Arcanis 5E RPG

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Arcanis the World of Shattered Empires is back and updated for 5th Edition, with new character options but the same Grim Dark attitude!
  • Funding Breakdown
  • Goal $20,000.00
  • Total Pledged $67,063.00
  • Backers 591
  • Pledge Rewards $57,585.00
  • Addons & Shipping $9,478.00
  • Avg. per Backer $113.47
  • Rank 730 of 8958
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  • Reward Levels 43
  • Lowest Level $25.00
  • Highest Level $7,000.00
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    Pledge $75.00 or more
    166 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.

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    28 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Arcanis 5E Core Book PDF
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    6 backers
    Brick and Mortar retailers Only! Back at this level and receive an option to buy retailer copies of the Arcanis 5E Core book! We will credit your pledge toward your initial order, which you will receive and have available to sell a minimum of 30 days before the official street date. See our "Brick & Mortar Retailer Friendly" section for details. The veracity of you being a Brick and Mortar retailer will be checked.
    Pledge $40.00 or more
    3 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Arcanis 5E Core Book PDF • The 5E Compatible Forged in Magic: REFORGED PDF
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    46 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy) All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
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    129 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Arcanis 5E Core Book PDF • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details).
    Pledge $75.00 or more
    166 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $100.00 or more
    19 of 20 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Special Cert allowing you to play a Tultipetan dwarf PC in the Living Arcanis 5E campaign. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $115.00 or more
    61 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • The 5E Compatible Forged in Magic: REFORGED (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $125.00 or more
    30 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $150.00 or more
    4 of 4 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • A Living Arcanis 5E Special Cert allowing you to play one of the few psionically gifted Black Talon ss'ressen. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $160.00 or more
    4 of 4 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • A Living Arcanis 5E Special Cert allowing you to play one of the few psionically gifted Black Talon ss'ressen. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $175.00 or more
    6 of 6 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Special Cert allowing you to play an Ibon PC in the Living Arcanis 5E campaign. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $175.00 or more
    6 of 6 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Special Cert allowing you to play a Sama PC in the Living Arcanis 5E campaign. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $175.00 or more
    8 of 8 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • An ancient memory awoke within you where you realize that you are the current incarnation of a famous (or notorious) elorii. You will work with the PCI Development Team to create a unique title, such as (Name) the Defender, and to develop a unique and tailored FEAT that only you possess. Note: You must still "buy" the Feat. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $185.00 or more
    4 of 4 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • This cert will allow you to play one of the Havili, the Black Val, one of the Brood of Uhxbractit, the Devil King, in the Living Arcanis 5E campaign. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $200.00 or more
    2 of 2 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • A Living Arcanis 5E Special Cert (the Gift of Neroth) allowing you to apply an Undead template to a single (one) character. This can be done immediately or when the character dies. This CANNOT be applied to elorii Heroes. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $210.00 or more
    2 of 2 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • A Living Arcanis 5E Special Cert (the Gift of Neroth) allowing you to apply an Undead template to a single (one) character. This can be done immediately or when the character dies. This CANNOT be applied to elorii Heroes. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $230.00 or more
    2 of 2 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • A Living Arcanis 5E Special Cert (Chosen of Neroth) allowing you to apply an Undead template that can be applied to ONE of your original Living Arcanis (d20) characters. The Character MUST be recreated using the current rule set and begins play at 5th level. You may also select one piece of armor and one weapon or magic item previously owned by the character and we will do our best to convert it as appropriate for a 5th level character. This cert CANNOT be applied to elorii Heroes. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $240.00 or more
    4 of 4 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • A Living Arcanis 5E Special Cert (Chosen by Fate) allowing you to play ONE of your original Living Arcanis (d20) characters. The Character MUST be recreated using the current rule set and begins play at 5th level. You may also select one piece of armor and one weapon or magic item previously owned by the character and we will do our best to convert it as appropriate for a 5th level character. This cert CANNOT be applied to elorii Heroes. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $240.00 or more
    4 of 4 backers
    It has been 45 years since the end of the Coryani Civil War and still you walk the lands of Man, unaging and eternal. At this level you’ll receive: • This cert will allow you to play ONE of your original Living Arcanis (d20) characters. The Character MUST be recreated using the current rule set and begins play at 5th level. You may also select one piece of armor and one weapon or magic item previously owned by the character and we will do our best to convert it as appropriate for a 5th level character. This cert MUST be applied to an elorii character. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $240.00 or more
    2 of 2 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • A Living Arcanis 5E Special Cert (Chosen of Neroth) allowing you to apply an Undead template that can be applied to ONE of your original Living Arcanis (d20) characters. The Character MUST be recreated using the current rule set and begins play at 5th level. You may also select one piece of armor and one weapon or magic item previously owned by the character and we will do our best to convert it as appropriate for a 5th level character. This cert CANNOT be applied to elorii Heroes. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Cleric or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or elorii character as the Elder Sorcerer or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Eldritch Sorcerer or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Fighter or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Fury or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Holy Champion or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Monk or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
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    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Psion or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Ranger or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Rogue or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Your likeness or Arcanis character as the Shaman or one of the archetypes. We reserve the right of final approval. See Reward section for details. • Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    You may submit your likeness (face only) to be used as the face of an illustration to be used in the chapter you select. Alternatively, you may choose to have your Arcanis legal character (the character must conform to the race, gender or other restrictions as put forth by the rules or setting) be central figure in an illustration in the chapter you select. See Reward Level section for details. If you have a question about whether your character would be a proper fit for one of these Reward Level illustrations, please contact us before pledging. • Limited Edition Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    You may submit your likeness (face only) to be used as the face of an illustration to be used in the chapter you select. Alternatively, you may choose to have your Arcanis legal character (the character must conform to the race, gender or other restrictions as put forth by the rules or setting) be central figure in an illustration in the chapter you select. See Reward Level section for details. If you have a question about whether your character would be a proper fit for one of these Reward Level illustrations, please contact us before pledging. • Limited Edition Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    You may submit your likeness (face only) to be used as the face of an illustration to be used in the chapter you select. Alternatively, you may choose to have your Arcanis legal character (the character must conform to the race, gender or other restrictions as put forth by the rules or setting) be central figure in an illustration in the chapter you select. See Reward Level section for details. If you have a question about whether your character would be a proper fit for one of these Reward Level illustrations, please contact us before pledging. • Limited Edition Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    You may submit your likeness (face only) to be used as the face of an illustration to be used in the chapter you select. Alternatively, you may choose to have your Arcanis legal character (the character must conform to the race, gender or other restrictions as put forth by the rules or setting) be central figure in an illustration in the chapter you select. See Reward Level section for details. If you have a question about whether your character would be a proper fit for one of these Reward Level illustrations, please contact us before pledging. • Limited Edition Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    You may submit your likeness (face only) to be used as the face of an illustration to be used in the chapter you select. Alternatively, you may choose to have your Arcanis legal character (the character must conform to the race, gender or other restrictions as put forth by the rules or setting) be central figure in an illustration in the chapter you select. See Reward Level section for details. If you have a question about whether your character would be a proper fit for one of these Reward Level illustrations, please contact us before pledging. • Limited Edition Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    You may submit your likeness (face only) to be used as the face of an illustration to be used in the chapter you select. Alternatively, you may choose to have your Arcanis legal character (the character must conform to the race, gender or other restrictions as put forth by the rules or setting) be central figure in an illustration in the chapter you select. See Reward Level section for details. If you have a question about whether your character would be a proper fit for one of these Reward Level illustrations, please contact us before pledging. • Limited Edition Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $250.00 or more
    6 of 6 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • A Living Arcanis 5E Special Cert (Chosen by Fate) allowing you to play ONE of your original Living Arcanis (d20) characters. The Character MUST be recreated using the current rule set and begins play at 5th level. You may also select one piece of armor and one weapon or magic item previously owned by the character and we will do our best to convert it as appropriate for a 5th level character. This cert CANNOT be applied to elorii Heroes. • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $260.00 or more
    4 of 6 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • This cert will allow you to play one of the Kolkaran Minotauros in the Living Arcanis 5E campaign. This Archetype for the Fury (Barbarian) Class is restricted to humans, val’Dellenov and Dark-kin races. For more information, see Update #12 • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $300.00 or more
    6 of 6 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • This cert will allow you to play one of the Altherian Clockwork Warriors in the Living Arcanis 5E campaign. This “race” is restricted to the following Classes: Cleric, Fighter, Holy Champion of Althares, Ranger, and Rogue (Archeologist). For more information, see Update #12 • Arcanis 5E Core Book (physical and PDF copy). • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details). All shipping costs charged after the end of the Kickstarter. See SHIPPING section for details.
    Pledge $5,000.00 or more
    1 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Henry Lopez will fly to your city and run a special table of a unique adventure for your group of up to six players with tailored player character rewards and experience awards. This adventure will never be published but will be considered part of the Living Arcanis 5E campaign. • This offer is ONLY available in the continental US and will be scheduled for after September 1st, 2017 at a time mutually convenient. • Up to 6 Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 19 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details).
    Pledge $7,000.00 or more
    0 backers
    At this level you’ll receive: • Henry Lopez will fly to your city and run a special table of a unique adventure for your group of up to six players with tailored player character rewards and experience awards. This adventure will never be published but will be considered part of the Living Arcanis 5E campaign. • This offer is available Worldwide and will be scheduled for after September 1st, 2017 at a time mutually convenient. • Up to 6 Limited Edition (Faux Leather cover) Arcanis 5E Core Book and PDF copy. • PDFs of ALL the books unlocked through this campaign. • PDF collection of 18 d20 Arcanis products! (See the Rewards section for details).

Historical Data

Date Backers Pledged Comments Updates
Mar 21 5 $830.00 0 0
Mar 22 159 $21,033.00 49 1
Mar 23 248 $30,055.00 88 2
Mar 24 261 $31,335.00 90 3
Mar 25 274 $32,155.00 95 3
Mar 26 279 $32,730.00 96 3
Mar 27 282 $34,406.00 102 4
Mar 28 289 $35,726.00 122 5
Mar 29 295 $36,277.00 126 5
Mar 30 298 $36,362.00 132 6
Apr 1 309 $37,142.00 144 7
Apr 2 313 $37,252.00 144 7
Apr 3 319 $37,063.00 148 8
Apr 4 329 $41,363.00 156 9
Apr 5 337 $42,364.00 160 9
Apr 6 349 $43,870.00 164 10
Apr 7 352 $44,209.00 169 10
Apr 8 356 $44,489.00 169 10
Apr 9 367 $45,270.00 175 10
Apr 10 373 $45,850.00 188 12
Apr 11 386 $48,994.00 200 13
Apr 12 384 $50,244.00 246 14
Apr 14 394 $51,629.00 263 14
Apr 16 400 $52,385.00 271 14
Apr 17 437 $55,424.00 281 15
Apr 19 479 $58,427.00 286 16
Apr 20 527 $61,746.00 301 19
Apr 21 562 $64,452.00 318 20
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