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Hi guys !

I decided to join the Oblivion community...

I'm an explorer since almost 5 years now. I hope to have fun with you here and I'll try some of my work soon.

See you !

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welcome dude, enjoying your reports, was under your neck of the woods last month, whole other world you've got down there isn't it! keep up the good work :cool2:

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