View Full Version : Got in-jokes?

06-03-2004, 10:35 AM
Just had a thought the other day: "Timmy the Monkey" could very well be a nod to ThinkGeek's mascot (as seen here (http://www.thinkgeek.com/cubegoodies/toys/5bb0/action/21047f0/)).
Sure rings true with the inflatable Timmy the Monkey found at LucasArts HQ (displayed at WorldOfMI).

Has anyone else seen possible "undocumented" or obscure in-jokes in LucasArts' games (i.e. not commonly known, and not displayed at LucasFans old site)?

Or good references to LucasArts in other companies' games?

Just curious....

06-03-2004, 11:38 AM
Not sure if that monkey itself was made by Thinkgeek. I think they ordered it from a company who makes them and had them put on the Thinkgeek logo on the shirt.

Why? Because I've got a similar monkey with a different tshirt logo. (can't remember which, had to do with smart card technology)

06-04-2004, 09:15 AM
I've got a feeling that if anyone on these boards found any obscure injokes in old LA games that weren't widely known or put in some fan website, they would be by now.