- Ear Worm: "SHINY DAYS!! Atarashii kaze!". Fans were quick to notice the similarity to "A-B-C" by The Jackson Five.
- Friendly Fandoms:
- With Metal Gear, of all things, due to Akio Ohtsuka (the Japanese voice for Solid Snake) lending his voice as both the narrator and Rin's grandfather in the anime adaptation.
- Nadeshiko is often compared to Kirby due to having a similar color palette and being an adorable glutton. As a result, Laid-Back Camp fans go hand-in-hand with fans of Kirby, doubly so with the release of Kirby Star Allies coming at the tail end of the anime's initial airing.
- Memetic Mutation:
- "Maximum Comf."Explanation
- "MUST PROTECC THAT SMILE"Explanation
- Suspiciously Similar Song:
- The aforementioned opening theme sounds very similar The Jackson Five's "I Want You Back" and "ABC", and the internet didn't pass up on the opportunity.
- Episode 4 has a take on "Thus Spake Zarathustra" during the moon landing sequence. Not sure why, since the original composition is in the public domain.
- Sweet Dreams Fuel:
- Viewer Gender Confusion: Minami Toba's sibling. Bishōnen or Bifauxnen? Episode twelve reveals the character in question is a woman.
YMMV / Laid-Back Camp