Schedule of Games & Activities

We update our calendar weekly! There are several types of tabletop adventures for you to explore, including specific game nights and gaming groups, events, and free classes geared for newbies.

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  • D&D 5e “Save Hammerdrier” (SEATS FULL) (12 – 3pm)
    12:00 pm-3:00 pm
    June 1, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    Rumblings deep beneath the Dwarven city of Hammerdrier warn of oncoming danger. The Druid council requests the help of a few adventurous souls to the meaning of all the seismic unrest in the kingdom. Can they stop the destruction in time?

    This is a D&D 5e Homebrew world game set in the created world of “Daytar Leamay”. It is a continuous campaign expected to last for many excellent months, if not a year of play.

    All seats are full for this game.

     

  • Warlords of Erehwon Escalation League (2 – 9pm)
    2:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 1, 2019

    Warlords of Erehwon Escalation League

    Warlords of Erewhon is a new fantasy skirmish game from Warlord Games that utilizes its signature order dice initiative system. Erewhon allows you to build a small warband using fantasy miniatures from any of your favorite brands.

    League and Player Info:

    The Escalation League begins on Saturday 6/1 at 2pm, and will run every other Saturday until 6/29. Players start with a 500 point list for the first week and will increase by 250 pts every other week. This allows you some time to get your armies built and painted.

    There is NO ENTRY FEE! Prizes will be awarded at the conclusion. Note, there will be several categories besides Best General!

    Registration:

    Registration deadline is Wed 5/29. You may sign up via our official Facebook Event post. If you’re not on social media, please contact Joe at the store to register — (916) 693-6604.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

2
  • D&D – Misty Harbor Campaign(SEATS FULL) (12-3pm)
    12:00 pm-3:00 pm
    June 2, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    All spots have been filled for this game.

    Description: The campaign is is set to start in Misty Harbor, a town experiencing disappearances, disturbing its welfare. Our players are the Heroes who respond to the call for aid sent out by the Mayor. The adventure mainly centers on the old tunnels and caves beneath, which hold secrets and terrors that were forgotten and perhaps accidentally awakened.

     

  • Age of Sigmar Gaming Group — Open Play (12-5pm)
    12:00 pm-5:00 pm
    June 2, 2019

    Age of Sigmar game day

    Age of Sigmar is a fantasy-based, melee and magic-oriented skirmish miniatures game within the Warhammer game system.

    Every Sunday is “open-play” day for the Age of Sigmar Gaming Group from 12-5pm, unless specified on the calendar to accommodate AoS tournaments. All are welcome to play, regardless of experience. Plus, if you’re new to Age of Sigmar, this group is always willing to teach new players!

    Join our Age of Sigmar Gamers Group on Facebook to communicate with fellow AoS enthusiasts, discuss aspects of the game, and find out what armies everyone will be bringing each Sunday.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

  • Intro to D&D (and RPGs) (12-3pm)
    12:00 pm-3:00 pm
    June 2, 2019

    A new D&D player learns about character creation in the free Intro to D&D class

    You must reserve a spot! There is a max of 5 people. Deadline to sign up is the Thursday before the class. Email rosie@theogresdengaming.com to sign up.


    This is an introductory class to learn how to play role-playing games (RPGs), with D&D (5th edition) as the main focus. Learn the basics — from game etiquette and mechanics, to character creation, types of dice, and more! This class is perfectly geared for those who have never played an RPG, have little experience, need a refresher, or would like to learn the 5th edition of D&D. Topics covered include:

    • Understanding DM vs. player roles
    • Basic rules of role-playing
    • How to play as your character
    • Character creation
    • The nuts and bolts of gameplay
    • How to use your character stats

    It is helpful to have a copy of the D&D Player’s Handbook, a set of polyhedral dice, and pen and paper to take notes.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

3
  • Closed Today
    All day
    June 3, 2019

    We are closed today. Please check the calendar to see which Mondays we will be open.

4
  • Minis Paint Night (6 – 9pm)
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 4, 2019

    Minis paint night figures

    Learn to paint your minis, or just gather with other miniature-enthusiasts for a creative night of painting. It’s a great chance to learn a new skill to add to your miniature painting arsenal and make those minis look outstanding on the battlefield!

    No need to reserve a spot for paint night. Join our Facebook group to get special announcements on hobby-related activities.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

5
6
  • Warhammer 40k Gaming Group (6 – 9pm)
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 6, 2019

    Warhammer 40k Thursday game night

    Warhammer 40k is a dystopian, sci-fi-themed miniature wargame set in the far future. This group meets every Thursday night for informal play (for 40k or Kill Team) and is open to all. We suggest you post what armies you’re bringing on our Facebook Group page (you must join to see all posts!).

    The group is a great way for newbies to learn and practice. It’s also ideal to play-test armies for tournaments. Want to learn how to play? Schedule a demo with Joe!

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

7
  • D&D 5e Game (SEATS FULL) (6 – 10pm)
    6:00 pm-10:00 pm
    June 7, 2019

    This D&D group is full.

     

  • D&D – Lost Mine of Phandelver (6-10pm)
    6:00 pm-10:00 pm
    June 7, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    The Lost Mine of Phandelver is the basis and inspiration for the home-brew setting of this D&D 5e campaign! Players will start in the port city of Neverwinter. You’ll explore your way through and make your way to the town of Phandolin to transport mining equipment that you’ve been hired to deliver.

     

  • BattleTech Game Night (6 – 11pm)
    6:00 pm-11:00 pm
    June 7, 2019

    BattleTech tabletop game

    BattleTech is a turn-based miniatures/boardgame set in the 31st century in which you use two 6 sided dice. You control a single BattleMech, or a lance of four mechs to battle against your opponent for control of the galaxy. Choose the House to represent and get your Mechs ready for the assault!

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

8
  • Bolt Action D-Day Event (11am – 7pm)
    11:00 am-7:00 pm
    June 8, 2019

    Bolt Action D-Day Event 2019

    This year marks the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day invasion in Europe. Our Bolt Action Event commemorating the occasion is the largest of the year. Spots fill quickly, so please be sure to sign up early!

    GENERAL INFO:

    Time: 11am – until completion, approximately 7pm
    Number of Players: 18-22
    Cost: $10.00 entry fee goes towards prizes for the top general at each board
    Food: $5.00 (separate from entry fee) towards food
    Registration: Last day to register is Wed 6/5. Please sign up via our official Facebook Event post (available soon) by indicating you are “Going”. If you don’t have Facebook, please contact Joe at the store at (916) 693-6604.


    PLAYER REQUIREMENTS:

    BEACH INVASION:

    -Germans-

    Use the Atlantic Wall list builder. Only 1 unit can be veteran. All others must be inexperienced or regular. Max 750 points per player unless the American/British beach landing player count is high. Points will then be adjusted.

    -U.S./British-

    Use the Normandy invasion list builder. Forces must be built to full strength or 1 under full strength. If you take armour vehicles (tanks, armored cars, large transports) they may not deploy until at least turn 3. There are objectives that need to be cleared before you can advance. Points must be between 1250-1500.

    AIRBORNE MISSIONS:

    Operation Tonga:

    -British or Canadian Airborne-

    750/1000 point list depending on how many players from the Normandy list builder. Restrictions are no tanks, transports, or armored vehicles with the exception of 1 jeep. No artillery allowed other than a light mortar or medium mortar. Only 1 artillery observer is allowed on the British/Canadian side.

    -Germans-

    750 point list from Normandy list builder. The only tanks allowed are Panzer IV or Stug III. No artillery except light or medium mortars and only one observer is allowed on the German side.

    Carentan:

    -US Airborne-

    750 to 1000 point list depending on how many players from the Normandy list builder. No vehicles or artillery with the exception of light and medium mortars. Only one artillery observer allowed on the US side.

    -Germans-

    750 point list from the Normandy list builder. The restrictions are the your troops must be Fallschirmjagers and have at least two squads of Ostruppen. The only tanks allowed are ones that have assault guns such as the Stuh 42. No artillery or other vehicles allowed and only one observer for the German side.


    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662
    (916) 693-6604

     

  • D&D Saturday Game (SEATS FULL) 2:30pm – 5:30pm
    2:30 pm-5:30 pm
    June 8, 2019

    Seats are filled for this D&D group.

9
  • Age of Sigmar Gaming Group — Open Play (12-5pm)
    12:00 pm-5:00 pm
    June 9, 2019

    Age of Sigmar game day

    Age of Sigmar is a fantasy-based, melee and magic-oriented skirmish miniatures game within the Warhammer game system.

    Every Sunday is “open-play” day for the Age of Sigmar Gaming Group from 12-5pm, unless specified on the calendar to accommodate AoS tournaments. All are welcome to play, regardless of experience. Plus, if you’re new to Age of Sigmar, this group is always willing to teach new players!

    Join our Age of Sigmar Gamers Group on Facebook to communicate with fellow AoS enthusiasts, discuss aspects of the game, and find out what armies everyone will be bringing each Sunday.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

10
  • Closed Today
    All day
    June 10, 2019

    We are closed today. Please check the calendar to see which Mondays we will be open.

11
  • Minis Paint Night (6 – 9pm)
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 11, 2019

    Minis paint night figures

    Learn to paint your minis, or just gather with other miniature-enthusiasts for a creative night of painting. It’s a great chance to learn a new skill to add to your miniature painting arsenal and make those minis look outstanding on the battlefield!

    No need to reserve a spot for paint night. Join our Facebook group to get special announcements on hobby-related activities.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

12
13
  • Warhammer 40k Gaming Group (6 – 9pm)
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 13, 2019

    Warhammer 40k Thursday game night

    Warhammer 40k is a dystopian, sci-fi-themed miniature wargame set in the far future. This group meets every Thursday night for informal play (for 40k or Kill Team) and is open to all. We suggest you post what armies you’re bringing on our Facebook Group page (you must join to see all posts!).

    The group is a great way for newbies to learn and practice. It’s also ideal to play-test armies for tournaments. Want to learn how to play? Schedule a demo with Joe!

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

14
  • D&D 5e – The Lost Isle of Vrom Atoll (SEATS FULL) (6pm)
    6:00 pm-10:00 pm
    June 14, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    An adventure beginning at 1st Level.

    Campaign Description: You’ve signed on as crew members of an expeditionary airship departing for the isle of Vrom Atoll. With captain Hester Stonehart an intrepid lead and entrepreneur and her crew; Jayna Harington Alchemist and medic, Tindeewizz Gearfizzle the expert engineer with his mechanical assistant S.E.G. and Shady Light the quartermaster. With the promise of coin and ancient artifact your journey begins, what secrets does the isle hold?

  • Song of Ice and Fire Gaming (6 – 11pm)
    6:00 pm-11:00 pm
    June 14, 2019

    A Song of Ice and Fire

    To which house of Westeros do you pledge your allegiance? Prove your loyalty and bring your fiercest army to battle every other Friday night! All are welcome to join.

    A Song of Ice and Fire

    Whether you are a fan of the books or the Game of Thrones TV series, A Song if Ice and Fire is rapidly becoming a popular miniatures game, which includes easy-to-learn game mechanics. Learn how to play and assemble your army based on your preferred combination of core and expansion units, such as Lannisters, Starks, Boltons, Night’s Watch, and more.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

  • D&D 5e Game (SEATS FULL) (6 – 10pm)
    6:00 pm-10:00 pm
    June 14, 2019

    This D&D group is full.

     

15
  • D&D 5e “Save Hammerdrier” (SEATS FULL) (12 – 3pm)
    12:00 pm-3:00 pm
    June 15, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    Rumblings deep beneath the Dwarven city of Hammerdrier warn of oncoming danger. The Druid council requests the help of a few adventurous souls to the meaning of all the seismic unrest in the kingdom. Can they stop the destruction in time?

    This is a D&D 5e Homebrew world game set in the created world of “Daytar Leamay”. It is a continuous campaign expected to last for many excellent months, if not a year of play.

    All seats are full for this game.

     

  • Warlords of Erehwon Escalation League (2 – 9pm)
    2:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 15, 2019

    Warlords of Erehwon Escalation League

    Warlords of Erewhon is a new fantasy skirmish game from Warlord Games that utilizes its signature order dice initiative system. Erewhon allows you to build a small warband using fantasy miniatures from any of your favorite brands.

    League and Player Info:

    The Escalation League begins on Saturday 6/1 at 2pm, and will run every other Saturday until 6/29. Players start with a 500 point list for the first week and will increase by 250 pts every other week. This allows you some time to get your armies built and painted.

    There is NO ENTRY FEE! Prizes will be awarded at the conclusion. Note, there will be several categories besides Best General!

    Registration:

    Registration deadline is Wed 5/29. You may sign up via our official Facebook Event post. If you’re not on social media, please contact Joe at the store to register — (916) 693-6604.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

16
  • D&D – Misty Harbor Campaign(SEATS FULL) (12-3pm)
    12:00 pm-3:00 pm
    June 16, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    All spots have been filled for this game.

    Description: The campaign is is set to start in Misty Harbor, a town experiencing disappearances, disturbing its welfare. Our players are the Heroes who respond to the call for aid sent out by the Mayor. The adventure mainly centers on the old tunnels and caves beneath, which hold secrets and terrors that were forgotten and perhaps accidentally awakened.

     

  • Age of Sigmar Gaming Group — Open Play (12-5pm)
    12:00 pm-5:00 pm
    June 16, 2019

    Age of Sigmar game day

    Age of Sigmar is a fantasy-based, melee and magic-oriented skirmish miniatures game within the Warhammer game system.

    Every Sunday is “open-play” day for the Age of Sigmar Gaming Group from 12-5pm, unless specified on the calendar to accommodate AoS tournaments. All are welcome to play, regardless of experience. Plus, if you’re new to Age of Sigmar, this group is always willing to teach new players!

    Join our Age of Sigmar Gamers Group on Facebook to communicate with fellow AoS enthusiasts, discuss aspects of the game, and find out what armies everyone will be bringing each Sunday.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

17
  • Closed Today
    All day
    June 17, 2019

    We are closed today. Please check the calendar to see which Mondays we will be open.

18
  • Minis Paint Night (6 – 9pm)
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 18, 2019

    Minis paint night figures

    Learn to paint your minis, or just gather with other miniature-enthusiasts for a creative night of painting. It’s a great chance to learn a new skill to add to your miniature painting arsenal and make those minis look outstanding on the battlefield!

    No need to reserve a spot for paint night. Join our Facebook group to get special announcements on hobby-related activities.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

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20
  • Warhammer 40k Gaming Group (6 – 9pm)
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 20, 2019

    Warhammer 40k Thursday game night

    Warhammer 40k is a dystopian, sci-fi-themed miniature wargame set in the far future. This group meets every Thursday night for informal play (for 40k or Kill Team) and is open to all. We suggest you post what armies you’re bringing on our Facebook Group page (you must join to see all posts!).

    The group is a great way for newbies to learn and practice. It’s also ideal to play-test armies for tournaments. Want to learn how to play? Schedule a demo with Joe!

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

21
  • D&D 5e Game (SEATS FULL) (6 – 10pm)
    6:00 pm-10:00 pm
    June 21, 2019

    This D&D group is full.

     

  • D&D – Lost Mine of Phandelver (6-10pm)
    6:00 pm-10:00 pm
    June 21, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    The Lost Mine of Phandelver is the basis and inspiration for the home-brew setting of this D&D 5e campaign! Players will start in the port city of Neverwinter. You’ll explore your way through and make your way to the town of Phandolin to transport mining equipment that you’ve been hired to deliver.

     

  • BattleTech Game Night (6 – 11pm)
    6:00 pm-11:00 pm
    June 21, 2019

    BattleTech tabletop game

    BattleTech is a turn-based miniatures/boardgame set in the 31st century in which you use two 6 sided dice. You control a single BattleMech, or a lance of four mechs to battle against your opponent for control of the galaxy. Choose the House to represent and get your Mechs ready for the assault!

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

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24
  • Closed Today
    All day
    June 24, 2019

    We are closed today. Please check the calendar to see which Mondays we will be open.

25
  • Minis Paint Night (6 – 9pm)
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 25, 2019

    Minis paint night figures

    Learn to paint your minis, or just gather with other miniature-enthusiasts for a creative night of painting. It’s a great chance to learn a new skill to add to your miniature painting arsenal and make those minis look outstanding on the battlefield!

    No need to reserve a spot for paint night. Join our Facebook group to get special announcements on hobby-related activities.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

26
27
  • Warhammer 40k Gaming Group (6 – 9pm)
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 27, 2019

    Warhammer 40k Thursday game night

    Warhammer 40k is a dystopian, sci-fi-themed miniature wargame set in the far future. This group meets every Thursday night for informal play (for 40k or Kill Team) and is open to all. We suggest you post what armies you’re bringing on our Facebook Group page (you must join to see all posts!).

    The group is a great way for newbies to learn and practice. It’s also ideal to play-test armies for tournaments. Want to learn how to play? Schedule a demo with Joe!

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

28
  • D&D 5e – The Lost Isle of Vrom Atoll (SEATS FULL) (6pm)
    6:00 pm-10:00 pm
    June 28, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    An adventure beginning at 1st Level.

    Campaign Description: You’ve signed on as crew members of an expeditionary airship departing for the isle of Vrom Atoll. With captain Hester Stonehart an intrepid lead and entrepreneur and her crew; Jayna Harington Alchemist and medic, Tindeewizz Gearfizzle the expert engineer with his mechanical assistant S.E.G. and Shady Light the quartermaster. With the promise of coin and ancient artifact your journey begins, what secrets does the isle hold?

  • Song of Ice and Fire Gaming (6 – 11pm)
    6:00 pm-11:00 pm
    June 28, 2019

    A Song of Ice and Fire

    To which house of Westeros do you pledge your allegiance? Prove your loyalty and bring your fiercest army to battle every other Friday night! All are welcome to join.

    A Song of Ice and Fire

    Whether you are a fan of the books or the Game of Thrones TV series, A Song if Ice and Fire is rapidly becoming a popular miniatures game, which includes easy-to-learn game mechanics. Learn how to play and assemble your army based on your preferred combination of core and expansion units, such as Lannisters, Starks, Boltons, Night’s Watch, and more.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

  • D&D 5e Game (SEATS FULL) (6 – 10pm)
    6:00 pm-10:00 pm
    June 28, 2019

    This D&D group is full.

     

29
  • D&D 5e “Save Hammerdrier” (SEATS FULL) (12 – 3pm)
    12:00 pm-3:00 pm
    June 29, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    Rumblings deep beneath the Dwarven city of Hammerdrier warn of oncoming danger. The Druid council requests the help of a few adventurous souls to the meaning of all the seismic unrest in the kingdom. Can they stop the destruction in time?

    This is a D&D 5e Homebrew world game set in the created world of “Daytar Leamay”. It is a continuous campaign expected to last for many excellent months, if not a year of play.

    All seats are full for this game.

     

  • Warlords of Erehwon Escalation League (2 – 9pm)
    2:00 pm-9:00 pm
    June 29, 2019

    Warlords of Erehwon Escalation League

    Warlords of Erewhon is a new fantasy skirmish game from Warlord Games that utilizes its signature order dice initiative system. Erewhon allows you to build a small warband using fantasy miniatures from any of your favorite brands.

    League and Player Info:

    The Escalation League begins on Saturday 6/1 at 2pm, and will run every other Saturday until 6/29. Players start with a 500 point list for the first week and will increase by 250 pts every other week. This allows you some time to get your armies built and painted.

    There is NO ENTRY FEE! Prizes will be awarded at the conclusion. Note, there will be several categories besides Best General!

    Registration:

    Registration deadline is Wed 5/29. You may sign up via our official Facebook Event post. If you’re not on social media, please contact Joe at the store to register — (916) 693-6604.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

30
  • Age of Sigmar Gaming Group — Open Play (12-5pm)
    12:00 pm-5:00 pm
    June 30, 2019

    Age of Sigmar game day

    Age of Sigmar is a fantasy-based, melee and magic-oriented skirmish miniatures game within the Warhammer game system.

    Every Sunday is “open-play” day for the Age of Sigmar Gaming Group from 12-5pm, unless specified on the calendar to accommodate AoS tournaments. All are welcome to play, regardless of experience. Plus, if you’re new to Age of Sigmar, this group is always willing to teach new players!

    Join our Age of Sigmar Gamers Group on Facebook to communicate with fellow AoS enthusiasts, discuss aspects of the game, and find out what armies everyone will be bringing each Sunday.

    Location:

    The Ogre’s Den Gaming
    8934 Greenback Ln. Ste 110
    Orangevale, CA 95662

     

  • D&D – Misty Harbor Campaign(SEATS FULL) (12-3pm)
    12:00 pm-3:00 pm
    June 30, 2019

    D&D books and a large D20 die

    All spots have been filled for this game.

    Description: The campaign is is set to start in Misty Harbor, a town experiencing disappearances, disturbing its welfare. Our players are the Heroes who respond to the call for aid sent out by the Mayor. The adventure mainly centers on the old tunnels and caves beneath, which hold secrets and terrors that were forgotten and perhaps accidentally awakened.

     

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Key of Event Categories

Orange = Regular gaming groups and game nights/days
Blue = Classes and activities
Green = Tabletop role-playing games
Pink = Special events, tournaments, and leagues
Yellow = Special store hours and events
Gray = Store closed

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