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Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl

Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl

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Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl

Electromagnetic Wave Woman and Adolescent Man

Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl (Denpa Onna to Seishun Otoko / 電波女と青春男) is a comedy anime. This review also covers the 13th episode bundled with the Blu-ray release.

Before I get into the series itself, I want to mention the title. The official English title is Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl. But, the Japanese title actually translates to Electromagnetic Wave Woman and Adolescent Man. Clearly, the English title is the superior one.

Hitoma Iruma, who also wrote Adachi and Shimamura, wrote the original story of this series. But, Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl and Adachi and Shimamura are very different.

So, what’s this series about? A high school student moves in with his single aunt when his parents go overseas to work. He then finds out his aunt has a daughter (his cousin) nobody in the family knew about. She’s a strange girl who believes aliens abducted her. And she spends all her time searching for signs of alien life.

Erio Towa wrapped up in a futon from the anime series Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl
Erio Towa wrapped up in a futon

At the start of the anime, I thought it was going to turn into a romance series about these cousins. But, it never actually gets to that point. And that’s because this isn’t a romance anime, despite how it may seem at times.

What the series is really about is not being afraid to believe. That could be believing you can win a low-stakes sports match. Or it could be believing in aliens. If you believe in something enough, it will come true — at least, that’s what the story is trying to say.

Something else I want to point out is that Shaft animated this series. Shaft is my favorite animation studio, and this anime came out during peak Shaft years. It aired only a few months after Madoka Magica back in 2011.

Main Characters

Makoto Niwa is the protagonist of the series. And as a male protagonist in a series with a lot of cute female characters, he’s not that interesting. The most important thing to know about him is that he’s obsessed with the idea of adolescence.

Erio Towa is Makoto’s mysterious cousin. A year ago, Erio disappeared for 6 months before turning up in the ocean. Ever since her return, she’s claimed that aliens abducted her. This led to everyone around her thinking she was crazy. She eventually stopped going to school and started wrapping herself in a futon.

Meme Towa is Makoto’s aunt and Erio’s mother. The best way to describe her is that she’s 40 going on 20. Despite being the adult of the household, she’s the one who acts the most like a child. And she’s also the best girl of the series.

Ryuko "Ryushi" Mifune wearing her helmet from the anime series Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl
Ryuko “Ryushi” Mifune wearing her helmet

Ryuko “Ryushi” Mifune is the first friend Makoto makes at his new school. She’s a very outgoing girl who plays basketball and has a crush on Makoto. If you were going to point to one girl as the primary love interest for Makoto, it would be Ryuko.

Maekawa is another female friend of Makoto’s from school. A running gag is that she’s so tall she frequently gets light-headed. But, at only 5’9″, she’s not that tall. Her defining characteristic is that she likes to walk around town in cosplay. But, her idea of cosplay usually involves a strange mascot outfit.

The final character of note is Yashiro Hoshimiya. Yashiro shows up later in the series. She’s a young girl with white hair who wears a space suit and claims to be an alien/esper. Her stated goal is to find her brethren and she believes Erio is one of them.

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Shared Universe

Have you seen both Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl and Adachi and Shimamura? If so, you may have noticed there are characters in both series who are very similar. The former has Yashiro Hoshimiya. And the latter has Yashiro Chikama. Both are young girls who wear the same space suit.

What’s unclear is if both these Yashiro are the same character. At first, you may think they’re different because their surnames are different. But, their surnames are actually just made up. For example, Hoshimiya refers to the meteor striking the shrine in Episode 13.

What this means is that it could be the same Yashiro present in both series using a different surname. But, these Yashiro could also be different characters who are looking for each other. As I already mentioned, Yashiro Hoshimiya claims she’s looking for her brethren. That could be Yashiro Chikama.

Meme Towa smiling from the anime series Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl
Meme Towa smiling

Now, let’s focus on the final episode of Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl. It’s a bit odd because the 13th episode came bundled with the Blu-ray and DVD releases. But, the series isn’t finished without it. Episode 12 leaves off without resolving anything or finishing the story.

The most important part of Episode 13 is that we find out Yashiro was telling the truth. She predicted the meteor strike that happened in this episode when she first met Makoto. Back then, she said he’d die when the midnight sun appeared. And if she’s telling the truth, it means Erio could have been, as well.

But, if the final episode is so important, why was it left off the end of the series? Did Shaft run out of time? It’s possible. But, I also noticed this was the only episode in which Erio’s dress is sheer. Fan service is a powerful marketing tool.

Conclusion

Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl is an 8/10. If you’re a fan of Shaft’s other work, you’ll probably be a fan of this one, too. Also, both the OP and ED for this series are good, which is always a bonus.

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Overlord IV

Overlord IV

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Overlord IV

New Season, New Characters

I’d argue that Overlord IV is the best Overlord has ever been. In general, I think the series gets better with each season. And the fourth season is no exception. The characters, world, and plot all develop further and become more interesting.

Also, for the first time, this season actually looked better than the season preceding it. It had been the norm for each new season of Overlord to look worse than the last. Do you remember how terrible the CGI used in Overlord III was? Well, Overlord IV doesn’t look that bad even though it still uses subpar CGI at times.

To me, one of the biggest improvements of Overlord IV is the cast. Overlord has a lot of characters. And this season introduced even more. We met some dwarves, dragons, and most importantly, adventurers. Right now, I want to talk about the adventurers.

Ainz and Albedo from the anime series Overlord IV
Ainz and Albedo

Before this season, we knew of 2 adventurer parties. These are Darkness and Blue Rose. Darkness is Ainz’s Adamantite-ranked adventurer group. The members are Momon, Nabe, and Hamsuke. Blue Rose is the all-female Adamantite group of Lakyus, Gagaran, Tina, Tia, and Evileye.

In Season 4 alone, we learned of 4 additional adventurer groups. They are Silver Thread Bird, Four Armaments, Red Drop, and Black Scripture. Technically, we don’t know if Black Scripture counts as an adventurer group. But, they’re from the Slane Theocracy and seem to be the strongest characters we’ve met other than Ainz.

Silver Thread Bird and Red Drop are both Adamantite groups, like Darkness and Blue Rose. Red Drop and Blue Rose are actually “sister” groups. The leader of Red Drop, Azuth, is the uncle of the leader of Blue Rose, Lakyus. Four Armaments is a Mithril group, 2 ranks below Adamantite.

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Of Dwarves & Dragons

The middle third of this season is all about Dwarves and Dragons (and Quagoa). Basically, Ainz wants to forge an alliance with the Dwarves. He believes that their rune technology has the potential to revolutionize warfare. If they can advance it enough, it’ll be far cheaper and more effective than enchanting.

But, the Dwarves have some issues they need Ainz’s help with before they can consider an alliance. Their capital city was overrun by two other races: Dragons and Quagoa. The Quagoa are werewolf-like creatures that aren’t very interesting. The Dragons, however, are Dragons.

From what I remember, we saw a single Dragon in one of the earlier seasons. I don’t remember anything else about it, though. This time, we have a whole Dragon community ruled over by a king. And I thought this Dragon king could have been a match for Ainz. I was mistaken.

Aura meeting Hejinmal from the anime series Overlord IV
Aura meeting Hejinmal

The dragons are probably the most disappointing part of the entire season. I love seeing Ainz and his followers obliterate anyone who stands in their way with ease. But, at the same time, I do want to see them have to actually fight every once in a while. The Dragons could have been an opportunity for that.

On the other hand, we have the Dwarves. Individually, the Dwarves aren’t all that interesting. But, I’m excited to see how Ainz’s alliance with them will impact the series down the line. The idea that runes could be the next warfare “meta” is intriguing.

This is a technology that was cast aside by most. Enchanting is better than runecrafting in pretty much every way. But, Ainz has reason to believe that the current limits on runecrafting can be overcome. Sure, it’ll make his army even more overpowered. But, it’s neat to see him innovating.

Re-Estize Is Dead; Long Live Ainz Ooal Gown

Something I wasn’t expecting to happen so soon was the downfall of the Re-Estize Kingdom. Ainz completely destroyed it. And the season ends with a shot of him sitting on a thrown of rubble. It was a great shot.

On the one hand, I like that the Re-Estize Kingdom is no more because it shows the world isn’t static. The lines on the map can change. Just because a country, a ruler, or a people are around right now doesn’t mean they will be in the future.

Ainz’s attack on the Re-Estize Kingdom also made the other countries in the region take notice. After all, he destroyed it to make an example out of it. This is what happens when you betray the Sorcerer Kingdom. But, at the same time, it now means the other countries recognize the threat of the Sorcerer Kingdom.

A female adventurer fighting a Death Knight from the anime series Overlord IV
A female adventurer fighting a Death Knight

The one thing I don’t like about the fall of the Re-Estize Kingdom is that it coincided with the death of Prince Zanac. Prince Zanac was a good character. He had a lot going on and I wanted to see how he navigated “ruling” under Ainz.

In fact, Ainz was also interested in him. When Zanac’s men mutinied and killed him, Ainz lost interest in the Re-Estize Kingdom. He did say he was going to attack anyway. But, it seems that Zanac’s death sealed the fate of the rest of the kingdom.

I’m still holding out hope that Ainz resurrects Prince Zanac. However, that could set a dangerous precedent. We know resurrection exists in the world Ainz is in. But, I kind of like that when a character dies, they stay dead. I wouldn’t want resurrection to become a normal thing in the series.

Conclusion

Overlord IV is a 7/10 from me. It’s a good season of a good anime. And I’m looking forward to what comes next. Also, while I wasn’t a huge fan of the OP for this season, I did like the ED quite a bit.

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Call of the Night

Call of the Night

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Call of the Night

Series Overview

Call of the Night (Yofukashi no Uta / よふかしのうた) is a romance anime about an older woman seducing a child. I know, what you’re thinking, “that sounds amazing.” And you’d be right. Call of the Night was one of the best anime of the summer 2022 season.

Technically, that initial description of the series is correct. Don’t jump to canceling it too fast, though. The older woman is an immortal vampire. And the child is a 14-year-old boy who wants to become a vampire himself. But, the only way is for him to fall in love with an existing vampire.

The series follows Kou Yamori as he hangs out with the vampire Nazuna Nanakusa. After she showed him how much fun nightlife can be, Kou decided he wants the same freedom Nazuna has. And so, he determined to become a vampire.

Nazuna about to bite Kou's neck from the anime series Call of the Night
Nazuna about to bite Kou’s neck

While Call of the Night is a romance anime, there’s not that much romance in it. Kou doesn’t understand romance and attraction. And Nazuna can’t handle romance either, but for a different reason. So, when I say the series follows them hanging out, I mean it. They just hang out together.

There was something refreshing about this dynamic. It’s different than your typical male-female dynamic in most romance anime. They don’t do romantic things despite it being a romance anime. And that almost makes it more romantic in a way. What could be more romantic than genuinely enjoying your time spent with someone?

Also, something else that made this anime good is that both the OP and ED are great. The members of the DoubleSama Discord server voted the Call of the Night OP as the best OP of the season. And, I actually think the ED is even better.

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Main Characters

Kou Yamori is the protagonist of the series. He’s a 14-year-old middle school student who doesn’t go to class. Instead, he sleeps during the day and goes out with Nazuna at night. Part of the reason why he wants to become a vampire is so he can learn what falling in love is like.

Nazuna Nanakusa is the real star of the show. Nobody cares about Kou — he just exists. Nazuna is a fun character because she likes to have fun. And the fact that she’s an adult helps. She has the freedom to do whatever she wants. And she’s not worried about what other people think.

Akira Asai is Kou’s friend from before he stopped going to school. She doesn’t exactly approve of Kou hanging out with Nazuna all night. And she wants him to come back to school because it’s less fun without him.

Nazuna flipping the bird from the anime series Call of the Night
Nazuna flipping the bird

Seri Kikyou is another vampire around town. She dresses and acts like a gyaru, which makes her one of the best supporting characters. She wears a high school uniform to attract men whose blood she then sucks. I’d argue she’s the best of the vampires other than Nazuna.

Niko Hirata is the defacto leader of the vampires in the city. She loves to gossip about romance. And because of that, she and Nazuna don’t get along. The fact that Kou knows about vampires and Nazuna isn’t trying to turn him is a point of contention between them.

Anko Uguisu is the last character I want to mention. She’s a private detective and vampire hunter. Her mission is to eradicate all vampires. And she wants Kou to see the error in wanting to become a vampire himself. Why does he need to be a vampire to enjoy the night?

Top 3 of the Season

There were only 2 anime I’d say could be better than Call of the Night during the summer 2022 season. Those are Made in Abyss and Lycoris Recoil. Call of the Night was right up there with them. So, if you haven’t watched it yet, I recommend it.

The best part about Call of the Night is that there’s not a single bad episode. Made in Abyss, for example, got a bit slow toward the middle of the season. But, Call of the Night doesn’t have this issue since there’s not much of a plot.

It doesn’t need to spend an episode diving into history or lore. And there’s no boring, but necessary build-up. Every episode features good content. And for that reason, I always looked forward to watching the new episode each week. That’s not as common as you’d expect.

Nazuna wearing a maid uniform from the anime series Call of the Night
Nazuna wearing a maid uniform

I think my favorite episode of the series was the one when Nazuna starts working at a maid cafe. Obviously, part of the reason this episode is so good is that we get to see Nazuna wearing a maid uniform. But, it was also fun to see Kou and Nazuna play detectives in the episode, too.

Hopefully, we’ll get a second season of Call of the Night. However, I’m not actually expecting it. It’s not the kind of series that particularly needs another season. And with all the bad anime that get sequel seasons, there’s not much room for good anime to get them.

The good news is that there’s still plenty of content for another season of the anime to cover. This season covered most of the first 5 volumes of the manga. And as of the date this article was posted, there are a total of 13 volumes out.

Conclusion

Overall, Call of the Night is an 8/10. That’s the same score that I gave to the other top 2 anime of the season. But, even if you still don’t want to watch this series, at least go listen to the ED song, “Yofukashi no Uta” by Creepy Nuts.

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Monster

Monster

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Monster

Series Overview

Monster (モンスター) is a psychological drama anime about the hunt to take down a serial killer. To give a better overview of the series, I’m going to need to spoil the first few episodes. But, don’t worry. The series is 74 episodes long, so it’s not like I’m spoiling a quarter of it.

The protagonist of the series is Dr. Tenma, a renowned brain surgeon. One day, a boy comes into the hospital with a gunshot wound to the head. Dr. Tenma chooses to save this boy’s life over the life of the local official his superior told him to operate on.

As a result, the official dies, and Dr. Tenma’s career at the hospital stalls. Still, Dr. Tenma believes he did the right thing by choosing to save the boy, who came into the hospital first. At least until he learns what the boy truly is — a monster.

Dr. Kenzo Tenma firing a gun from the anime series Monster
Dr. Kenzo Tenma firing a gun

The boy Dr. Tenma saved turns out to be a psychopathic serial killer. While recovering from his surgery, the boy kills other doctors at the hospital and flees. At first, there’s no reason to suspect the boy. And so, Dr. Tenma ends up being the prime suspect as the only one to benefit from the killings.

Everything I’ve said here is from the first 5 or so episodes of the series. The rest of the series takes place years later as Dr. Tenma hunts down the serial killer he once saved.

In his mind, he’s responsible for the killings because he saved the boy’s life. If only he performed the surgery on the politician as instructed. Then, countless lives would have been spared. Whether or not that rationale is good is up for debate. Is someone responsible for the lives they save?

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Main Characters

As I’ve already mentioned, Dr. Kenzo Tenma is the protagonist of the series. He’s a Japanese doctor working in Germany as a brain surgeon before his life is turned upside-down. Tenma isn’t actually all that interesting of a character, though. He’s not as morally ambiguous as you might expect based on the setup of the series.

Johan Liebert is the serial killer Tenma saved as a child. As a serial killer, Johan has killed many people. But, his ability to kill actually isn’t what makes him most dangerous. It’s his ability to manipulate others into killing on his behalf.

Anna Liebert is Johan’s twin sister. She was the first one to recognize him as a psychopath and is actually the one who shot him. Like Tenma, she views taking down Johan as her mission in life. At times, she and Tenma work together. And at times they chase Johan individually.

Inspector Heinrich Lunge from the anime series Monster
Inspector Heinrich Lunge

Let’s get into some of my favorite characters now. Inspector Heinrich Lunge is a pretty good character. I didn’t like him much when he was first introduced. But, by the end of the series, I thought he was great. He’s kind of like a much more methodical version of Tenma and Anna, not swayed by emotion.

My absolute favorite character, though, is Eva Heinemann. She’s Tenma’s ex-fiance and she has the best character development in the series. I know a lot of people love Johan as a character. But, I’d argue Eva is way more complex than Johan.

And the last character I want to mention is Wolfgang Grimmer. He’s an independent journalist who’s trying to uncover the truth of his own past. As with all the other characters, Grimmer gets sucked into Tenma and Johan’s game of cat and mouse.

Who Is the Real Monster?

Let’s skip all the way to the end of the series now. Episode 74’s title is “The Real Monster.” So, who exactly is the real monster? Spoiler: It’s still Johan. But, the final episode does bring up an interesting perspective.

Throughout a lot of the series, there’s the implication that Johan is a made psychopath. But, by the end of the series, that doesn’t check out. We know he killed before ever being sent to 511 Kinderheim. And we know it was Anna who witnessed the mass murder at the Red Rose Mansion, not Johan.

And in the final episode, Johan gives us some insight into what actually caused him to snap. When they were children, Johan and Anna’s mother had to choose between them. Which of them would she give up to be part of the government’s experiments?

Johan Liebert pointing at his forehead from the anime series Monster
Johan Liebert pointing at his forehead

The trick here is that Johan and Anna looked the same when they were younger. Their mother dressed Johan up like a girl so she could pretend to only have 1 child. She did this to protect them. But, this came with the alleged consequence that she couldn’t tell them apart.

So, when their mother chose to give up Anna instead of Johan, this messed with Johan’s mind. He wasn’t sure why she made that choice. Did she choose to keep him over his sister? Or did she mistake his sister for him? Either way, in his mind it’s his fault that his sister — the only person he cares about — was torn away from their mother.

Does this mean Johan’s mother is the real monster of the story? I don’t think so. Johan never tries to get revenge on her. He doesn’t blame her — he blames himself. He’s his own monster.

Conclusion

In the end, I gave Monster an 8/10. It could have had a higher score if some of the content in the middle was a bit more relevant. There were some episodes in there that didn’t matter all that much. They weren’t filler but they were close.

I also think a good story could have been told in only 12 episodes. The first 8 episodes of the series set up the story well enough before the scale of the series came into play. We wouldn’t have had a lot of the characters. But, I don’t think it would have been any worse.

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K-ON! Season 2

K-ON! Season 2

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K-On! Season 2

Season Overview

K-On! Season 2 (K-On!! / けいおん!!) is the second season of the K-On! anime series. It covers Yui’s, Mio’s, Ricchan’s, and Mugi’s third and final year of high school. Importantly, this is also only Azusa’s second year.

So, what’s different about this season compared to the first? A lot of people didn’t like the first season when it aired. But, when Season 2 aired, that wasn’t the case. It was generally loved. Why was there such a different reaction to two seasons of the same series? Is Season 2 really that much better?

For starters, Season 2 is twice as long as Season 1. Season 1 is 13 episodes while Season 2 is 26. That means there’s twice as much development — sort of. It’s still a slice of life series. That hasn’t changed. But, Season 2 does improve upon some of the issues I had with Season 1.

Azusa, Mio, Yui, and Mugi looking at Ton-chan from the anime series K-On! Season 2
Azusa, Mio, Yui, and Mugi looking at Ton-chan

One of the most notable differences is that this season isn’t as repetitive as the first. For example, the first season had 2 different summer training episodes. It covered 2 years in 13 episodes. This season doesn’t even have 1 summer training episode. And it covered 1 year in 26 episodes.

Another improvement is that there was an overarching story told throughout the season. 4 of the 5 members of the club are graduating at the end of the year. Once that happens, Azusa will be all alone and the Light Music Club may come to an end.

To me, this is what makes Season 2 better than Season 1. We get to see how Azusa and the other club members come to terms with the end of their time together. There’s a larger focus on the differences between the grades.

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After School Tea Time

The second season of K-On! arguably focuses less on music than the first. If you told me that before I started it, I would have assumed that to mean it was worse. But, that’s not the case. The shift in focus is actually what makes it better.

One of my main complaints about Season 1 was that the series wasn’t building to anything. The climax of the season was the girls playing the same school concert for the second year in a row. They didn’t graduate to a bigger venue with more on the line.

The second season could have solved this by introducing a competition for the band to enter. But, that would have resulted in a fundamental change in the series. It wouldn’t be as much of a moe anime at that point. An actual plot would take away from the moe.

Mugi, Mio, Azusa, Ricchan, and Yui from the anime series K-On! Season 2
Mugi, Mio, Azusa, Ricchan, and Yui

Instead, this season doubles down on the non-music aspects of the series. What do the girls do other than play music? They get a pet turtle, they go on a class trip, and they perform in a play. It’s more about their overall high school experience, not just their music.

In fact, one of my favorite episodes of the season didn’t even include any of the 4 main girls. When the seniors went away on their class trip, we got an episode all about those left behind. It followed Azusa, Ui, and Jun as they did things unrelated to the Light Music Club.

With fewer episodes focusing on music, more episodes focused on character development. And when I say character development, I don’t mean anything deep. I mean we get to see more of the ways the girls interact with each other and their surroundings. They felt more real.

Highs and Lows

The highest and lowest points of the season both came toward the end. Let’s start with the low point because that’s what came first. It’s the few episodes around Episode 20 — I’m not going to go back to find out exactly which ones.

So, what made these episodes the worst part of the season? They were extremely boring. One of them starts off with over 90 seconds of Yui looking at herself in a mirror. No dialogue. Just Yui looking in the mirror and fixing her hair. I actually skipped through this part.

That’s not all, though. We also got to see the band play during their school festival for the third time. And, what was different about the performance this time? I’m glad you asked. Between songs, Yui decided to recap the entire previous episode for us. Again, I had to skip through the episode.

Mugi and Mio laying on futons from the anime series K-On! Season 2
Mugi and Mio laying on futons

I’m not usually one to skip through episodes. I tend to stop paying attention and look at Twitter or Discord instead. But, I couldn’t even do that here. I had to skip ahead for my own sanity. It was mind-numbingly boring.

So, what about the highlight of the season? Well, that actually came after the end of the season. You see, Episode 24 is the “final” episode. Then, Episodes 25 and 26 are flashbacks to before the final episode. They function like normal episodes, though. So, I’m not sure why they’re at the end instead of in their chronological positions.

Position aside, these were the best 2 episodes of the whole series. I especially liked the very last episode. In that one, the seniors visit Sawa-chan’s apartment while she’s out with a cold. It had some of the best character interactions of the entire anime.

Conclusion

In the end, I begrudgingly gave K-On! Season 2 a 7/10. I was considering giving it a 6 like the first season. But, I’ll give it the 7 because I do think the character development in this season was very good. Also, the second ED for this season is the best song of the series.

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