Zartan continues his fight with the Blind Master, who knows all about Zartan's involvement with the Hard Master's death. The Red Ninjas attack the Joe ninjas at the site of Snake-Eyes' cabin in the woods. Clutch is placed in the Brainwave Scanner.
In his teen years, Clutch apparently drove a Corvair.
G.I. Joe references
When Storm Shadow dives behind the waterfall, he is surprised to find the skeleton of a man. Judging by the words carved on the cave wall, this is the body of the original Fred Broca, placed there by the Soft Master.
Vladimir and Estragon are named after the characters in Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot.
When the Blind Master and Zartan are fighting in the alley, a large image of A Nightmare on Elm Street's Freddy Krueger is visible on the wall behind them.
Clutch's car in his teen years was apparently a Corvair.