- The title is a parody of "The X Factor".
- While Private's usage of the metric system upset Skipper in Command Crisis, his usage of it did not upset Skipper in this episode.
- The penguins would rather swim in a polluted river (The East River) than not swim at all.
- King Julien, Maurice and Mort danced the "Thunder Booma Storm" and the "Summer Shower Shake" to induce rain from the sky spirits.
- Rico regurgitated four subway tokens for the E-Train when in a previous episode the penguins revealed they had metro cards.(aka: Penguin Commando Licenses in Hard Boiled Eggy)
- The "zoo overlords" drained the water out of all animal habitats. If the heatwave had gone on for a long duration NYC may have began rationing water.
- Running Gag: Zookeeper X says punny one-liners.
- Running Gag: The penguins keep getting caught by Zookeeper X.
- Running Gag: Mort kicking Julien in the rear (even after Julien told him to stop)
- Antagonist: Zookeeper X
Foul Ups, Bloops, and Blunders
- In the scene where Mort accidentally kicks Julien's butt to get off under Maurice, his chest fur was black, however in the next shot it became white.
- In the scene where Private is looking for Officer X he has binaculors but in the next they dissapear.
Behind the Scenes
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