* HoistByHisOwnPetard: The show's lavish visual style came from Turner giving the creators more money. Unfortunately, the price tag eventually became so hefty that it ended up leading to the series' cancellation.
* TheOtherMarty: [=Roddy McDowall=] voiced Niddler in the original five-part pilot. When the episodes were reaired Frank Welker had taken over as Niddler, so to remain consistent Niddler's voice in the first five episodes was redubbed with Welker.