History ShoutOut / ThePowerpuffGirls

11th Aug '17 6:47:40 AM themisterfree
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* In a meta example, the Creator/HannaBarbera logo used during the first 3 seasons is the one they used during the 70s rather than the logo they were using at the time. Since Creator/CraigMcCracken grew up during the 70s it was likely intentional; although it probably became a HarsherInHindsight moment for Craig when he learned that PPG would be the studio's final TV series.

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* In a meta example, the Creator/HannaBarbera logo used during the first 3 seasons is the one they used during the 70s 80s-specifically the CGI Swirling Star- rather than the logo "character portrait" logos they were using at the time. Since Creator/CraigMcCracken grew up during the 70s 70s/80s it was likely intentional; although it probably became a HarsherInHindsight moment for Craig when he learned that PPG would be the studio's final TV series.series (the Cartoon Network productions were split off into Cartoon Network Studios, while H-B's remnants were absorbed into Warner Bros. Animation).
1st Jul '17 3:43:46 PM Qaweldon
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* The girls house is inspired by the look of a house from the 1958 film ''Mon Uncle''.

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* The girls house is inspired by the look of a house from the 1958 film ''Mon Uncle''.Oncle''.



* In the Polish dub, ''Keen on Keane'' is named ''Ken i Keane'' (Ken and Keane). {{Barbie}}, anyone? It also fits the episode's plot quite nicely.

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* In the Polish dub, ''Keen on Keane'' is named ''Ken i Keane'' (Ken and Keane). {{Barbie}}, anyone? It also fits the episode's plot quite nicely.nicely.
* In a meta example, the Creator/HannaBarbera logo used during the first 3 seasons is the one they used during the 70s rather than the logo they were using at the time. Since Creator/CraigMcCracken grew up during the 70s it was likely intentional; although it probably became a HarsherInHindsight moment for Craig when he learned that PPG would be the studio's final TV series.
27th Apr '17 8:40:44 AM NWolfman
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* Mike Believe's imaginary friend Patches the jester was most likely inspired by the one-act play ''Goodbye To The Clown'', in which a little girl blames her misbehavior at school on her imaginary friend, the titular clown.
29th Mar '17 10:43:31 AM DastardlyDemolition
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* The Blossom's first fight with Princess Morbucks is a scene-for-scene shout out to Anime/DragonballZ. The energy blast, the NonchalantDodge, the smoke, and the fight between the two were directly from one of the fights in the Namek Saga.

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* The Blossom's first fight with Princess Morbucks is a scene-for-scene shout out to Anime/DragonballZ.''Anime/DragonballZ''. The energy blast, the NonchalantDodge, the smoke, and the fight between the two were directly from one of the fights in the Namek Saga.
17th Mar '17 3:09:08 PM DawnBTVS
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* In "Bubblevicious," Bubbles faces a torture device that goes UpToEleven.

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* In "Bubblevicious," Bubbles faces a torture device that goes UpToEleven.UpToEleven, a subtle shoutout towards the movie [[Film/ThisIsSpinalTap This Is Spinal Tap]] and the infamous going up to 11 scene.



* In the Polish dub, ''Keen on Keane'' is named ''Ken i Keane'' (Ken and Keane). {{Barbie}}, anyone? It also fits the episode's plot quite nicely.
* Both dials going to and ending at 11 in the episode, "The Bubblevicious," may be a subtle shoutout towards the movie [[Film/ThisIsSpinalTap This Is Spinal Tap]] and the infamous going up to 11 scene.

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* In the Polish dub, ''Keen on Keane'' is named ''Ken i Keane'' (Ken and Keane). {{Barbie}}, anyone? It also fits the episode's plot quite nicely.
* Both dials going to and ending at 11 in the episode, "The Bubblevicious," may be a subtle shoutout towards the movie [[Film/ThisIsSpinalTap This Is Spinal Tap]] and the infamous going up to 11 scene.
nicely.
17th Mar '17 3:01:53 PM DawnBTVS
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* In the Polish dub, ''Keen on Keane'' is named ''Ken i Keane'' (Ken and Keane). {{Barbie}}, anyone? It also fits the episode's plot quite nicely.

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* In the Polish dub, ''Keen on Keane'' is named ''Ken i Keane'' (Ken and Keane). {{Barbie}}, anyone? It also fits the episode's plot quite nicely.nicely.
* Both dials going to and ending at 11 in the episode, "The Bubblevicious," may be a subtle shoutout towards the movie [[Film/ThisIsSpinalTap This Is Spinal Tap]] and the infamous going up to 11 scene.
16th Mar '17 12:36:46 PM silverbolt1
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** His characterization as a genius-level evil ape fond of excessive gesticulation is [[http://www.avclub.com/article/the-powerpuff-girls-13665 based on]] Dr. Gori, the antagonist of antoher 70's toku, ''Series/{{Spectreman}}''.
11th Mar '17 10:18:37 PM Mikeyfan93
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* In "Twisted Sister", the Professor's book detailing the creation of the girls is entitled [[Film/YoungFrankenstein "How I Did It".]]
11th Mar '17 10:03:44 PM Mikeyfan93
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* Mojo Jojo's brain-obscuring helmet is [[https://twitter.com/CrackMcCraigen/status/703479602295869440 based on]] the one worn by the main character of the {{Toku}} [=70s=]s series [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Kagestar The Kagestar]].

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* Mojo Jojo's brain-obscuring helmet is [[https://twitter.com/CrackMcCraigen/status/703479602295869440 based on]] the one worn by the main character of the {{Toku}} [=70s=]s [=70s=] series [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Kagestar The Kagestar]].
4th Mar '17 2:01:00 PM CrayonKiddo
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* The Blossom's first fight with Princess Morbucks is a scene-for-scene shout out to Anime/DragonballZ. The energy blast, the NonchalantDodge, the smoke, and the fight between the two were directly from one of the fights in the Namek Saga.

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* The Blossom's first fight with Princess Morbucks is a scene-for-scene shout out to Anime/DragonballZ. The energy blast, the NonchalantDodge, the smoke, and the fight between the two were directly from one of the fights in the Namek Saga.Saga.
* In the Polish dub, ''Keen on Keane'' is named ''Ken i Keane'' (Ken and Keane). {{Barbie}}, anyone? It also fits the episode's plot quite nicely.
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