30 'hidden' references in Bayonetta

2010's hottest action game wears its shout-outs on its sleeve. How many have you spotted?

In the interest of pointing out some of the references for those who didn't catch them while playing through Bayonetta (and to reaffirm the observation skills of those of you who did), we combed through the game and came up with 30 distinct nods to past videogame glories and pop-culture giants.

WARNING: Minor spoilers ahead!