Characters Funny Main ShoutOut Trivia VideoGame YMMV
Cthulhu Saves the World
Nyarlathotep and Dagon look exactly like their SOTA Toys representations. exactly. The blurb for gargoyles says that They've been trying to get a TV deal for years. "The city of Dunwitch has been taken over by undead monsters! Are there any dudes bad enough to rescue the city?" Two enemies in the Ghost Forest are witch doctors and chipmunk hordes. The blurb for Tentacles are that they're still waiting for their day. The zombie tunic is the same color as Minecraft zombies' shirt/pants. The blurb for Specters says that they've definitely never been in space. The bonus bosses in the Soulcaster cave are based on, you guessed it, Soulcaster. One of the skill-raising chests contains " rings of power". According to the developer's notes, the Itozumaki enemies (giant mutant snails) are named after Junji Ito and his manga . That's because Ito lists HP Lovecraft as one of his primary influences. The description of the enemy also states that it was once a beautiful woman, and in Uzumaki Uzumaki being turned into a snail was the fate of several characters. The description for orcs: " Orc smash!". According to their description, the Salamander enemies are proficient at shmups. On the Ultharian spaceship, there are pixelated alien invaders who become faster when their allies get defeated. Two enemies are man-eating plants named Aud-II and Aud-III. "Feed me, Cthulhu!" The blurb for the Raptors states that they can easily open doors. One attack used by Azathoth, the is called " Final Boss Total Perspective Vortex". Right before the final battle, the fake ending shows Cthulhu ready to destroy the world in a parody of the game over screen from . "Game Over. Return of Cthulhu." Zelda II: The Adventure of Link In the Cthulhu's Angels campaign ( in itself a shout out), the dark god says in the beginning: " My Cthulhu sense is tingling!".