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* In a scene in ''ComicBook/XMen'' #3, Professor Xavier privately refers to Jean Grey as "the woman I love." This plot point was [[AbortedArc quickly dropped]] until thirty years later, when [[SuperpoweredEvilSide Onslaught]] shows the scene to Jean in an attempt to prove the hypocrisy of humanity.

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* In a scene in ''ComicBook/XMen'' #3, Professor Xavier privately refers to Jean Grey ComicBook/JeanGrey as "the woman I love." This plot point was [[AbortedArc quickly dropped]] until thirty years later, when [[SuperpoweredEvilSide Onslaught]] shows the scene to Jean in an attempt to prove the hypocrisy of humanity.



* During Creator/PaulCornell's "[[ComicBook/TheBlackRing Black Ring]]" story arc in ''ComicBook/ActionComics'', one issue was about ComicBook/VandalSavage having a prophecy relating to ComicBook/LexLuthor. It featured two flashbacks to previous meetings between the two. One was from the relatively recent ''ComicBook/SalvationRun'', the other was from ''ComicBook/TheFlash'' #124, back in 1997.

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* During Creator/PaulCornell's "[[ComicBook/TheBlackRing Black Ring]]" ''ComicBook/TheBlackRing'' story arc in ''ComicBook/ActionComics'', one issue was about ComicBook/VandalSavage having a prophecy relating to ComicBook/LexLuthor. It featured two flashbacks to previous meetings between the two. One was from the relatively recent ''ComicBook/SalvationRun'', the other was from ''ComicBook/TheFlash'' #124, back in 1997.



* During Nightwing and Batgirl's conversation in ''ComicBook/ForeverEvil'' #1, Babs references the recent ''ComicBook/DeathOfTheFamily'' crossover and the Bat Family's currently strained relationship with Bruce.

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* During Nightwing ComicBook/{{Nightwing}} and Batgirl's ComicBook/{{Batgirl}}'s conversation in ''ComicBook/ForeverEvil'' #1, Babs references the recent ''ComicBook/DeathOfTheFamily'' crossover and the Bat Family's currently strained relationship with Bruce.


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* ''ComicBook/AmethystPrincessOfGemworld'': When Amethyst learns how to form shields with her magic she compares it to Wonder Woman's bracelets. Makes sense with how there's a very prominent poster of the Amazon Princess on her bedroom wall at home.


* At one point in ''[[http://ficwad.com/story/213011 Eroninjia]]'', [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Anko Mitarashi]] performs a tea ceremony so flawlessly that it drives a noble to tears, a reference to the [[AllThereInTheManuel databooks which mention Anko performs tea ceremonies as a hobby.]]

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* At one point in ''[[http://ficwad.com/story/213011 Eroninjia]]'', [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Anko Mitarashi]] performs a tea ceremony so flawlessly that it drives a noble to tears, a reference to the [[AllThereInTheManuel [[AllThereInTheManual databooks which mention Anko performs tea ceremonies as a hobby.]]


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* ''Fanfic/ADiplomaticVisit'': In chapter 25, Discord's letter makes reference to his also being fond of "a certain chaotic little trio", referencing the time he spent with the Cutie Mark Crusaders in ''ComicBook/MyLittlePonyFriendsForever'' issue #2.


* ''Fanfic/TheManyDatesOfDannyPhantom'': During a battle in Chapter 12, Manny's head gets hurt so much he wonders if he ended "up in the afterlife again". That's a nod to ''WesternAnimation/ElTigreTheAdventuresOfMannyRivera'' episode "The Grave Escape".

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* ''Fanfic/TheManyDatesOfDannyPhantom'': ''Fanfic/TheManyDatesOfDannyFenton'': During a battle in Chapter 12, 12 of "Danny and Kitty", Manny's head gets hurt so much he wonders if he ended "up in the afterlife again". That's a nod to ''WesternAnimation/ElTigreTheAdventuresOfMannyRivera'' episode "The Grave Escape".

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* ''Fanfic/TheManyDatesOfDannyPhantom'': During a battle in Chapter 12, Manny's head gets hurt so much he wonders if he ended "up in the afterlife again". That's a nod to ''WesternAnimation/ElTigreTheAdventuresOfMannyRivera'' episode "The Grave Escape".


* In issue 2 of ''Youngblood2017'', Badrock brings up [[ComicBook/{{Youngblood}} his old "Yabba Dabba Doom" catchphrase]].

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* In issue 2 of ''Youngblood2017'', ''ComicBook/Youngblood2017'', Badrock brings up [[ComicBook/{{Youngblood}} his old "Yabba Dabba Doom" catchphrase]].

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* In issue 2 of ''Youngblood2017'', Badrock brings up [[ComicBook/{{Youngblood}} his old "Yabba Dabba Doom" catchphrase]].


* ''ComicBook/UltimateFF'': The history of Miles Morhames' home universe is a recap of the story of the ComicBook/UltimateMarvel universe, told with a bizarre AnthropomorphicAnimalAdaptation.

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''ComicBook/UltimateFF'': The history of Miles Morhames' home universe is a recap of the story of the ComicBook/UltimateMarvel universe, told with a bizarre AnthropomorphicAnimalAdaptation.AnthropomorphicAnimalAdaptation.
** ''ComicBook/TheUltimates''
*** Nick Fury and Bruce Banner discuss about his previous time as Hulk, and how he razed the port. The flashback featured Hulk fighting Spider-Man. The scene is a reference to ''ComicBook/UltimateMarvelTeamUp'' #3 and #4.
*** The recent "mutant hysteria" that Pym mentions in passing was seen in the first arc of ''ComicBook/UltimateXMen''.


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* ''Fanfic/CodePrimeR1Rebellion'': The fanfic is a crossover with the ''Transformers Aligned'' '''Continuity''', and it certainly lives up to it:
** The opening is clearly based on the final (and by extension, first) mission of ''VideoGame/TransformersFallOfCybertron''.
** [[WesternAnimation/TransformersRobotsInDisguise Fixit]] is a member of the Ark Crew.
** Megatron has already been fused with Dark Energon in this timeline, which was the case in ''Fall of Cybertron'', as opposed to only just having discovered it at the start of ''Transformers Prime''. The first chapter also directly has him reference being crushed by Metroplex.

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* ''Fanfic/LincolnIsDone'' references several events from ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse'', including the fight for the last slice of pizza ("Slice of Life"), Luna taking Lincoln to a concert ("For Bros About to Rock"), and Lola blackmailing her siblings to get into a club ("A Tattler's Tale").


* ''Franchise/AceAttorney'' has a number of these. One occurs in The Monstrous Turnabout in ''[[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyDualDestinies Dual Destinies]]'', which features a photo capturing a supposed flying killer. This is the fourth time the series has used the "supposed flying murderer" plot point. When Apollo points out the possibility of a flying murderer in court, the Judge's reaction is a sarcastic "I can't wait to hear this".
* ''VisualNovel/Canvas2'' has multiple references to the original game and several of the heroines, mostly in Misaki and Saya's routes. Both of them are sisters of heroines from the original.
* In ''VisualNovel/FateStayNight'', Kotomine remarks offhandedly about how Tohsaka will feel much better after being buried underground for a bit amidst a conversation that skims along the topic of [[VisualNovel/{{Tsukihime}} vampires.]] Shirou isn't sure whether to take the comment literally or seriously. This little conversation gave rise to some EpilepticTrees suggesting that Tohsaka is the descent of a vampire.
* In ''VisualNovel/HatofulBoyfriend'' sequel ''Holiday Star'', the human girl is friends with The Conductor, implicitly from [[spoiler:all the bad ends]] in the previous game. She [[LampshadeHanging even says]] they've known each other [[NoFourthWall since the demo version!]]



* [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Kotomine]] remarks offhandedly about how Tohsaka will feel much better after being buried underground for a bit amidst a conversation that skims along the topic of [[VisualNovel/{{Tsukihime}} vampires.]] Shirou isn't sure whether to take the comment literally or seriously. This little conversation gave rise to some EpilepticTrees suggesting that Tohsaka is the descent of a vampire.
* ''VisualNovel/{{Canvas 2}}'' has multiple references to the original game and several of the heroines, mostly in Misaki and Saya's routes. Both of them are sisters of heroines from the original.
* In ''VisualNovel/HatofulBoyfriend'' sequel ''Holiday Star'', the human girl is friends with The Conductor, implicitly from [[spoiler:all the bad ends]] in the previous game. She [[LampshadeHanging even says]] they've known each other [[NoFourthWall since the demo version!]]
* ''Franchise/AceAttorney'' has a number of these. One occurs in The Monstrous Turnabout in ''[[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyDualDestinies Dual Destinies]]'', which features a photo capturing a supposed flying killer. This is the fourth time the series has used the "supposed flying murderer" plot point. When Apollo points out the possibility of a flying murderer in court, the Judge's reaction is a sarcastic "I can't wait to hear this".

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* [[VisualNovel/FateStayNight Kotomine]] remarks offhandedly about how Tohsaka will feel much better after being buried underground for a bit amidst a conversation that skims along ''VisualNovel/SpiritHunterNG'':
** While
the topic of [[VisualNovel/{{Tsukihime}} vampires.]] Shirou isn't sure whether to take the comment literally or seriously. This little conversation gave rise to some EpilepticTrees suggesting that Tohsaka is the descent of a vampire.
* ''VisualNovel/{{Canvas 2}}''
game has multiple many [[CallBack notable ties]] to its prequel ''VisualNovel/DeathMark'', there's also a few inconsequential references put in for fun:
*** Momo's [[FanserviceModel gravure]] photo has her made up like a doll and posing on a red couch, with it being based on an urban legend about 'a doll in a mysterious mansion'. This is all a reference to Mary, the protagonist's advisor from ''VisualNovel/DeathMark''.
*** When Akira asks Kaoru what he could be, if not a human, one of her answers is a humanoid weapon that was developed in secret by the old army. This is exactly what the Kannon Soldier from Chapter 5 of ''Death Mark'' is.
*** One of Natsumi's notebooks contains information on the scar-like Death Mark that plagued the characters of the titular game. Kaoru explains that she knew someone involved with the case, and that she took much of her inspiration for Momo Kuruse from it.
*** When explaining the Miroku Mansion's {{Bizarrchitecture}}, Rosé references roads and staircases that impossibly loop you back
to the original game same spot, which were featured in Chapters 3 and several 6 of the heroines, mostly in Misaki and Saya's routes. Both of them are sisters of heroines Death Mark.
*** According to Ami's profile, she once talked to a dog with a human face, a reference to Genta
from the original.
* In ''VisualNovel/HatofulBoyfriend'' sequel ''Holiday Star'',
third chapter of Death Mark.
** One of [[CollectionSidequest D-Man's cards]] tells
the human girl is friends with The Conductor, implicitly from [[spoiler:all tale of the bad ends]] in Princess Mach urban legend. If Ban is alive at the previous game. She [[LampshadeHanging even says]] they've known each other [[NoFourthWall since end of the demo version!]]
* ''Franchise/AceAttorney'' has a number of these. One occurs in The Monstrous Turnabout in ''[[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorneyDualDestinies Dual Destinies]]'', which features a photo capturing a supposed flying killer. This is
game, then his epilogue scene mentions that he's investigating the fourth time the series has used the "supposed flying murderer" plot point. When Apollo points out the possibility of a flying murderer in court, the Judge's reaction is a sarcastic "I can't wait to hear this". very same spirit.

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* In the ''WebAnimation/StarTrekLogicalThinking'' video about the Ipse Dixit (it simply is) fallacy, Harry Mudd mentions being defeated by his own androids, which happened in an episode of ''Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries''.

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* In [[https://www.deviantart.com/slifofinadragon SilfofinaDragon]]'s ''VideoGame/SengokuBasara'' fanfics, there have been plenty references to the SB anime.

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** In the ''Project Freelancer Saga'' flashbacks, Carolina ends up having to attach her grappling hook to Washington's codpiece to get him onto their escape ship. In season 11, he admits that [[NeverLiveItDown that moment]] was what he was known for among his group.


In remakes of older TV shows or movies, this may often manifest itself as a form of StuntCasting. If characters reference something outside the [[TheVerse universe]] itself but has special meaning some other way (such as an AlternateContinuity or adaptation), it's a MythologyGag. If it's a joke about the actors of the parts it's ActorAllusion or CastingGag. References towards something that's been written out (or {{Take That}}s towards something that people ''wish'' were written out) are {{Discontinuity Nod}}s. A nod that affects the plot in some way can be considered a OlafsHammer.

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In remakes of older TV shows or movies, this may often manifest itself as a form of StuntCasting. If characters reference something that's outside the present [[TheVerse universe]] itself but has special meaning in some other way (such as an AlternateContinuity or adaptation), it's a MythologyGag. If it's a joke about the actors of the parts parts, it's ActorAllusion or a CastingGag. References towards something that's been written out (or {{Take That}}s towards something that people ''wish'' were written out) are {{Discontinuity Nod}}s. A nod that affects the plot in some way can be considered a an OlafsHammer.



Also distinct from a CallForward, as it isn't going to be a plot point later on. If a single scene presents an unusually large number of Continuity Nods, all at once, you may have fallen under a ContinuityCavalcade. If there are so many Continuity Nods they detract from the story itself, it's ContinuityPorn. When entire scenarios are recreated then it becomes an InternalHomage. Naturally contrasts with SeriesContinuityError. A SongOfSongTitles might have this.

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Also distinct from a CallForward, as it isn't going to be a plot point later on. If a single scene presents an unusually large number of Continuity Nods, all at once, you may have fallen under a ContinuityCavalcade. If there are so many Continuity Nods that they detract from the story itself, story, it's ContinuityPorn. When entire scenarios are recreated then it becomes an InternalHomage. Naturally contrasts with SeriesContinuityError. A SongOfSongTitles might have this.

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