This episode provides examples of:
- Anachronic Order: This episode takes place between Cat and Mouse (2x16) and the Clone Wars film.
- Air-Vent Passageway: Slick hides in the air vents to try and escape. Rex and Cody aren't fooled, though.
- Batman Gambit: Cody and Rex figure out Slick's escape plan. Knowing that Slick is hiding in an air vent, they lure him into their trap.
- Dual Wielding: Ventress uses two lightsabers.
- I Never Said It Was Poison: Slick is found out when he inadvertently reveals that the Jedi are gone, even though there is no way that he should know that.
- In the Hood: Ventress when she first appears.
- The Mole: Slick.