Complex: "There’s a great Kojima-esque meta joke in the first ten minutes of DmC. Chasing a simian demon through an infested boardwalk, Dante exits out of a building just as it collapses, which sends white wigs flying, one landing on top of his head. The brash young son of Sparda pauses for a moment to examine his appearance in a dirty reflection. 'Huh,' he remarks, smirking almost into the camera. 'Not in a million years.'"