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The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
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The quest, "A Shadow Over Hackdirt" appears to be a reference to the H.P. Lovecraft story, "The Shadow Over Innsmouth". The Lovecraft story tells of an investigator who travels to the town of Innsmouth, only to find it in shambles with few residents. The town is controlled by a cult of undersea creatures known as The Deep Ones. In Oblivion, the player travels to the dilapidated town of Hackdirt in search of a lost citizen of Chorrol, and finds a town in shambles with few residents. The main character soon learns the town is controlled by a cult underground known as The Brethren, with a book existing in the town entitled "The Bible of the Deep Ones". In addition, the Brethren feature large eyes unlike typical NPCs within the game. This may be in reference to Lovecraft's depiction of the residents of the town, "bulgy starey eyes".
Contributed by ClaudX
Pokemon Sword & Shield
After setting their birthday with the NPC in Wedgehurst, if the player makes curry in the game on their birthday, a single candle and other party-themed things will be added to the Human curry.
Contributed by PirateGoofy
ARMS
Although they remain uncredited, Bandai Namco Contributed to ARMS' Development.

"For Nintendo Switch game 'ARMS', released in July 16, 2017, we produced approximately half of visual assets for stages, fighters and arms."
-Products Page, Bandai Namco Website
Contributed by PirateGoofy
Sonic Adventure 2
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During the cut-scene where Sonic, Tails, and Amy discuss Eggman blasting a hole in the moon, there is a sign in the background which references NiGHTS from another SEGA series, Nights into dreams.
Contributed by jjbones123
Mortal Kombat II
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A secret Game Over screen exists that would rarely appear for a losing player. The screen features the "Goro's Lair" stage backdrop with a large red Roman numeral '3', seeming to foreshadow the then-in-production Mortal Kombat 3.
Contributed by Regen-33
Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor
The game has the chance of presenting an enemy orc leader with the nickname 'King-Slayer' and one missing hand. This is a reference to Jaime Lannister from 'A Song of Ice and Fire'/'Game of Thrones.Jaime killed the 'The Mad King' Aerys II Targaryen he was sworn to protect and lost his hand from Locke.
Contributed by ProtoSnake
A Hat in Time
In Hat Kid's spaceship, waiting 20 minutes will cause the music to go silent, before a loud, inexplicable groaning noise plays in the bedroom.
Contributed by game4brains
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A can of "Starbeans Iced Coffee" can be spotted in the flip-side version of the stage "Poochy's Magma Run". This is a reference to the Starbeans Cafe found in Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga.
Contributed by Boyobmas
Resident Evil Zero
When the players defeats 16 bats and the Infected Bat in the church, they will unlock 2 trophies/achievements titled "Winged Spawn of Satan" and "Die, Devil Bird!". These are a reference to Ace Ventura's quotes, when he enters the bat cave to look for Shikaka in the film Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls.
Contributed by ProtoSnake
Tomb Raider: The Last Revelation
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In the game there's a temple that can only be found by using a Position Editor. The only texture of this temple is one of a nude woman.
Contributed by MANTRIVIA
Skullgirls
One of Leviathan's possible quotes during Squigly's Daisy Pusher attack is "For I beheld Satan as he fell from Heaven like lightning!" This is a reference to one of Raul Julia's lines as M. Bison from the 1994 live action Street Fighter adaptation. This line was also originally used in Luke chapter 10, verse 18 in the Holy Bible.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Many of the unique titles for each fighter in Classic Mode contain Easter eggs and references. A few examples are:
*Mario's title "Let's-a-Go" is a reference to one of his phrases.
*Link's title "A Quest to Save Darkness" references the plot of most Zelda games where he's on a mission to seal Ganon away.
*Dark Samus' title "The Great Poison Given Form" references the essence she was created from in the Metroid Prime series.
*Kirby's title "Gourmet Clash" references the Gourmet Race minigame from Kirby Super Star.
*Pikachu's title "I Choose You!" is based off Ash Ketchum's signature catchphrase from the Pokemon Anime, as well as the name of the Anime's first episode.
*Luigi's title "Luigi's Nightmare" is likely a reference to his cowardly personality.
*Ness' title "Home to Onett" is a reference to the Homesick status featured in Earthbound.
*Jigglypuff's title "All Original, All 64" is a reference to the fact that Jigglypuff is a member of the Perfect Attendance Crew for being in every Super Smash Bros. game since the original for the Nintendo 64, and the opponents it faces are against other members of the Perfect Attendance Crew.
Contributed by CuriousUserX90
Kingdom Hearts III
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On the game's box-art, the clock on the tower to the left of the characters actually has thirteen roman numerals instead of twelve, and they are out of order. In addition to that, the two hands on the clock are pointing to 13 and the 7, representing the 7 lights and 13 darknesses that play a major role in this game's story. The clock tower itself bears a striking resemblance to the NTT Docomo building in Shinjuku, Japan.
Contributed by PirateGoofy
World of Warcraft
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In the Battle for Azeroth expansion there is a Kingdom Hearts reference. Specifically, if the player goes to the Thresher's Wharf area of Stormsong valley and climb a tall structure they can find three Beleaguered Watchmen looking out dramatically at the water. The way they are positioned, dressed, and how the scene is choreographed, make them look like the three original human characters from Kingdom Hearts: Sora, Kairi, and Riku.
Contributed by PirateGoofy
Streets of Rage 2
Ayano Koshiro stated that she and her team love reading various of "Weekly Shounen Champion" manga, mainly "Baki" and "Apocalypse Zero" manga series. They were a big influence to the game and there were lots of mangas referenced in the game.
Contributed by ProtoSnake
Banjo-Tooie
In Grunty Industries, there is a small chance that when going to the Worker Quarters, the player can spot light emanating out of a restroom where a worker rabbit can be heard taking a rather huge "dump".
Contributed by Berry
Although the game takes place at Walt Disney Land, California, the book that Mickey Mouse signs an autograph on is actually from the park's Florida counterpart Walt Disney World, as explained by the exclusive park attractions.
Contributed by CuriousUserX90
Shovel Knight
While pausing the game during a meeting with the titular characters of Battletoads in the Xbox One version of the game, the pause menu theme from Battletoads will play.
Contributed by CuriousUserX90
As the team's party spots the castle afar in the Castle View of Greenhorne, one of Miis will wonder if there's a princess living there, whilst another responds "Nah. Princesses are always in another castle," paying homage to what the Toads have been known to say in Super Mario Bros..
Contributed by CuriousUserX90
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy
If the player completes the whole trilogy in 100%, they'll be able to see "Fake Crash" in some of the levels. This includes:

"Crash Bandicoot"
N. Sanity Beach: At the left side of the stone stairs.
Heavy Machinery: In one of the pipes near a platform that takes Crash down to a different path.

"Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back"
The Pits: At the left side of the path, near the first big mushroom, right after the split path ends.
Crash Crush: On the left side of the path while Crash is getting chased by a boulder.
Hang Eight: At the end of the Blue Gem route, on an un-reachable platform with two Venus Fly Trap enemies.
Ruination: At the right side of the first platforms moving in circle.
Cold Hard Crash: In the first ice mirror in the death route.
Rock It: At the right side of space, in the first glass room.
Totally Fly: Between a tree and a tiki statue on the left.

"Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped"
Toad Village: On the lawn, enclosed in a fence, of the 3rd house on the right. There is a pond in front of the house where Crash can walk on.
Makin' Waves: On a small island with grass, and a palm tree, at the end of the level, on the right.
Hog Ride: Seen dancing on the left side of the road. He is in between the gas station and the Cortex sign, near the two ramps right next to each other.
Area 51?: Left side of the road near a tall cactus, on a left turn.
Future Tense: Near the end of the death route, on a building to the right.
Contributed by ProtoSnake
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