Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game 2013) Poster

(2013 Video Game)


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Grand Theft Auto (1997) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: London, 1969 (1999) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: London, 1961 (1999) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto 2 (1999) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto III (2001) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) (Video Game)
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars (2009) (Video Game)

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Not Normal (2017) (Short)
Filmed using game footage


Monkey Business (1952)
Features a mission of the same name
Lassie (1954) (TV Series)
The 'talking' dog that Franklin meets in Risk Assessment is a nod to Lassie
Godzilla (1954)
The Darkness Character in Princess Robot Bubblegum resembles Godzilla
Goldfinger (1964)
In the mission 'Deep Inside', Franklin wears a suit with a white jacket and drives a car similar to Bond's Aston Martin, complete with ejector seat and puncture spikes.
Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) (TV Series)
Features a mission called "The Final Frontier", featuring space ship parts
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
When Michael trips, he sees monkeys. The scene ends with Michael going out of a spaceship into a colorful and trippy "star-gate".
The Italian Job (1969)
The 'Monroe' car is based from Lamborghini Miura, the car that appeared at the beginning of the movie while the song "On Days Like These" by Monroe playing in the background.
The French Connection (1971)
There is a GTA Online mission called 'The Los Santos Connection'.
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
There is a GTA Online mission called 'Diamonds are for Trevor'.
The Godfather (1972)
The C ending 'The Third Way', involves killing all the antagonists in seperate incidents on the same day, thereby settling all business.
Jaws (1975)
An achievement description when you get eaten by a shark is "You needed a bigger boat... or ANY boat!"
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
"This is not the car we're looking for"
CHiPs (1977) (TV Series)
In a car heist mission the outfits that Trevor and Micheal wear are a witty homage to the TV show CHIPS.
Space Invaders (1978) (Video Game)
There is a GTA Online mission called 'Base Invaders'.
Alien (1979)
A character appears dressed as an alien with an elongated head
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
The hovering robot in one Republican Space Rangers episode resembles the Probe Droid
Pac-Man (1980) (Video Game)
There is a mission called 'Pack Man'.
The Shining (1980)
An item of clothing available to Trevor, similar to the jacket and shirt combination worn by Jack Torrance, is named "Overlooked Red Blouson" likely referencing The Overlook Hotel
Blade Runner (1982)
There is a fictional movie referenced several times in the game called "Shoulder of Orion II" , which is a nod to a famous quote from the end of the film Blade Runner
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
One of the masks you can use in the Blitz Play mission looks exactly like Jason Voorhees's hockey mask.
Night Tracks (1983) (TV Series)
During Princess Robot Bubblegum's "Final awkward tranformation montage", the background music is the theme song from Night Tracks
The Big Score (1983)
Features a heist mission called The Big Score
Footloose (1984)
I'm Free, by Kenny Loggins, which is a part of the Footloose soundtrack, plays on one of the radio stations.
Ghostbusters (1984)
The detector used in the mission Chasing the Truth bears a strong resemblance to the P.K.E. Meter
Three's a Crowd (1984) (TV Series)
Features a mission called Three's Company, a reference to the later name of this show
The Terminator (1984)
There's an in-game store called The Germinator: Plants and Gardens. Beside the name, there's a cartoon cactus wearing a pair on sunshades and speech-bubble reading "I'll be bark"
The Breakfast Club (1985)
Los Santos Rock Radio DJ, Kenny Loggins, says "These guys were on all the '80s teenage movies. Here's Simple Minds" before playing a track from Simple Minds
Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)
The clown dream song is played, as well the dream sequence is parodied in the game.
Teen Wolf (1985)
The 'Freemode Events' update adds a mode called 'Hunt the Beast', which has a werewolf in a Letterman jacket.
Starship: We Built This City (1985) (Video)
The song is featured in Los Santos Rock Radio.
Rocky IV (1985)
"Burning Heart" plays on Los Santos Rock. Michael says to Franklin that they'll try a training montage and that he was lost in an eighties movie fantasy.
Aliens (1986)
APC in Aliens movie was made out of aircraft tug. An aircraft tug in Grand Theft Auto V is named Ripley, same as Aliens main character.
The Real Ghostbusters (1986) (TV Series)
The detector used in the mission Chasing the Truth bears a strong resemblance to the P.K.E. Meter
Bubblegum Crisis (1987) (TV Mini-Series)
Features an in-universe anime show called Princess Robot Bubblegum
Lethal Weapon (1987)
In the C ending 'The Third Way', Michael says 'I'm getting too old for this nonsense'.
Predator (1987)
There is a mission called 'Predator'.
Ghostbusters II (1989)
On Our Own appears on Non Stop Pop.
Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)
In the mission 'Marriage Counseling', a house's support beams are pulled out, destroying it.
The Crystal Maze (1990) (TV Series)
There is a mission called 'Crystal Maze'.
Twin Peaks (1990) (TV Series)
In Tongva Valley there is an owl statue with a sign that says "TWO HOOTS FALLS" in front of a small waterfall. The waterfall is reminiscent of the one seen in the intro of each Twin Peaks episode and the owl is an homage to the mysterious owl appearances in the series.
Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Protagonist Franklin is childhood friends with Lamarr from a Los Santos hood. Lamarr is happy with how things are in his life and Franklin wants to leave the hood for better things.
Thelma & Louise (1991)
Every day around seven in the evening, two women barrel off a cliff near Sandy Shores airfield in a convertible, a nod to the ending of Thelma and Louise.
Home Improvement (1991) (TV Series)
On a radio news piece about a man suing the in-game hardware store, You Tool, a spokesman for You Tool says "It's not our fault our customers are morons. Half them cut their hands off thinking they're the Home Improvement guy."
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
In the mission 'Monkey Business', Martin Madrazo is seen with a bandaged, and presumably missing, ear. In the mission 'The Wrap Up', there is a Mexican stand-off between several government agents. In the C ending 'The Third Way', Michael and Trevor have their guns trained at each other before Franklin interjects. There is also a trunk-shot in the same mission.
Wayne's World (1992)
During a random encounter where you pick up a runaway bride, the husband chases after you calling the wife a "psycho hose beast" just like what Wayne calls his ex-girlfriend.
Barney & Friends (1992) (TV Series)
There is a statue of a large purple dinosaur by Rex's Diner in Davis Quartz.
True Romance (1993)
The Mexican standoff in the Wrap Up mission resembles a scene from this film
The X-Files (1993) (TV Series)
In Lester's place, there's a poster that says "Accept the Truth". It features the exact same photo and typeface as Mulder's "I Want to Believe" poster.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
The suits that Vincent and Jules wear can be purchased.
Chrono Trigger (1995) (Video Game)
A somewhat sexualized parody of the Character Lucca can be seen on the desktop at the Lifeinvader headquarters.
Friday (1995)
If you go to a garage, check out the wheels. Go to wheel type, select Lowrider. You will see a set of spokes called Big Worm. The same wheels that was on Big Worms ice cream truck in the movie Friday.
Father Ted: The Passion of Saint Tibulus (1995) (TV Episode)
A protester holds a sign that says "Down with this sort of thing".
Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995)
The 'obvious approach' of the Big Score heist is similar to Simon Gruber's heist in this film
GoldenEye (1995)
Dom jumps from the Land Act Dam in a similar fashion to James Bond in this film's opening scene
Heat (1995)
Michael, a bank robber, somewhat resembles Neil and dresses in the same suits. The mission 'Blitz Play' is based on the opening heist from Heat. While the Michael character is clean-shaven, the player has an option to give him a goatee and hairstyle similar to Neil's from Heat.
Mission: Impossible (1996)
The Bureau Raid mission is similar to the CIA HQ heist in this film
Striptease (1996)
There is a snake in the changing room of the Vanilla Unicorn strip club.
Jerry Maguire (1996)
"Show me the money" during the opening mission.
Air Force One (1997)
The Minor Turbulence mission is similar to scenes from this film
The Jackal (1997)
In the mission 'Caida Libre', a high powered rifle is used from the back of a van.
Jackie Brown (1997)
Trevor's Los Santos apartment is very similar to one depicted in Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown.
The Big Lebowski (1998)
Dream sequence of flying over the city. Also, at different times, both Trevor and Michael say "You're out of your element", which is a famous quote from The Big Lebowski.
American History X (1998)
There's a book in Franklin's Vinewood house entitled "American History Y".
A Bug's Life (1998)
During the Jewel Store Job if you choose to do it stealthy and get the Exterminator Van it says on the side of the van " It's A Bug's Death".
The Sopranos (1999) (TV Series)
Protagonist Michael, a criminal careerist has relationship problems with his wife, son and daughter and regularly sees a therapist.
Gone in 60 Seconds (2000)
At the end of the Mission Deep Inside, you can see a list of 5 cars written in a material that is only visible under blacklight.
What Lies Beneath (2000)
Features a mission called What Lies Beneath
Grand Theft Auto III (2001) (Video Game)
There is an area called El Burro Heights in eastern Los Santos. The GTA Online character(s) is silent.
Halo: Combat Evolved (2001) (Video Game)
The uniforms of the Republican Space Rangers resemble the Mjolnir armor.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
When racing Jimmy in 'Daddy's Little Girl', Jimmy yells "You shall not pass!"
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) (Video Game)
There is a recreation park facility named after BJ Smith.
The Italian Job (2003)
In one heist mission, the crew escape through the sewers on Mini Coopers, chased by bikers and exiting through the flood control.
Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne (2003) (Video Game)
Sometime during the game, the player can come across an update in the Bleeter universe whose display picture bears a striking resemblance to Max Payne 2's box art. It has the same noire look that the box art carries.
Manhunt (2003) (Video Game)
One of the mask's you can buy in the game is the same mask the man on the cover of Manhunt is wearing.
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
In the Bureau Heist mission, a character says "This escalated quickly"
Rescue Me (2004) (TV Series)
Features an in-game medical drama called Medicate Me
Collateral (2004)
Michael Suite resembled Vincents Suite from Collateral.
Lost (2004) (TV Series)
The Hatch appears under water, visible by using the submersible
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) (Video Game)
Although set in a different game universe, Grove Street appears in the game, as well as the Ballas gang, not to mention the city of Los Santos itself.
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
While cruising around San Andreas, the player will often hear several people say the words " F*** you Maricon!
My Name Is Earl (2005) (TV Series)
One of the hairstyle options is named the Randal, after the character Randy Hicky.
The Warriors (2005) (Video Game)
Trevor goes into a rage like mode for his special ability, which is what the player can go into at any time in both games. During "The Long Stretch", Lamar says "Let's bust a move", what the Boppers also say.
Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories (2005) (Video Game)
The Meltdown mission is very similar to this game's Love On the Run mission
Dead Rising (2006) (Video Game)
In-game radio conversations refer to a drug called Zombix, a nod to the Dead Rising drug Zombrex.
Saints Row (2006) (Video Game)
The over-the-top action in the Grassroots hallucination scenes are a nod to this game
Bully (2006) (Video Game)
One of the Gold Medal Objectives, Weed Killer, is also the name of a mission in Bully
Gears of War (2006) (Video Game)
In one Republican Space Rangers episode a fallen soldier yells "revive me!"
Food Safari (2006) (TV Series)
One mission is named Hood Safari
No Country for Old Men (2007)
During the game, you may find a group of trucks off the highway surrounding by dead bodies. If you walk down the hill, you'll find a wounded man near a briefcase full of money. If you take the briefcase, a short time later men in pickup trucks will try to murder you. This is a reference to this film.
Manhunt 2 (2007) (Video Game)
Michael has to close a pop up for the Titty City club in the 'Friend Request' mission.
Breaking Bad (2008) (TV Series)
There is a mission in Grand Theft Auto Online where you have to steal an RV off two guys who cook meth in their RV in the middle of the desert, which is exactly what Walter and Jesse do in the early seasons of Breaking Bad.
Iron Man (2008)
In the barber shop close to Franklin's House, on the mirror is a picture of Robert Downey Jr. and the Van Dyk choice in beards is free, most likely a reference to Tony Stark/Iron Man.
Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) (Video Game)
Packie McReary and Michelle/Karen make appearances. Brucie Kibbutz has a website in GTA V and is a phone contact in GTA Online.
The Dark Knight (2008)
In the Blitz Play mission, Trevor says "At least we are not wearing clown masks". The opening of TDK features a bank heist with clown masks.
Midnight Club: Los Angeles (2008) (Video Game)
The pier on the west side of the city is a near identical representation of the one found in Midnight Club LA.
Fallout 3 (2008) (Video Game)
The hovering robot in one Republican Space Rangers episode resembles the Mister Handy robot
Bronson (2008)
Tom Hardy's performance in the film was one of Steven Ogg's inspirations to play Trevor Phillips
Man v. Food (2008) (TV Series)
Dude Eat Dog
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned (2009) (Video Game)
Johnny Klebitz, Terry Thorpe, Clay Simons and Ashley Butler all make appearances.
Enter the Void (2009)
Michael flying through the city after being drugged is a reference to this film.
The Hangover (2009)
In "Stag Do the Running Man" random event, the groom-to-be comments on his wild bachelor party that started with a few drinks before resulting in him blacking out and having no recollection of the previous night. When you drop him off at his house, the groom and playable character hop into an Enus Super Diamond (Rolls Royce) and the groom hints that his father-in-law likes this car more than he likes the groom. All of these exchanges are in reference to the antics of Doug and his wife's dad (Sid) in the movie The Hangover,
Community (2009) (TV Series)
The gold medal objective named Pop! Pop! could be a reference to the catch phrase of the character Magnitude
The Good Wife (2009) (TV Series)
There's a mission entitled "The Good Husband"
Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Features a character being killed by an exploding cell phone
I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell (2009)
the GTA groom's friend's later comment about hooking up with a midget stripper is a reference to Tucker Max's escapades in I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell.
Borderlands (2009) (Video Game)
A number of bins scattered around San Andreas resemble Clap Trap from Borderlands.
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony (2009) (Video Game)
Rocco Pelosi makes an appearance.
Animal Cops (2009) (TV Series)
Moose Head Investigations is an in-game show about animal detectives
Kick-Ass (2010)
Features an achievement called Red Mist
Red Dead Redemption (2010) (Video Game)
Hennigan's Stead, a location in Red Dead Redemption, is featured in the Pisswater beer commercial. Also, a book in Franklin's Vinewood house is entitled "Red Dead" and the author is J. Marston.
The A-Team (2010)
The Three's Company heist is similar to a scene from this film
The Expendables (2010)
The beginning of the in-game Jack Howitzer series is based on the Expendables series
The Town (2010)
The heist from the Prologue resembles scenes from this film
Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare (2010) (Video Game)
The lines said by 'Bigfoot' after you capture him are similar to those said by the Sasquatch in RDR:UN
Bullhead (2011)
Matthias Schoenaerts' performance in the film was one of Steven Ogg's inspirations to play Trevor Phillips
Lizard Lick Towing (2011) (TV Series)
Similar style truck to the ones used in the series. Several missions involve repossessing and towing cars.
Battle Los Angeles (2011)
A reference is made to a sci-fi film called Invasion: Los Santos.
L.A. Noire (2011) (Video Game)
In one episode of Gordon Moorehead Rides Again, an in-game 40s/50s TV program, a police siren is heard that sounds exactly like the sirens in LA Noire.
Drive (2011)
In the Discount Clothing Store in Grapeseed, a jacket can be found that looks identical to that of Drive's protagonist (white, with a golden crustacean on the back)
Dead Island (2011) (Video Game)
There is a billboard in game that says "Rehab Island" that features a palm tree in the middle of the two words. Very similar to the logo for the Dead Island series by Deep Silver.
The X Factor (2011) (TV Series)
The opening sequence of the in-game TV show Fame or Shame is very similar to that of The X Factor, which involves a beam of light doing a flythrough of the city.
Dark Souls (2011) (Video Game)
The check list at the end of the mission features the line "Praise the Sun!".
Payday: The Heist (2011) (Video Game)
In the Blitz Play mission, Trevor says "At least we are not wearing clown masks". This game features a bank heist with clown masks.
Man on a Ledge (2012)
In the Prologue mission, police chase a four-by-four, and also includes both vehicles being hit by a train at the rear.
Max Payne 3 (2012) (Video Game)
Michael's appearance can be changed to approximate Max's bald and bearded look as seen in that game. Max's tropical shirt can be bought in the Suburban shop. Miranda's model from the show "Amor e Demas" is used for a prostitute.
Trance (2013)
Heist takes place with trance music soundtrack
Payday 2 (2013) (Video Game)
In the Blitz Play mission, Trevor says "At least we are not wearing clown masks". This game features a bank heist with clown masks.

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18 to Life: Phil 'Er Up (2010) (TV Episode)
Phil refers to the game.
Show of the Week: Payday 2 and How Not to Heist (2013) (TV Episode)
The game is mentioned for its heist-based game-play.
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013) (TV Special)
Mentioned as a sponsor.
Tosh.0: Lohanthony (CeWEBrity Profile) (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
DashieXP: DOMINICAN DAD! 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Cover shown
DashieXP: SHE WANTS THE P! (2013) (TV Episode)
Cover shown
South Park: Let Go, Let Gov (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Cartman
Movie Friends - Eine Videothek stellt sich vor (2013) (Video)
Poster was shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Sharknado (2013) (TV Episode)
"Maybe they're on their way to buy Grand Theft Auto V."
James & Mike Mondays: Sonic '06 (2013) (TV Episode)
James mentions the camera control in this game.
James & Mike Mondays: Bio Force Ape (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions this game as an alternative to playing Bio Force Ape.
James & Mike Mondays: Paperboy (N64) (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike comments that this game has more of variety.
Caffeine Madness (2014) (Short)
Some of the characters share some personality traits with Franklin, Michael, and Trevor from GTA V
Orange Is the New Black: It Was the Change (2014) (TV Episode)
GTA mentioned
Unfriended (2014)
Game in discussion on ChatRoulette.
Honest Trailers: The Expendables (2014) (TV Episode)
Quoted user has a Michael Townley avatar
DashieXP: GHETTO REALTOR! (2014) (TV Episode)
NCIS: Los Angeles: Field of Fire (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Sam.
Hatred (2015) (Video Game)
Achievement "Grand Theft Hatred."
Honest Trailers: Peter Pan (1953) (2015) (TV Episode)
Impotent Rage mentioned
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Kelly Ripa/Adele (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy
Jarhead 3: The Siege (2016) (Video)
Newest GTA game mentioned
Honest Game Trailers: Lego Star Wars (2016) (TV Episode)
Quoted user's avatar
Honest Game Trailers: No Man's Sky (2016) (TV Episode)
Seen in screenshot article
Talking Dead: Go Getters (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Chris Hardwick when talking about Steve Ogg.
Bad Santa 2 (2016)
Video game is referenced.
Caddicarus: The Spleenies: SHAME TIME (2017) (TV Episode)
Poster can be seen.
Talking Dead: The Other Side (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Chris Hardwick when introducing Steven Ogg. They later discuss his character and how he would get along in the zombie a'pocalypse. Steven thinks Trevor might be too impulsive and wouldn't survive for a long period.
Talking with Chris Hardwick: Elijah Wood (2017) (TV Episode)
Elijah Wood says this is his favorite video game to waste time with.
MenT: Nekonecné cekání! Loading simulator (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by MenT.
The Question Jury: Episode #2.17 (2017) (TV Episode)
Incorrect answer.
Is Review Bombing Ethical? (2017) (Video)
Rags discusses the controversy surrounding the game.
The Cinema Snob: The Haunting of Sharon Tate (2020) (TV Episode)
The game is mentioned.


Cameo: Back and Forth (1987) (Video)
Featured in the video game

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Show of the Week: Dead Space 3! Worst Game Religions! Etc! (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the religion of Epsilonism.
Outside Xbox: GTA V: 7 Things We Don't Want (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on what they would like to see in it.
Show of the Week: Thief vs. Dishonored (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown.
Outside Xbox: 9 Ways GTA V Beats the Pants Off GTA IV (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment upon it.
Outside Xbox: GTA 5 Multiplayer: 6 Ways to Make It Perfect (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on what should be in its multiplayer.
Outside Xbox: GTA 5 Achievements: What They Reveal about Grand Theft Auto 5 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment upon it.
Outside Xbox: GTA 5's Most Shocking Scene and GTA Controversy: 7 Most Controversial Moments (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the controversial things in it.
Outside Xbox: GTA 5: Our Favourite Moments (No Spoilers) (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment upon it.
The Angry Joe Show: Grand Theft Auto V (2013) (TV Episode)
game is reviewed
Est-ce que ça marche?: Episode #1.1 (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Hot Pepper Game Reviews: GTA V (2013) (TV Episode)
Outside Xbox: GTA 5 DLC: 6 DLC Ideas to Change the Way You See GTA 5 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on things that they would like in its DLCs.
DashieGames: SO MANY FAILS!! GTA V (CHAOS) (2013) (TV Episode)
How Video Games Changed the World (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
Show of the Week: The 5 Most Disappointing Games of 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown when Chop is announced as a Mike Award nominee in the category "Best Dog".
Show of the Week: Oxbox Bloopers and New Year's Resolutions (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown.
The Know's Top 10s: Top 5 Ho Ho Hos II: Honorable Mentions (2013) (TV Episode)
Tracey De Santa is a runner-up.
Danville 2nd Ward Young Men: New Years 2013/2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jeremy and Jaren play "Grand Theft Auto V" on the TV.
The Best Ever!: The Best Ever! Manly Video Game Men (2014) (TV Episode)
Trevor is Sam's pick.
Thirdpartycontroller: Michigan: Report from Hell (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown; "I've seen more personality in a Grand Theft Auto NPC."
Honest Game Trailers: Grand Theft Auto V (2014) (TV Episode)
Used in the trailer
Outside Xbox: The 9 Bitchiest Easter Eggs in Gaming (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the in-game video game 'Righteous Slaughter 7'.
Outside Xbox: 6 Videogame Idiots Who Had One Job, Idiot (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the ineptitude of Kyle Chavis.
DashieGames: CHAOS ALL DAY! (GTA 5) (2014) (TV Episode)
Previously Recorded: What We're Playing Now (2014) (TV Episode)
game played by Rich
Outside Xbox: GTA Online Drunk Mountain Chase! Oxbox Xmas Final Challenge Tiebreaker! (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast race down Mt. Chiliad in the game and comment upon it.
Outside Xbox: 7 Nobodies Whose Lives Were Ruined by Game Protagonists (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips from the video game are shown while the cast comment on how the game's main character ruins the life of Rickie Lukens.
The Know's Top 10s: Top 10 Video Game Psychos (2015) (TV Episode)
Trevor Phillips is the #4 pick.
Grand Theft Auto V: Smell the Part (2015) (TV Episode)
Honest Game Trailers: Clash of Clans (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Honest Game Trailers: Grand Theft Auto Online (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Outside Xbox: 7 Baller Apartments in Games That Make Ours Look Rubbish (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the Eclipse Towers apartment.
Honest Game Trailers: Watch Dogs (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Outside Xbox: 7 Genius Game Ideas That Started Life as Fan Mods (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the game.
Outside Xbox: 7 Times Cars Don't Work That Way, You Guys (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips of a car steering and rotating in mid-air in the video game are shown while Mike comments on 'Defying Physics'.
The Know's Top 10s: Top 10 P#$$ies in Video Games (2016) (TV Episode)
Saving kittens is the #9 pick.
Outside Xbox: 7 Unsolved Mysteries That Keep You Awake at Night: Commenter Edition (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips from the video game are shown while the cast examine the mystery of Mount Chiliad's UFO, face, and chicken.
The Know's Top 10s: Top 10 Hair Do's! (2016) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown.
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Satisfying Villain Deaths in Video Games (2017) (TV Episode)
The death of Devin Weston is #7.
MenT: Dorucujeme zásilku! (2017) (TV Episode)
MenT, Baxtrix and Jirka Král play it.
DashieGames: LIVE GTA MADNESS!!! (2017) (TV Episode)
James & Mike Mondays: Grand Theft Auto V mods (2018) (TV Episode)
The Know's Top 10s: Top 10 Best Endings (2019) (TV Episode)
An honorable mention.
YouTube Rewind 2019: For the Record (2019) (Video)
Clips shown
Outside Xbox: 7 Impossibly Badass Moments That Made Us Feel Like Mighty Gods (2020) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on smiting jerks with the orbital laser cannon.


Himitsu Sentai Gorenger (1975) (TV Series)
Kung Fu Rainbow Lazerforce appears to be a parody of both the long-running Power Rangers franchise and its source material coming from Japan's Super Sentai franchise.
Alien (1979)
In the mission 'Did Somebody Say Yoga?', the aliens that abduct Michael during his drug trip look similar to the xenomorph.
M*A*S*H: Goodbye, Farewell, and Amen (1983) (TV Episode)
The character Jack Howitzer is said to have a killed a baby due to PTSD, thinking it was a chicken. When someone calls him a baby-killer, he shouts that he thought it was a chicken and cries. This is a parody of the final episode of M*A*S*H where the same thing happened to Hawkeye, and the crying scene mirrors that of Hawkeye's.
Wall Street (1987)
The plot of Meltdown partly resembles this film.
Fox News (1987) (TV Series)
Weazel news is a parody of Fox News
Captain Planet and the Planeteers (1990) (TV Series)
Impotent Rage is a parody of Captain Planet
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993) (TV Series)
There is a TV show called 'Kung-Fu Rainbow Lazer Force' which has five colour coded members.
Super Sentai World (1994) (Short)
Kung Fu Rainbow Lazerforce is a parody of Super Sentai
ER (1994) (TV Series)
The in-game show Medicate Me is a parody of medical dramas
Survivor (2000) (TV Series)
The in-game show Rehab Island is a parody of Survivor
Scrubs (2001) (TV Series)
The in-game show Medicate Me is a parody of medical dramas
American Idol (2002) (TV Series)
The in-game TV show Fame or Shame is a parody of talent shows
House (2004) (TV Series)
The in-game show Medicate Me is a parody of medical dramas
Grey's Anatomy (2005) (TV Series)
The in-game show Medicate Me is a parody of medical dramas
America's Got Talent (2006) (TV Series)
The in-game TV show Fame or Shame is a parody of talent shows
Call of Duty: Black Ops (2010) (Video Game)
Jimmy was Seen playing a parody of this game
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
The film trailer of The Simian is based on this film.
The X Factor (2011) (TV Series)
The in-game TV show Fame or Shame is a parody of talent shows

Spoofed in 

CollegeHumor Originals: GTA 5 Is So Realistic It's Boring (2013) (TV Episode)
Pat is surprised by the game's realism.
DashieXP: Grand Theft Auto V: REAL LIFE (2013) (TV Episode)
GTA: Albany City Stories (2016) (Video)
Spoofs fighting mechanics

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