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Aliens Reference

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I Raptus

Oct-13-2018 1:19 AM

My 2 year old Daughter is a mad Despicable Me fan. We were recently watching the third film which had a throw-back 80s villain antagonist.

Lots of references to the 80's throughout the film....music in particular, but this one stood out to me

Looks a little like a certain M41a Pulse Rifle.....

 

 

Not the first time the iconic design has been referenced in Pop Culture however...

Yes you Archer!

Though of a Bullpup design the other similarities of this weapon are unmistakably an Aliens reference, most notably the context of the particular episode.

 

On another note, here is a cool firing replica of an M41a

 

 

7 Responses to Aliens Reference

dk

Oct-13-2018 5:23 PM

Dual action. "I like to keep this handy for close encounters."

BigDave

Oct-13-2018 7:02 PM

Thanks for the Share....

Thats a pretty Good Attempt of a Pulse Riffle.

R.I.P Sox  01/01/2006 - 11/10/2017

dk

Oct-18-2018 6:45 PM

Here are some Aliens references from a video game for what it's worth:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QuXim9Y7AGw

 

 

 

Ingeniero

Oct-12-2019 3:55 PM

Contra III on Super Nintendo had all kinds of Alien inspiration in the graphics.

dk

Oct-12-2019 4:37 PM

Actually, I think the 41A is basically an Uzi- a 9mm spray and pray weapon. 

Ingeniero

Oct-12-2019 4:59 PM

I saw that rifle in Ready Player One as well.

I Raptus

Oct-13-2019 12:06 AM

old threads. Awesome! 

I forgot this one from the OP. Hopefully the clip starts at 01:10 

 

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