* When Chugga finds out Apple Kid's been kidnapped, he references ''Film/ThreeHundred''. [[http://youtu.be/jalbBKYjyok Which of course made this happen.]]
* In his 79th video, with guest star Sonik, while expressing his flattery at his fanboys (remember, this was his ''first'' LetsPlay), he name-drops two other more experienced Let's Players like LetsPlay/DeceasedCrab and LetsPlay/ProtonJon. Can be considered HilariousInHindsight in regards to the latter.

!!VideoGame/{{Mother 1}}

* He makes two references to the WesternAnimation/FairlyOddParents.
** The first one was made in Part 5 of the Prologue after Bowser tells Peach that he can grant wishes.
** The second was made in Part 2 of Chapter 2 after running away from a couple of Clefts. After that, he mentioned how the show isn't as good as their early episodes.
* The RunningGag of him screaming, "[[BestialityIsDepraved BESTIALITY]]! [[TakeThat THIS IS NOT]] [[VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog2006 SONIC NEXT-GEN]]!" whenever a non-human character kisses Mario. This got {{Call Back}}s in ''The Thousand-Year Door'' and ''Pokémon XD''.
* After beating Culex, Chugga sings lyrics heavily inspired by {{Music/Brentalfloss}}'s [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8NsnLfIAcs Final Fantasy Victory Theme With Lyrics]].

!!VideoGame/{{Mother 3}}
* While he's waiting for the Porky robot to finish, he shouts [[LetsPlay/ProtonJon "MOVE FASTER POKEY!"]] He's made that reference multiple times since.

* In episode 2, after Goombella kisses Mario for saving her from the X-Nauts, Chugga screams, "[[BestialityIsDepraved BESTIALITY]]! [[TakeThat THIS IS NOT]] [[VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog2006 SONIC NEXT-GEN]]! Actually, Goombella's face does kinda resemble Elise-never mind."

!![[VideoGame/PokemonRedAndBlue Pokémon FireRed]]
* Some of his Pokémon from this and other games (see below) are references to different things. For example, his Venusaur is named 'Bulbapedia', and his Persian is called 'Meow Mix.'

* In the beginning of the game, when Peach tries to object in the KangarooCourt Mario is in, Chugga also shouts "Objection!". At that point, the ''Franchise/AceAttorney'' "Objection!" sprite shows up.
* Twice, he tells an enemy, [[VideoGame/TheWorldEndsWithYou "Die, radian!"]]
* He mentions WebVideo/TheAngryVideoGameNerd once.

* He may or may not have referenced Music/LedZeppelin when he discussed a [[http://youtu.be/1uVKPc1sHx8?t=5m46s stairway to heaven.]]
* In episode 29, he says, "And the portal's disappeared. How sad. [[VideoGame/{{Portal}} We're no longer thinking with portals]]".
* In episode 37, Orca says, "Enough!", and Chugga quietly adds "[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaCdiGames My ship sails in the morning]]".
* In his bonus video detailing the Tingle Tuner, he starts singing "Calling" from ''VideoGame/TheWorldEndsWithYou''.
* In one episode he mentioned Strong Bad's Cool Game For Attractive People, and says he hasn't gone on WebAnimation/HomestarRunner for the longest time.

!![[VideoGame/PokemonGoldAndSilver Pokémon Crystal]]
* His Donphan and Dragonite are called '[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaMajorasMask Darmani]]' and '[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaOcarinaOfTime Volvagia]]' respectively.

!![[VideoGame/SuperMarioGalaxy Super Luigi Galaxy]]
* In the first episode, while going over Star Chips, he almost mentioned [[Manga/YuGiOh fighting Pegasus]] upon getting enough.
* When Luigi is killed from lack of gravity, he flips around while that is happening and Chugga mentions Luigi undergoes [[LetsPlay/SonicTheHedgehog2006 death by breakdancing]] in one episode.
* "Shake the controller! Shake it like a madman! Shake it like you mean it! [[VideoGame/WarioLandShakeIt Shake it like you're the Shake King of the Shake Dimension!]] Yes!"
* Whenever Chugga needs to scatter the comets to unlock new mission, he calls the Luma who does this the [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Ned Flanders]] of the game, because that Luma says "Snack-a-diddly-doo!"
* During Gold Leaf Galaxy's Purple Coin mission, he yells "D'oh, I love being purple!", referencing one of Patrick's lines from the [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants SpongeBob movie]].

* In the first episode, when the Red Pikmin are moving the engine to the ship, Chugga wanted them to "move it, move it", making a reference to a song from Reel 2 Real.
* He messes around with the Pikmin with bomb rocks. When something goes wrong he says [[WebVideo/TheSpoonyExperiment YOU FOOL!]]
* He mentioned LetsPlay/ElectricalBeast and wondered what would happen next in his ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}'' LetsPlay. He also predicted that the ''Minecraft'' LP would be setting up for the ''VideoGame/SuperMario64'' Episode 60.


* When in ''VideoGame/LuigisMansion'' He encounters Toad obsessing over having dropped something in the toilet and then talking about flushing it in graphic detail, he comments that Toad sounds like LetsPlay/NintendoCapriSun.
* "[[Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}} Remember, guys, don't cross the streams.]]"

!!VideoGame/{{Pikmin 2}}

* When the Great Fairy appears, he goes "And now, we meet [[LetsPlay/TheRunawayGuys TIM, HIS WIFE!]]"
* He can also be heard quietly singing LetsPlay/NintendoCapriSun's "Take A Dump On The Toilet" after a cut.
* After accidentally brandishing an empty bottle, he says he's "reminded of a certain [[LetsPlay/NintendoCapriSun NCS]] quote.''
* He points out the similarities between Great Bay Temple and [[VideoGame/BioShock Rapture]].
* Opening Episode 47 with a bit of a parody of how NCS would be so used to saying "Welcome back to ''The Legend of Zelda:''..." that he would open OTHER LP's with "The Legend of Zelda"
--> ''"Welcome back to more Super Mario Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask!"''
* When rolling in Goron form, he sings the intro from ''Series/{{Rawhide}}'' ("Rolling, rolling, rolling...")
* When he first gets the Elegy of Emptiness, he yells, "[[WebVideo/BenDrowned Don't drown!]]"

!![[VideoGame/PokemonRubyAndSapphire Pokémon Emerald]]
* When talking about Marill, Chuggaa says he wishes there was a [[LetsPlay/{{Marriland}} theme park named after it]].
* In episode 3, when he finally finds a Slakoth after looking for over half an hour, he shouts, "FOR THE LOVE OF [[VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog2006 PRINCESS ELISE'S]] NONEXISTENT PANTYHOSE!"
* When confronted with a hiker named Marc in Rustburo Gym, he says "[[Film/TheRoom Oh hai Mark!]]"
* After defeating Victor of the Winstrate family, he tries mimicking [[WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures Uncle's "AIYA!"]] and outright mentions the show's title.

* Sings the Calling song mentioned above after Tippi says " Mario, I can feel it calling... The Pure Heart is nearby..." in Episode 5.
* After opening a safe full of "[[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Rubees]]" in episode 11, he says "[[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaCdiGames Freedom? Hope? Bombs? It's yours, my friend, as long as you have enough Rubees.]]"
* In episode 19, his first guess for the passcode to Francis's room is [[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 "111... 1"]].
* In episode 44, after defeating the Underchomps, he sings the victory fanfare from VideoGame/FinalFantasy.


* He lampshaded that he sounded like LetsPlay/ClementJ642 when he overused his CatchPhrase "But I digress...".
* He makes a few veiled references to ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic''.

* His first opponent in the Pre-Gym in episode 3 is named Botan. He then references the character Botan from Manga/YuYuHakusho.
* In episode 11, when showing where he can and cannot go in Pyrite Cave, he says "We try to go to the left, and there's some real cool boxes that I'd like to break and take the goodies inside, but unfortunately, I'm not [[VideoGame/HalfLife Gordon Freeman]]."
* In episode 12, he has Miror B. pronounce "escape" as "esc-ah-pay". "[[WesternAnimation/FindingNemo Pronounced just like the word 'escape']]."

* He says 'double defense' makes him think of Double D from ''WesternAnimation/EdEddNEddy''.
* When he gets the Conch Horn, he yells "[[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants ALL HAIL THE MAGIC CONCH!]]".

!![[VideoGame/SuperMario64 Super Mario 64 DS]]
* "Well, how about I just let the painting of Bob-omb Battlefield speak for itself. No, it's not all dark and posessed by [[Film/GhostbustersII Vigo of the Carpathians]]."
* When talking to the mother penguin, Chugga says, "Baby baby baby baby baby. What is this, ''VideoGame/MetroidOtherM''?"
* When he keeps getting burned from falling in the lava in LethalLavaLand in Episode 16, he shouts, "[[Film/TheWickerMan2006 HOW'D IT GET BURNED? HOW'D IT GET BURNED?]]" He then says he "should not reference such a thing."
* When he gets to Tick-Tock Clock, he calls the third star [[LetsPlay/ElectricalBeast Get an 'And]].


* He quotes WebVideo/BrainScratchCommentaries concerning the Tropical Resort boss, stating that "no one wants to see Eggman's [[DoubleEntendre big boy]]."

!![[VideoGame/AnimalCrossing Animal Crossing: New Leaf]]
* In part 1 of the first episode, Chugga jokes that Rocco (one of the townsfolk in his town of Palette) lives [[WesternAnimation/RockosModernLife a very modern life]].
* The second half of the first episode has him act really excited to meet an inhabitant of the town named Stinky, mainly because he hopes [[WesternAnimation/HeyArnold he'll have a big nose and go "this really bites"]].


* At the end of Episode 101, he hopes that this episode was a "[[VideoGame/TheWonderful101 wonderful 101]]".
* During Episode 111, he states "[[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS4E26TwilightsKingdomPart2 Let The Rainbow Remind You]]."
* In Episode 116, [[http://youtu.be/8E87_oOSX3E?t=16m3s he makes one]] to ''[[WebVideo/GameTheoryWebShow Game Theory]]'', immediately followed by one to WebVideo/{{Yuriofwind}}.
* He often makes ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' references to certain parts of the game. Examples include joking about the Lucina Drones changing you into a Lord, referring to Miriall as a mage before saying he's kidding, and one time calls Don Argentis Donny and talks about his aptitude.

* In episode 8, Chuggaa introduces a new enemy, the super fly. As there are two of them, he assumes the second one is named [[Music/WeirdAlYankovic Nathaniel]].

!!VideoGame/{{Pikmin 3}}

!![[VideoGame/PokemonDiamondAndPearl Pokemon Platinum]]
* In Part 1, Chugga admitted that he purposefully [[Anime/{{Pokemon}} gave Dawn]] [[Manga/PokemonAdventures the Piplup]].
* Episode 5 is titled [[Anime/DragonBallZ "Roark the Dragon."]]
* In episode 7, he mentioned "We must have it to attract Pokemon in great numbers", which is a shoutout to {{Marriland}}'s old Diamond walkthrough.
* Episode 8 is titled [[VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTheWindWaker "The Wind Worker."]]
* Episode 17 is titled [[Literature/SnowWhite "Mira Mira on the Wall."]]
** Aslo from that episode, Emile says that the internet was 'picking' on Mira (a little girl NPC in Platinum), saying things like how [[VideoGame/XenobladeChroniclesX Mira is larger than Skyrim, Fallout 4, and the Witcher 3 combined.]]
* In episode 21, after his Kirlia hit itself in confusion again, he states [[Literature/{{TheHungerGames}} May the odds ever not be in my favor]].
* Episode 22 is titled [[Film/QuantumOfSolace "Quantum of Solaceon."]]
* In Episode 37, he nicknames his Tropius, "Sweet Ride," which is another reference to [[LetsPlay/{{Marriland}} Marriland's]] old Pokemon Diamond walkthrough.
* When talking about Eggs, he says "You will give me an egg!" on more than one occasion, referencing both Wesker from ''VideoGame/ResidentEvil5'' and the catchphrase of [[LetsPlay/ProtonJon a certain buddy of his.]]

* Right before heading in to the boss of the Old Clockworks, when Professor E. Gadd says "It's high noon", there's a FreezeFrameBonus of text remarking how a friend of Chugga's insisted he make an ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'' reference. Which Chugga doesn't play, so in this case, the ShoutOut is him basically pointing out the ''lack'' of a ShoutOut.

* Chugga has made two references to ''VideoGame/TeamFortress2'':
** The description for Episode 5 (when Chuggaa was talking about Splat Charger) was just one sentence: "Sniper's a good job, mate!" Takes it a bit further in a later episode, when he says "be efficient", and then follows it up with "and have a plan to kill everyone you meet".
** The description for Episode 10 (which covered the Heavy Splatling) references the Heavy. Goes a lot further at the end of Episode 9, in which he says that in the next episode he would "touch Sasha".
* The Inkling Boy amiibo featured in Chapter 10 was given the nickname "[[WesternAnimation/JimmyNeutronBoyGenius Purplflurp]]"

* At the beginning of Episode 44, he talks about [[Literature/{{Holes}} Camp Green Lake]], and says "the difference is, we actually have a lake."