In this episode of Futurama ("Anthology of Interest II") which aired on Jan. 26, 2002, Fry asks the "What If" machine what would happen if the world was like a video game. His wish comes true and he is later forced to use his video game skills to save the world from the evil "Space Invaders". He says "All right! It's Saturday night, I have no date, a two liter bottle of Shasta and my all-Rush mix tape, let's rock!".