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    19 "Dungeons & Dragons" Easter Eggs For Longtime Players In "Honor Among Thieves"

    These Easter eggs should land with D&D fans like rolling a crit on a BBEG.

    Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves made an impressive showing at the box office last weekend, proving that the decades-spanning property still has a bright future in the cultural landscape.

    While Honor Among Thieves flourishes in its own right with a sharp script and charismatic performances, this Dungeons & Dragons movie has plenty of Easter eggs that players of the role-playing game are sure to savor.

    A gang of adventurers look pensively at something in an ancient shrine

    With this in mind, I've assembled 19 shoutouts, references and teases to the greater D&D gaming universe that eagle-eyed players can spot in Honor Among Thieves. Here we go:

    Adventurers speak to a corpse in a dark cemetery

    1. The Gelatinous Cube

    Chris Pine, Michelle Rodriguez, Justice Smith and Sophia Lillis gather near a strange translucent cube

    2. “Botch” Dynamics

    Chris Pine plays a lute near helmeted medieval soldiers

    3. The Owlbear

    4. Tabaxi

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    This writer’s most welcome surprise from Honor Among Thieves was the astounding practical effects, as the physical creations made a lasting impression despite their brief screentime. One such creation was the Tabaxi, a cat-like humanoid playable in recent editions of Dungeons & Dragons who enlists Regé-Jean Page’s Xenk to rescue their child from the maw of a massive fish in the paladin’s introductory sequence.

    5. The Class Types

    Justice Smith, Sophia Lillis, Chris Pine and Michellle Rodriguez gather in a medieval arena

    6. The Aarakocra and Dragonborn

    7. Cities of the Forgotten Realms

    Chris Pine makes a quizzical look in "Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves"

    8. Themberchaud

    9. Breaking Concentration

    Three warriors prepare to take on a sentient stone dragon

    10. Smite

    11. The Cult of the Dragon

    A medieval war breaks out on a muddy battlefield with a dragon flying overhead

    12. Wild Shape

    Sophia Lillis stands near a mossy branch in a druid's tree home

    13. Mordenkainen and Elminster

    Hugh Grant grins menacingly near a magically locked door

    14. The Mimic and Displacer Beasts

    15. Cursed Items

    Chris Pine and Regé-Jean Page observe a mythical gold helmet

    16. Rust Monsters

    17. Szass Tam and the Red Wizards of Thay

    A pair of pale and creepy individuals debate a sinister course of action outside of a castle

    18. Meteor Swarm

    19. The Bag of Holding

    Justice Smith holds up a weird pendant

    Do you have a favorite Easter Egg or D&D reference from Honor Among Thieves? Let us know in the comments below!