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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Debate with Timothy Lim on the Dave Elswick Show – Shane Plays Podcast Extra

shane plays podcast extra title into the spider-debate with timothy lim spider-man spider-verse 12-21-2018

Podcast Extra:
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Debate with Timothy Lim on the Dave Elswick Show

Highlights: Is Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse just a fun movie or a cultural attack jam packed with social conditioning and ideological dog whistles? Listen to a spirited discussion (in truth, more of a debate without formal rebuttals) between Shane and comics artist / bunny-lover-in-chief Timothy Lim as we each present our opposed perspectives. Includes some fun general movie discussion at the end. Recorded during the December 21, 2018 Dave Elswick Show on 101.1 FM The Answer in Little Rock.

Special thanks to Dave for the opportunity to podcast a portion of his show.

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D&D / RPG Skit: Not Your Garden Variety Giant Spider

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Jaime Jones – artpad.org

A D&D skit with legs.

How it happened: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey and Peter Coffey recently began asking for user submitted skits (or “sketches”) on the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk podcast, and they threatened — er, promised — to perform select submissions to the delight and edification of all and sundry.

I submitted the following piece, and to my pleasant surprise they performed it on Episode #26 – Top 10 Most Anticipated RPGs of 2019

If you’re an RPG fan, I really do recommend Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk podcast (and have done so often, even before I had content appear therein 😁). Morrus and Peter along with their editor Darryl Mott  do a great job providing current RPG news and discussion in an entertaining format.

Not Your Garden Variety Giant Spider

PHONE RINGING

Brian (answering): Roll Power RPG Hotline, now you’re rolling with power.

Brian: Brian speaking, how may I help you in your adventures today?

Caller: Erm, yes, well you see, spiders.

Brian: I’m sorry, did you say fighters or spiders?

Caller: Spiders. Eight legs, fangs, webs. Inordinately frightening.

Brian: Ah, right. Fearsome creatures of the arachnid persuasion. Not actually insects, you know?

Caller: Er, what?

Brian: Because of the amount of legs. You see–

Caller: Yes, yes, we know that. What we DON’t know is what we actually have here.

Brian: I’m sorry?

Caller: Well, the thing is we don’t actually know what we’ve just defeated and there’s no small amount of debate amongst the party.

Brian: Ah, Defeated Arachnid Antagonist Identification and Classification. Let me just check your account…. (humming) ah, excellent, you have the Electrum Package which includes that service at no extra charge.

Caller: (more to himself) I *knew* that would pay off, the cheapskates. *scoffs* “Anything above Copper Package is a ripoff”, indeed.

Brian: Indeed, sir. Now, tell me more if you you don’t mind.

Caller: Well, we’ve defeated some sort of spider creature and as I’ve said we’re not sure–

Muffled voice in background: Ask him if it’s an ettercap!

Caller (replying off phone): Listen I tell you it’s NOT an ettercap, but just to shut your annoying piehole…

Caller (to Brian): There’s no chance it’s an ettercap, is there?

Brian: Is it sort of a humanoid-spider hybrid?

Caller: Erm, no. Definitely 100% spider in shape and form.

Brian: Not an ettercap, then. Or as some say it an attercop. Although there’s some dispute as to what they are, most scholars agree an ettercap is–

Caller (talking off phone): He says its not an ettercap. Now will you shut up about it?

Muffled voice in background: What about a phase spider? Those are cool.

Caller (talking off phone): I’m not asking him that. Did it phase at all while we were fighting it? Well, did it? Now go help Barak with the ropes and harnesses to the horses.

Brian: Right. Ok, next question: how big is the spider?

Caller: Oh, it’s big all right. We all agree it’s a giant spider but can’t agree on whether it’s your garden variety giant spider or something else.

Brian: Can you give me an idea of how big?

Caller: Well, I mean, big. Really big. It–

Brian: Wait. Sir, did you say something about ropes and harnesses and horses a moment ago?

Caller: Yes. They’re rigging it all up right now.

Brian: And are these ropes and harnesses and horses… for the spider corpse?

Call: Well, yes. We’ve had to unhitch our wagon and get the horses sort of harnessed to the spider, it’s too big for the wagon you see. How else are we going to get it back into town for the bragging rights? That’s why we want to know exactly what it is, for the plaque on the statue they’ll erect for us. We’re all betting we’ll get a nice big statue.

Brian (sounding worried): Sir, I don’t think you’re actually dealing with a spider.

Caller: What, what do you mean? It’s obviously a spider.

Brian: Well, yes, I understand it has the *aspect* of a spider but I think you’re dealing with an ancient dark entity in arachnid form. It’s rare, but it *does* happen.

Caller: Oh, EXCELLENT.

Caller (talking off phone): It’s even better than we thought, you lot. He says it’s not a spider but an ancient dark entity in spider form. That statue just got bigger I bet!

Muffled voice: Which ancient dark entity? You know, for the plaque.

Caller: Er, any idea of knowing which ancient dark entity in spider form we have on our hands, so to speak?

Brian: Sir, I am legally required to say at this point that it’s the Roll Power RPG Hotline’s best advice that you end this translocation communication spell and leave the vicinity of the spider corpse immediately… although I rather doubt it’s a corpse.

Caller: What?? That’s ridiculous. It’s dead. You poor corporate sods and your lawyers, always so jumpy. Anyway, understood. Now, which entity is it? For the plaque, you know.

Brian (sighing): Well, chances are high that it’s either (making reading noises briefly), right, either the primordial Ungoliant that most ancient of spiders known as the Gloomweaver, her offspring Shelob also known as Her Ladyship, or the goddess Lolth the Dark Mother, Mother of Lusts, The Lady of Chaos, Queen of the Demonweb Pits.

Caller: Fantastic! What a statue this will be! So how do we narrow it down?

Brian: Sir, I really–

Caller: Yes, yes, you’re legally covered. You’ve told me. Please continue.

Brian: Well, are you in a Tolkien setting, or a Dungeons & Dragons setting like the Forgotten Realms? Hopefully it’s not homebrew.

Caller (absolutely flummoxed): What?

Brian: Hm. Let’s try it this way. Are your little plump folks with hairy feet called hobbits or halflings?

Caller: Halflings. Annoying buggers but good at sneaking.

Brian: Do you call giant underground fire demons with flaming whips balors or balrogs?

Caller: Search me, never heard of either.

Brian: Probably for the best. OK… are your wizards regular folk who studied for a long time to learn how to cast spells, or are they a small group of mysterious doombringers who show up and meddle during important events and who may not in fact be mortal beings at all?

Caller (talking off phone): Eh, Zyrtec, are you a regular guy who studied to learn how to cast spells or are you part of a small group of mysterious doombringers who show up and meddle during important events and who may not in fact be mortal beings at all?

Muffled voice: Studied. Well, partied a lot, too, but went to wizard school and got my degree. Made my mom proud. Those other guys are in a book about rings and dragons. We had it in a class.

Caller: The first kind.

Brian: Right, well you’re not in a Tolkien setting then.

Caller: Which means..?

Brian: Which means if you’re not in a homebrew campaign then it’s Lolth most likely. She’s an evil goddess, real nasty one. You really should–

Caller (talking off phone): He says it’s something called a Lolth! No, I don’t know how to spell it. Hey, what’s wrong with that cleric?

Brian: Did you happen to fight any other creatures or humanoids in this encounter?

Caller: Yeah, bunch of weird looking elves with a spider fetish. They seemed more scared of that big beastie than us but tried to protect it.

Brian: Listen, you really should end this translocation communication spell and run. Assuming you’re on the prime material plane–

Caller: Ah, not sure where that is. If it helps we just wrapped up the Caves of Chaos, said our goodbyes to the Keep on the Borderlands (nice folks, really), and set off for the Isle of Dread because we hear it’s the hip new spot with something called “wilderness adventures”.

Brian: How in the world have you encountered Lolth??? Does your DM even understand– you know what, it doesn’t matter. You’re on the prime material plane. If you had truly defeated Lolth, she would have disappeared because you banished her back to the Abyss. Not that you would actually be able to defeat her if I’m guessing your level correctly.

Caller: What exactly are you saying here? No statue?

Brian: Forget the statue. She’s toying with you because she’s bored. You need to–

Caller: Ah, this service is rubbish. I called for advice not for you to act like a hysterical grandmother. We’re downgrading to the Copper Package right after we end this spell.

(small pause)

Caller: Wait.

Brian: What? What???

Caller: Those evil red eyes just opened. And now there’s a… is that a woman’s face???

Brian: Oh no.

Caller: Erm. Ha. Well. Ha. Any advice?

Brian: Frankly, if you don’t happen to have a Phial of Galadriel handy I’d leg it, mate.

Caller: OK, I see, thanks. Wait, was that a… pun? Did you actually— AAARGHhhh*

Muffled voice: Does this mean we’re not getting a statue?

LINE GOES DEAD

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Yule All Be Sorry! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 170

geek christmas podcast shane plays podcast title 12-22-2018Podcast version of the Shane Plays Geek Talk radio show from 12/22/2018:
Yule All Be Sorry!

Highlights: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Review! What is Santa’s D&D alignment? Peace on Earth. Again with the pickle. The definitive answer to whether Die Hard is a Christmas movie! Penny Marshall (“Laverne”) tribute. Plus all the usual nonsense & tomfoolery and a surprise appearance by Shane’s family!

Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1 PM Central on 101.1 FM The Answer in Little Rock. It can also be heard online at 1011fmtheanswer.com  and on the Tune In Radio app and iHeart Radio apps. Call in at 501-823-0965 or tweet @ShanePlays during the show!

Listen to the Shane Plays podcast on iTunes, Google Play Music, SoundCloud & Stitcher (plus other fine podcast directories) after the live show.

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SHOW NOTES

Intro song from “Fairytale of New York” by The Pogues

Laverne & Shirley theme song:
“Making Our Dreams Come True”, performed by Cyndi Grecco

Penny Marshall Wikipedia entry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penny_Marshall

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse on Rotten Tomatoes
https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/spider_man_into_the_spider_verse/

Die Hard on Rotten Tomatoes
https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/die_hard

Christmas pickle
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_pickle

What alignment is Santa?
Reddit thread:
https://www.reddit.com/r/rpg/comments/a7znvb/what_alignment_is_santa_claus/

Peace on Earth
Luke 2: 1-14 (NASB)
https://my.bible.com/bible/100/LUK.2.nasb

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Tabletop Game Talk & Gift Ideas With Game Goblins! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 169

tabletop game talk and gift ideas with game goblins shane plays podcast title 12-15-2018Podcast version of the Shane Plays Geek Talk radio show from 12/15/2018:
Tabletop Game Talk & Gift Ideas With Game Goblins!

Highlights: Josh Wilhelmi joins to talk tabletop gaming trends, game gifts and stocking stuffers for Christmas, his love of Warhammer 40K and its lore, and upcoming gaming events at Game Goblins! Plus geek news and the usual nonsense and tomfoolery including… what does a pickle have to do with Christmas???

Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1 PM Central on 101.1 FM The Answer in Little Rock. It can also be heard online at 1011fmtheanswer.com  and on the Tune In Radio app and iHeart Radio apps. Call in at 501-823-0965 or tweet @ShanePlays during the show!

Listen to the Shane Plays podcast on iTunes, Google Play Music, SoundCloud & Stitcher (plus other fine podcast directories) after the live show.

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SHOW NOTES

Podcast zinger is from:
FOR THE EMPEROR | Warhammer 40k: Space Marine
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2o-LmI3ki

Christmas pickle
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_pickle

Magic Esports 2019: $10 Million Up For Grabs | Wizards.com
https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/news/magic-esports-2019

Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Podcast
#26 Top 10 Most Anticipated RPGs of 2019
*Features a skit Shane wrote!
https://morrus.podbean.com/e/26-top-10-most-anticipated-rpgs-of-2019/

California election resolved with Dungeons & Dragons dice | Polygon
https://www.polygon.com/2018/12/14/18141183/california-election-dungeons-and-dragons-dice-d20


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Secrets of Blackmoor: The True History of Dungeons & Dragons – Shane Plays Podcast Extra

Secrets of Blackmoor the True History of Dungeons & Dragons with Griff 12-19-2018 title image

Shane Plays Podcast Extra:
Secrets of Blackmoor: The True History of Dungeons & Dragons

Accidental gaming historian M. Griffith (“Griff”) discusses the Secrets of Blackmoor documentary, a five year project involving 10 cities, 200 hours of interviews, and 20,000 photos and documents. Dungeons & Dragons was famously co-created by Dave Arneson & Gary Gygax, but what part did Arneson and his gaming group play in the creation of tabletop role playing itself? There’s more to the story than you know!

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Show Notes

Secrets of Blackmoor Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/secretsofblackmoor/secrets-of-blackmoor-the-true-history-of-dungeons

“The GaryCon Draft” – 35 minutes of Secrets of Blackmoor
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lC4qH-Psvpc

The Blackmoor Archives – Dave Arneson’s Blackmoor Discussion Forum
https://blackmoor.mystara.net/forums/

OD&D Discussion forum
http://odd74.proboards.com/

Dragonsfoot Forums
https://www.dragonsfoot.org/forums/

Empire (PLATO) – Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empire_(PLATO)

dnd (video game) – Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dnd_(video_game)

TOPICS COVERED include (but are not limited to):

  • This documentary is NOT Dave Arneson vs. Gary Gygax. It’s the story of what happened before they met with Arneson and his gaming group.
  • The vital role of Dave Arneson (and his gaming group) in the creation of D&D / fantasy roleplaying
  • Preconceptions, misconceptions and headcanon
  • Is it Gee-gax or Gy-gax?
  • Difference in difficulty / sense of accomplishment between old school and new school tabletop RPGs
  • The “Strategos Connection”: Strategos military training wargame book from 1880 and its connection to Dave Arneson’s gaming group
  • David Wesley’s Braunstein style miniatures wargaming (pre-Blackmoor proto fantasy roleplaying)
  • How direct is the connection between Chainmail and Dungeons & Dragons?
  • Is a sapper tunnel a proto-dungeon?
  • David McGary’s Dungeon! Boardgame
  • Tonisborg, the oldest still existing dungeon map set (publicly known, anyway)
  • Griff’s desired death rate percentage per session as DM
  • Is it possible to define what a roleplaying game is?
  • Hipster D&D
  • Where did the Tolkien influence on Dungeons & Dragons come from?
  • Would RPGs have exploded into pop culture without Gary Gygax / TSR?
  • What types of cons do Shane and Griff prefer?

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Comics Writer Mike Baron! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 168

comics writer mike baron shane plays podcast title 12-8-2018Podcast version of the Shane Plays Geek Talk radio show from 12/8/2018:
Comics Writer Mike Baron!

Highlights: Eisner award-winning comics and novel writer Mike Baron (known for such comic books as Nexus, The Badger, Punisher, Star Wars, The Flash) joins to talk his “Bad Road Rising” biker action novel series, a heartwarming (no, really) book about a dog called Disco, and upcoming comics projects Off Worlder, The Wraith, Q-Ball and NEW (yes, new) Nexus material! Plus geek news and the usual tomfoolery.

Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1 PM Central on 101.1 FM The Answer in Little Rock. It can also be heard online at 1011fmtheanswer.com  and on the Tune In Radio app and iHeart Radio apps. Call in at 501-823-0965 or tweet @ShanePlays during the show!

Listen to the Shane Plays podcast on iTunes, Google Play Music, SoundCloud & Stitcher (plus other fine podcast directories) after the live show.

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SHOW NOTES

Podcast zinger is from:
Avengers Endgame Trailer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hA6hldpSTF8

Mike Baron’s books at Liberty Island Press:
https://libertyislandmag.com/author/mike-baron/

Mike’s Amazon author page:
https://www.amazon.com/Mike-Baron/e/B004N7W25W/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1544724720&sr=8-2-ent

Mike’s personal website:
http://www.bloodyredbaron.net/

Captain Marvel Trailer #2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LHxvxdRnYc

Avengers 4 Endgame Trailer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hA6hldpSTF8

SECRETS of BLACKMOOR: The True History of Dungeons & Dragons Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/secretsofblackmoor/secrets-of-blackmoor-the-true-history-of-dungeons/description

Patrick Stewart’s Jean-Luc Picard ‘Star Trek’ Series Will Debut at End of 2019, David Nevins Says | The Wrap
https://www.thewrap.com/patrick-stewarts-jean-luc-picard-star-trek-series-will-debut-end-2019-david-nevins-says/

Scientists ate Legos to see how long it takes to poop them out | BGR
https://bgr.com/2018/11/27/lego-head-poop-science-research-pediatrics


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KeyForge Starter Set Unboxing & First Look (Unique Deck Game)

Unboxing and first look at the cards and material components of the KeyForge: Call of the Archons unique deck game Starter Set from Fantasy Flight Games (designed by Magic: The Gathering creator Richard Garfield). This isn’t an in-depth overview of how to play, but it does have: One-handed unboxing stunts! Thrills! Spills! The pathos! The drama! Entertainment abounds!

KeyForge info from Fantasy Flight Games:

Enter a world where anything is possible in KeyForge! In the center of the universe hangs the Crucible, an artificial world built from the pieces of countless planets. Here, in the world’s first Unique Deck Game, created by legendary designer Richard Garfield, two players step into the roles of mighty Archons, racing to forge keys that unlock the Crucible’s hidden Vaults.

Leading their diverse teams, filled with followers from three of the Crucible’s great Houses, the Archons must gather Æmber, stave off their opponent’s progress, and ultimately be the first to open a Vault and gain its incredible knowledge. With a vast array of creatures, artifacts, and abilities and over 104 quadrillion possible decks, every deck is completely one-of-a-kind, and no two battles will ever be the same!

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So That Ending, Huh? Netflix’s The Haunting of Hill House Final Episode Explained

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Confused, upset or just curious about the final episode of Netflix’s The Haunting of Hill House? This should help explain where it came from (and why it wasn’t as sudden of a change as it seemed).

I was very much anticipating Hill House’s tenth and closing episode not just because the series has been an amazing example of television storytelling, but also because of several comments I’ve read about it being very different from the rest of the series.

Some people seemed deeply affected emotionally, others instead surprised (startled?) and bemused by a drastic change in tone. 

Having finally watched it, I feel for the most part it stayed close-ish to the show’s already established tone. True, Hill House itself was less outright scary and there were no moments of primal terror or even any major jump scares… but there were still dismal, Gothic gloom, creepy ghosts, and a heavy sacrifice required to allow those that would survive, to survive.

It was no sudden bowl of sappy syrup (as I was starting to expect).

That is, until about the final 6 minutes. Without going further into detail, suffice it to say that not only did the entire tone change drastically, but they completely altered the underlying spirit (sorrynotsorry) of Shirley Jackson’s book (which has often been called the best modern haunted house story written).

Normally I would be nonplussed by this and feel like a cheap and clumsy trick had been pulled on the viewer, yet if you haven’t read the book it’s important to understand the creators changed the entire nature of things in their adaptation from the very beginning.

It’s only in those last few minutes that they stop even trying to disguise it.

Hill House the novel is about a freaking literally insane house that has a history of alleged supernatural events as well as being cleverly designed to mess with peoples’ sense of physical reality. Four strangers spend a week there to investigate it’s paranormal aspects.

One guest is somewhat delusional and open to possession (or a delusional telekinetic, or a mixture of the two) and off we go. On an aside, analysis of the novel often debates whether Hill House was actually haunted. I tend to think the novel version’s Hill House *is* haunted, it just “likes” or is highly activated by Eleanor in some way.

Hill House the Netflix series is about a broken family in need of healing first and a haunted house story second.

The Crain family we get to know in the TV show is almost completely an invention of the show creators, with some bits of the book’s characters, dialogue, and narration sprinkled in throughout.

In fact it can be argued the TV version’s Hill House and related supernatural events are just metaphors for dysfunction in family relationships and personal choices. It is also the story of a father giving everything to protect his kids at the cost of them disrespecting him at best and outright despising him at worst because they don’t see or believe the big picture and it’s impossible to tell them.

Let’s look at the opening and closing of each version:

The Novel

Opening:
…silence lay steadily against the wood and stone of Hill House, and whatever walked there, walked alone.

Closing:
…silence lay steadily against the wood and stone of Hill House, and whatever walked there walked alone.

The circle is unbroken. The evil of Hill House continues unchanged as always.

There was no family dynamic, just four strangers in a dangerous house.

Netflix

Opening:
Silence lay steadily against the wood and stone of Hill House. And whatever walked there… walked alone.

Closing:
Silence lay steadily against the wood and stone of Hill House. And those who walk there… walk together.

The circle (for the Crain family) is broken. Hope and light arrive.

Hill House itself finishes the Netflix series almost (actually?) as a place of refuge.

I tend to agree with something I read a while back… the Netflix version is This Is Us meets The Haunting of Hill House. If I go with that, I can also accept that it has a different overall thesis and end goal from the source material.

With a different storytelling intent, I can live with how the Neflix version ends, at the same time acknowledging it is an abrupt and arguably confusing tonal and narrative pivot in those final minutes.

Sword Coast Legends

Let’s Play Sword Coast Legends Story Mode #50

Into the Underdark! First stop: the Forlorn Cliffs and associated puzzling magic portals as we search for Tezzarea’s camp. Those quasits were tougher than we expected. Umber hulks, hook horrors, and *oops* we pulled on Fletcher a just a tad too hard.

This a let’s play of the single player campaign of Sword Coast Legends.

Set in the lush and vibrant world of the Forgotten Realms, Sword Coast Legends offers an all-new way to enjoy the time-tested magic of playing Dungeons & Dragons as a shared storytelling experience. With a deep narrative developed by a team of long-time industry veterans and a partnership with Wizards of the Coast, the single player campaign of Sword Coast Legends brings the world of Faerûn home like never before.

https://swordcoast.com/

shane plays podcast extra title Spectaculars RPG with Rodney Thompson of Scratchpad Publishing 11-4-2018

Spectaculars RPG with Rodney Thompson of Scratchpad Publishing – Shane Plays Podcast Extra

shane plays podcast extra title Spectaculars RPG with Rodney Thompson of Scratchpad Publishing 11-4-2018

Podcast Extra:
Spectaculars RPG with Rodney Thompson of Scratchpad Publishing

Highlights: Interview with Rodney Thompson about the new Spectaculars superhero RPG from Scratchpad Publishing! Plus: What’s Rodney reading right now? What the heck is Neon City Outlaws? What are the design differences between Dusk City Outlaws and Spectaculars?

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