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The demons have green hair, electrical or fire powers, the zappy one is clingy, and the Running Gag is the (more or less villain) protagonist getting electrocuted now and then. Sound familiar? Many references to . Dragon Quest Ichiro " Alex Rodriguez" Shinjo. Made even weirder by the fact that he's a boxer, not a baseball player. At the school festival there are booths run by both and Psyren cosplayers. Sket Dance Furuichi Ear reminds one of a certain "alien's" special abilities. And now, unexpectedly, to . Call of Duty 4 Chapter before that there was a shout out to . Only with more nudity. Street Fighter Yet another one in this cover. Oga, apparently, can do the Shoryuken and Psycho Crusher. Max the Ishiyama King is a blatant shout out to . Voltes V Apparently, even get a shout-out The Flintstones from Oga. When Hilda is trying to come to terms with Oga and Beel's body switch, she sings "When You Wish Upon A Star". Chapter 91 contains some Dragon Ball references. And in one omake Oga tries to quote Goku when he needs to get a New Year's Ball for Beel.
Oga: "A man I respected said these great words - 'Everyone, give me some of your cash in aura form!'"
Furuichi: "NO HE DID NOT!" Episode 49 too. Furuichi
: "Wait, isn't this what
has on his head? Wait...don't tell me, I'm
The entire Hilda rescue arc seems to be a homage to the Rukia rescue arc from . To further drive the point home, they both have an extremely similar Bleach inverted Shut Up And Save Me moment. Episode 47 of the anime. Now Lady Gaga makes her appearance. She's truly a good wife! Also a wordplay shout out to the NHK drama GeGeGe no Nyobo ( Spooky Wife) about the wife of the manga creator. GeGeGe no Kitaro Oga's mother introducing herself as "Big Mom". Chapter 140 references and X-Men . Marvel vs. Capcom Oga
: "... and while they're in the air, finish them off with
's Weapon X Combo Special. That's the type of woman you are."
Episode 51 has Aoi attacking Koma with "Scattering Sakura Blossoms" when this line was dropped: Does this image remind you of something? Futaba tries to get Kanzaki to play with her. Pretty Cure In episode 56 Kanzaki's first suggestion for a new group name is Afterschool Yogurty Time. A nice reference from Kido including his constant Neon Genesis Evangelion Gendo Pose. Furuichi makes a reference during the Best Couple Grand Prix cooking challenge. Toriko Ebian Ichikawa the "Blind Swordsman," one of the Six Upstarts, appears to be an homage to Zatoichi. He appears to be half-blind, he carries a katana Shirasaya style, making it look a bit like a sword-cane, and his nickname, "Blind Swordsman," isn't even trying to be subtle. In fact, in his first appearance, his nickname was actually "Blind Masseuse," which has to be a joke from Tamura, especially given how it was spelt with the exact same characters (座頭市) as the Blind Swordsman's name. Chapter 190 features a small one to , when Baby Beel draws the titular character's whiskers on Nasubi's face. Naruto In the next chapter Nasubi performs a finishing move on two opponents, which one of them points out originally belonged to Geese Howard from . Fatal Fury Nasubi's band have apparently been practicing "Hare Hare Yukai". A small one to a certain card based multimedia franchise when Oga creates a Card Battle Game based on his friends... Chapter 211: The Tojo of Tennis When looking for the pieces of Furuichi's soul, Oga and Akaboshi suggest walking in long grass and spreading honey on trees as viable search methods.