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Terminator: 20 Easter Eggs And References You Must See

9. John Connor Plays Skynet: The Game

Terminator 2: Judgement Day was actually the acting debut of Edward Furlong, who was scouted to play the role of John Connor by casting director Mali Finn at the Boys Club Of Pasadena, a California Youth Club. Which means he was probably slightly better behaved than the character he ended up playing, introduced bunking of school to go to the arcade. Still, the game that the young John Connor is seen playing gives an insight into his future. Whilst he moves onto After Burner, at first he's seen playing Missile Command, where the aim is protect your base by blowing up incoming missiles. Before it went all self-aware, Skynet's designed to be a missile defense system...
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