History ShoutOut / GhostHunter

25th Aug '13 8:55:26 AM erforce
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* Movie ''{{Deliverance}}'' - Banjo music and threatening Rednecks.
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* Movie ''{{Deliverance}}'' ''Film/{{Deliverance}}'' - Banjo music and threatening Rednecks.

* The cyborg form that Digital Richmond becomes following [[spoiler: Lazarus' death]] is a clear homage to the RoboCop films - his chaingun and rocket-launcher are both based on RoboCop 2's weaponry and the mechanical noises of his legs and arms are all sampled from the films.
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* The cyborg form that Digital Richmond becomes following [[spoiler: Lazarus' death]] is a clear homage to the RoboCop ''Franchise/RoboCop'' films - his chaingun and rocket-launcher are both based on RoboCop 2's Film/RoboCop2's weaponry and the mechanical noises of his legs and arms are all sampled from the films.
26th Mar '13 6:37:09 AM erforce
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* Tree roots growing through the [=DeMontford=] Mansion, like the tree under Decerto in the original AloneInTheDark. [[spoiler: In the original ''Alone in the Dark, the tree was the source of the mansion's evil.]] ** The [=DeMontford=] Mansion levels is one big shout-out to the original AloneInTheDark.
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* Tree roots growing through the [=DeMontford=] Mansion, like the tree under Decerto in the original AloneInTheDark. ''Videogame/AloneInTheDark1992''. [[spoiler: In the original ''Alone in the Dark, the The tree was the source of the mansion's evil.]] ** The [=DeMontford=] Mansion levels is one big shout-out to the original AloneInTheDark.''Videogame/AloneInTheDark1992''.

** Sherry herself is a shoutout to the kidnapped little girl Grace Saunders in ''VideoGame/AloneInTheDark 2: One-Eyed Jack's Revenge''.
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** Sherry herself is a shoutout to the kidnapped little girl Grace Saunders in ''VideoGame/AloneInTheDark 2: One-Eyed Jack's Revenge''.''VideoGame/AloneInTheDark2''.
16th Mar '13 11:55:34 PM erforce
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* Hawksmoor grabs Anna Steele, Lazarus' partner, in the AbsurdlySpaciousSewer beneath the high school, then pulls her straight up & out of sight. This is like the ambush scene in {{Alien}}s where a soldier suffers a similar fate.
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* Hawksmoor grabs Anna Steele, Lazarus' partner, in the AbsurdlySpaciousSewer beneath the high school, then pulls her straight up & out of sight. This is like the ambush scene in {{Alien}}s ''Film/{{Aliens}}'' where a soldier suffers a similar fate.
10th Feb '13 6:50:21 PM nombretomado
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* Lazarus has to shoot a bell to advance at one point. Lara Croft had to do the same thing in ''TombRaider 2''.
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* Lazarus has to shoot a bell to advance at one point. Lara Croft had to do the same thing in ''TombRaider ''Franchise/TombRaider 2''.
10th Jan '13 5:42:10 PM JoveHack
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** Sherry herself is a shoutout to the kidnapped little girl Grace Saunders in ''VideoGame/AloneInTheDark 2: One-Eyed Jack's Revenge''.
10th Nov '12 10:48:09 AM erforce
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* Film ''Thir13enGhosts'' (2001) - Hunting invisible poltergeist in a junkyard.
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* Film ''Thir13enGhosts'' ''Film/Thir13enGhosts'' (2001) - Hunting invisible poltergeist in a junkyard.
29th Oct '12 8:06:31 AM Mullon
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* There's a low-res poster of a bikini-model in the Janitor's office of the old highschool, much like the low-res "EXCITE! 1998" bikini model poster in the final level of the original ResidentEvil.
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* There's a low-res poster of a bikini-model in the Janitor's office of the old highschool, much like the low-res "EXCITE! 1998" bikini model poster in the final level of the original ResidentEvil.VideoGame/ResidentEvil.

** ''ResidentEvil2'' - balcony in the library. ** ''ResidentEvilCodeVeronica'' - Walkway above the jeep area. * The little Redneck girl Lazarus has to escort out of the swamp bears more than a passing resemblance to Sherry, the little girl Claire has to escort in ''ResidentEvil2''. The blonde hair particularly.
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** ''ResidentEvil2'' ''VideoGame/ResidentEvil2'' - balcony in the library. ** ''ResidentEvilCodeVeronica'' ''VideoGame/ResidentEvilCodeVeronica'' - Walkway above the jeep area. * The little Redneck girl Lazarus has to escort out of the swamp bears more than a passing resemblance to Sherry, the little girl Claire has to escort in ''ResidentEvil2''.''VideoGame/ResidentEvil2''. The blonde hair particularly.

* The Swamp Phantom, a giant naked, extremely well-muscled man, is a dead ringer for the Tyrant monsters in ''ResidentEvil 1'' and ''ResidentEvilCodeVeronica'', right down to the misshapen right hand. ** To be clear, in the ResidentEvil games the Tyrants have claw/clubs for a right hand. The Swamp Phantom is completely missing his right forearm and hand. * Giant crocodile in the swamp could be a Shout Out to the giant crocodile in ''ResidentEvil2''.
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* The Swamp Phantom, a giant naked, extremely well-muscled man, is a dead ringer for the Tyrant monsters in ''ResidentEvil 1'' ''VideoGame/ResidentEvil'' and ''ResidentEvilCodeVeronica'', ''VideoGame/ResidentEvilCodeVeronica'', right down to the misshapen right hand. ** To be clear, in the ResidentEvil Franchise/ResidentEvil games the Tyrants have claw/clubs for a right hand. The Swamp Phantom is completely missing his right forearm and hand. * Giant crocodile in the swamp could be a Shout Out to the giant crocodile in ''ResidentEvil2''.''VideoGame/ResidentEvil2''.
9th Aug '12 3:13:03 AM erforce
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* Movie ''Film/TheTexasChainsawMassacre'': Chainsaw wielding redneck wearing a crocodile head and a bloody butcher's apron.
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* Movie ''Film/TheTexasChainsawMassacre'': ''Franchise/TheTexasChainsawMassacre'': Chainsaw wielding redneck wearing a crocodile head and a bloody butcher's apron.
6th Aug '12 4:47:12 AM FELH2
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[[folder: Film]] * The premise of the game is a shoutout to the GhostBusters franchise.
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[[folder: Film]] [[folder:Film]] * The premise of the game is a shoutout to the GhostBusters Film/{{Ghostbusters}} franchise.

[[folder: Music]] * Jerry Reed's ''Amos Moses''. The one-armed swamp monster. "He could trap the biggest, meanest alligator, and only use one arm. Only got one cause the alligator bit it."
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[[folder: Music]] [[folder:Music]] * Jerry Reed's ''Amos Moses''. The one-armed swamp monster. "He could trap the biggest, meanest alligator, and only use one arm. Only got one cause the alligator bit it." "

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* Agglin, and the Warden's rant about no one escaping, are obvious references to the three RealLife prisoners who escaped Alcatraz Prison, Frank Morris, John Anglin and Clarence Anglin
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* Agglin, and the Warden's rant about no one escaping, are obvious references to the three RealLife prisoners who escaped Alcatraz Prison, Frank Morris, John Anglin and Clarence Anglin Anglin

** Sergeant (Sir Daniel) Fortesque's a sergeant [[InNameOnly in name only]], similarly to how Colonel Fortesque's heroic exploits are really just historical embellishment.
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** Sergeant (Sir Daniel) Fortesque's a sergeant [[InNameOnly in name only]], InNameOnly, similarly to how Colonel Fortesque's heroic exploits are really just historical embellishment. embellishment.

* In the New School Theatre the poltergeists telekinetically raise chairs into the air and move them in geometric patterns. Psycho Mantis does the same thing in MetalGearSolid. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMRD4YpDzTM&feature=related Here]] starting at 2:50.
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* In the New School Theatre the poltergeists telekinetically raise chairs into the air and move them in geometric patterns. Psycho Mantis does the same thing in MetalGearSolid.VideoGame/MetalGearSolid. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMRD4YpDzTM&feature=related Here]] starting at 2:50.

* When Digital Richmond's robot form unexpectedly falls through the floor, this is a ShoutOut to various other SurvivalHorror games that use this mechanic to advance the plot.
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* When Digital Richmond's robot form unexpectedly falls through the floor, this is a ShoutOut to various other SurvivalHorror games that use this mechanic to advance the plot.

* Giant crocodile in the swamp could be a Shout Out to the giant crocodile in ''ResidentEvil 2''.
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* Giant crocodile in the swamp could be a Shout Out to the giant crocodile in ''ResidentEvil 2''.''ResidentEvil2''.

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2nd Aug '12 4:47:58 AM erforce
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* During the prison level, Lazarus Jones makes his way through an underground maze featuring steam-pipes that fire hot steam jets and giant spinning cogs. After completing the maze he emerges in a shower-room surrounded from above by gun-wielding ghost guards. This is very similar to the underwater Navy SEAL incursion sequence from the 1996 action film TheRock.
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* During the prison level, Lazarus Jones makes his way through an underground maze featuring steam-pipes that fire hot steam jets and giant spinning cogs. After completing the maze he emerges in a shower-room surrounded from above by gun-wielding ghost guards. This is very similar to the underwater Navy SEAL incursion sequence from the 1996 action film TheRock.''Film/TheRock''.
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