyed status not unlike that of a national pastime. In fact ...

Posted: October 30, 2018, 7:00 am
‘StarCraft’ Getting Its Own Line of Beers At BlizzCon 2018

When fans head to BlizzCon later this week in Anaheim, they'll not only be able to see and feel their favorite games. They'll be able to...drink them?Well, not ...

Posted: October 29, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void: Stats and Zest and Their Road to BlizzCon, the Dream Stage  invenglobal

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void: The WCS Global Finals at BlizzCon is a dream stage for all StarCraft 2 players. Daeyeop “Stats” Kim and Seonguk “Zest” Ju are ...

Posted: October 21, 2018, 7:00 am
Top StarCraft 2 cheats and easter eggs  PC Gamer

Activate god mode and make all your units free with these StarCraft 2 cheats.

Posted: October 18, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft II’s best bots crushed by Tencent’s AI algorithms  Abacus

Tencent's AI is now beating the most difficult bots in StarCraft II. OK, so a computer beat a computer at a game. Why does that matter? It matters because ...

Posted: September 26, 2018, 7:00 am
Dark Horse Announces New StarCraft Comic :: Comics :: News :: StarCraft :: Paste  Paste Magazine

Blizzard Entertainment and Dark Horse Comics are reuniting for Starcraft: Soldiers, a new comic based in the StarCraft universe, per

Posted: September 25, 2018, 7:00 am
New 'StarCraft' Comic Revealed, First Look at 'Soldiers'

StarCraft continues to be an incredibly beloved franchise from the team over at Blizzard. With an immersive universe filled with lore and engaging characters, ...

Posted: September 25, 2018, 7:00 am
Tencent's AI programs defeat Starcraft's own AI  MIT Technology Review

AI researchers at the Chinese tech giant Tencent have posted details of two programs capable of beating the “cheating” AI found in the popular video game ...

Posted: September 24, 2018, 7:00 am
Tencent created AI agents that can beat StarCraft 2’s Cheater AI  The Next Web

Researchers from Chinese tech giant Tencent recently developed a pair of AI agents capable of defeating StarCraft II's (SC2) “AI” on the highest difficulty levels ...

Posted: September 20, 2018, 7:00 am
Australia shut out of StarCraft 2 WCS Global Finals  Dot Esports

The StarCraft 2 World Championship Series Global Finals will begin next month at BlizzCon, but don't expect to see any Australian players take the stage.

Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:00 am
'StarCraft II' Is Getting a TotalBiscuit Commemorative Bundle

Blizzard announced on Sunday that StarCraft II players are getting a commemorative bundle in honor of gaming personality and StarCraft II supporter John ...

Posted: September 10, 2018, 7:00 am
Overwatch For Nintendo Switch Is Feasible, But StarCraft 2 Isn't  GameSpot

The confirmation that Diablo 3 is coming to Switch marks the first time in 15 years that a Blizzard title has appeared on a Nintendo platform. Now that the ...

Posted: August 20, 2018, 7:00 am
Blizzard gamescom 2018 announcements: Overwatch, StarCraft II and more  Bam! Smack! Pow!

Blizzard has outlined its big announcements for gamescom 2018, which includes new *content* for Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm and StarCraft II.

Posted: August 20, 2018, 7:00 am
Don't Expect StarCraft for Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch has been on fire lately! From new titles coming to the hybrid platform like DOOM Eternal, to amazing ports such as Warframe, Wolfenstein II, ...

Posted: August 16, 2018, 7:00 am
How Blizzard Helped Pioneer Esports Without Realizing It  Newsweek

The roots of modern esports tournaments stretch back decades. And Blizzard was there.

Posted: August 15, 2018, 7:00 am
Inside the Battle to Take “StarCraft II” Back From Its Korean Overlords  Variety

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Posted: August 3, 2018, 7:00 am
Relive Dota 2 and StarCraft II show matches from Red Bull AdrenaLAN  Red Bull

Dota 2 and StarCraft II show matches between major players of epic proportions took the shine during the second day of Red Bull AdrenaLAN presented by Bell.

Posted: July 27, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft's Legacy Is More Than Just Multiplayer  IGN

Two decades later, this series still has one of the best single-player campaigns the real-time strategy genre has to offer.

Posted: July 23, 2018, 7:00 am
Enhanced brain connectivity observed in frequent StarCraft II players  PsyPost

New research has found that frequent players of the real-time strategy video game StarCraft II have greater connectivity between regions of the brain ...

Posted: July 20, 2018, 7:00 am
Has is One of the Biggest Overachievers of Starcraft 2  VPEsports

WCS Valencia 2018 has ended with Joona 'Serral' Sotala winning his third consecutive WCS trophy. He stands heads and shoulders above the rest of his ...

Posted: July 14, 2018, 7:00 am
‘StarCraft II’: How Blizzard Brought the King of Esports Back From the Dead  Variety

Earlier this spring, a significant chunk of the whos-who of professional gaming gathered in Katowice, Poland for the first annual Global Esports Forum. Timed to ...

Posted: July 13, 2018, 7:00 am
Demi StarCraft II esports athlete at Winter Olympics  Red Bull

Varun 'Demi' Immanuel talks about his experience playing StarCraft II at the Intel Extreme Masters in PyeongChang as part of a demonstration sport for the 2018 ...

Posted: July 1, 2018, 7:00 am
The intimidating story of StarCraft’s 14-month crunch  PCGamesN

David L Craddock has almost completed the second part of his trilogy documentaing the formation of Blizzard Entertainment and the studio's biggest games.

Posted: June 29, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft Remastered League Announced by Blizzard  Den of Geek US

Blizzard has announced the formation of a Korean competitive gaming league dedicated to the remastered version of StarCraft. The Korea StarCraft League is ...

Posted: June 20, 2018, 7:00 am
Blizzard Launching Its First StarCraft Remastered League  IGN

By Vic Hood In celebration of the 20th anniversary of StarCraft, Blizzard is launching its own StarCraft Remastered League in Korea later this month. The Korea ...

Posted: June 19, 2018, 7:00 am
Remembering StarCraft's – the service that sparked an online gaming revolution  TechRadar

In which we reminisce with Blizzard's Rob Bridenbecker all about the original StarCraft's

Posted: June 15, 2018, 7:00 am
The making of StarCraft  PC Gamer

Every couple of weeks, we feature PC-focused articles from across Retro Gamer's long history. This making of StarCraft was originally published in RG170, ...

Posted: May 12, 2018, 7:00 am
Aussies celebrate StarCraft's return as original esport grows  The Sydney Morning Herald

Twenty years after the release of the original game, the Aussie StarCraft community finally experienced its long-awaited watershed moment at IEM Sydney.

Posted: May 11, 2018, 7:00 am
Cal 'StarCraft 2' makes comeback in Tespa Collegiate Series finals  Daily Californian

The Cal “Starcraft 2” team won a nail-biting series against the University of Waterloo in the finals of the Tespa Collegiate Series 2018.

Posted: May 3, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft 2 Season 2 Introduces New Maps With New Update  Shacknews

StarCraft 2 is still chugging along with new updates and seasons as the year wears on, and you can still jump in at any time with a plethora of new ways to play.

Posted: May 2, 2018, 7:00 am
Blizzard now selling community-made maps for StarCraft II

Revenue spilt "favours *content* creators" says StarCraft II production director.

Posted: April 27, 2018, 7:00 am
Blizzard starts selling StarCraft 2 mods made by the community  Polygon

An update for StarCraft 2, Blizzard's real-time strategy game, released this week gives players the option to download “premium,” community-made maps.

Posted: April 26, 2018, 7:00 am
'Starcraft II' finally gets a store for player-made maps  Engadget

Newer Blizzard titles like Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm are free to play, but they do offer as many paid extras as you can shake a stick at. That's norma...

Posted: April 24, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft Player Holds Out Against Overwhelming Zerg Swarm  Kotaku

In today's NationWars V matches, Netherlands' Kevin “Harstem” de Koning had his back against the wall with a massive Zerg swarm coming his way. At a unit ...

Posted: April 22, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft Is Still The Most Relevant RTS Game 20 Years Later  GameSpot

Why has StarCraft remained the most important real-time strategy game even after two decades? Storytelling, balance, and timeless gameplay, that's why.

Posted: April 8, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft As We Know It Exists Because Of A Terrible Game's Demo  Kotaku

StarCraft's visual style was once very different, and if not for a spectacular demo for a horrible game called Dominion: Storm Over Gift 3, we might still remember ...

Posted: April 2, 2018, 7:00 am
Happy 'StarCraft' Day: Free Stuff, Interviews And Goodies  Forbes

In-game treasures from nearly every Blizzard game, plus an offer to help you get the anniversary Feat of Strength in 'World of Warcraft.'

Posted: March 31, 2018, 7:00 am
Good Game Well Played: The Story of the Staying Power of ‘StarCraft’  The Ringer

Twenty years after Blizzard's baby redefined a genre and spawned the esports movement, it remains a timeless proof of concept for what online competition can ...

Posted: March 30, 2018, 7:00 am
Years past his StarCraft prime, Garimto has no regrets  ESPN

Kim "Garimto" Dong-soo, one of the earliest champions in StarCraft, might have just missed the esports financial windfall in South Korea, but he looks back on ...

Posted: March 30, 2018, 7:00 am
Blizzard celebrates StarCraft's 20th anniversary with in-game giveaways  Polygon

The original StarCraft turns 20 years old on March 31, and Blizzard Entertainment is celebrating that anniversary with a series of streams and in-game ...

Posted: March 30, 2018, 7:00 am
Celebrating 20 Years of Starcraft: An Interview with Starcraft's Creators  IGN

By Christian Holt To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Starcraft, IGN talked with Chris Metzen, Starcraft's Lead Designer and Sam “Samwise” Didier, Starcraft's ...

Posted: March 29, 2018, 7:00 am
StarCraft: Remastered Pro Arrested For Match-Fixing  Kotaku

The StarCraft scene just got rocked by a match-fixing scandal that feels like a blast from the past, given that it involves a tournament for StarCraft: Remastered, ...

Posted: March 15, 2018, 7:00 am
If StarCraft Is Dead, No One Told Scarlett  Kotaku

StarCraft is reportedly dead, though for a corpse the exact time and cause of death are proving difficult to pin down. It's possible that the StarCraft: Brood War ...

Posted: March 8, 2018, 8:00 am
How To Get Decent At StarCraft II  Kotaku

You may wonder, every once in a while: How do I get great at StarCraft II? I cannot answer that question. But I can at least tell you how to be decent at it.

Posted: February 26, 2018, 8:00 am
Scarlett Is Currently Dominating StarCraft, One Match At A Time  Kotaku

Earlier this week, Sasha “Scarlett” Hostyn made StarCraft history at IEM Pyeongchang 2018, defeating two-time world champion sOs. Last night, she chalked up ...

Posted: February 10, 2018, 8:00 am
Scarlett becomes first woman to win major StarCraft II tournament  ESPN

Team Expert's Sasha "Scarlett" Hostyn became the first woman to win a major StarCraft II tournament after beating Jin Air Green Wings' Kim "sOs" Yoo at the ...

Posted: February 7, 2018, 8:00 am
If There Was A StarCraft II Anime  Kotaku

There isn't a StarCraft anime, but if there were, perhaps it would look like this?

Posted: January 23, 2018, 8:00 am
Blizzard's New 'StarCraft 2' Ad Campaign Is One Giant EA Subtweet  Forbes Now

There's an assumption that many major game publishers hate each other as bitter enemies, but that's not really true. Most are *content* exist as friendly rivals, and ...

Posted: November 15, 2017, 8:00 am
How to play Starcraft II for free  CNET

Blizzard's real-time strategy classic is now free to play. Here's how to get started.

Posted: November 14, 2017, 8:00 am
StarCraft II is going free-to-play on November 14th  The Verge

StarCraft II is going free-to-play starting on November 14th, Blizzard announced during its annual BlizzCon conference. The new free version of the game will ...

Posted: November 3, 2017, 7:00 am
Humans Are Still Better Than AI at StarCraft—for Now  MIT Technology Review

A StarCraft gamer won 4-0 in the world's first contest between AI systems and professional human players.

Posted: November 1, 2017, 7:00 am
Facebook Quietly Enters StarCraft War for AI Bots, and Loses  WIRED

Facebook entered a StarCraft competition for software bots, revealing its ambition to compete with Google in artificial intelligence.

Posted: October 9, 2017, 7:00 am
What We Like And Love About StarCraft: Remastered  Kotaku

StarCraft came out 20 years ago and became one of the most popular and prominent esports ever made. Maddy Myers and Eric Van Allen of Compete were ...

Posted: August 18, 2017, 7:00 am
PC classic StarCraft is now free  The Verge

Now's your chance to play a piece of PC gaming history — Blizzard has released seminal strategy game StarCraft, for free, for both Windows and Mac. The full ...

Posted: April 19, 2017, 7:00 am

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