This episode provides examples of:
- Curbstomp Battle: Mikey vs. Raph
- Drowning My Sorrows: Raph goes into this with Traximus after his loss by Mikey.
- I Shall Taunt You:Michelangelo: Why? Does my talking bother you? Am I distracting you somehow? Making you lose focus? Messing up your concentration? Finally getting on your nerves, perhaps? Or maybe you're just a teeeensy bit worried that I might actually beat you.
- Magical Land: The Battle Nexus
- Spit Take: Raphael does it in his own drink when Traximus mentions about Splinter being an assassin trying to kill the Daimyo.
- Tournament Arc
- You Can Say That Again: Donatello says this to Usagi, and gets the expected response.