Saved the newest for last.
I've tried drawing other characters in LoZ: Wind Waker style before, but was never satisfied with the results, until now--mostly because I learned to use references other than Link.
* There's a theory on TV Tropes that Maria Renard is Princess Peach (or at least a relative), hence Alucard's thought bubble.
* Megaman having a visor was influenced by one of *kevinbolk
's Captain N pics.
* Simon is wearing the same outfit Simone wears, corset and all. I wasn't in the mood to transcribe his Judgment outfit to LoZ:WW style. >.>
* Samus's headgear comes from Super Metroid (sans black visor).