Tropes present in this episode:
- Backwards-Firing Gun: Raven eliminates one of its men who has outlived his usefulness by giving him one of these.
- Billing Displacement: Jackie Coogan is billed as a Special Guest Star, but his only scene (in either part) is in the pre-credits teaser.
- Brainwashed and Crazy
- Creepy Ravens: Raven uses actual trained ravens to activate their Manchurian Agents.
- Feel No Pain: The brainwashed victims. Unfortunately for Jim, he was only pretending to be brainwashed...
- Large Ham: John Harding.
- Manchurian Agent
- Nebulous Evil Organization: Raven.
- Spell My Name with an "S": Michele Carey is billed as Michelle Carey in the end credits of both parts.