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tAAt (short for tArzAn tuotanto, Finnish for tArzAn productions) is a Finnish humor-based demogroup founded in 1992 which is active in participating and organizing demoscene events. [1] They are recognized outside of the demoscene for their Dismount series of computer games, including Stair Dismount (Porrasturvat), Truck Dismount (Rekkaturvat) and Dismount Levels. [2] [3] [4]

tAAt also founded a non-profit organization, tAAt ry, in Finland, for the promotion of demoscene culture. [5] tAAt ry has organized such computer competitions as the Text Mode Demo Contest and musitAAtio composing challenge. [6] [7]

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