- This is based on the Indiana Jones movies.
- This also contains elements from the '90s kids game show, Legends of the Hidden Temple.
- The plot line is also similar to the Bubble Guppies episode, Temple of the Lost Puppy!.
- This episode is centered on Austin.
- Pablo, Tyrone, Uniqua, and Tasha do not appear in this episode.
- Austin is the only original character from The Backyardigans to appear in this episode.
- Austin is revealed to be afraid of snakes.