Illustration for article titled iKong: Skull Island /iIs Full Of Cute Video Game Easter Eggs

Jordan Vogt-Roberts, director of Kong: Skull Island, hid a bunch of video game tributes and influences throughout the movie so well that nobody noticed. So he’s now pointing them out.


Some of the homages made it into the finished film:


And some stuff didn’t:


If you were going to ask “well why isn’t this guy making a video game movie”, he is: Vogt-Roberts is the latest director attached to Metal Gear Solid, a project that let’s not forget was announced five years ago.

Luke Plunkett is a Senior Editor based in Canberra, Australia. He has written a book on cosplay, designed a game about airplanes, and also runs

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