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  • 2013.12.13
    Winter Celebrations:. :. . .

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    The Winter Celebrations will begin in Anarchy Online the 13th of December. We invite you to join for events, special offers and free gifts!

    Our Winter Celebration lasts for three we...

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  • 2013.10.18
    Halloween:. :. . .

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    Tuesday the 22nd of October this year's Halloween celebrations begin in Anarchy Online. We invite you to join for events, special offers and free gifts! Our Halloween celebration lasts for...

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  • 2013.06.24
    Anarchy Online's 12-Year Anniversary:. :. . .

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    Genele here, bringing you an update about this year's birthday celebrations!

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  • 2012.08.14
    Winners of the Screenshot Competition 2012!:. :. . .

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    We would like to thank everyone who participated in last month's Anarchy Online 11th Anniversary Screenshot Contest! It was a pleasure to review your entries and it was incredibly hard to choose a ...

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  • 2012.07.11
    Gridstream Productions presents: AO Con 2012!:. :. . .

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    Gridstream Productions is hosting a live gathering of Anarchy Online fans from around the world - Here's how you can join the party!

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  • 2012.06.29
    11th Anniversary Screenshot Contest!:. :. . .

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    It’s that time again for those avid photographers of Rubi-Ka to get their cameras out and get ready to capture some of the most spectacular eye-popping sceneries and dynamic action of Anarchy...

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  • 2012.04.26
    GridStream Productions Celebrates 10 years on air!:. :. . .

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    GridStream Productions, the oldest existing MMORPG-based internet radio station in the world, is celebrating their 10th birthday on May 19th, bringing back some of the legends of GridStream who hel...

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  • 2012.03.27
    New Engine Teaser Video!:. :. . .

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    Over the course of today we’ll be rolling out the short engine-video teaser across the world through different press venues. Since we don’t want to wait until all of them woke up, crawl...

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  • 2012.03.10
    Help Make Anarchy Online #1!:. :. . .

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    Help get Anarchy Online highlighted in Massively.com's "Choose My Adventure" Poll!

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  • 2011.12.16
    Letter from the game director - Hi guys!:. :. . .

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    Fia "Lindelu" Tjernberg introduces herself as the new Game Director for Anarchy Online!

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  • 2011.12.16
    Letter from the Game Director - December 16th, 2011 - Passing the Torch:. :. . .

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    The Final Friday with Means

    At this point in time I am the longest sitting Game Director Anarchy Online has ever had. It is time for a change...

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  • 2011.10.12
    Funcom Supports Extra Life:. :. . .

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    We are pleased to announce our support for Extra Life and their mission to raise awareness and donations for the Children’s Miracle...

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  • 2011.06.23
    Famine's 10-Year Anniversary Log:. :. . .

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    Travel with me, Famine the Community Man, to the wonderful city of Montréal for Anarchy Online's ten year anniversary celebration!

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  • 2011.06.07
    Anarchy Online Wants YOU!:. :. . .

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    Anarchy Online is looking for motivated, talented individuals to join the team in Montreal as a content designer, and we want you to apply!

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  • 2011.05.05
    Tell us why Anarchy Online is special to you!:. :. . .

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    This year marks the tenth anniversary of Anarchy Online, and we wanted to mark the occasion with a special project!

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  • 2011.02.18
    AO Universe Developer Interview #5: Lindelu!:. :. . .

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    After a bit of a break the AO team has hooked up guys and gals over at AO Universe again to bring you another interview from the development staff! Up on deck today: Lindelu!

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  • 2011.02.14
    Valentines Day Items Added To In-game Store!:. :. . .

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    In celebration of love, the crew has added 5 Valentine goodies to the in-game shop.

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  • 2011.01.06
    Vote for Anarchy Online in Massively.com's 'Choose My Adventure' Poll!:. :. . .

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    Massively.com has issued a new poll to choose which game title they will cover next in a line of exclusive articles, with Anarchy Online as one of the finalists to start the series off for a new ye

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  • 2010.09.22
    Massively.com Interview with Colin 'Means' Cragg!:. :. . .

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    It's Anarchy Online month over at Massively.com, and Justin "Syp" Olivetti (AKA The Game Archaeologist) recently sat down with AO game director Colin "Means" Cragg for an interv...

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  • 2010.09.13
    AO Universe Developer Interview #4: MstrBstrd:. :. . .

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    In the fourth of their on-going series of interviews with the Anarchy Online development team, the AOU guys recently sat down with MstrBstrd for an in-depth look at exactly how the art team for A...

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  • 2010.09.07
    The Game Archaeologist Vists Rubi-Ka!:. :. . .

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    Justin "Syp" Olivetti, AKA The Game Archaeologist, takes people on a trip back to The Day™ over on Massively.com with a write-up about the life and times of Anarchy Online!

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  • 2010.08.16
    AO Fan Gathering! Oslo, Norway - Sept. 11th, 2010!:. :. . .

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    We on the AO team are holding a small, impromptu gathering of the fans here in Oslo, Norway next month and would love it if you could attend!

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  • 2010.08.09
    AO Universe Developer Interview #3: Flaptoot:. :. . .

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    In the third of their development team interviews, AO Universe sits down with Anarchy Online artist Flaptoot!

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  • 2010.07.19
    AO Universe Developer Interview #2: Genele:. :. . .

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    In the second of their series of developer interviews, the AO Universe team has snagged Genele to talk about the new incoming AI content, the great Rebalancing, texture work and more!

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  • 2010.06.18
    Anarchy Online's Ninth Birthday Celebration!:. :. . .

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    Celebrating nine years of being "still alive", Anarchy Online and Funcom invite you to come and party in style on Rubi-Ka! Details and information on the birthday celebration within!

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  • 2010.06.14
    AO Universe Developer Interview #1: Kintaii:. :. . .

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    In a brand-new series of developer interviews, the AO Universe team has sat down with Kintaii to chat about roleplaying, PvP, and the upcoming ninth birthday for Anarchy Online!

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  • 2010.02.17
    Anarchy Online Voted For Top 8 Best F2P MMO's by Games Radar!:. :. . .

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    Anarchy Online was voted on the top 8 Best F2P MMO's by Games Radar!

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  • 2009.12.17
    Ring In the Holidays with Anarchy Online!:. :. . .

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    It's that time of year again, as the winter season meets the deserts of Rubi-Ka - Want to know what Santa Leet has in his bag of goodies this year? Feel like partying down with GSP? More informatio...

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  • 2009.12.01
    DJ Ashval's Fond Farewell to GridStream:. :. . .

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    DJ Ashval sends his fond farewell and steps away from GridStream Productions (GSP).

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  • 2009.08.28
    Anarchy Online at Dragon*Con 2009!:. :. . .

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    Funcom will attend Dragoncon this year for a variety of informative panels and to throw one major KICKASS party

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  • 2009.07.01
    8th Anniversary Screenshot Competition!:. :. . .

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    It’s that time again for those avid photographers of Rubi-Ka to get their cameras out and get ready to capture some of the most spectacular eye-popping sceneries and dynamic action of Anarchy...

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  • 2009.06.27
    Anarchy Online 8th Year Anniversary!:. :. . .

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    Today Anarchy Online celebrates its 8th birthday!  We are so grateful to our amazing community that helped us get here.  Be sure to join us this weekend in game for events, free phatz a...

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  • 2009.02.24
    Funcom and US Conventions!:. :. . .

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    Funcom is pleased to announce that we will have a presence at both Dragoncon and PAX

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  • 2009.02.13
    New booster pack coming for Anarchy Online!:. :. . .

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    Funcom is proud to unveil ‘Legacy of the Xan’ – the new booster pack for the massively multiplayer online game ‘Anarchy Online’. The new booster pack features end-game...

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  • 2009.01.19
    3rd Annual MOG Reader's Choice Awards:. :. . .

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    Massive Online Gamer's 2008 Reader's Choice Awards are here! Anarchy Online is up on the block again for 'Best Sci-Fi MMO'

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  • 2008.10.23
    Version 17.10.2 Update Notes:. :. . .

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    This week we snuck a small update in the scheduled maintenance downtime to bring in a few fixes and of course this years Halloween Treats

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  • 2008.09.26
    MMOFury Kicks Off Its Latest Top MMORPG Fansite Awards!:. :. . .

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    It’s that time again!!! MMOFury is now accepting entries for our Top Fansite Awards, an event that gives recognition to fansites that show a devotion to the community and give value to gamers

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  • 2008.07.18
    Thirteen1: Interview with the Game Director:. :. . .

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    Thirteen1 sits down with Craig Morrison, director of Anarchy Online and dicusses the 17.9 Update in issue #4 of their online zine.

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  • 2008.07.01
    The Story So Far:. :. . .

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    The Anarchy Online backstory is rich and incredibly deep. Going back as far as twelve years, born from the minds of a few friends, it was first a concept built around the idea of a sci-fi game. A b...

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  • 2008.06.27
    '7 Years Online' Video:. :. . .

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    Gaute Godager, Morten Byom, Craig Morrison, Ragnar Tørnquist and Colin Cragg. Three Game Directors, one Storycreator and one Lead Designer sit down and discuss their experiences with Anarchy...

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  • 2008.06.26
    Letter from the Game Director - June 2008:. :. . .

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    Here is the newest letter from Game Director Craig 'Silirrion' Morrison. Full text after the jump.

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  • 2008.06.26
    Anarchy Online turns 7!:. :. . .

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    On June 27th, Anarchy Online turns 7 years old, and we have prepared several great offers and fun, in-game surprises for the players. We look very much forward to celebrating the anniversary of the...

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  • 2008.05.19
    17.9 Interview with the Game Director:. :. . .

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    MMOFury got a chance to get some nice intel on the highly anticipated 17.9 update from Game Director, Craig 'Silirrion' Morrison.

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  • 2008.05.05
    Update 17.9 Plans and Progress!:. :. . .

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    Game Director Craig Morrison tells us about the plans and progress with Update 17.9.

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  • 2008.04.23
    Anarchy Online Developer Journal #7 Up:. :. . .

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    The latest entry of Nina "Aythem" Sund's Anarchy Online Developer Journal has been posted at TenTonHammer.

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  • 2008.04.17
    MMOFury: 17.9 Extended Preview:. :. . .

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    Looking for more information on the upcomming update 17.9? Then take a glipse at the latest exclusive on MMOFury!

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  • 2008.04.07
    Client Download Mirror Update!:. :. . .

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    Check out the latest update to our client download section with a new mirror link for our Anarchy Online small client hosted by MMOFury!

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  • 2008.03.21
    Letter from the Game Director - March 2008:. :. . .

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    Here is the latest letter from Game Director Craig Morrison. Full text after the jump.

     

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  • 2008.01.23
    Great new way to explore the Shadowlands!:. :. . .

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    Funcom is proud to announce a great new subscription offer for Anarchy Online. You can now enjoy all the fantastic content of the Shadowlands expansion for a great value price!

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  • 2008.01.23
    New Teaser Video Released:. :. . .

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    Game Director Craig Morrison has been speaking to the folks over at MMORPG.com about all things Anarchy, including the first peak at the new render engine planned for later this year.

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  • 2007.12.10
    New Developer Journal Up On TenTonHammer:. :. . .

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    There's a new Anarchy Online developer journal up at TenTonHammer.

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  • 2007.12.10
    Downtime for 17.7 (10 December 2007):. :. . .

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    The Anarchy Online servers will be down tomorrow for the 17.7 update and some hardware maintenance tomorrow.

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  • 2007.12.06
    It's That Time Of Year. Christmas Is Coming!:. :. . .

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    Even with the twin suns scorching the lands on Rubi-Ka, people find a way to be merry and celebrate the holidays. This year there's more decorations to collect and even a few fashionable items!

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  • 2007.12.04
    Professional Recruitment:. :. . .

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    It's that time again. We are recruiting for the Professional Program!

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  • 2007.12.04
    Upcoming Events:. :. . .

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    Check out all the upcoming community submitted events on the Atlantean and Rimor dimensions!

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  • 2007.11.30
    Letter from the Game Director November 2007:. :. . .

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    As 17.7 gets closer to being ready for the live dimensions I thought it was a good time to give you all another little insight into where we are at with Anarchy Online.

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  • 2007.11.06
    Anarchy Online Item Sales Interview:. :. . .

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    Game Director Craig Morrison talks about Funcom's addition of this revenue stream to the game's business model.

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  • 2007.10.31
    New 17.7 Preview:. :. . .

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    Those of you who've been eagerly anticipating the 17.7 update, have a look at our newly-updated preview of 17.7.

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  • 2007.10.24
    Something Wicked This Way Comes:. :. . .

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    It's that time of year again, when the skies of Rubi-Ka darken and the screeches of terrible creatures fill the air and evil lurks nearby meaning only the courageous dare go outside. This is Hallow...

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  • 2007.10.05
    Letter from the Game Director: 5 October 2007:. :. . .

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    A message today from Game Director Craig 'Silirrion' Morrison going over the new paid points system, new player recruitment, Halloween, and other game developments.

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  • 2007.08.23
    Letter from the Game Director:. :. . .

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    A message today from Game Director Craig 'Silirrion' Morrison thanking the players for their support through the server migration and information on upcoming content

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  • 2007.08.06
    15.9.5 Veteran System:. :. . .

    The 15.9.5 patch will see the introduction of special rewards for veteran AO players. To mark the celebration of AOs fourth anniversary celebrations our veteran players will now have access to spec...

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