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This was to allow said followers to access the ENCOM Intranet and locate information that, it was hoped, would shed light on the disappearance of Kevin Flynn in 1989. The badge supposedly grants Group 7 clearance to the holder.
How the badge is used
After its creation on the Arcade Aid website, a badge recipient would use their employee ID number and the password attached to their Flynn Lives account to access the ENCOM Intranet.
However, as of August 11, 2010, the ENCOM Intranet is undergoing maintenance.