- Yang is the first character from a web-original series to appear in Death Battle.
- With Barbara Dunkelman reprising her role, Yang is also the series' first character to have their official voice actor play them.
- Former Death Battle combatant Cloud Strife appears in Tifa's rundown. And she too suffers defeat at the competition's hands, just like him.
- Monty Oum mentioned that Final Fantasy was one of the many inspirations for the RWBY franchise.
- At RTX Australia 2016, there was a live-action motion capture Q&A with Ruby's and Yang's V As. Yang being asked about this fight seems to imply it's canon with RWBY.
Trivia / Death Battle S 02 E 29 Yang Xiao Long Vs Tifa Lockhart