- Follow the Leader: Being a Super Robot Genre show, naturally it used Mazinger Z as its template. However, later Super Robot Genre shows that used the Five-Man Band trope used Combattler-V as their template.
- Marth Debuted in "Smash Bros." Alongside Raideen, poor Combattler was involved in one of the most bizarre instances of the trope in the history of the entire medium. Suffice it to say that Marvel Comics didn't watch the show at any point, and you sure won't find Hyouma and crew anywhere in "Shogun Warriors"...
- This series is a staple of the Super Robot Wars franchise. It was introduced in Super Robot Wars 3.
Trivia / Combattler V