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** Akko finds the entrance to the lab by ShaggySearchTechnique.


** The {{Shojo}} art shifts are based on ''Manga/GlassMask'', ''Manga/RoseOfVersailles'', and ''Manga/AimForTheAce''.

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** The {{Shojo}} art shifts are based on ''Manga/GlassMask'', ''Manga/RoseOfVersailles'', ''Manga/TheRoseOfVersailles'', and ''Manga/AimForTheAce''.


** Akko and Lotte have a very Creator/HannaBarbera or LooneyTunes style WheelOfFeet, complete with RunningOnTheSpot, when chasing the skeleton out of the graveyard.

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** Akko and Lotte have a very Creator/HannaBarbera or LooneyTunes ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes'' style WheelOfFeet, complete with RunningOnTheSpot, when chasing the skeleton out of the graveyard.


** They have fun with these in episode 8 when Akko ventures into Sucy's subconscious and meets many aspects of her personality, including 'The Sucy who desires plastic surgery' (whose face changes into that of a ''Franchise/{{Transformers}}'', complete with sound effect), 'Easily influenced Sucy', who is dressed as [[Franchise/StarWars a Jedi and has a Lightsaber]] and the Executioner Sucys, who are both dressed as [[Franchise/SilentHill Pyramid Head]]. The same episode later makes references to ''Literature/SleepingBeauty'', ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'', and ''Manga/{{Akira}}'', albeit a subtle one for the latter. And extended ShoutOut to ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'', ''WesternAnimation/SteamboatWillie'', and ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes''. This barely scratches the surface, as the episode is ''filled'' with references, often on the screen for just a few frames.

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** They have fun with these in episode 8 when Akko ventures into Sucy's subconscious and meets many aspects of her personality, including 'The Sucy who desires plastic surgery' (whose face changes into that of a ''Franchise/{{Transformers}}'', complete with sound effect), 'Easily influenced Sucy', who is dressed as [[Franchise/StarWars a Jedi and has a Lightsaber]] Lightsaber]], 'Monster obsessed Sucy' who is [[Film/ShinGodzilla roaring with lasers coming out of her back]], and the Executioner Sucys, who are both dressed as [[Franchise/SilentHill Pyramid Head]]. The same episode later makes references to ''Literature/SleepingBeauty'', ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'', and ''Manga/{{Akira}}'', albeit a subtle one for the latter. And extended ShoutOut to ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'', ''WesternAnimation/SteamboatWillie'', and ''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes''. This barely scratches the surface, as the episode is ''filled'' with references, often on the screen for just a few frames.


** The [[TransformationSequence transformation sequence]] of the boat resembles the ''Anime/GunBuster'''s, complete with the two sliding cockpit seats, mixed with more modern Creator/StudioGainax [[SuperRobot super robot]] stylings. Aside from sharing its name with a cruiser from ''[[MobileSuitGundamWing Gundam W: G-Unit]]'', its full title, Madou Senshi Grand Chariot, is in reference to ''Madou King Granzort'' and its [[{{Magitek}} magitek]]-fueled giant robots. The mech's color scheme and overall design take after the show's MidSeasonUpgrade, Super Granzort. The [[InTheNameOfTheMoon post transformation speech]] is in the style of ''Anime/TheBraveExpressMightGaine''. The energy level of 120% is a nod to ''Anime/SpaceBattleshipYamato''. The final attack ("Miracle Magical Shining Tornado Punch") is both a nod to CallingYourAttacks and to ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann''. The "Miracle Magical" part may be a nod to ''Anime/PrettyCure''.

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** The [[TransformationSequence transformation sequence]] of the boat resembles the ''Anime/GunBuster'''s, complete with the two sliding cockpit seats, mixed with more modern Creator/StudioGainax [[SuperRobot super robot]] stylings. Aside from sharing its name with a cruiser from ''[[MobileSuitGundamWing ''[[Anime/MobileSuitGundamWing Gundam W: G-Unit]]'', its full title, Madou Senshi Grand Chariot, is in reference to ''Madou King Granzort'' and its [[{{Magitek}} magitek]]-fueled giant robots. The mech's color scheme and overall design take after the show's MidSeasonUpgrade, Super Granzort. The [[InTheNameOfTheMoon post transformation speech]] is in the style of ''Anime/TheBraveExpressMightGaine''. The energy level of 120% is a nod to ''Anime/SpaceBattleshipYamato''. The final attack ("Miracle Magical Shining Tornado Punch") is both a nod to CallingYourAttacks and to ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann''. The "Miracle Magical" part may be a nod to ''Anime/PrettyCure''.


** The little fairy that emerges from Child!Akko resembles [[WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse Pearl]]. while others resemble [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic plump horses]].

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** The little fairy that emerges from Child!Akko resembles [[WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse Pearl]]. Pearl]], while others resemble [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic plump horses]].


** The little fairy that emerges from Child!Akko resembled [[WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse Pearl]]. others resemble [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic plump horses]].

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** The little fairy that emerges from Child!Akko resembled resembles [[WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse Pearl]]. while others resemble [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic plump horses]].



** The Shiny Chariot card game, in addition to magical secrets, is a shout out to ''TabletopGame/MagicTheGathering'' and ''TabletopGame/YuGiOh'' among other collectable card games.

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** The Shiny Chariot card game, in addition to magical secrets, is a shout out to ''TabletopGame/MagicTheGathering'' and ''TabletopGame/YuGiOh'' among other collectable collectible card games.



** The Shooting Star broom takes Akko to a trip around the world, including a family's living room. For a split second their TV shows an image of ''Anime/InfernoCop''.

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** The Shooting Star broom takes Akko to a trip around the world, including a family's living room. For a split second their TV shows an image of ''Anime/InfernoCop''.''WebAnimation/InfernoCop''.



** ''Comics/DCComics'' villain Starro is visible on a store shelf at the Magic Shop. It's also a nod to ''Anime/DaiconIV''.
** Skeleton heads that resemble [[Film/TheNightmareBeforeChristmas Jack Skellington]] are on the same shelves as Starro.

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** ''Comics/DCComics'' ''Creator/DCComics'' villain Starro is visible on a store shelf at the Magic Shop. It's also a nod to ''Anime/DaiconIV''.
** Skeleton heads that resemble [[Film/TheNightmareBeforeChristmas [[WesternAnimation/TheNightmareBeforeChristmas Jack Skellington]] are on the same shelves as Starro.



** They have fun with these in episode 8 when Akko ventures into Sucy's subconscious and meets many aspects of her personality, including 'The Sucy who desires plastic surgery' (whose face changes into that of a ''Franchise/{{Transformers}}'', complete with sound effect), 'Easily influenced Sucy', who is dressed as [[Franchise/StarWars a Jedi and has a Lightsaber]] and the Executioner Sucys, who are both dressed as [[Franchise/SilentHill Pyramid Head]]. The same episode later makes references to ''Literature/SleepingBeauty'', ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'', and ''Manga/{{Akira}}'', albeit a subtle one for the latter. And extended ShoutOut to ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'', ''WesternAnimation/SteamboatWillie'', and ''LooneyTunes''. This barely scratches the surface, as the episode is ''filled'' with references, often on the screen for just a few frames.

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** They have fun with these in episode 8 when Akko ventures into Sucy's subconscious and meets many aspects of her personality, including 'The Sucy who desires plastic surgery' (whose face changes into that of a ''Franchise/{{Transformers}}'', complete with sound effect), 'Easily influenced Sucy', who is dressed as [[Franchise/StarWars a Jedi and has a Lightsaber]] and the Executioner Sucys, who are both dressed as [[Franchise/SilentHill Pyramid Head]]. The same episode later makes references to ''Literature/SleepingBeauty'', ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'', and ''Manga/{{Akira}}'', albeit a subtle one for the latter. And extended ShoutOut to ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory'', ''WesternAnimation/SteamboatWillie'', and ''LooneyTunes''.''WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes''. This barely scratches the surface, as the episode is ''filled'' with references, often on the screen for just a few frames.



** The playboy bunny outfit is a callback to FLCL and from there, the ''DaiconIV'' animation.
** Andrew is shown reading a copy of ''Literature/{{NineteenEightyFour}}'' in episode 10.
** The {{Shojo}} art shifts in episode 10 are from ''Manga/GlassMask'', ''Manga/RoseOfVersailles'', and ''Manga/AimForTheAce''.

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** The playboy bunny outfit is a callback to FLCL ''FLCL'' and from there, the ''DaiconIV'' animation.
** Andrew is shown reading a copy of ''Literature/{{NineteenEightyFour}}'' ''Literature/NineteenEightyFour'' in episode 10.
** The {{Shojo}} art shifts in episode 10 are from based on ''Manga/GlassMask'', ''Manga/RoseOfVersailles'', and ''Manga/AimForTheAce''.



** The hats of the Nine Olde Witches that founded Luna Nova are shout outs to other famous mages in fiction, from ''[[Series/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger Witch Bandora]]/[[Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers Rita Repulsa]]'' to ''VideoGame/FinalFantasy'', ComicBooks/ScarletWitch and [[Film/TheWizardOfOz The Wicked Witch of the West.]]

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** The hats of the Nine Olde Witches that founded Luna Nova are shout outs to other famous mages in fiction, from ''[[Series/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger Witch Bandora]]/[[Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers Rita Repulsa]]'' to ''VideoGame/FinalFantasy'', ComicBooks/ScarletWitch ComicBook/ScarletWitch and [[Film/TheWizardOfOz The Wicked Witch of the West.]]West]].



* Episode 17

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* Episode 1717:



** The list of ingredients Constanze gives to Akko includes references to TolkiensLegendarium (Mythril. the Shire), {{ComicBooks/Wolverine}} (adamantium), ''{{Franchise/Digimon}}'', and ''{{Film/Gremlins}}''.

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** The list of ingredients Constanze gives to Akko includes references to TolkiensLegendarium Franchise/TolkiensLegendarium (Mythril. the Shire), {{ComicBooks/Wolverine}} ComicBook/{{Wolverine}} (adamantium), ''{{Franchise/Digimon}}'', and ''{{Film/Gremlins}}''.



** In [[http://imgur.com/a/N5Zuw This]] one image, over 16 easter eggs are present. Among them are {{ComicBook/Hellboy}}'s arm, {{ComicBooks/Thor}}'s hammer, a statue of [[Literature/JourneyToTheWest the Monkey King]], the Orichalcum statuette from ''Anime/TheSlayers'', the scarab from ''{{Film/Chronos}}'' by Creator/GuillermoDelToro, Bubo the mechanical owl from ''Film/{{Clash of the Titans|1981}}'', Ping's hat from ''Film/BigTroubleInLittleChina'', {{Franchise/Batman}}'s utility belt, and a nod to ''Anime/KillLaKill'' in the form of giant scissors. Akko is holding in her hand bits from the laboratory from the 1931 film ''{{Film/Frankenstein|1931}}''.

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** In [[http://imgur.com/a/N5Zuw This]] this]] one image, over 16 easter eggs are present. Among them are {{ComicBook/Hellboy}}'s arm, {{ComicBooks/Thor}}'s hammer, a statue of [[Literature/JourneyToTheWest the Monkey King]], the Orichalcum statuette from ''Anime/TheSlayers'', the scarab from ''{{Film/Chronos}}'' by Creator/GuillermoDelToro, Bubo the mechanical owl from ''Film/{{Clash of the Titans|1981}}'', Ping's hat from ''Film/BigTroubleInLittleChina'', {{Franchise/Batman}}'s utility belt, and a nod to ''Anime/KillLaKill'' in the form of giant scissors. Akko is holding in her hand bits from the laboratory from the 1931 film ''{{Film/Frankenstein|1931}}''.



-->'''Akko:''' "BELIEVE IN THE HEART THAT BELIEVES IN MAGIC!"
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-->'''Akko:''' "BELIEVE ---->'''Akko:''' BELIEVE IN THE HEART THAT BELIEVES IN MAGIC!"
MAGIC!
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** Aunt Daryl and her daughters are clearly an {{Expy}} of the Wicked Stepmother and the Wicked Stepsisters from ''Literature/{{Cinderella}}''
* Episode 20

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** Aunt Daryl and her daughters are clearly an {{Expy}} of the Wicked Stepmother and the Wicked Stepsisters from ''Literature/{{Cinderella}}''
''Literature/{{Cinderella}}''.
* Episode 2020:



* Episode 21
** a ton in the smartphone comment avatars:
*** One Avatar is is the British RAF Roundel
*** Another is a mix of Franchise/JamesBond and ''{{Film/Kingsman}}'' and ''{{Series/TheAvengers}}''.

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* Episode 21
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** a A ton in the smartphone comment avatars:
*** One Avatar is is the British RAF Roundel
Roundel.
*** Another is a mix of Franchise/JamesBond and ''{{Film/Kingsman}}'' and ''{{Series/TheAvengers}}''.''Series/TheAvengers''.



*** A fourth is the wound icon from ''{{Anime/Kiznaiver}}''

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*** A fourth is the wound icon from ''{{Anime/Kiznaiver}}''''{{Anime/Kiznaiver}}''.



** Wagandia bears a strong resemblance to the beanstalk in ''FairyTale/JackAndTheBeanstalk''

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** Wagandia bears a strong resemblance to the beanstalk in ''FairyTale/JackAndTheBeanstalk''''Literature/JackAndTheBeanstalk''.



* Episode 22

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* Episode 2222:



** One of the women in the protest/riot looks like [[http://imgur.com/a/5NHhM Vicky Pollard]] from Series/LittleBritain.
** The episode is about young girls having their emotional energy drained for magic by a red and white character with the girls eventually losing something very important. It's a {{Homage}} to ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica''.

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** One of the women in the protest/riot looks like [[http://imgur.com/a/5NHhM Vicky Pollard]] from Series/LittleBritain.
''Series/LittleBritain''.
** The episode is about young girls having their emotional energy drained for magic by a red and white character with the girls eventually losing something very important. It's a an {{Homage}} to ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica''.



* Episode 23

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* Episode 2323:



* Episode 24

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* Episode 2424:



** The Dragon that Croix's cubes form bears a strong resemblance to the Dragon in the first Little Witch [=OVA=]

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** The Dragon that Croix's cubes form bears a strong resemblance to the Dragon in the first Little ''Little Witch [=OVA=]Academia'' [=OVA=].


* O'Neal's thief outfit is identical to that of ComicBook/{{Catwoman}}.

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* O'Neal's O'Neill's thief outfit is identical to that of ComicBook/{{Catwoman}}.


** The stick of the Grand Triskelion resembles the namesake of ''SouthParkTheStickOfTruth.''

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** The stick of the Grand Triskelion resembles the namesake of ''SouthParkTheStickOfTruth.''VideoGame/SouthParkTheStickOfTruth.''


** [[LeagueOfLegends Cloud9 and Team SoloMid]] have teams in the Wild Hunt competition, apparently. Their rosters even match up with that of the concurrent NA Spring Playoffs Finals.

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** [[LeagueOfLegends [[VideoGame/LeagueOfLegends Cloud9 and Team SoloMid]] have teams in the Wild Hunt competition, apparently. Their rosters even match up with that of the concurrent NA Spring Playoffs Finals.


** It turns out Professor Badcock's first name is Samantha, like the main character in ''{{Bewitched}}''.

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** It turns out Professor Badcock's first name is Samantha, like the main character in ''{{Bewitched}}''.''Series/{{Bewitched}}''.


** Akko's addition to the potion mix of "Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice" (everything nice being pickled plums, who already caused problems in the first episode) followed by an explosion is a nod to ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerPuffGirls''.

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** Akko's addition to the potion mix of "Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice" (everything nice ("Everything Nice" being pickled plums, who which already caused problems in the first episode) followed by an explosion is a nod to ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerPuffGirls''.


** Akko's addition to the potion mix of "Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice" followed by an explosion is a nod to ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerPuffGirls''.

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** Akko's addition to the potion mix of "Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice" (everything nice being pickled plums, who already caused problems in the first episode) followed by an explosion is a nod to ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerPuffGirls''.


** Akko and Lotte have a very HannaBarbera or LooneyTunes style WheelOfFeet, complete with RunningOnTheSpot, when chasing the skeleton out of the graveyard.

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** Akko and Lotte have a very HannaBarbera Creator/HannaBarbera or LooneyTunes style WheelOfFeet, complete with RunningOnTheSpot, when chasing the skeleton out of the graveyard.


[[AC: The O.V.A.s]]

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[[AC: The O.V.A.s]]
Shorts]]



** Croix's dark rod resembles the [[http://imgur.com/ip88BqA one stolen by]] [[Anime/SpacePatrolLuluco Lalaco.]]

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** Croix's dark rod resembles the [[http://imgur.com/ip88BqA one stolen by]] [[Anime/SpacePatrolLuluco Lalaco.]]Lalaco]], which, in turn, is likely a reference to the original Shiny Rod.

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