- Promoted Fanboy: Several "phans" of The Phantom have gone on to produce cover art for the Australian publication, including Jamie Johnson, Jeremy Macpherson, and Paul Agnew.
- Creator Backlash: Producer Joe Dante disowned the final cut but turned down an offer by the studio to have his name taken off the final product (a move he ended up regretting).
- Hey, It's That Guy!: Hey, Quill is Dexter's dad!
- What Could Have Been: Bruce Campbell was the one originally sought for the role, but studio execs felt he wasn't a big enough box office draw. So they chose Billy Zane instead.