ZEITGEIST List of Pop Culture References in Zeitgeist


log in or register to remove this ad

hirou

Explorer
Iratha Keth culture of music and cheerful undead reminds me of Día de Muertos and Brook "Soul King" from One Piece manga/anime, but I'm not sure if that's deliberate or just a common trope.
 

ediz

Explorer
Chapter 2's picture of the Skyseer's nephew is a spitting image of Eddie Murphy in Beverly Hills Cop... (Wearing a Lettermen's jacket...)
 

Nope. Cleavon Little from Blazing Saddles.

5795901_125293450386.jpg


Heward_Sechim.jpg
 

Mrpereira

Explorer
In this thread there are more information about who the different characters are based on, if you want it: http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?645264-X-Men-in-Zeitgeist

Below are some of the pieces of information (probably not all):
- Gale and Tinker Oddcog were both originally sample superheroes from our 2002 book Four-Color to Fantasy
- Alexander Grappa (inspired by the idea of Professor Xavier, but only telepathic with constructs) trying to escape Leone (directly inspired by Magneto)
- Thames Grimsley is Shatner.
- Delft is Mark Sheppard
- Aodhan is Clarke Peters
- Roland Stanfield is JFK.
- Captain Rutger Smith is Che Guevara.
- Patrick Stewart is Verzubak Tantalovich.
- Pemberton might be Daniel Day Lewis in There Will Be Blood
- Nevard Sechim is Bill Cobbs
- Gale is Katrina Kaif
- Asrabey Varal is Shahrukh Khan
- Mr Mapple is EN world user Teflon Billy

We might as well collect them all in one place. Also I am pretty sure that Rock Rackus is Kanye West.
 






Remove ads

AD6_gamerati_skyscraper

Remove ads

Upcoming Releases

Top