History ShoutOut / TheVentureBrothers

15th Sep '17 9:08:01 AM SeptimusHeap
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* There are several references to 1990s era Nickelodeon shows, from Hank demanding of Dean's disembodied head "Yeah, [[Series/ClarissaExplainsItAll Clarissa, explain it all]]" to 24[[spoiler:, mad over 21 finally getting rid of his skull,]] asking 21 if if he's really just going to bury it and "declare this meeting of [[AreYouAfraidOfTheDark the Midnight Society]] over."

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* There are several references to 1990s era Nickelodeon shows, from Hank demanding of Dean's disembodied head "Yeah, [[Series/ClarissaExplainsItAll Clarissa, explain it all]]" to 24[[spoiler:, mad over 21 finally getting rid of his skull,]] asking 21 if if he's really just going to bury it and "declare this meeting of [[AreYouAfraidOfTheDark [[Series/AreYouAfraidOfTheDark the Midnight Society]] over."
30th Apr '17 5:13:25 PM nombretomado
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* ''TotallySpies'' is directly referenced when Gary [[spoiler: actually the Sovereign]] shows up to save Dr. Mrs. The Monarch and says he finds her acting all "Sam, Alex, and Clover."

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* ''TotallySpies'' ''WesternAnimation/TotallySpies'' is directly referenced when Gary [[spoiler: actually the Sovereign]] shows up to save Dr. Mrs. The Monarch and says he finds her acting all "Sam, Alex, and Clover."
16th Apr '17 12:05:35 PM nombretomado
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* [[SoylentGreen STUDENT GREEN IS PEOPLE!!]]

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* [[SoylentGreen [[Film/SoylentGreen STUDENT GREEN IS PEOPLE!!]]
1st Apr '17 3:36:21 AM Doug86
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* Torrid, archnemesis of the Order of the Triad, looks ''exactly'' like Deadman from DCComics without the D on his chest.

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* Torrid, archnemesis of the Order of the Triad, looks ''exactly'' like Deadman from DCComics Creator/DCComics without the D on his chest.
5th Mar '17 5:31:44 PM nombretomado
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* The Grand Galactic Inquisitor ('''IGNORE ME!''') is a shoutout to both The Watcher (who tends to be rather obtrusive about his observing) and the Living Tribunal (who has three faces and likes to make grand pronouncements) from MarvelComics.

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* The Grand Galactic Inquisitor ('''IGNORE ME!''') is a shoutout to both The Watcher (who tends to be rather obtrusive about his observing) and the Living Tribunal (who has three faces and likes to make grand pronouncements) from MarvelComics.Creator/MarvelComics.
5th Mar '17 5:31:37 PM nombretomado
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** SPHINX, while more directly based on Cobra from GIJoe and by proxy Hydra from MarvelComics, seems a little too similar to Astro City's own NebulousEvilOrganization, PYRAMID. The Ancient Egypt motif, as well as the color schemes and general appearance of the uniforms, speak for themselves.

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** SPHINX, while more directly based on Cobra from GIJoe and by proxy Hydra from MarvelComics, Creator/MarvelComics, seems a little too similar to Astro City's own NebulousEvilOrganization, PYRAMID. The Ancient Egypt motif, as well as the color schemes and general appearance of the uniforms, speak for themselves.
26th Feb '17 10:55:23 AM nombretomado
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* Hunter Gathers herself is an Expy of HunterSThompson, complete with a reference to being [[DyingMomentOfAwesome shot out of a cannon as a funeral rite]].

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* Hunter Gathers herself is an Expy of HunterSThompson, Creator/HunterSThompson, complete with a reference to being [[DyingMomentOfAwesome shot out of a cannon as a funeral rite]].
13th Feb '17 8:42:36 AM Game_Fan
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* Supervillain Phineas Phage is not just a pun on bacteriophage but a reference to the case of [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phineas_Gage Phineas Gage]].
10th Feb '17 7:31:06 PM Game_Fan
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* Torrid, archnemesis of the Order of the Triad, looks ''exactly'' like Deadman from DCComics without the D on his chest.
10th Feb '17 12:06:52 PM Game_Fan
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* The Grand Galactic Inquisitor ('''IGNORE ME!''') is a shoutout to both The Watcher (who tends to be rather obtrusive about his observing) and the Living Tribunal (who has three faces and likes to make grand pronouncements) from MarvelComics.
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