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* In ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker2'', a few of the preset Story Mode levels are made by creators under the pseudonyms of Agent 1, Agent 2, Celebrity MC, and Celebrity DJ. Hmm... looks like [[VideoGame/{{Splatoon}} the Squid Sisters and Off the Hook]] figured out how to send their stages back in time. Even the descriptions are written in-character, with "Celebrity MC" [[CallBack still attempting to make "sloppy" a thing]].

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* In ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker2'', a few of the preset Story Mode levels are made by creators under the pseudonyms of Agent 1, Agent 2, Celebrity MC, and Celebrity DJ. Hmm... looks like [[VideoGame/{{Splatoon}} the Squid Sisters and Off the Hook]] figured out how to send their stages back in time. Even the descriptions are written in-character, with "Celebrity MC" [[CallBack [[ContinuityNod still attempting to make "sloppy" a thing]].


* In ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker2'', a few of the preset Story Mode levels are made by creators under the pseudonyms of Agent 1, Agent 2, Celebrity MC, and Celebrity DJ. Hmm... looks like [[VideoGame/{{Splatoon}} the Squid Sisters and Off the Hook]] figured out how to send their stages back in time. Even the descriptions are written in-character.

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* In ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker2'', a few of the preset Story Mode levels are made by creators under the pseudonyms of Agent 1, Agent 2, Celebrity MC, and Celebrity DJ. Hmm... looks like [[VideoGame/{{Splatoon}} the Squid Sisters and Off the Hook]] figured out how to send their stages back in time. Even the descriptions are written in-character.in-character, with "Celebrity MC" [[CallBack still attempting to make "sloppy" a thing]].


* In ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker2'', a few of the preset Story Mode levels are made by creators under the pseudonyms of Agent 1, Agent 2, Celebrity MC, and Celebrity DJ. Hmm... looks like [[VideoGame/{{Splatoon}} the Squid Sisters and Off the Hook]] figured out how to send their stages back in time.

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* In ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker2'', a few of the preset Story Mode levels are made by creators under the pseudonyms of Agent 1, Agent 2, Celebrity MC, and Celebrity DJ. Hmm... looks like [[VideoGame/{{Splatoon}} the Squid Sisters and Off the Hook]] figured out how to send their stages back in time. Even the descriptions are written in-character.


* ''VideoGame/SuperMario3DWorld'' has two areas where the player must fill in panels resembling sprites from the original ''Super Mario Bros.'' as well as ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZelda''. As if that weren't enough, the music tracks for these levels are named [[VideoGame/PanelDePon "Panel de Mario" and "Panel de Link".]]

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* ''VideoGame/SuperMario3DWorld'' has two areas where the player must fill in panels resembling sprites from the original ''Super Mario Bros.'' as well as ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZelda''. As if that weren't enough, the music tracks for these levels are named [[VideoGame/PanelDePon "Panel de Mario" and "Panel de Link".]]]]
* In ''VideoGame/SuperMarioMaker2'', a few of the preset Story Mode levels are made by creators under the pseudonyms of Agent 1, Agent 2, Celebrity MC, and Celebrity DJ. Hmm... looks like [[VideoGame/{{Splatoon}} the Squid Sisters and Off the Hook]] figured out how to send their stages back in time.


* Mario himself is named after Mario Segale, an American warehouse landlord who worked with Nintendo in the 1970s and 1980s, and whom the character happened to resemble.

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* Mario himself is named after Mario Segale, an American warehouse landlord who worked with Nintendo in the 1970s and 1980s, and whom the character happened to resemble.resemble (judging from extant photos of Segale, though, it was more likely his outfit that inspired the name).


* The Koopalings were based on seven of the ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros3'' developers. They were all later named after musicians by the American localisation team, as no distinct names were given in the Japanese version. (Larry Koopa - Larry Mullen, Jr., drummer for ''Music/{{U2}}''. Morton Koopa Jr. - Morton Downey, Jr., singer and host of ''Series/TheMortonDowneyJrShow''. Wendy O. Koopa - Wendy O. Williams, lead singer of ''Plasmatics''. Iggy Koopa - Iggy Pop, lead singer of ''Music/TheStooges''. Roy Koopa - Music/RoyOrbison. Lemmy Koopa - Lemmy Kilmister, lead singer and bass guitarist of ''[[Music/{{Motorhead}} Motörhead]]''. Ludwig von Koopa - Music/LudwigVanBeethoven.) It's also speculated the musical names were chosen because their scepters resemble microphones.

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* The Most of the Koopalings were based on seven of the ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros3'' developers. They were all later named after musicians by the American localisation team, as no distinct names were given in the Japanese version. (Larry Koopa - Larry Mullen, Jr., drummer for ''Music/{{U2}}''. Morton (Morton Koopa Jr. - Morton Downey, Jr., singer and host of ''Series/TheMortonDowneyJrShow''. Wendy O. Koopa - Wendy O. Williams, lead singer of ''Plasmatics''. Iggy Koopa - Iggy Pop, lead singer of ''Music/TheStooges''. Roy Koopa - Music/RoyOrbison. Lemmy Koopa - Lemmy Kilmister, lead singer and bass guitarist of ''[[Music/{{Motorhead}} Motörhead]]''. Ludwig von Koopa - Music/LudwigVanBeethoven.) It's also speculated the musical names were chosen because their scepters resemble microphones.


* The Koopalings were based on seven of the ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros3'' developers. They were all later named after musicians by the American localisation team, as no distinct names were given in the Japanese version. (Larry Koopa - Larry Mullen, Jr., drummer for ''Music/{{U2}}''. Morton Koopa Jr. - Morton Downey, Jr., singer and host of ''Series/TheMortonDowneyJrShow''. Wendy O. Koopa - Wendy O. Williams, lead singer of ''Plasmatics''. Iggy Koopa - Iggy Pop, lead singer of ''Music/TheStooges''. Roy Koopa - Music/RoyOrbison. Lemmy Koopa - Lemmy Kilmister, lead singer and bass guitarist of ''[[Music/{{Motorhead}} Motörhead]]''. Ludwig von Koopa - Creator/LudwigVanBeethoven.) It's also speculated the musical names were chosen because their scepters resemble microphones.

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* The Koopalings were based on seven of the ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros3'' developers. They were all later named after musicians by the American localisation team, as no distinct names were given in the Japanese version. (Larry Koopa - Larry Mullen, Jr., drummer for ''Music/{{U2}}''. Morton Koopa Jr. - Morton Downey, Jr., singer and host of ''Series/TheMortonDowneyJrShow''. Wendy O. Koopa - Wendy O. Williams, lead singer of ''Plasmatics''. Iggy Koopa - Iggy Pop, lead singer of ''Music/TheStooges''. Roy Koopa - Music/RoyOrbison. Lemmy Koopa - Lemmy Kilmister, lead singer and bass guitarist of ''[[Music/{{Motorhead}} Motörhead]]''. Ludwig von Koopa - Creator/LudwigVanBeethoven.Music/LudwigVanBeethoven.) It's also speculated the musical names were chosen because their scepters resemble microphones.


* In ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' a small Toad in Petalburg will rave about his favourite video games. First he will talk about ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe Fire Emblem]]'' for the UsefulNotes/GameBoyAdvance. Later he'll be talking about ''VideoGame/PaperMario'' for the UsefulNotes/{{Nintendo 64}}. Finally, he'll tell you that he's playing ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' itself and states that the ending is worth playing the game all the way through.

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* In ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' a small Toad in Petalburg will rave about his favourite video games. First he will talk about ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe Fire Emblem]]'' for the UsefulNotes/GameBoyAdvance. Later he'll be talking about ''VideoGame/PaperMario'' ''VideoGame/PaperMario64'' for the UsefulNotes/{{Nintendo 64}}. Finally, he'll tell you that he's playing ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' itself and states that the ending is worth playing the game all the way through.


* In ''VideoGame/PaperMario'', Luigi keeps his diary in a secret basement under his and Mario's house. If you manage to read the entries, you can find one entry reveals Luigi is afraid of ghosts, and another where he says he wants to have the lead role in his own adventure. These diary entries are referencing ''VideoGame/LuigisMansion'', which was in development at the time.

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* In ''VideoGame/PaperMario'', ''VideoGame/PaperMario64'', Luigi keeps his diary in a secret basement under his and Mario's house. If you manage to read the entries, you can find one entry reveals Luigi is afraid of ghosts, and another where he says he wants to have the lead role in his own adventure. These diary entries are referencing ''VideoGame/LuigisMansion'', which was in development at the time.


* The Sirena Beach level in ''VideoGame/SuperMarioSunshine'' is shaped like a NintendoGameCube controller.

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* The Sirena Beach level in ''VideoGame/SuperMarioSunshine'' is shaped like a NintendoGameCube UsefulNotes/NintendoGameCube controller.


* In ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' a small Toad in Petalburg will rave about his favourite video games. First he will talk about ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe Fire Emblem]]'' for the GameBoyAdvance. Later he'll be talking about ''VideoGame/PaperMario'' for the NintendoSixtyFour. Finally, he'll tell you that he's playing ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' itself and states that the ending is worth playing the game all the way through.

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* In ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' a small Toad in Petalburg will rave about his favourite video games. First he will talk about ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe Fire Emblem]]'' for the GameBoyAdvance. UsefulNotes/GameBoyAdvance. Later he'll be talking about ''VideoGame/PaperMario'' for the NintendoSixtyFour.UsefulNotes/{{Nintendo 64}}. Finally, he'll tell you that he's playing ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' itself and states that the ending is worth playing the game all the way through.


* In ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'', Lord Crump's theme has the sound of ''VideoGame/PacMan'' (AtariTwentySixHundred) dying mixed into it.

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* In ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'', Lord Crump's theme has the sound of ''VideoGame/PacMan'' (AtariTwentySixHundred) (UsefulNotes/{{Atari 2600}}) dying mixed into it.


** Burts dress like [[ComicBook/{{Asterix}} Obelix]]. Probably a coincidence, but the French and German translators noticed it and gave them names which are anagrams of "Obelix".

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** Burts dress like [[ComicBook/{{Asterix}} Obelix]]. Probably a coincidence, but the French and German translators noticed it and gave them names which are anagrams of "Obelix"."Obelix" (Bélixo in French and Elixbo in German).


* ''VideoGame/SuperMario3DWorld'' has two areas where the player must fill in panels resembling sprites from the original ''Super Mario Bros.'' as well as ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZelda''. As if that weren't enough, the music tracks for these levels are [[VideoGame/PanelDePon "Panel de Mario" and "Panel de Link".]]

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* ''VideoGame/SuperMario3DWorld'' has two areas where the player must fill in panels resembling sprites from the original ''Super Mario Bros.'' as well as ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZelda''. As if that weren't enough, the music tracks for these levels are named [[VideoGame/PanelDePon "Panel de Mario" and "Panel de Link".]]

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* ''VideoGame/SuperMario3DWorld'' has two areas where the player must fill in panels resembling sprites from the original ''Super Mario Bros.'' as well as ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZelda''. As if that weren't enough, the music tracks for these levels are [[VideoGame/PanelDePon "Panel de Mario" and "Panel de Link".]]

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