Tropes featured in this episode:
- A Day in the Limelight: This is the second episode that focuses on Orbot and Cubot.
- Art Shift: The scenes with Orbot and Cubot inside the video game are presented in a style somewhat reminiscent of 16-bit graphics.
- Calvinball: Orbot and Cubot's game "rock, doughnut, Thursday." It's game so illogical that it ends up defeating Nominatus.
- Omnicidal Maniac: Nominatus wants destroy all lifeforms simply because he can.
- Self-Deprecation: Tails gives Orbot and Cubot a video game to play, the game in question sounds suspiciously like the original Sonic the Hedgehog.Tails: Try out this video game. You run, roll, and collect rings as fast as you can.Cubot: Ah, that sounds terrible!
- RockPaperScissors: Orbot and Cubot have their own version of this game called "Rock, Donut, Thursday".
- Shout-Out: Cubot recites the Konami Code which saves Orbot and him from being crushed between closing walls.
- This exchange between Orbot and CubotCubot: Yeah! What if the princess is in another castle?
- This exchange between Orbot and Cubot