The nostalgia is so real.
How I Met Your Father doesn’t include any of the cast or characters from How I Met Your Mother, but the new Hulu series does have several little shoutouts to the original sitcom. Here are the standouts from the two-episode premiere.
The nods to HIMYM kick off right away. The new show’s opening credits mirror HIMYM’s, as a new version of the classic theme plays while photos of the characters fly by.