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Would any of the BAR Variants or any such prototype semi-automatic rifle be worth replacing the Garand prior to the onset of WW2?

What would have been the best gun to give every GI before even anyone was shipped out? Would this have made the war easier?
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Why is the FAL so good?
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>>65235504
>sci fi guns
I've always wondered; how effective would it be to turn a guns scope into a cyber eye wired into the shooters brain?
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>>65241227
The XM25 was an airburst weapon, so every launcher and every round was packed with some expensive computerized goodness. The Chinese launchers are just low pressure guns firing big ol boolets, and unlike the XM25 or PAW-20 is mostly intended to be fired off a bipod and therefore is not packed full of hard to manufacture recoil reduction. So the whole setup has got to be pretty cheap, enough to make "one in every squad" easily viable even for China.

Places like Pakistan and Chinese client states in Africa already use the things.
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>>65242678
>already a pig
Nigger it was fine.
It wasn't overgassed to hell or as exposed like the G43 or a bitch to disassemble like the SVT and at the time where it was encouraged to only have a couple of magazines and reload using stripper clips it's enbloc system was more than enough and faster.
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>>65241362
>LMCO pays people to browse an imagination game image board
Fuck, you're stupid.

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Bushiroad Cardgames General 50

We are here I guess edition

Last thread: >>65133090

Come and discuss Vanguard, Buddyfight, Weiss, or any other games/properties Bushiroad owns.

Pastebin: https://pastebin.com/QxKQRhrQ
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Any Leafs? Where tf do I buy vanguard and buddyfight cards?
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>>65245442
They wanted to kill all hope for Cosmolord
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>>65246627
Cosmo lord will be the first 13k no text accel G3.
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Anime watcher here

How good is Pale moon in the new format?

Also, Asaka is bae

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNIifEqDMag
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>>65247036
They're not that good, but still a fun deck to play

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Post warbands
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>>65246960
I wholeheartedly agree. All I want now is to play a small warband of chaos warriors and marauders, and the occasional mutants, led by a demon.
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>>65246953
What comics?
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>>65246927
oh, these are fucking oldschool and I love them.
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>>65247064
Yeah, I already like kill-team (being a new person introduced to table top) so I love all skirmish games and would love to have where I could make my own stuff for fantasy, AoS, 40k or some other similar universe
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>>65247079
I know it for Cronicals de la Luna Negra or Chronicles of the Black Moon, its a French comic tough, so good luck finding the translated version.

Saint Patty's Day Edition

Last Thread: >>65181433

For all your questions on Dark Heresy, Rogue Trader, Deathwatch, Black Crusade, Only War, and Wrath & Glory.

Book Repositories (If you're planning to download any Rogue Trader materials, read the .txt file in the RT directory)
https://mega.nz/#F!Pl0UgbJa!vDtTXMKnvZ26fUbuw4X9tg

There is a Homebrew Megafolder option in above MEGA directory containing several things.

40K RPG tools, a site that contains stats or references for almost all weapons, armor and NPCs/adversaries in the FFG games.
http://www.40krpgtools.com/

40k RPG Combined Armory (v6.48.161023), containing every piece of gear in all five FFG lines.

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>>65235053
>>65193276

How do I get the Grimdark vibe for this adventure?
I never GMd a 40k game and I want to get the vibe right!
Help me, bros!
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>>65243800

I don't recall if the FFG games rules for minis but WaNG has rules for minis in the core and my group has been using them in our sessions.

It's pretty neato, we've even been using the Kill team rogue trader map as our homebase.
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How would a typical DarkHeresy party lure some vicious Eldar Corsairs in a trap to kill their leader and save their very important prisoners?
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With Booty of course.
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>>65245205
No.

Is that grimdark enough for you?

I’ve been playing Fate/GO lately, and I was wondering, is there any system that would work well for creating Servant/Servant-based characters, or just characters based off of the Nasuverse in general? Does anyone have any idea what systems would work best for that, if any? Would FATE or Exalted work? PbtA? How would the system need to be modded?
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>>65159822
>The Nasuverse is STILL only Fateshit
Get some taste and read the real shit of the Nasuverse, like Tsukihime.
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>>65242489
Demi-servant marshmallow
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>>65246553
How about instead of insulting OP you actually contribute to the thread. There are plenty of people in here talking about the non-Fate parts of the Nasuverse.
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Just wait for the upcoming fate tabletop from DW.
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>>65246862
Wasn’t that a board game, not a tabletop?
Also, only confirmed to be in japanese?

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They appeared out of the blue in modern world how would the different modern society would react which part of the world would accept them, which ones would try to hunt them considering that they come in peace and are trying to adapt as long it does not affect their prime directive.
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>>65246985
Knowing irl humans?
Everyone calls a holy war to genocide them and/or enslave them. That's kinda what we already do to each other so a nonhuman would be getting it worse.
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>>65246985
The west , and other stable non retard nations would accept them, somewhat, elsewhere they either get worshiped as gods or hunted to extinction by savages.
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Why do we have a monster girl general if it doesn't contain shit?
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OP is actually a monster girl trying to gauge humanity's potential reaction.
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>>65246985
Plague of gripes wouldn't have to be alone anymore.

If going first is such a big advantage in chess, why don't we have any handicap rule for the player going second?
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Because there are no participation trophies for losers.
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>>65246440
There often are, and how the fuck is that related to balancing the game you retard?
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>>65245438
Because chess is limited in what you can do to give a handicap. There are no points to gain, cards to draw, or resources to develop. The obvious handicap would be to remove a piece from the player going first, which would be huge.
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>>65245438
you're meant to play twice, once as black and once as white.
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>>65247060
And what if white wins both times? You just call it a draw or play two more games?
>>65246954
You could probably try something related to movement, like white pawns only moving one field or being unable to perform en passant during the opening turns.

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>What is Shadow of the Demon Lord?:
Shadow of the Demon Lord is a horror-fantasy tabletop adventure game that presents a world standing on the brink of annihilation. In this game, you and your friends play characters charged with fighting back against the spreading evil, whether that involves tracking down potent relics, exploring ancient faerie ruins, journeying into Hell to bargain with the Devil, or battling demons and the cultists who summon them.

>Trove Link:
Snip <dot> li /SotDL

>Reference Table:
https://schwalbentertainment.com/play-aids/shadow-of-the-demon-lord-reference-tables/

>FAQ (WIP)
https://pastebin.com/Uc9UEdey

>Occult Philosophy Kickstarter:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/432417423/shadow-of-the-demon-lord-occult-philosophy


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>>65243286
To add onto this, it really depends on the rolls and how smart the GM plays the nymph (which should be very smart considering they have 17 int). They could die in one round of attacks, or they could never take a scratch at all.
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>>65241737
>>65242754
>>65243175
Monstrous Mein has bears doing 1d6 on attack roll 20+ if the +13 is too extreme for you
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Compelled status description says that the spell user can "force" the creature to do something. Does forcing mean that he has to use another action after casting the spell to send an order, or is that free? Also, how would you rule if the order was to inflict self harm?
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>>65246001
I think just speaking commands, a free action, works.
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>>65241737
Bears are godless killing machines, it's the only logical conclusion.

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Special Delivery!

Android: Netrunner General - /anrg/


>What is Android: Netrunner?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAslVfZ9p-Y [Embed]

>How to play Android: Netrunner (TeamCovenant)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vvRwynAp5tI&list=PLmHifZPFC_JvQZA4qgdAQEarHAJKjkbhA [Embed]

>Where to play it online (replace spaces with dots):
Jinteki net

Try "Why I Run", great for prospective Runners looking for a hands-on demo on how Running works (replace spaces with dots):

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>>65182501
I'd say it's arguable.

People use Dr. Lovegood to get rid of the Always Be Running directive before.

Find the Truth, and Neutralize All Threats are good for accesses, but Neutralize All Threats has the drawback of a mandatory trash.

Always Be Running has the benefit of breaking ONE subroutine at the cost of the [Click], [Click]. But it also has the drawback of mandatory running first [Click].

Safety First reduces your hand-size by 2 (thereby making it a 3-grip size), which is horrible in a world of Anasi, Obokata Protocol, and the like. But has the benefit of drawing ONE card at the end of your turn if you're < 3 (or higher if you install Beach Party/etc. that raises your hand-size).

Honestly, my original assessment I feel is still apt: Most folks with Adam Decks that didn't do Dr. Lovegood used Independent Thinking (trash up to 5 cards, draw 1 card for each trashed card) to get rid of the hamstringing cards (Safety First, Always Be Running) in the Data and Destiny era.

So, I feel outside of Find the Truth (the straight up busted Directive) getting rid of Adam's other three (main directives) with the exception of like Neutralize All Threats actually BENEFITS Adam if you build around the fact that he won't have his directives.


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>>65184931
All I'm saying is that Game Over's art is lazy. There's others like it that are just as bad.

Az McCaffery, Lat, and Chisel and a few other of the Network ones are alright. Nothing amazing, but serviceable.

But ones like Pelangi, Rejig, the Jinteki ID (especially this one!) are like "how the hell did this get past their quality check?"

Pelangi and the Jinteki ID in particular look like they were finalized at a lower resolution than the cards needed because they're blurry as hell.
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>>65216045
>dat ass
Surprise to see official nudity, to be honest. And purposely vague and cant really tell if that's a woman or the guy is gay
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>>65246762
Apex should be allowed to play Faust as his restricted card. Make him go all in on self-cannibalization because at the moment he has no focus at all, half his cards want him eating his board and the other half want him eating the corp's but they don't synergize with each other at all. It's not like he's got the influence to add anything too broken to go along with Faust.
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>>65247076
I could see a Faust-alike as an Apex card, for sure

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Hello, I'm Techbaron and a little over a month ago myself and the rest of team at Five Element Press promised an update to our own streamlined and updated rules for the Legends of the Wulin system. We have finished that update and you can download it for yourself at the following link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GLXvVOQ8bz7BgK_SsPtF4l8zVxPIZov8/view?usp=sharing
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Where can I actually find the core book for this?
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>>65242647
It's on DriveThruRPG, but we're pretty sure no money from there will go to the original authors anymore because of a lot of shady legal issues with a Chinese company that "bought" the rights and such. That being said, I'm sure you're a resourceful anon. Life, as it were, finds a way.
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>we're pretty sure no money from there will go to the original authors anymore because of a lot of shady legal issues with a Chinese company that "bought" the rights and such.
The same is true (with the same shady company) for Nobilis 3e, by the way.
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Space Battles Edition

What is /awg/?
A thread to talk about minis and games which fall between the cracks, or peoples' homebrew wargames. The Historical Wargames General doesn't entertain fantasy (for good reason) and the other threads are locked to very specific games, so this thread isn't tied to a game, or a genre, let's talk about fun wargames.

Any scale, any genre, any company, any minis. Skirmishers welcome. Rules designers welcome.


> Examples of games that qualify
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_miniature_wargames
OnePage Rules, Mighty Armies, Dragon Rampant, Of Gods and Mortals, Frostgrave, Ghost Archipelago, Hordes of the Things, Songs of Blades and Heroes, Freebooter's Fate, Dark Age, Beyond the Gates of Antares, LotR and anything that doesn't necessarily have a dedicated thread (gorkamundheim).

> Places to get minis
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1D2DbNJ2mYAUxh5P9Pq9NZqS5tXHGn0i2JhZchEwbA2I/edit?usp=sharing
https://www.dakkadakka.com/dakkaforum/posts/list/373197.page

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>>65244454
I would say so, yeah.
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OK, Here it is, my latest attempt at slimming down these four Warbands. I think this should be decent enough for a demo.
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>>65246880

You're not trolling me any more, thanks.
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>>65246942
Wait, are you saying this is finally good enough, or are you saying you refuse to look at the doc because the past few docs were so bad?
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How would you guys say ASOBAH compares with the following:

Goalsystem Delves
Broadsword Adventures
Thud and Blunder

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Unapologetic cosmic beings of immense metaphysical power edition.
How do you like Aminatou 1.0 design? Why do you think it wasn't allowed to be printed on a card?
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>>65243392
I feel like going too creepy also didn't quite work with the character they had planned for it. They didn't really write Aminatou as evil or sinister so much as just generally kind of weird and spooky. Also the decision to include the fishnet floating thing was a good idea, it really makes her look unearthly, and kind of looks like the wings of the moths around her.
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It's kind of ironic how Urza got erased from history. Only his robot son's entry mentions him, and almost nothing about the other oldwalkers. As a kid I used to wonder who they all were, not having access to the lore.
I can't think of any of the new characters that are interesting enough to pick up their books.
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>>65242359
I still don't know where it was said that Aminatou is so powerful.
Yes, changing fate is a great power, but it was never stated HOW powerful she is and how far he power reaches.

>>65245045
Well, in Dominaria set at least there were quite a number of mentions of oldwalkers.
For interesting new characters, imho Dack Fayden is nice
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>>65245519
https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/card-preview/aminatou-fateshifter-2018-07-26
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>>65245045
The two Theros books are a pretty nice read. Elspeth is a very interesting and ultimately very tragic character, and there are a couple parts of those books that hit me really hard. Ajani being there is just icing on the cake at that point, given that he's the most consistently enjoyable nuwalker. I didn't really like Theros as a set too much, but in terms of plot it was great.
I still ship them.

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The Storythread returns, resurrected from the tomb of the archive by the dark will of the writefags.

This is a thread for creative writing of /tg/-related fiction, so epic campaign greentexts and other non-fiction go elsewhere. If you have /tg/ related stories to post, post them here, and hopefully some kind anon will give you feedback (or at least acknowledge that someone did actually read it, which let's face it is what writefags really want).

What counts as /tg/-related? Anything someone could plausibly use in a campaign (which means basically anything if you have enough imagination).

If you don't have a story ready then I and other anons will be posting pictures throughout the thread for you to test your writing skills on. This is, more or less, a world-building and character-building exercise: two vital skills for playing roleplaying games. If you don't have any pics to post, you could try posting an idea for a setting or a character, and maybe someone will be willing to write a story using it. It's also an exercise in writing though, where writefags can try out their material and gain inspiration, so if you just want to talk about world-building you may want to head over to the dedicated world-building threads.

Remember that writefags love to have feedback on their work. Writing takes a long time, especially stories that go over several posts, and it can be really depressing when no one even seems to read it (and the writer won't know you read it unless you leave a comment).

And since writing takes a long time remember to keep the thread bumped. Pics are good, feedback is better.

There is a discord for writers:
https://discord.gg/6AwKHGF


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Say that I wanted to make a character based on one of the characters from the She-Ra reboot, or a previous generation of Princesses/She-Ra, what system would be best? Any thoughts? The last thread mentioned PbtA, how would that work? FATE?
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>>65244938
That would be Prince Adam, not He-Man.

Also, do starting level characters tend to start out with ridiculously powerful artifacts?
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>>65244964
Isn't Prince Adam He-Man?
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>>65244988
No, He-Man is Prince Adam.
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>>65245004
Correct.
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>>65164859
Why would I want to play as a filthy traitor who put her personal morality over country?

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The Merovingian Edition

Get in here, post games, miniatures, questions, whatever you like.

List of Historical Tactical, Strategic, and Military Drill treatises:
http://pastebin.com/BfMeGd6R
ZunTsu Gameboxes:
https://www.mediafire.com/folder/yaokao3h1o4og/ZunTsu_GameBoxes
/hwg/ Steam Group:
http://steamcommunity.com/groups/tghwg/
Naval wargaming stuff:
https://pastebin.com/LcD16k7s

Games, Ospreys & References folders:
https://www.mediafire.com/folder/lu95l5mgg06d5/Ancient

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>>65243829
Came up with the idea of the book outstretched much later, and I'm realising for the composition to work I'm going to have to mirror the boomers so the book is more or less in the centre of the frame, but it doesn't matter too much because I've just looked down and realised I put the buttons on the wrong side anyway, so I just need to redraw the book and change the beer text (impossible to read but it's called Old Groggy).

>>65244006
You might be struggling there, it's been a popular colour of late but mainly for women, and though I saw a mustard cardy on Asos I'd expect the proper knitwear manufacturers to be a bit behind the fast fashion brands.
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>>65243829
God speed you mad bastard.
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>>65243829

Why are you drawing me and my mate, though.
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My submission for the community project:

Three Condottieri-class CL's, which were intended for scouting and for countering the Marine Nationale's Contre-torpilleurs, Giussano, the namesake of the first sub-class, and Duca d'Aosta and Eugenio di Savoia, both ships of the second subclass.

The US ships are USS Juneau, an Atlanta-class, and USS Alaska, namesake of her class.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Condottieri-class_cruiser

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Juneau_(CL-52)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Alaska_(CB-1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFoVjFd_two
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>>65228123

Bolt Action: Campaign: Fortress Budapest
Author: Warlord Games
Illustrator: Peter Dennis
Short code: BOLT
Publication Date: 21 Mar 2019

Noboby!


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