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*'''Battlefield Earth''' - One of the attractions in Mandie City is called Terl Theater, a theater named after Terl, the main antagonist of the critically panned movie ''Battlefield Earth'' played by John Travolta. One of the streets in the city is named Psychlo Street, named after Psychlo, the planet from where Terl hailed from.
 
*'''Battlefield Earth''' - One of the attractions in Mandie City is called Terl Theater, a theater named after Terl, the main antagonist of the critically panned movie ''Battlefield Earth'' played by John Travolta. One of the streets in the city is named Psychlo Street, named after Psychlo, the planet from where Terl hailed from.
 
*'''The Sims''' - The Boudacian language has some similarities to [[w:c:sims:Simlish|Simlish]], a fictional language used by Sims in ''The Sims'' game series.
 
*'''The Sims''' - The Boudacian language has some similarities to [[w:c:sims:Simlish|Simlish]], a fictional language used by Sims in ''The Sims'' game series.
** '''The Cyberiad''' - The main currency of Boudacia, klapaucius, is not only a reference to the [[w:c:sims:The Sims/cheats|money cheat code]] "klapaucius", which granted 1000 Simoleons to a household in the original version of ''The Sims'', but also a reference to Stanisław Lem's book ''The Cyberiad'' and one of its protagonists, the constructor Klapaucius.
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** '''The Cyberiad''' - Klapaucius Industries, a landmark on Mandie City, is not only a reference to the [[w:c:sims:The Sims/cheats|money cheat code]] "klapaucius", which granted 1000 Simoleons to a household in the original version of ''The Sims'', but also a reference to Stanisław Lem's book ''The Cyberiad'' and one of its protagonists, the constructor Klapaucius. Lem, the main currency in Boudacia, was named after Stanisław Lem.
 
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Revision as of 12:49, January 20, 2020

References/Trivia


Trivia

  • Boudacia makes its first appearance in the series.

References

  • Futurama/Blade Runner - Mandie City, the capital of Boudacia, is inspired by various future-styled cities, with various influences like New New York from Futurama and Los Angeles from the 1982 film Blade Runner, only less dystopian.
  • Battlefield Earth - One of the attractions in Mandie City is called Terl Theater, a theater named after Terl, the main antagonist of the critically panned movie Battlefield Earth played by John Travolta. One of the streets in the city is named Psychlo Street, named after Psychlo, the planet from where Terl hailed from.
  • The Sims - The Boudacian language has some similarities to Simlish, a fictional language used by Sims in The Sims game series.
    • The Cyberiad - Klapaucius Industries, a landmark on Mandie City, is not only a reference to the money cheat code "klapaucius", which granted 1000 Simoleons to a household in the original version of The Sims, but also a reference to Stanisław Lem's book The Cyberiad and one of its protagonists, the constructor Klapaucius. Lem, the main currency in Boudacia, was named after Stanisław Lem.
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