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The 14 sneakiest Doctor Who video game Easter Eggs

There’s no way you spotted all these secret Whoniverse callbacks

Published: Monday, 22nd August 2016 at 5:00 pm

4. Pondscape

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If you’re missing Amy and Rory in Doctor Who, then you should get yourself over to the town of Burgh de Rott in online role-playing game Runescape, where a couple of children named Rory and Amelia are waiting to be found.

And don’t go thinking those names could be a coincidence – if you claim to be the hero from the children’s stories, Rory will accuse you of lying, saying that you aren’t wearing a cool bow tie like the legendary hero is supposed to.


5. Down in the dumps

1984’s educational puzzle game Robot Odyssey had a rather familiar robot patrolling a sewer level, and while unnamed as such these "Daleks" were suitably deadly – if you touched them, the level was reset.


6. Pokemon Who

Fans of Doctor Who got a special treat in the release of 2008’s Pokemon Platinum, which features a character called the Looker who dresses uncannily like David Tennant’s Tenth Doctor.

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Dedicated to stopping Team Galactic from taking over the universe and refusing to reveal his true name, this looker was only a sonic screwdriver away from making this a canonical crossover.

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