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* Kyon's sister calls her brother [[InvasionOfTheBodySnatchers pod person]] when he awakes without help and goes to school early to study.

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* Kyon's sister calls her brother [[InvasionOfTheBodySnatchers [[Film/InvasionOfTheBodySnatchers pod person]] when he awakes without help and goes to school early to study.


* JustForFun/TropeTan's special attack, the Chekhov Beam, is a multiple ShoutOut: to the ChekhovsGun trope and the [[MemeticMutation Memetically Mutated]] Mikuru Beam from the Haruhi canon. As a bonus, when she [[CallingYourAttacks yells the attack name to use it]] it's done similar to the [[VideoGame/{{F-Zero}} Falcon...]] [[VideoGame/SuperSmashBros PUNCH!]]

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* JustForFun/TropeTan's special attack, the Chekhov Beam, is a multiple ShoutOut: to the ChekhovsGun trope and the [[MemeticMutation Memetically Mutated]] Mikuru Beam from the Haruhi canon. As a bonus, when she [[CallingYourAttacks yells the attack name to use it]] it's done similar to the [[VideoGame/{{F-Zero}} [[VideoGame/FZero Falcon...]] [[VideoGame/SuperSmashBros PUNCH!]]


* Kyon chooses [[KenichiTheMightiestDisciple Shirahama Kenichi]] as an alias, shortly before getting into a fight with some {{Yakuza}} both times.

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* Kyon chooses [[KenichiTheMightiestDisciple [[Manga/KenichiTheMightiestDisciple Shirahama Kenichi]] as an alias, shortly before getting into a fight with some {{Yakuza}} both times.


** In Chapter 47, Kyon is chased by what are clearly supposed to be [[http://half-life.wikia.com/wiki/Hunter Hunters]]. He defends himself by using his [[GravityMaster gravity manipulation equipment]] to [[WreakingHavok throw a desk at them]]. Anyone who has played ''Episode 2'' will know that this is a [[ForMassiveDamage very good idea]].

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** In Chapter 47, Kyon is chased by what are clearly supposed to be [[http://half-life.wikia.com/wiki/Hunter Hunters]]. He defends himself by using his [[GravityMaster gravity manipulation equipment]] to [[WreakingHavok throw a desk at them]]. Anyone who has played ''Episode 2'' will know that this is a [[ForMassiveDamage very good idea]].idea.


* Mikuru has done costumes of Lum from ''UruseiYatsura'', Lucy's stewardess uniform from ''Manga/{{Planetes}}'' and a police uniform from ''Manga/YoureUnderArrest''.

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* Mikuru has done costumes of Lum from ''UruseiYatsura'', ''Manga/UruseiYatsura'', Lucy's stewardess uniform from ''Manga/{{Planetes}}'' and a police uniform from ''Manga/YoureUnderArrest''.


* MagicalGirl Nonoko's outfit, staff, attacks and even name all point to [[MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha Nanoha]].

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* MagicalGirl Nonoko's outfit, staff, attacks and even name all point to [[MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha [[Franchise/LyricalNanoha Nanoha]].


* Kyon chooses [[KenichiTheMightiestDisciple Shirahama Kenichi]] as an alias, shortly before [[{{Badass}} getting into a fight with some]] {{Yakuza}} both times.

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* Kyon chooses [[KenichiTheMightiestDisciple Shirahama Kenichi]] as an alias, shortly before [[{{Badass}} getting into a fight with some]] some {{Yakuza}} both times.


'''Taniguchi:''' Aw, I was just talking 'bout [[{{Shaft}} Kyon]]!

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'''Taniguchi:''' Aw, I was just talking 'bout [[{{Shaft}} [[Film/{{Shaft}} Kyon]]!


* Kyon's highly advanced PDA, capable of growing and learning as it absorbs information, is nicknamed [[{{Terminator}} Skynet]]. [[LampshadeHanging The irony does not go unnoticed.]]

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* Kyon's highly advanced PDA, capable of growing and learning as it absorbs information, is nicknamed [[{{Terminator}} [[Franchise/{{Terminator}} Skynet]]. [[LampshadeHanging The irony does not go unnoticed.]]


* The Brigade sometimes organizes small anime viewings. So far they have watched ''Anime/{{Kamichu}}'', ''KashimashiGirlMeetsGirl'', ''Anime/VoicesOfADistantStar'' and the ShowWithinAShow ''JustForFun/TropeTan''.

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* The Brigade sometimes organizes small anime viewings. So far they have watched ''Anime/{{Kamichu}}'', ''KashimashiGirlMeetsGirl'', ''Manga/KashimashiGirlMeetsGirl'', ''Anime/VoicesOfADistantStar'' and the ShowWithinAShow ''JustForFun/TropeTan''.


* "But don't hold your breath for a miracle at this hour - I doubt your defender is as devoted as [[ApolloJusticeAceAttorney Odoroki Hosuke]]." [[note]]Odoroki Hosuke is the Japanese name of Apollo Justice[[/note]]

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* "But don't hold your breath for a miracle at this hour - I doubt your defender is as devoted as [[ApolloJusticeAceAttorney [[VisualNovel/ApolloJusticeAceAttorney Odoroki Hosuke]]." [[note]]Odoroki Hosuke is the Japanese name of Apollo Justice[[/note]]


* As per Chapter 15, one of Trope-tan's enemies is apparently the "Dark Lord [[SquareEnix Skweeniks]]." He even goes OneWingedAngel on her (in a fairly amusing fashion) just before the CliffHanger.

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* As per Chapter 15, one of Trope-tan's enemies is apparently the "Dark Lord [[SquareEnix [[Creator/SquareEnix Skweeniks]]." He even goes OneWingedAngel on her (in a fairly amusing fashion) just before the CliffHanger.


* A woman who seems to be one of Tachibana's superiors gets the surname Takahashi. After this fueling references to the author of ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'', RumikoTakahashi, [[WordOfGod Durandall decided to give her this line]]:

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* A woman who seems to be one of Tachibana's superiors gets the surname Takahashi. After this fueling references to the author of ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'', RumikoTakahashi, Creator/RumikoTakahashi, [[WordOfGod Durandall decided to give her this line]]:


* Similarly to the anime, sometimes a character takes notice of the title of the book Yuki is reading at the moment. So far, ''Literature/StrangerInAStrangeLand'', ''Literature/LifeOfPi'', ''Literature/TheMirrorOfHerDreams'', ''[[Literature/HaroldShea The Complete Compleat Enchanter]]'', ''Literature/SnowCrash'', ''Literature/TheGoldenCompass'', ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Terror_%28novel%29 The Terror]]'' and ''Literature/AWrinkleInTime'' have been mentioned.

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* Similarly to the anime, sometimes a character takes notice of the title of the book Yuki is reading at the moment. So far, ''Literature/StrangerInAStrangeLand'', ''Literature/LifeOfPi'', ''Literature/TheMirrorOfHerDreams'', ''[[Literature/HaroldShea The Complete Compleat Enchanter]]'', ''Literature/SnowCrash'', ''Literature/TheGoldenCompass'', ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Terror_%28novel%29 The Terror]]'' ''Literature/TheTerror'' and ''Literature/AWrinkleInTime'' have been mentioned.


* Similarly to the anime, sometimes a character takes notice of the title of the book Yuki is reading at the moment. So far, ''Literature/StrangerInAStrangeLand'', ''Literature/LifeOfPi'', ''Literature/TheMirrorOfHerDreams'', ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Complete_Compleat_Enchanter The Complete Compleat Enchanter]]'', ''Literature/SnowCrash'', ''Literature/TheGoldenCompass'', ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Terror_%28novel%29 The Terror]]'' and ''Literature/AWrinkleInTime'' have been mentioned.

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* Similarly to the anime, sometimes a character takes notice of the title of the book Yuki is reading at the moment. So far, ''Literature/StrangerInAStrangeLand'', ''Literature/LifeOfPi'', ''Literature/TheMirrorOfHerDreams'', ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Complete_Compleat_Enchanter ''[[Literature/HaroldShea The Complete Compleat Enchanter]]'', ''Literature/SnowCrash'', ''Literature/TheGoldenCompass'', ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Terror_%28novel%29 The Terror]]'' and ''Literature/AWrinkleInTime'' have been mentioned.

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