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    • Silver: 200 up-votes will earn commenters Silver status, and their votes will count for 3.
    • Gold: 400 up-votes will earn commenters Gold status, and their votes will count for 5.
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  • Step Six: Repeat until Deathmatch Champion is crowned winner!
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