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Referenced By / Bimbo's Initiation

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  • Cuphead: The Conveyor Belt of Doom in Pip and Dot's boss battle that pulls you toward a spiked wall is a reference to the 1931 cartoon Bimbo's Initiation, in which Bimbo was faced with a similar trap.

Western Animation

  • The scene where the door gobbles Bimbo and he narrowly escapes from having his head chopped off was copied in the Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog episode "Robotnikland".
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  • A brief clip from the short is played in the The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy special "Wrath of the Spider Queen" as the titular character is digging through Grim's memories.

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