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New For 2021: Pennywise Sewer Grate Animatronic From Spirit Halloween

Pennywise is back! Well, technically he never really left. It seems like he’s been everywhere since those two hit movies a few years ago. But people are still very much intrigued by the killer clown, so why not make more new Halloween animatronics featuring the star of “It”? Spirit Halloween has gone to…

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New For 2021: Animated Headless Horseman From Home Depot

Home Depot is slowly starting to put out their Halloween merchandise for the 2021 season. One of the ones that immediately jumped out to me was the new Headless Horseman prop. If you haven’t seen the Headless Horseman yet, please check out the video below! Standing at 7.5 feet tall the Headless Horseman…

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New For 2021: Lighted Animated Doorbell From Lowes

Lowes is really knocking out of the park this year with some of their smaller Halloween props. Face it; no one can compete with Spirit Halloween and Home Depot, but Lowes is making a run at them with their small and affordable Halloween props. Bigger isn’t necessarily better. One of my favorite this…

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New For 2021: Lighted Animated Hanging Ghost From Lowes

Lowes continues to impress with the 2021 Halloween collection. One of the animated props that really surprised me this year is the new Lighted Animated Hanging Ghost. I have to admit, at first I walked right by it because I wasn’t that impressed. Then I saw it in action and I immediately changed…

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New For 2021: Holiday Living Halloween LED Dissolving Monster From Lowes

Lowes continues to impress with the 2021 Halloween collection. While they aren’t quite on par with Home Depot or Spirit Halloween, they have stepped up their game, especially when it comes to smaller props. I think they have conceded that they can’t top the other guys but they can get in the game…

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New For 2021: Holiday Living Bat Candelabra From Lowes

Lowes is quietly stepping up their Halloween game this. It’s really tough to beat Spirit Halloween and Home Depot, but Lowes is rolling out some very nice affordable animated props that aren’t necessarily jawdropping, but they will make you turn your head if you saw them at a Halloween party. Today I saw…

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New For 2021: Harriet Hustle From Spirit Halloween

Two weeks ago in New Jersey, we got the first look at one my of my favorite new props for 2021, Harriet Hustle. Today Spirit Halloween finally broke the news and officially unveiled her on their website. According to Spirit Halloween: Harriet is always hanging around waiting for her next victim . ….

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New For 2021: Grave Grabber From Spirit Halloween

Just when you think you’ve seen it all Spirit Halloween throws you a curveball. Two weeks ago I was onhand in New Jersey to see their 2021 lineup up close and personal. Well, Spirit Halloween was holding back a little bit and no one had any idea that the Grave Grabber was going…

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Spirit Halloween Announces Punctured Pete Will Return for 2021

Halloween is getting closer and closer! Aren’t you excited! Today Spirit Halloween announced that an old favorite will be returning for the 2021 lineup. Punctured Pete was introduced to us last year as part of Spirit Halloween’s 2020 ensemble. Now you can also enjoy him alongside all other cool props Spirit Halloween has…

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Experiment #4 Review

Last weekend I was fortunate enough to be able to visit the Spirit Halloween flagship store in New Jersey. I saw all kinds of props: clowns, werewolves, creepy kids and all sorts of other eerie stuff. With that being said, only one thing really (literally) jumped out at me and startled me-Experiment #4….

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Baphomet Animatronic Review

Spirit Halloween rolled out the big guns over the weekend in their flagship store in New Jersey. One of the new Spirit Halloween props for 2021 that everyone was in awe over is the new Baphomet animated prop. If you haven’t seen Baphomet yet, please check out the video below. Also be sure…

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Harriet Hustle Animatronic Review

How do you make a creepy female clown even scarier? Well, you hang her upside down and put a knife in her mouth, of course! We have already seen her boyfriend Henry Hustle, but over the weekend Spirit Halloween quietly rolled out Harriet Hustle in their flagship store in New Jersey. If you…

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Spirit Halloween 2021 Flagship Store Walkthrough

Spirit Halloween opened their first store over the weekend for the 2021 season. The flagship store in Egg Harbor, New Jersey was packed with rabid Halloween fans who couldn’t wait to get their hands on the latest merchandise. If you weren’t onhand, it’s ok. We were there so you didn’t have to be….

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Buzzsaw Animatronic Review

Buzzsaw appears to be the sleeper hit for Halloween props in 2021! With so many prop companies making clowns, zombies and other creepy monsters, it’s refreshing to see someone thinking outside the box for a change. If you have not seen the gargantuan Halloween prop known as Buzzsaw, please check out the video…

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Evelyn Leech Review

Earlier today we got to see the rest of the props from Spirit Halloween’s 2021 lineup. One of the surprise hits from today’s big reveal was Evelyn Leech. Evelyn wasn’t part of the initial rollout a few weeks ago so it was a big surprise when I stumbled upon her at the flagship…

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Mr. Dark Review

Holy Cow! Have you seen Spirit Halloween’s latest prop? Mr Dark is locked and loaded and ready to go. If you haven’t seen him, he was unveiled at Spirit Halloween’s flagship show earlier today. Please check out the video below and be sure to subscribe to our Youtube channel. You are going to…

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Spirit Halloween Announces Crouchy Will Return for 2021

Halloween is quickly approaching and our friends at Spirit Halloween are bringing back some old favorites for Halloween 2021. Today the Halloween super store announced that Crouchy will return for this year’s lineup. If you have forgotten about Crouchy, please check out the video and get yourself reacquainted. 7 Ft Crouchy Animatronic –…

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Spirit Halloween Announces Pennywise Will Return For 2021

Halloween without Pennywise is like Christmas without Santa Claus! Spirit Halloween rolled out their new Pennywise animatronic in 2019 and it did so well they brought it back last year. Well guess what? It’s back again this year too! In case you aren’t familiar with Pennywise, please check out the video below. 6.5…

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Spirit Halloween Announces Harvester of Souls Will Return For 2021

Now that we are starting to see all the new props that will be in Spirit Halloween stores, the mega-Halloween retailer is starting to slowly trickle in some old favorites to go with their 2021 lineup. This morning Spirit Halloween revealed that Harvester of Souls will return this year. If you can’t remember…

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New For 2021: W.Raith From Spirit Halloween

After dropping a ton of new Halloween props last week, Spirit Halloween quietly released one today that almost slipped under the radar. Today we get a new ghost animatronic from the Halloween super store that will likely be one of the more popular props this year. If you haven’t met W. Raith, please…

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Spirit Halloween Announces Nightcrawler Will Return For 2021

Last week we got to see many of the props that are in store for us over at Spirit Halloween for 2021. Well, today they announced that an old favorite from 2020 will return this year. Ladies and gentleman, I present to you- Nightcrawler. 3.5 Ft Nightcrawler Animatronic – Decorati… Tossed to the…

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New For 2021: Buzzsaw From Spirit Halloween

Every year you have that one Halloween prop that jumps out and demands that you bring it home. Well, this year I’m pretty sure Buzzsaw is that prop. When I first saw Buzzsaw on Spirit Halloween’s website, I instantly went to my phone and checked to see how much money I had in…

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New For 2021: 6 Foot Man Eating Plant From Home Depot

There are a lot of cult classics that have animated props coming out this year. Fans of Beetlejuice, Killer Klowns from Outer Space and now Little Shop of Horrors will all have animatronics this year! If you’ve been waiting for an Audrey 2 prop for Halloween, you are in luck this year! According…

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New For 2021: Shorty From Spirit Halloween

Any “Killer Klowns from Outer Space” fans out there? Well, you are in luck this year! Like the new Beetlejuice prop that Spirit Halloween is rolling out Killer Klowns from Outer Space is another cult classic with a large following. Always ready to provide new Halloween props the giant Halloween retailer is rolling…

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New For 2021: Mad Scientist and Mini Mad Scientist From Home Depot

Just when you think you’ve seen it all at, the guys at Home Depot do it again! This time they have rolled out a new prop, the Halloween Scientist. But it’s not just one mad scientist! No. There are two of them. If you aren’t familiar with the mad scientist and his little…

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New For 2021: Beetlejuice Animatronic From Spirit Halloween

Beetlejuice is a cult classic and is one of those movies that you either worship, or think is just plain weird. Well, for all those who love Tim Burton’s classic movie, there is a new animatronic just for you! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Please check out the video below to see what the hype…

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New For 2021: Grave Warrior From Home Depot

Home Depot has done a tremendous job this year with the 2021 lineup of Halloween props. One of the coolest ones I’ve seen is the Grave Warrior. This undead bezerker is pretty fierce looking and appears to not take any crap from anyone! If you haven’t seen the Grave Warrior, please check out…

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New For 2021: Ghostface From Spirit Halloween

Do you like scary movies? Well, if you do, you are in luck! Spirit Halloween is bringing Ghostface back to their 2021 animatronic lineup. If you have forgotten about the star from the Scream movies please check out the video below and subscribe to our Youtube channel. According to Spirit Halloween: Better watch…

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New For 2021: Queen of the Underworld From Home Depot

Every king needs his queen, right? Well Home Depot rolled out the King of the Underworld, so naturally they would have a Queen of the Underworld too! If I do say so myself, the Queen of the Underworld made by Home Accents is much creepier than the King of the Underworld. If you…

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New For 2021: King of the Underworld From Home Depot

Home Depot keeps churning out the hits this year with their 2021 Halloween collection. If you haven’t seen the King of the Underworld animatronic, you definitely need to check him out. Please see the video below to get a closer look! According to Home Depot: Dare guests to enter your supernatural gathering with…

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New For 2021: Night Stalker From Spirit Halloween

I’ve never been a big fan of scarecrow animatronics over the years. However, when I saw the new Night Stalker prop from Spirit Halloween it immediately made me do a double take. If you haven’t seen the creepy scarecrow prop just yet, please check out the video below and subscribe to our Youtube…

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New For 2021: Ferry Of The Dead From Home Depot

Home Depot has really been stepping up their Halloween game the past few years. 2021 doesn’t seem much different because they seem to have gotten everyone excited about their new lineup. This year they may have outdone themselves with their new Ferry of the Dead animated prop that has everyone talking. If you…

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Kinda New For 2021: Swaying Sally From Home Depot

Well, we saw that Home Depot was dusting off Jack Skellington for 2021, so it only makes sense that we get his girlfriend Sally too! The friendly rag doll that captured Jack’s heart will be a hit at your Halloween party this year. If you don’t remember Sally, please check out the video…

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Kinda New For 2021: Jack Skellington From Home Depot

Alright, alright…. I know what you are thinking. Jack Skellington isn’t a new prop. Of course, you are right! But this is a little different. Instead of Spirit Halloween selling the “The Nightmare Before Christmas” star, it’s Home Depot. Like we’ve already mentioned before in previous posts, Home Depot has really stepped up…

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New For 2021: 5.5 ft. Animated 3-Faced Jester From Home Depot

Home Depot has been raising their Halloween prop games in recent years and 2021 is no exception. One of the standouts from their 2021 lineup is the 3-faced Jester from Home Accents that leaked a few days ago. If you haven’t seen him, please check out the video below to get yourself acquainted!…

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Spirit Halloween Confirms Wacky Mole Will Return for Halloween 2021

Spirit Halloween may be rolling out a bunch of new animated Halloween props for 2021, but in some cases they are still going with what has worked in previous years. In 2013 Wacky Mole took the world by storm and was one of the hottest props that the company sold for that Halloween…

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New For 2021: 6 Foot Grim Skeleton From Spirit Halloween

What’s old is new again! Last year Home Depot took the world by storm with their 12’ animatronic Skelton. It seemed like everyone wanted one, yet no one had them. For as quickly as Home Depot put them on the shelf, they flew into shopper’s carts even faster. Spirit Halloween is trying to…

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New For 2021: The Caretaker From Spirit Halloween

Spirit Halloween is the place to be this fall. The Halloween superstore has unveiled their 2021 lineup and the hits just keep coming. This time they have a new animated prop called, “The Caretaker”. If you aren’t familiar with The Caretaker, please check out the video below and subscribe to our Youtube channel….

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New For 2021: Mr Howle From Spirit Halloween

Halloween is right around the corner and Spirit Halloween knows how to get the party started! This year they are introducing a brand new werewolf animatronic called Mr. Howle. Please check out the video below and subscribe to our Youtube channel. According to Spirit Halloween: Burt Howle never thought his love of hunting…

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New For 2021: Henry Hustle From Spirit Halloween

Spirit Halloween has finally released some of their new Halloween props for 2021. This morning we got the first glimpse of what we can expect in stores (and my backyard) this year. First up is Henry Hustle. Henry is quite the character. You could play along with his card tricks, but it might…

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New For 2021: 12 Foot Inferno Pumpkin Skeleton From Home Depot

Fresh off their success with the oversized 12 foot skeleton they introduced in 2020, Home Depot is upping the ante and rolling out a 12 foot tall Inferno Pumpkin Skeleton this year. The Inferno Pumpkin Skeleton is basically a re-skin of last year’s version and also has the creepy lifelike LCD eyes. Retailing…

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New For Halloween 2021: 5 Foot Tall Bone Throne From Home Depot

Home Depot is rolling out their big Halloween 2021 lineup this week and a lot of people are waiting patiently to get their orders in as soon as everything goes live on their site. Today we learned that one of the items that will be coming out is a 5 foot tall Decorative…

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Spirit Halloween Announces Uncle Charlie Will Return For Halloween 2021

Drip, drip, drip… Slowly but surely Spirit Halloween is starting to reveal their lineup for Halloween 20201. Today we learned that they are bringing back another classic prop, Uncle Charlie. In case you forgot about good ol’ Uncle Charlie, here is a refresher. Lifesize Uncle Charlie Light-Up Prop by Sp… Additional informationMother always…

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Spirit Halloween Announces Sitting Scarecrow Will Return For Halloween 2021

Spirit Halloween is ramping up for another big Halloween season. We’ve slowly started to see what is in store for everyone for Halloween 2021 over the past few weeks and yesterday we learned that Sitting Scarecrow will be coming back this year. 4.5 Ft Sitting Scarecrow Animatronics – De… This resting scarecrow seems…

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Home Depot Teasing a 12 Foot Pumpkin Monster For Halloween 2021

After the success of the 12 foot tall skeleton last year, Home Depot is going to well one more time. Except this time it appears they are going to re-skin the insanely popular prop and make him into a large pumpkin creature. I have to hand it to Home Depot. He definitely looks…

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Spirit Halloween Confirms Sam From Trick ‘r Treat Will Return For Halloween 2021

Are you a fan of Trick ‘r Treat? If so, you probably remember Sam. Well, two years ago Spirit Halloween rolled out a Sam animatronic. The little guy is so popular that they just keep bringing him back. Earlier today Spirit Halloween confirmed that he will be returning for Halloween 2021. If you…

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New For 2021: 2.4 Ft. Barry Animatronic From Spirit Halloween

Ladies and gentleman, it’s time! Spirit Halloween has begun introducing their new props for Halloween 2021! From now until August we will be treated to a new animatronic prop every few days. Spirit Halloween’s first official release for the new season is a caged skeleton named “Barry”. If you aren’t familiar with Barry,…

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Spirit Halloween Gearing Up For Big 2021 Halloween Season

Spirit Halloween has been sending out boxes of goodies to some “Halloween influencers” in recent weeks. I was fortunate enough to receive one of these care packages and was really impressed by what I received from their Unhuman Resources Department. If you haven’t seen the video of the box of goodies, please check…

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Spirit Halloween 2021 Rumors

So, every year around this time Halloween lovers all over the country start checking SpiritHalloween.com to see if there is anything new up on their site. Well, unfortunately, we will have to wait another month or so as typically the new props drop after July 4th each year. But, with that being said,…

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New For 2021: Cellar Dweller From Morris Costumes

One of the biggest hits from Transworld 2021 is the Cellar Dweller animatronic from Morris Costumes. It seems that of all the new props for this year, Cellar Dweller had the most buzz from people I’ve talked to. If you haven’t seen the creepy new animated prop that has been hiding in your…

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New For 2021 Jack Stalker/Prowler Jack From Morris Costumes

Morris Costumes has done it again! This time they have taken the creepy reaper prop we have come to love and combined him with a talking pumpkin! Man, this might just be my favorite new prop for Halloween 2021. The Jack Stalker prop was just unveiled at TransWorld over the weekend. If you…

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New For 2021: Cotton Candice From Morris Costumes

Who doesn’t love cotton candy? And who doesn’t love a little girl who is stuck in a cotton candy machine screaming for her life? No, it’s not something from a pack of Garbage Pail Kids, Cotton Candice is a real animated Halloween prop that was released to the world at TransWorld 2021! If…

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New For 2020: Lunging Reaper Animatronic From Morris Costumes

The lunging props with digital eyes seem to be all the rage this year at TransWorld 2021. Yesterday we saw the Haggard Lunging Witch and today we saw the Lunging Reaper. If you aren’t quite familiar with the Lunging Reaper, check out the video below. When activated by a step pad or built-in…

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New For 2021: Hooded Phantom From Morris Costumes

Now that TransWorld 2021 has come and gone, we have seen what will be in store this October and I’m starting to get excited. One of the most impressive Halloween props I saw from the big show in St. Louis is the Hooded Phantom. If you aren’t familiar with the Phantom, please check…

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New For 2021: Towering Reaper With Digital Eyes From Morris Costumes

Transworld 2021 is in the books and we have seen some of the latest and greatest Halloween props for 2021! We are starting to see a trend with old props coming back with some upgrades. Like the Lunging Haggard Witch, the Towering Reaper is returning this year with those creepy digital eyes. If…

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New For 2021: Lunging Haggard Witch With Digital Eyes

What’s old is new again! Morris Costumes/Seasonal Visions is dusting off an old classic, the Lunging Haggard Witch; but this time they are adding a new wrinkle: digital eyes! The Halloween prop company revealed their latest creation at TransWorld in St. Louis this weekend. The old Lunging Haggard Witch is a classic and…

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New For 2021: Edgar Allan Poe Halloween Prop From Distortions Unlimited

I don’t know why no one has thought of this sooner, but the creative geniuses at Distortions Unlimited have a brand new Edgar Allan Poe Halloween prop for 2021! Poe is synonyous with Halloween and all things spooky so it’s actually a great fit. I personally can’t wait to check out the static…

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New For 2021: Pumpkin Stalker From Distortions Unlimited

2020 isn’t even in the history books and Distortions Unlimited it out here rolling out props for 2021! It’s always fun to look ahead to the new year and what’s coming up, so you have to give Distortions Unlimited credit for their dedication to making some of the best Halloween props year after…

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New For 2021: Lord Dakhanavar Vampire Animatronic From Spirit Halloween

We aren’t even a month removed from Halloween 2020 and Spirit Halloween is already rolling out new items for Halloween 2021! Wow! Have you guys seen Lord Dakhanavar? If you aren’t familiar, please check out the video below. According to Spirit Halloween: Lord Dakhanavar bides time waiting for the resurgence of his family’s…

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2020 Spirit Halloween The Butcher Animatronic Review

When The Butcher rolled out a few months ago I instantly fell in love, and site unseen proclaimed that it was one of the best props I had seen for Halloween 2020. Well, once I saw him up close and personal I became even more fond of The Butcher, if that’s even possible….

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