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* During an apparently rousing (if typically confusing) game of "Who Am I?", one Elder's forehead post-it note reads [[ComicBook/{{Batman}} A Bat-Man]], and another's says [[Series/TheYoungOnes Monk D'Wally de Honk]]. They later reference playing {{Twister}} in the same scene.

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* During an apparently rousing (if typically confusing) game of "Who Am I?", one Elder's forehead post-it note reads [[ComicBook/{{Batman}} A Bat-Man]], and another's says [[Series/TheYoungOnes Monk D'Wally de Honk]]. They later reference playing {{Twister}} Twister in the same scene.

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** It also bears strong similarities to the [[Franchise/StarWars "Imperial March" theme]].


Shoutouts for the SkyOne original family fantasy-comedy series ''Yonderland''.

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Shoutouts for the SkyOne Creator/SkyOne original family fantasy-comedy series ''Yonderland''.


* Emmanuel's music theme is a SuspiciouslySimilarSong to Music/SergeiProkofiev's "Dance of the Knights".

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* Emmanuel's music theme is a SuspiciouslySimilarSong to Music/SergeiProkofiev's ''Sergei Prokofiev'''s "Dance of the Knights".
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* The song ''This is the process'' in this episode is a tribute to {{Music/Kraftwerk}}.

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* The song ''This is the process'' Process'' in this episode is a tribute to {{Music/Kraftwerk}}.



* The ending is one big Return of the Jedi moment with Debbie burning Imperatrix's body followed by a side wipe and celebratory fireworks.

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* The ending is one big Return ''Return of the Jedi Jedi'' moment with Debbie burning Imperatrix's body followed by a side wipe and celebratory fireworks.

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!!! Episode Seven
* The monster hunter Squint is modeled on and named after Quint from {{Film/Jaws}}.
!!! Episode Eight
* The ending is one big Return of the Jedi moment with Debbie burning Imperatrix's body followed by a side wipe and celebratory fireworks.


* Debbie references ''Literature/TheDaVinciCode''. She didn't like it, apparently.

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* Debbie references ''Literature/TheDaVinciCode''. She didn't like it, apparently. She also mentions ''Series/DowntonAbbey''.



* The song ''This is the process'' in this episode is almost a tribute to {{Music/Kraftwerk}}.

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* The episode title is [[Series/GameOfThrones Game of Crones]].
* The opening scene with the camera panning around Dr Hirsch's lab to show items of interest is taken from the opening scene of Doc Brown's lab in Film/BackToTheFuture.
* The song ''This is the process'' in this episode is almost a tribute to {{Music/Kraftwerk}}.


!! Episode One - The Chosen Mum

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!! Series One
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Episode One - The Chosen Mum



!! Episode Two - Wizard Bradley

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!! !!! Episode Two - Wizard Bradley



!! Episode Three - Reformation

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!! !!! Episode Three - Reformation



!! Episode Four

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!! Episode Five

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!! Episode Six

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!! Episode Seven

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!! Episode Eight

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!! !!! Episode Eight


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!! Series Two
!!! Episode One

!!! Episode Two

!!! Episode Three

!!! Episode Four

!!! Episode Five

!!! Episode Six
* The song ''This is the process'' in this episode is almost a tribute to {{Music/Kraftwerk}}.


* We get Nick waking up and shouting "It's a trap!" ''just'' after all the other characters have realized exactly that, as per [[ReturnOfTheJedi Admiral Ackbar.]] Bonus points that his mouth moves almost exactly the same way as Ackbar's.
* We hear two sports announcers on the radio in the Maddoxes' kitchen; one is referred to as Jim and in fact voiced by Jim Howick. The other is voiced by Ben Willbond - the same duo that usually played the HHTV Sport reporters on ''HorribleHistories''.
* Throughout the episode, Debbie and Pete make reference to various soccer players.

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* We get Nick waking up and shouting "It's a trap!" ''just'' after all the other characters have realized exactly that, as per [[ReturnOfTheJedi [[Film/ReturnOfTheJedi Admiral Ackbar.]] Bonus points that his mouth moves almost exactly the same way as Ackbar's.
* We hear two sports announcers on the radio in the Maddoxes' kitchen; one is referred to as Jim and in fact voiced by Jim Howick. The other is voiced by Ben Willbond - the same duo that usually played the HHTV Sport reporters on ''HorribleHistories''.
''Literature/HorribleHistories''.
* Throughout the episode, Debbie and Pete make reference to various soccer players.players.
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* Entering a magical world [[TheChroniclesOfNarnia through a cupboard?]]

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* Entering a magical world [[TheChroniclesOfNarnia [[Literature/TheChroniclesOfNarnia through a cupboard?]]



* Pete calls Debbie "chu-chi face," as an affectionate nickname, the same one the Emperor uses in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, another show about an exceptionally weird and silly land and eminently British at that.

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* Pete calls Debbie "chu-chi face," as an affectionate nickname, the same one the Emperor uses in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, ''Film/ChittyChittyBangBang'', another show about an exceptionally weird and silly land and eminently British at that.



* Nick the Stick has [[StarWars "a bad feeling about this".]]

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* Nick the Stick has [[StarWars [[Franchise/StarWars "a bad feeling about this".]]



* Wizard Bradley declares he can't do magic anymore. Why? [[AustinPowers He lost his mojo.]] Complete with BriefAccentImitation (and a flashback of the Wizard in decidedly mod clothing).

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* Wizard Bradley declares he can't do magic anymore. Why? [[AustinPowers [[Film/AustinPowers He lost his mojo.]] Complete with BriefAccentImitation (and a flashback of the Wizard in decidedly mod clothing).



* Henchdemons Neil, Rita and Geoff don't approve their boss Negatus hiring bounty hunters because they [[StarWars "don't need that scum."]]

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* Henchdemons Neil, Rita and Geoff don't approve their boss Negatus hiring bounty hunters because they [[StarWars [[Franchise/StarWars "don't need that scum."]]



* Pete sings parts from Gilbert & Sullivan's ''HMSPinafore''. He then calls less-than-impressed Debbie "Simon Cowell."
* During an apparently rousing (if typically confusing) game of "Who Am I?", one Elder's forehead post-it note reads [[{{Batman}} A Bat-Man]], and another's says [[TheYoungOnes Monk D'Wally de Honk]]. They later reference playing {{Twister}} in the same scene.

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* Pete sings parts from Gilbert & Sullivan's ''HMSPinafore''.Creator/GilbertAndSullivan's ''Theatre/HMSPinafore''. He then calls less-than-impressed Debbie "Simon Cowell."
* During an apparently rousing (if typically confusing) game of "Who Am I?", one Elder's forehead post-it note reads [[{{Batman}} [[ComicBook/{{Batman}} A Bat-Man]], and another's says [[TheYoungOnes [[Series/TheYoungOnes Monk D'Wally de Honk]]. They later reference playing {{Twister}} in the same scene.



* Negatus has some sort of mark on his forehead which seems to be the letter N but also looks a lot like HarryPotter's lightning-bolt scar.

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* Negatus has some sort of mark on his forehead which seems to be the letter N but also looks a lot like HarryPotter's Literature/HarryPotter's lightning-bolt scar.



* The Page mentions that he's been training champions since "the moon was in the seventh house", which, according to the famous opening theme from the musical ''{{Hair}}'', also represents the dawning of the "Age of Aquarius".
* Emmanuel's music theme is a SuspiciouslySimilarSong to Prokofiev's "Dance of the Knights".

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* The Page mentions that he's been training champions since "the moon was in the seventh house", which, according to the famous opening theme from the musical ''{{Hair}}'', ''Theatre/{{Hair}}'', also represents the dawning of the "Age of Aquarius".
* Emmanuel's music theme is a SuspiciouslySimilarSong to Prokofiev's Music/SergeiProkofiev's "Dance of the Knights".



* Debbie tells the Monks of Gesundheit that she's wearing "really big knickers." Offscreen, one of them comments [[BridgetJones "My, they ''are'' big."]]

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* Debbie tells the Monks of Gesundheit that she's wearing "really big knickers." Offscreen, one of them comments [[BridgetJones [[Literature/BridgetJonesDiary "My, they ''are'' big."]]



* The guests at Negatus' party are dressed as [[TheRockyHorrorPictureShow Rocky Horror]] Transylvanians.

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* The guests at Negatus' party are dressed as [[TheRockyHorrorPictureShow [[Film/TheRockyHorrorPictureShow Rocky Horror]] Transylvanians.



* The slugs on the wall who are happy to see "new faces" are a ''{{Labyrinth}}'' reference.

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* The slugs on the wall who are happy to see "new faces" are a ''{{Labyrinth}}'' ''Film/{{Labyrinth}}'' reference.



* Miss Fanshawe does an apparent LaurelAndHardy homage after the latest disaster interrupts Mr Havelock trying to propose to her, turning to look at the camera in utter exasperation.

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* Miss Fanshawe does an apparent LaurelAndHardy Creator/LaurelAndHardy homage after the latest disaster interrupts Mr Havelock trying to propose to her, turning to look at the camera in utter exasperation.


* Wizard Bradley loses his hat on the other side of a dramatically closing door. Unlike IndianaJones, however, he decides that it "can easily be replaced."
* In order to get to the Temple of Tombs (another Indiana Jones reference) you have to [[YellowBrickRoad follow a golden road.]]

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* Wizard Bradley loses his hat on the other side of a dramatically closing door. Unlike IndianaJones, Franchise/IndianaJones, however, he decides that it "can easily be replaced."
* In order to get to the Temple of Tombs (another ''[[Film/IndianaJonesAndTheTempleOfDoom Indiana Jones Jones]]'' reference) you have to [[YellowBrickRoad follow a golden road.]]


* Elf wears a long multi-coloured scarf that resembles the [[DoctorWho Fourth Doctor]]'s.

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* Elf wears a long multi-coloured scarf that resembles the [[DoctorWho [[Series/DoctorWho Fourth Doctor]]'s.

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* Emmanuel's music theme is a SuspiciouslySimilarSong to Prokofiev's "Dance of the Knights".


* The guests at Negatus' party are dressed as Rocky Horror Transylvanians.

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* The guests at Negatus' party are dressed as [[TheRockyHorrorPictureShow Rocky Horror Horror]] Transylvanians.

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* The guests at Negatus' party are dressed as Rocky Horror Transylvanians.

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