This episode provides examples of
- Berserk Button: Don't threaten Mikey's beloved video games...
- Compressed Hair: Jammerhead
- Continuity Nod: Turtle X sports a hockey mask insignia, golf bag-type storage unit and hockey stick inspired weaponry, and is activated by the codeword "Goongala". This is all a nod to Casey Jones.
- Inspector Javert: Constable Biggles, to the Turtles
- Intangibility: The Street Phantoms
- Mini-Mecha: Turtle X, for Cody
- Shout-Out/ Parody Names: Mikey tells the Street Phantoms to "Get your paws off my games, you darn dirty ape!"