- Ascended Fanon: Team 8 is one of various fanfics with the idea of a conspiracy to make Naruto's life miserable, with Danzo as an apparent ringleader. In the story Itachi Shinden: Book of Dark Night, it is revealed that Danzo actually leaked the knowledge that Naruto hosts the Nine-Tails, helping instigate hatred against him.
- Schedule Slip: After the fic was updated on January 20, 2011, it went for about two years without being updated, until it was updated on September 6, 2013. After this it wasn't updated until March 6, 2015. The author stated that he intends to update more frequently. Another update did follow after less than two months, on April 23, 2015, but since then there was no update for over four years, due to the author being in long treatment for health problems. As of October 22, 2018, the author still has plans to continue.
Trivia / Team 8