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Daggerfall:Easter Eggs

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==Easter Eggs==
===Names of the Divines===
Seven of the Eight Divines were named after beta testers or programmers (The exception, [[Lore:Kynareth|Kynareth]], had previously appeared in [[Arena:Arena|Arena]]).
*'''[[Lore:Akatosh|Akatosh]]''' was named after beta tester Lawrence Szydlowski, who liked to sign "also known as the old Smaug himself" (the first letter of each word forming the letters "Akatosh").
*'''[[Lore:Arkay|Arkay]]''' was named after one of the original beta testers, R. K. Deutsch, who died in 1998.
*'''[[Lore:Dibella|Dibella]]''' was named after beta tester Mary Jo DiBella.
*'''[[Lore:Julianos|Julianos]]''' was named after [[General:Julian Lefay|Julian Lefay]], project leader of ''Daggerfall'' and several other Elder Scrolls games.
*'''[[Lore:Mara|Mara]]''' was possibly named after beta tester Marilyn Wassermann.
*'''[[Lore:Stendarr|Stendarr]]''' was named after beta tester Daniel Starr.
*'''[[Lore:Zenithar|Zenithar]]''' was named after Stephen "Zen" Zepp, an Arena beta tester.
Other minor deities also have names derived from testers:
*'''[[Lore:Ebonarm|Ebonarm]]''' is the alter ego of beta tester Raymond Whit Crowley, who wrote ''{{Lore Link|The Ebon Arm}}''.
*'''[[Lore:Ephen|Ephen]]''' (God of the Wild) and '''{{Lore Link|Phen}}''' were possibly named after beta testers Stephen Korejwo and Stephen Wilkinson.
*'''[[Lore:Jephre|Jephre]]''' was originally named "Jeh Free" and was named after beta tester Jeff Greulich.
*'''[[Lore:Q'Olwen|Q'Olwen]]''' was named after beta tester Larry W. Olson.
*'''[[Lore:Jone|Jone]]''' and '''[[Lore:Jode|Jode]]''', the moons on Tamriel, are named for testers Judy Weller and Joan McKeown. Joan and Judy = Jone and Jode.
===Names of the Daedric Princes===
*'''[[Lore:Boethiah|Boethiah]]''' was named after Roman senator [[wikipedia:Boethius|Boethius]]