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<?xml version="1.0"?>
    <alltransclusions gatcontinue="Bossinfo|31" />
      <page pageid="7" ns="0" title="Aet&#039;Thol" />
      <page pageid="8" ns="0" title="Blue Dragon" />
      <page pageid="23" ns="0" title="Atrium Monarch" />
      <page pageid="24" ns="0" title="Demonic General" />
      <page pageid="25" ns="0" title="Banshee" />
      <page pageid="26" ns="0" title="Spider King" />
      <page pageid="27" ns="0" title="Hedge Lord" />
      <page pageid="28" ns="0" title="Giant Sand Wurm" />
      <page pageid="29" ns="0" title="Lyzanthir the Enchanter" />
      <page pageid="30" ns="0" title="Crystal Giant" />