Quotes / Shout-Out

She couldn't have dressed up like Xena?

I hear Buffus the Bacchae Slayer is opening next door.
Criticus, Xena: Warrior Princess, "The Play's the Thing"

Sweet Bro and Hella Jeff, lampshading its use of this trope

You there, Ewok! Fetch me Excalibur! The Nebuchadnezzar will survive and I will not rest until I've killed every Terminator in Jurassic Park! Rufio! Rufio! Rufiooo!

I'd like to make a Jimmy Hoffa joke, but I think most of the people playing this game are kids who are getting tired of running to Google every other line to figure out what we're talking about.
Floyd the Arch-Lich, Highborn

It's funny because I've heard of it.
The Nostalgia Chick on the constant Shout Outs in Aladdin and the King of Thieves

EVERYONE! Friendship is STUPID magic!
The Heavy, while wearing the full Grand Duchess costume, Team Fortress 2

That confirms it... not only are you a mass murderer waiting to happen but you’re a mutant freak. Yes, a mass murdering freak who would cut up her victims and bake them into cupcakes.

Link: Sweet! Mario can do Star Storm like that Ness kid's friend! Uh…
Kirby: Prince Poo?
Link: Yeah! They're both great kids! Oh, that Ness…
Paper Mario X, Chapter 27