^abAlex Tufty Ashman (2007-02-13). "All Your Base Are Belong To Us". h2g2. Diarsipkan dari aslinya pada tanggal 27 February 2008. Diakses 2008-02-04. "The GIF slowly started to spread across the Internet, but it wasn't until 2000 that it properly gained popularity. By the end of the year, altered images of various road signs, cereal packets and other photographs containing the words 'All Your Base Are Belong To Us' had started to appear, and by 2001 the phenomenon was in full swing."