- Fanfic Fuel: What happened to the Doctor when he was stranded on the planet. "Eighteen Minutes" by Terri Osborne is one example that's been published by Pocket Books.
- Retroactive Recognition: Daniel Dae Kim played Gotana-Retz.
- Serial Numbers Filed Off: The plot is a fairly blatant, if simplified, copy of Dragon's Egg.
YMMV / Star Trek: Voyager S6E12 "Blink of an Eye"