48 minutes. [5] Toriyama noted that the character's name is "strong-sounding" and a pun on burdock, which is thematically connected to his sons' Saiyan names and to his usual practice of naming Saiyan characters after vegetables. [4], Toriyama commented that Toei's depiction of Bardock in the finished product was admirable. Funimation released a remastered single version on September 15, 2009. However, the Saiyans are scared when Bardock yells at them for their disbelief, and Bardock alone begins one final assault against Frieza. The DVD fe… Bardock (バーダック, Bādakku), Burdock in Viz Media's English manga translation, is a fictional character from the Dragon Ball media franchise. DBZ: Bardock The Father of Goku (Jan 1, 1970) News: Show: 3 +4 unverified Crunchyroll Expo Hosts Zombie Land Saga Anime's Cast, Staff (Updated) (Aug 16, 2019) [1] Gine was at one point a member of a four-person team of Saiyan warriors along with Bardock where they developed feelings for each other, though Gine eventually retired from the team as she is not an effective fighter due to her gentle nature. Tora voiced by Mike McFarland and 7 others . Watch Now. Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku (たったひとりの最さい終しゅう決けっ戦せん~フリーザに挑んだZ戦士 孫悟空の父~, Tatta Hitori no Saishū Kessen ~Furīza ni Idonda Zetto Senshi Son Gokū no Chichi~, lit. With Masako Nozawa, Kazuyuki Sogabe, Yûko Mita, Takeshi Watabe. Being assured that Kakarot would be the one to kill Frieza, Bardock gives a small smile as he disintegrates along with the planet. Released: 1990-10-17 Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Animation, Drama [5] Toriyama said that he allowed Toei Animation to have creative control for the animated television special as he was too busy with the manga serialization for the Dragon Ball series at the time. Together, the team makes a living by traveling to various planets where they decimate the defenses of these civilizations and prepare them for Frieza's Planetary Market. However, as this special was aired before Goku took on Frieza in the manga, that can be explained that Toei didn't know about it (Goku faces first form Frieza on the cover of volume 23 of the manga). Kōzō Morishita It premiered on Toonami on September 5, 2003, kicking off a month-long event called "DBZ Movies," during which a Dragon Ball Z feature aired every Friday. [4] Animator and character designer Katsuyoshi Nakatsuru was primarily responsible for designing Bardock and his team members during production of the television special in mid-1990. Meanwhile, Bardock and his crew are on an assignment to exterminate all the life forms of Planet Kanassa. Bardock was a low-class Saiyan warrior, the husband of Gine, the father of Raditz and Kakarot, the father-in-law of Chi-Chi, the paternal grandfather of Gohan and Goten, the paternal great-grandfather of Pan, and the ancestor of Goku Jr. Takao Koyama This prediction becomes reality when Frieza decides to destroy the entire Saiyan race. Bardock dismisses the visions he had and goes to join his team on Planet Meat, but soon discovers his friends are all dead. Bardock is a low-class Saiyan mercenary who leads a small platoon comprised of four other Saiyan soldiers in Bardock - The Father of Goku: Tora, Fasha, Borgos, and Shugesh. [8] Strait noted that he has done much more voice acting work for Bardock's appearances in video games, in comparison to his animated appearances.[9]. Soon afterward, Kakarot's space pod touches down on Earth, where he is found by an elderly man named Gohan, and giggles happily in the old man's arms. May 3, 2020. Dragon Ball: Episode of Bardock by Naho Ōishi is a what-if story which explores Bardock's miraculous survival from being obliterated by Frieza's attack. Bardock, Son Goku’s father, is a low-ranking Saiyan soldier who was given the power to see into the future by the last remaining alien on a planet he just destroyed. It was re-released on August 5, 2011 as part of the Dragon Ball Z Special Selection along with The History of Trunks. Vegeta is shown to have been on a far-off world at the time of Planet Vegeta's destruction, whereas, At the end of the special, baby Goku is shown to already be the happy loving boy he is in. When a low-class Saiyan soldier named Bardock unexpectedly inherits the ability to see into the future, his life takes a dramatic turn for the worse! [12] Bardock decides to send Goku to Earth so he can escape the impending destruction of their home planet, which leads to an emotional farewell where Gine implores the departing Goku to not forget them. He was also the protagonist of the movie, "Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku". Bardock (バーダック, Bādakku) is a low-class Saiyan warrior, He is the husband of Gine and the father of Raditz and Goku (Kakarot). Bardock blasting Frieza's soldiers to get to Frieza. [2] Bardock's facial features are very similar to his son Kakarot, which has led to certain characters, who knew Bardock, recognizing the familial relationship between the two characters when they encounter Goku. [5] Before his death, however, Bardock has one final vision of Goku challenging Frieza, and dies smiling knowing his son is destined to avenge their people's annihilation. Dragonball Z: Episode of Bardock. The scene where Goku's space pod approaches Earth shows an Earth nearly identical to the real world Earth, with North and South America clearly visible. 3:00. He must now do his best to stop Frieza's impending massacre and witnesses his race's destruction. This DVD had a higher video bitrate but a lower audio bitrate. [5] He said that he tends to avoid serious material in his work and he would have stuck to a lighter comedic tone had he authored Bardock's story himself, but complimented Toei's approach for giving a bit more emotional depth to the series' mythos. He is also Pan's great grandfather and Goku Jr.'s ancestor. Dragonball Z: Yo! Gine is presented as a warm and kind mother who loves her sons deeply. Following the conquest of planet Kanassa led by his team, Bardock began to see visions of Frieza's plan to destroy the Saiyan homeworld, as well as Goku's future on Earth. This version of the special has never been released to home video. Bardock's basic design was originally conceived for the Bardock - Father of Goku television special by Toei Animation production staff. As he is dying, Bardock sees one more vision of the future: his son Kakarot facing Frieza. Powered by Create your own unique website with customizable templates. Shunsuke Kikuchi A narrator talks about how a baby Saiyan was born to save the galaxy, but switches over to his father, Bardock, whom he and his Saiyan team are eradicating a race known as the Kayne in their Great Ape transformations. [5] He is dressed in battle armor similar to Freeza's armed forces; according to Nakatsuru, the armor's specific visual design is patterned after that of Toshiro Mifune's character in Seven Samurai at the insistence of Mitsuo Hashimoto, director of the television special. Both Nick Valdez and Evan Valentine from Comicbook.com described him as one of the most influential and popular characters in the Dragon Ball franchise in spite of his limited appearances. After the planet is seemingly devoid of all other life, Bardock and crew rest up and celebrate their victory... Until one remaining warrior catches him off guard and decides to give him the "gift" of see… Aug 7, 2020 - Explore cindy richerson's board "Bardock The Father Of Goku", followed by 369 people on Pinterest. The tale of Bardock, the father of Goku, and his rebellion against his master the mighty Frieza. See more ideas about dragon ball z, dragon ball, dragon. At the outset of the story, his son Kakarot is born on Planet Vegeta, and prepared to be sent to Earth in order to destroy all life on the planet. Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku Bardock has few overall manga and anime appearances within the series, though he plays a pivotal part as Goku's father in setting up the backstory of his son, originally known by the name Kakarot, as one of the last survivors of the Saiyan genocide by the intergalactic tyrant Frieza. Bardock: The Father of Goku. Bardock seems about to change the future via his actions. He is a low-class Saiyan. Goku and his father pass each other as Goku is sent to earth before Bardock makes it home. [14], Bardock has received a positive reception. At the same moment, Kakarot, who is still in the space pod, wakes up. In the original American DVD release with subtitles, Bardock's name was spelled as "Burdock". FUNimation released Bardock - The Father of Goku for VHS and DVD on January 31, 2001 in both edited and uncut forms. Created by Toei Animation based on series protagonist Goku's visual design by franchise creator Akira Toriyama, he first appears in the animated television special Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku as its morally ambiguous protagonist. Akira Toriyama has stated that this is his favorite movie - and that it was the kind of story he "absolutely wouldn't draw". Music by Bardock is a mercenary who is first introduced in Bardock - The Father of Goku as the leader of a platoon of Saiyan warriors. When he goes home he goes to warn the other Saiyans what Frieza is plotting. October 17, 1990 Bardock was Goku's father, and husband of Gine. He is hurled into the distant past to a strange planet where he comes into conflict with Frieza's ancestor, Chilled, and eventually succeeds in achieving the Super Saiyan transformation. His wife Gine was also part of Bardock's Team at one point. Watch Now. 14- bardock: the father of goku ( own it )uncut version 15- the history of trunks ( own it )uncut version dragonball z ova special 16- plan to eradicate the saiyans (N/A)yet dragonball gt 1- a hero's legacy ( own it )uncut version Read more. Goku is depicted as a toddler for the film's iteration of his origin story, and is visibly upset about leaving his parents behind. the "gift" of seeing visions of the future, the destruction of Planet Vegeta, and almost the entire Saiyan race along with it, Dragon Ball Z - Bardock: The Father of Goku, Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks / Bardock: The Father of Goku (Double Feature), Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku Movie, Dragon Ball Z: Big Green Dub Cast - Behind The Voice Actors. Mitsuo Hashimoto [1] He considers Bardock to be one of the strongest low-class warriors, but below a mid-class warrior in power. Within Frieza's spaceship, Frieza is being briefed by his top two henchmen, Zarbon and Dodoria, in regards to the occurrences in their routine interplanetary galactic trade and conquering. Bardock has few overall manga and animeappearances within the series, though he plays a pivotal part as Goku's father i… [3] Megan Peters, also from Comicbook.com, opined that Goku's final moment with Bardock and Gine as he departs the Saiyan homeworld in a space pod is one of the most heartbreaking moments in the series. It was the first Dragon Ball Z feature to be dubbed with Funimation's in house voice cast. The DVD featured a new English dub with a soundtrack of American rock bands and a score done by Dale Kelly, Andy Baylor and Mark Akin. One person found this helpful. Although it bears the Dragon Ball Z logo and opening (and its banner), Bardock: Father of Goku fits in the Dragon Ball timeline, as this special takes place 12 years before the events of the Emperor Pilaf Saga. He is left severely injured, but manages to make it back to Planet Vegeta passing his son along the way who has been sent to Earth. 307], Bardock is voiced by Masako Nozawa in Japanese. Within the series, the Saiyans are depicted as a warlike species who display a wide array of special abilities, possessing immense natural strength, ki energy manipulation, as well as superhuman agility, reflexes and senses. One of the eyecatch sequence features a bunch of Saiyans in the background. The special tells the story of Bardock, a low-class Saiyan warrior. After the planet is seemingly devoid of all other life, Bardock and crew rest up and celebrate their victory until one remaining warrior catches him off guard and decides to give him the "gift" of seeing visions of the future. Bardock attempts to prevent the destruction of his species by challenging Frieza in orbit of planet Vegeta, but is obliterated by Frieza. Bardock's team was massacred by Frieza's henchman Dodoria and his elites. As was the case with all previous releases, the special was released in an unformatted 4:3 aspect ratio. Lanipator- Kid Vegeta, Mango, Fishman, "Your Face" Saiyan, Mr. Popo, Fake Out Frieza, Grandpa Gohan, Parapara Brother 3 FUNimation also released each Double Feature DVD individually on September 15, 2009, but both went out of print soon after. Funimation dubbed it into English in 2000. This may seem like a stretch at first glance, but let’s take a step back and really analyze the situation. [5] The manga is later adapted into an animated short film.[10]. The Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku Cast . This was likely done because FUNimation no longer had the licenses for some of the songs they had included in the soundtrack. His pride keeps him from expressing his shock and he remains outwardly emotionless. Frieza, Zarbon, and Dodoria contemplate the fate of the Saiyans, Dodoria executes Bardock's team on orders from Frieza. An alternate reality version of the character appears in Super Dragon Ball Heroes. In one of Bardock's final premonitions before his death, he sees Goku standing face-to-face with first-form Frieza. [18] Bardock is ranked number 11 on IGN's list of "Top 13 Dragon Ball Z Characters"; Chris Carle said Bardock's impact in the series' overall story is quite large even though his major appearances are confined to the animated films and expanded literature. [5] His initial design of Bardock was relatively unchanged after it went through minor alterations by series creator Akira Toriyama, who recalled that a Toei employee approached him about their project for an original story based on the visual design of a character who has the same face as Goku, of which Toriyama had no recollection of creating. FUNimation re-released Bardock - The Father of Goku and The History of Trunks on DVD and Blu-ray on February 19, 2008 as part of their "Double Feature" line. Dodoria and his elite fighters are ordered to eradicate Bardock and his teammates. Bardock - The Father of Goku was released on March 19, 2003 as part of Dragon Box Z, Vol. Bridge Entertainment's title is The Father of Goku. Though Bardock attempts to convey the danger that they are all in to the other Saiyans, since he has now realized that Frieza is going to destroy them all, everyone laughs at his claim. Watch Now. Shugesh voiced by Chris Rager and 4 others . Directed by Akira Toriyama explained in an interview published in the March 2014 issue of Saikyō Jump that Bardock and his wife Gine (ギネ) are among the rare Saiyans who are joined by an emotional bond as to opposed to a practical reproductive purpose. Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku (also known as Dragon Ball Z: Tatta Hitori no Saishū Kessen ~Freeza ni Idonda Zetto Senshi Son Gokū no Chichi~ (ドラゴンボールZ たったひとりの最終決戦~フリーザに挑んだZ戦士 孫悟空の父~, Doragon Bōru Zetto Tatta Hitori no Saishū Kessen ~Furīza ni Idonda Zetto Senshi Son Gokū no Chichi~?, lit. ", "Every Unresolved Plot Thread in Dragon Ball Super: Broly", "5 Ways Goku & Superman Are Completely Different (& 5 How They're Exactly The Same)", Dragonball Evolution: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Bardock&oldid=1007787162, Anime and manga characters with superhuman strength, Martial artist characters in anime and manga, Fictional characters with energy-manipulation abilities, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles containing Japanese-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 19 February 2021, at 22:58. He was Planet Vegeta's last line of defense before Frieza destroyed it with a Supernova. [13], Shadow Studio released a highly detailed collectible statue depicting Bardock and Gine witnessing Goku's departure in a space pod. Some of these Saiyans are actually rough sketches of Bardock's team that were done prior to the special's release, and many of them were changed drastically for the final special. [2] This new set featured a brand-new widescreen transfer from Video Post & Transfer and a new audio mix for the English dub featuring the original Japanese score done by Shunsuke Kikuchi in addition to the old mix featuring the American rock bands and the Kelly/Baylor/Akin score. The special was re-released in a remastered box set bundled with Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks in May 2008. Son Goku and His Friends Return!! [7] Sonny Strait is Bardock's most consistent voice actor for English localizations in the series' Funimation dub as well as most media. Goku never met Frieza in his first form. This is the Ultimate Battle in all the Universes! DBZ-Allday. It is also noted that Goku actually met Frieza in his first form after he was resurrected in. 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Super Dragon Ball Heroes: Big Bang Mission!!! Bardock aired in an edited format and also included pieces from the Faulconer Productions score from Dragon Ball Z in some scenes when normally licensed music would have been heard on the DVD and VHS. Son Goku vs Jiren!! In this story, Bardock was granted visions of … Super Dragon Ball Heroes: Dark Demon Realm Mission! This DVD had a higher video bitrate but a lower audio bitrate. While traveling to Planet Vegeta to destroy it, Frieza says that it is "as red as a, Clips from this special were reused for the beginning of. Bardock has been well received by fans and critics as a tragic figure, including Toriyama, who said he was moved by his story and decided to incorporate the character into the series' canon continuity. [17] Strait was of the opinion that Bardock's consistent appearances in the franchise's licensed video games have contributed significantly towards the character's enduring popularity. Views: 785 Genre: Action, Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction After his demise, Bardock wishes his son, Kakarot, to take care. 1.8K … Right Before the Dragon Ball Super Movie Debuts! Firstly, Jor… He also sees the salvation of the planet Earth through his son Kakarot. He believed that he was consulted about the character designs as Toei's proposed original content impinged upon Goku's past; Bardock's face was given a scar while his cold and stern demeanour represents the brutal edge of a martial race, but is otherwise nearly identical to Goku. However, Frieza counters the attack with his Supernova, which kills Bardock, many of his own soldiers, and destroys Planet Vegeta itself, all while uttering a maniacal laugh. Helpful. Zarbon advises Frieza to eliminate the growing threat before it poses a greater problem. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Bardock is the husband of Gine, Kakarot's (Goku) and Raditz 's father and Gohan 's & Goten 's grandfather. Broly presents an adapted version of Goku's origin story from Minus that led to him being sent to Earth. Gohan then decides to care for the boy as his own grandson and renames him Goku. Though it can be argued that Bardock only knows of Frieza in his first form, as Frieza stated no one has seen his final form or any of his other forms beyond his first form. King-Kai put his cards down and stood up walking a couple feet away from Goku looking into the distance "Goku, it's time I told you about the story of Bardock." ToeiFunimationAB GroupeMadman Entertainment Zarbon informs Frieza that a band of low-class Saiyans had taken over Kanassa in just a few days. [19] Bardock came in 28th place on Complex's list "A Ranking of All the Characters on 'Dragon Ball Z"; Sheldon Pearce notes that the character exists as a means to shed more light on Goku’s character. [3] During a routine incursion on the planet Kanassa in Bardock - The Father of Goku, one of its surviving inhabitants strikes Bardock, giving him its native precognition ability to see into the future in the process. During the assault, he succeeds in killing many of Frieza's minor soldiers to such an extent that Frieza, witnessing Bardock's actions with barely contained fury, orders for Zarbon to prepare his hoverpod for liftoff. [1] On the depiction of Bardock's bravery in Dragon Ball Super: Broly, director Tatsuya Nagamine explained in a January 2019 interview with V Jump that he considers the character to be the only Saiyan left who retains his people's pure nature, whereas the rest of the Saiyans have lost their original pride as a warrior race prior to the events of the film. Created by Toei Animation based on series protagonist Goku's visual design by franchise creator Akira Toriyama, he first appears in the animated television special Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku as its morally ambiguous protagonist. He witnesses the destruction of his race and must now do his best to stop Frieza’s impending massacre. Dragonball GT: A Hero's Legacy. 1 in Japan. Bardock: The Father of Goku: USA: Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku: USA (alternative title) Dragon Ball Z Special 1: The Father of Goku: World-wide (English title) Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku: See also. In the end, he was completely overpowered and destroyedby Frieza, along with Planet Vegeta and almost the entirety of his people. Bardock's signature ability is the "Final Spirit Cannon" (ファイナルスピリッツキャノン) or "Riot Javelin", an energy sphere attack. 1 in Japan. Running time Bardock takes a space pod home to planet vegeta. Bardock is the biological father of Goku. "A Final, Solitary Battle: The Father of Z-Warrior Son Gokū, Who Challenged Freeza") is the first Dragon Ball Z TV Special, which is an addition to the popular manga and anime series. Unfortunately none of the Saiyans really take him seriously. [5][6] Toriyama decided to have the character appear in the original manga. Super Dragon Ball Heroes: Universe Mission!! Dragon Ball Wiki is a FANDOM Anime Community. Frieza then emerges as one of Frieza's soldiers puts Bardock into a headlock, with the soldier releasing him, only for Bardock to give a speech on how the Saiyans are free from the tyrant, and then sending the Final Spirit Cannon to Frieza himself in a bid to avenge all those killed in the tyrant's name (and in the Japanese version, voices an interest in taking over the Frieza Force). Watch Now. Produced by Frieza, Zarbon and Dodoria contemplate the fate of the Saiyans due to the growing power of the species and decide to take action in order to avoid repercussions, as the Saiyans might pose a great threat to them in the future. The film ends with a montage of Goku's many heroic deeds on Earth, leading to his battle with Frieza. It has been changed to the more familiar "Bardock" in all recent DVD releases of this special, however other movies released as Double Features still use the "Burdock" spelling. Dragon Ball Z: Bardock – The Father of Goku (also known as Doragon Bōru Zetto: Tatta Hitori no Saishū Kessen ~Furīza ni Idonda Zetto Senshi Son Gokū no Chichi~; lit. It was also stated by the Daizenshuu that his power level was around 10,000 … [15][16] Kofi Outlaw, also from Comicbook.com, was of the view that Broly "created a lot of new room for a much more noble and (anti-)heroic version of Bardock to become part of the modern Dragon Ball series", and suggested that the character should be brought back into canon continuity in some form. Looking Back at it All: The Dragon Ball Z Year-End Show! Recent news reveals that the Saiyans' strength constantly grows after each battle. So Bardock would have no idea what it would look like, which is why he sees Goku staring down his first form. the group rests while talking about how Bardock has a new son, and while they think Selypais the mother, Bardock quickly shuts it down. Watch Now. See more ideas about Goku, Dragon ball z, Dragon ball. His life before his appearance in the special is unknown, but he is shown to lead his own squad into battle, and they are very successful in accomplishing assignments. However, in the anime, when Frieza speaks of the event in a flashback, it is shown that the men Bardock fought in the special were actually with him on an attack against Frieza, which is actually a dubbing error on Funimation's part. In this special it is shown that Bardock fights his way through Frieza's men to get to Frieza himself. Looking Back on the TV Show’s Climax, Dragon Ball Super: Broly x Tokyo Skytree Special Event, https://dragonball.fandom.com/wiki/Dragon_Ball_Z:_Bardock_-_The_Father_of_Goku?oldid=1933558, Bardock (Great Ape), Tora (Great Ape), Fasha (Great Ape), Borgos (Great Ape), and Shugesh (Great Ape) vs. Kanassan Commander, Demetrious, Toolo, and Kanassan warriors, Tora, Fasha, Borgos, and Shugesh vs. Dodoria and his elites. Garcia also claimed that Minus and Broly introduced several inconsistencies, such as Goku's difference in age between the aforementioned works. At the outset of the story, his son Kakarot, having just been born on Planet Vegeta, is being prepared to be sent to Earth in order to destroy all life on the planet. Distributed by Written by FUNimation released Bardock - The Father of Goku for VHS and DVD on January 31, 2001 in both edited and uncut forms. Bardock's visions are also somewhat symbolic than objective, meaning they usually don't have to look exactly like how they would transpire. Previously, the most we had seen of Bardock was in the Dragon Ball Z feature film, Bardock: The Father of Goku. Frieza voiced by Linda Young and 5 others . Gine, who makes her first series appearance, is convinced by Bardock to send their infant son, Kakarot, in a space pod to Earth, a planet far enough away to escape Frieza's interest, with a native population weak enough to pose no threat to Kakarot. Bardock, the father of Son Goku, can be a Saiyan soldier that was presented with the ability to see in the future by the past alien on a planet he simply destroyed. After the battle. Bardock voiced by Sonny Strait and 6 others . King-Kai began to tell Goku about his mother and father and how Bardock tried to change the future of Planet … This gives him the ability to see the destruction of Planet Vegeta, and almost the entire Saiyan race along with it, at the hands of their master, Frieza. Directed by Mitsuo Hashimoto, Daisuke Nishio. [5] In March 2018 Bardock was introduced into Dragon Ball FighterZ along with Broly as the game's first DLC characters. They then discuss how the Kayne are supposed to be psychics an… After a fateful encounter with an alien race that grants him clairvoyance, he discovers that Frieza planned to eradicate the entire Saiyan race and made a bold last stand. Watch Dragon Ball Z: Bardock – The Father of Goku (1990) full episodes online. It was re-released on August 5, 2011 as part of the Dragon Ball Z Special Selection along with The History of Trunks. Dodoria voiced by Chris Forbis and 4 others . Bardock has appeared in nearly 30 Dragon Ball video games, including substantial storyline roles in Dragon Ball Online as well as its spiritual successors Dragon Ball Xenoverse and Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2. Bardock (バーダック, Bādakku), Burdock in Viz Media's English manga translation, is a fictional character from the Dragon Ball media franchise. [14], Critical commentary of Bardock's role in the series, particularly his revised personality observed in Minus and Broly, drew comparisons to the Superman character Jor-El by multiple sources. 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