Media References of Episode 46: Cindergrove Revisited

Fun fact: This episode nearly ties Episode 37 for having the most media references!

  • (0:24:27) Steve Martin claimed that his real name was Gern Blanston.
  • (0:29:04) Gern’s Coral and Carol zombies are named in reference to Carl and Carol from The Walking Dead
  • (0:29:05) Gern’s Stimpy skeleton is a reference to the show Ren & Stimpy
  • (0:29:05) Gern’s Fatty Arbuckle skeleton is a reference to the silent film actor Fatty Arbuckle
  • (0:31:30) Taliesin whistles “Colonel Bogey March
  • (0:31:40) Sam whistles the theme from “The Andy Griffith Show
  • (0:32:08) Gern: Purple hearts, green stars! (Lucky Charms)
  • (0:39:23) Matt: Strong Sad Elemental. (Homestar Runner)
  • (0:46:37) Matt: It looks like the cover of The Thing.
  • (0:47:54) Marisha: It’s like Helen Hunt in that moment in Twister!
  • (0:49:23) Liam: Super duper! (“Puttin’ on the Ritz” from Young Frankenstein)
  • (0:52:40) and (1:46:29) Liam: Coral! *a la ‘Carl!* (The Walking Dead)
  • (0:55:10) Travis: It’s not just a rock it’s…a rock. (Spongebob Squarepants)
  • (1:04:20) Liam: Y’all wanna go the DQ and get a cone of cold? (Dairy Queen)
  • (1:07:22) Matt: Frozen…frozen… Chris: *singing* Let it go, let it go! (Frozen)
  • (1:17:45) Matt: It just shatters.  Travis: Oooh, like a T-1000! (Terminator 2)
  • (1:39:00) Scanlan: Heeeey!  Travis: Jude.  Chris: Don’t make it bad.  Taliesin: *singing* Take a bad roll.  Laura: And make it better. (“Hey Jude” by The Beatles)
  • (1:39:15) Laura: N-n-n-n-nineteen! (”19″ by Paul Hardcastle)
  • (1:39:21) Liam: Erma Gern! (Ermah Gerd, Gersberms)
  • (1:41:53) Travis: Like a MegaMan boss!
  • (1:44:35) Liam: They’re like Charlie Brown Christmas trees.
  • (1:56:13) Travis: *singing* Teamwork! (“F*** Her Gently” by Tenacious D) NSFW  Thanks to Hannes for this one!
  • (1:57:54) Gern: He’s brought a plastic shelf with him…Matt: Yeah, it’s Ikea-made.
  • (1:59:34) Sam: You’re in the ball, mothaf***ah! (I’m on a Boat) NSFW
  • (2:00:04) Liam: And is it a good witch, or a bad witch? (The Wizard of Oz)
  • (2:08:46) Gern: I’m a genie in a bottle, gotta rub me the right way (“Genie in a Bottle” by Christina Aguilera)
  • (2:19:39) Taliesin sings “Zombie Jamboree” by Harry Belafonte as Coral and Stimpy dance.
  • (2:25:08) Matt: The blue pill does give you 10 additional hit points healed (Viagra)
  • (2:26:23) Matt: …in a hamster ball.  Taliesin: Like The Prisoner. Matt: It’s Rover holding him in place.  Chris: *plays theme song*  Matt: Who is number 1?  Chris and Taliesin: I’m not a number, I’m a free man! (The Prisoner)
  • (2:28:15) Liam: And, as if this were a Telltale Game, at the top of the screen it says, “Keyleth will remember this.”
  • (2:28:30) Chris plays Thriller for Coral and Stimpy to dance to
  • (2:30:00) Travis: Yeaaaa, Yahtzee!
  • (2:35:04) Gern: (about to get on his flying broom to bring down the Efreeti in the sphere) I’m going up to catch the golden b****! (Harry Potter)
  • (2:36:30) Matt: In a very Lord of the Rings Gollum falling into Mt. Doom type of view…
  • (2:42:58) Laura sings Yakety Sax as she prepares to roll damage
  • (2:44:07) Vex’ahlia to Gern: Take my hand! (Lord of the Rings)
  • (2:47:24) Matt: I hate you most of all, Scarecrow! (The Wizard of Oz)
  • (2:47:44) Travis: That’s some Dance Moms right there.
  • (3:14:18) Chris plays “Don’t You Forget About Me” by Simple Minds
  • (3:14:42) Laura: [Vax’s] diamond earring is glistening in the light.  Liam: DID. I. STUTTER? (The Breakfast Club) NSFW
  • (3:18:27) Chris: Like an NPC in Skyrim
  • (3:19:01) Liam: The more things change, the more they stay the same. (Transistor)

Thanks to an anon critter for the help with The Prisoner reference!