- A Fridge Horror tear-jerker - because of Freeze's crimes and his current condition, he can never be with Nora again once she's cured. And he knows it, which explains why he quietly leaves the scene with his polar bears upon learning about it.
- The ending becomes even more of a Tear Jerker for Freeze considering what happens to him for his remaining appearances.
Tear Jerker / Batman & Mr. Freeze: Sub-Zero