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1->'''Younite''':, the best anime is definitely [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion the one with the giant head in the ocean!]]\˛'''The_Frame''': Who doesn't love [[Anime/CowboyBebop the one with the bounty hunters in space]] though! You're insane if you don't like that one!\˛'''Younite''': Literally only you like that one, The_Frame! Mine is the best.\˛'''Younite''': [[WritingAroundTrademarks If only we could be more specific about these animes without risking copyright infringement.]]˛-->--''Egg Hunt 2018: The Great Yolktales''˛˛Roblox has lots of fun when it comes to creating and publishing catalog items, so they'll not be afraid to make plenty of the items pop culture references. As Roblox is a WideOpenSandbox, the developers won't mind throwing their tastes into their creations. The developers working for the official events won't, either.˛----˛[[foldercontrol]] ˛[[folder:Roblox-created Items]]˛[[AC:Accessories]]˛* The [[ 8-bit Wonder]] hat is pretty much a reference to 8-bit [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Mario]] games.˛* The [[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 Mildly Disturbing Mask and Marginally Less Modest Pile of Hats]]. The former looks a lot like the Scout's Mildly Disturbing Halloween Mask, except green, and the latter is two extra words from another hat.˛* [[ The Exoflex Spax Helmex.]] It's an obvious homage to Music/DaftPunk.˛* [[ This hat]] lets Robloxians dress up as none other than Franchise/{{Cthulhu|Mythos}}.˛* The Tentacles hat series have the tradition of having [[Memes/DragonBall "OOVAR 9000"]] (or under) as started by the original [[ Mr. Tentacles hat]].˛* [[ This hat]] is Doge. Seriously. Lots of players have called it "hell", oddly enough.˛* Also the [[ Rogue Cyborg]] which does just that to Literature/IRobot.˛* [[ McBark the Crime Canine]] is modeled after [=McGruff=] the Crime Dog.˛* [[ The Mouse Ears]] are two simple black discs which essentially give the wearer the appearance of WesternAnimation/MickeyMouse.˛* 2019's Sinister Pumpkin is called "[[ Sinister F]]". As in "[[VideoGame/CallOfDutyAdvancedWarfare Press F to]] [[MemeticMutation pay respects]]".˛˛[[AC:Faces]]˛* [[ This face.]] It's [[ScrabbleBabble Quijibo]], the [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons fat, balding, North American ape with no chin]].˛* [[ This one]] is named "[[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants Old Man Jenkins]]".˛˛[[AC:Gears]]˛* Similar to 8-Bit Wonder above, the ''8-Bit Throwing Barrel gear'' is a shout out to ''VideoGame/DonkeyKong'', and the ''8-bit Marvel'' is pretty much an 8-bit [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Master Sword]].˛* [[ The]] [[ Hy]][[ per]][[ bi]][[ kes]] are [[Film/{{Tron}} Lighcycles]] with SerialNumbersFiledOff.˛* Two of the lines the [[ Hedgehog Friend]] make are [[Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog "Gotta go fast!" and "You're too slow."]]˛** Sometimes, the [[ Flaming Hedgehog Cannon]] shoots out a blue fast hedgehog saying one of the lines above and whoever it hits and explodes spills out golden rings.˛˛[[AC:Hair]]˛* [[ One hair accessory]] named "Master Fighter" is a hairpiece with a red bandana. It's listed under the 'Town and City' and 'Fighting' genres. In other words, {{Franchise/street fight|er}}ing.˛[[/folder]]˛[[folder:Events]]˛* ''Egg Hunt 2018'' is littered with references to literature (the first world is themed after ''Literature/AlicesAdventuresInWonderland''), TV shows and other ''Roblox'' games, and even anime references (see the above quote).˛* In ''Egg Hunt 2019'''s GoldenEnding, Mysterious Figure/[[spoiler:Alternate Timeline!Eggwick]] states the following line: [[Anime/CowboyBebop 'See you, space cowboy.']]˛** To travel to the islands containing the {{Film/Avengers|Endgame}} eggs, you ride in [[WesternAnimation/LittleEinsteins Rocket]].˛* Egg Hunt eggs:˛** Eggstravaganza 2010:˛*** [[ This egg]] is a [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Yoshi egg]].˛** ''Save The Eggverse!'':˛*** The Eggy Pop egg is not only a reference to Music/IggyPop, it's also an ElvisImpersonator.˛** ''The Lost Eggs'':˛*** [[ This egg]] is based on [[Film/TwoThousandOneASpaceOdyssey HAL 9000]].˛** ''Scrambled in Time'':˛*** One of the eggs is called "[[Film/FaceOff Egg Off]]". Its description makes the shout out more obvious:˛----> Starring [[Creator/JohnTravolta John Eggvolta]] and [[Creator/NicolasCage Eggolas Cage]].˛*** Another egg is called the "[[Creator/MCEscher McEgger]]".˛*** And another goes by the name "[[Film/TwoFastTwoFurious 2 Fast 2 Egg]]".˛*** Bonnie [=BloxKO=], The Egg is modeled after [[Film/DonnieDarko Frank]].˛*** Then there's the Eggdini, named after Creator/HarryHoudini.˛*** We also have [[Film/{{Zombieland}} Tallaheggssee, Zombie Slayer]].˛*** There's also an egg called "[[Series/MiamiVice My Eggy Vice]]".˛*** The Caped Eggsader, other than the name being a shoutout to Franchise/{{Batman}}, has this little tidbit in its description:˛----> "[[Film/TheDarkKnight You either die a hero or live long enough to become the villain...]] or, in some rare cases, you turn into an egg.˛[[/folder]]˛[[folder:User-created Games]]˛%% Please select high-profile, original Roblox games. Games already themed after an existing work (such as a fangame) and games that make use of reference overdosage are too much to count and not worth mentioning.˛* ''VideoGame/BeeSwarmSimulator'':˛** Brown Bear's Beesmas present is a one year subscription to Bearmazon Prime, a reference to Amazon Prime.˛*** And Bucko Bee's present is tickets to see [[Music/BlueManGroup Blue Bee Group]].˛** One of Black Bear's quests is called "[[Music/TheBeatles Strawberry Field Forever]]".˛** Marshmallow Bees are basically bee-shaped Peeps, complete with sugar crystals.˛** One of [[spoiler:Spirit Bear's WakingNonSequiturs]] is "You're coo-coo! Coo-coo for [Coconuts]!" which brings to mind Cocoa Puffs' {{Mascot}} Sonny the Cuckoo Bird's {{Catchphrase}}.˛** [[spoiler:Onett's]] ornament is a candy cane themed after WesternAnimation/RudolphTheRedNosedReindeer, though he calls it "Ruby the Gold-Nosed Candy Cane" because [[YouWannaGetSued he's not sure if Rudolph's name is copyrighted]].˛* The ''Camping'' Saga:˛** ''Mansion'': At one point [[spoiler:Zach Nolan [[Film/TheShining tears down a door with an axe and yells "HERE'S ZACHY!!!"]].]]˛* ''[[ The Doom Wall 2: Burst]]'' is one big {{Homage}} to the ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'' games. Many ''Sonic'' mechanics, such as dash panels, springs, and grinding rails, are present, as well two maps from the ''Sonic'' games, [[VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehog2006 Crisis City]] and [[VideoGame/SonicColors Terminal Velocity]], and two binders modeled after Sonic's and Shadow's shoes.˛* ''Jailbreak'':˛** The Volt Bike is clearly a [[Film/{{Tron}} Lightcycle]].˛** In the storm drain escape route, there is a box of Builder Brother's Pizza surrounded by [[Franchise/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles turtle shells]].˛* ''This Is No Simulator'': Should you anger the narrator of many times, [[spoiler:he decides to put you in the "[[VideoGame/TheStanleyParable Serious Room]]".]]˛[[/folder]]˛[[folder:User-created Accessories]]˛* The [[ Mad Joker]], while being a reference to the Joker playing card, is mainly a reference to the codename of the protagonist from ''VideoGame/Persona5'' as it uses the black, red and white color scheme.˛* [[ The Typical Texan Tycoonist]] is a reference to the really tall gallon hat worn by [[WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddparents Doug Dimmadome]].˛* The "[[ Boba Fête]]" is a pun on ''Franchise/StarWars'' character Boba Fett.˛[[/folder]]


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