[[WMG: 2D Boy's members used to write for ''VideoGame/TheSims'']]
They have unsubtly hinted that they are former EA employees, and World of Goo's fake loading screens and lighthearted jabs at pop culture are a staple of ''VideoGame/TheSims''.

[[WMG: The Sign Painter also painted the 2D Boy logo at the beginning of the game.]]
It does kind of look like a sign...