- Actor Allusion: Twilight's middle name is Luminosa, therefore she shares the first initials of her voice actress Tara Strongnote .
- Fandom Nod: The way Empress Scribe is described, she's basically Fausticorn.
- Schedule Slip: The fic stopped updating from January 2015 to April 2016. The author explained a need to finish college. The fic stopped updating again until October 2018. The author said they were dealing with a lot of problems like the death of their father.
Trivia / Shadows of Giants