Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon

Easter eggs

Egg id: 93

- The Aluminum Mallard is a spoof on the Millenium Falcon from Star Wars.

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Egg id: 85

There's a TIE fighter (from Star Wars) in the junk freighter. It's been renamed to a bow-tie fighter from the cologne wars (as opposed to the Clone Wars in the Star Wars movie). Also the ship Jupiter 2 from the old "Lost in Space" series is located there.



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Egg id: 91

ScumSoft is a parody on Microsoft, and Elmo Pug seems to bear a resemblance to Microsoft CEO, Bill Gates.



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Egg id: 92

At the end of the game Roger Wilco and the Andromedans land at the Sierra offices in Oakhurst. Ken Williams greets them and hires both Andromedans as programmers.




TAGSKen Williams, Sierra On-Line, Mark Crowe, Scott Murphy


Egg id: 86

Arnoid the Annihilator android is a spoof on Arnold Schwarzenegger as the Terminator.



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Egg id: 87

Fester has a postcard from Arrakis in his shop. Arrakis is the planet from the game series and movie "Dune". Also check out the other postcards.



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Egg id: 88

When you first arrive to Monolith Burger, the USS Enterprise (from the original series) is docked and then warps away.



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Egg id: 89

Astro Chicken is a spoof on Police Quest: In Pursuit of the Death Angel, where the cops put a chicken on the sergeant's desk. It uses the same jolly tune too.



TAGSPolice Quest I: In Pursuit of the Death Angel


Egg id: 90

In the programming cubicles at ScumSoft, there are two guys walking up and down, whipping the workers. These are Ken Williams and Rick Cavin, who was head of production at the time.



TAGSKen Williams


Egg id: 9

There's a small signature "Crowe" located in the game intro, referring to Mark Crowe, one of the game designers and the artist of the game.



TAGSMark Crowe


Easter Eggs referring to Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon

Leisure Suit Larry III: Passionate Patti in Pursuit of Pulsating Pectorals (Egg id: 317)

At the Sierra studio, Larry and Patti walk into a prop room with many game references:
- The Black Cauldron
- King's Quest 4
- The taxi of Leisure Suit Larry 1
- The insurance agents of Space Quest 2
- targets of Police Quest 1
- Clothes of Manhunter: New York
- The "M" from Monolith Burger in Space Quest 3.