The five heroes figures that they were abducted because they were the only five non-metahumans on the team. However, Heat Wave is also a non-metahuman, and he wasn't abducted.
Throughout this episode, multiple characters said that Andy Diggle was (presumed) dead for eight years; however, in "The Return," a flashback scene set circa 2010 shows John and Andy working security for a party that Thea attended. Therefore, Andy could have been (presumed) dead for only 4-5 years.
When Oliver hangs upside down to enter the door code, Felicity tells him to punch in 4-5-8-7. But since Oliver was upside down, he actually hit 4-5-2-1.
At approximately 33 minutes into the show, during Thea's fight with Lonnie Machin, her mask gets twisted to the side, and then corrects itself during the jump-cut. Thea never touches it, and the timing is too fast for her to have done it off-screen.
Trivia: Thea is reading The Book of Lies by Brad Meltzer just before a conversation with Malcolm concerning honesty.
Thea and Oliver met for coffee at The Grind & Jolt Cafe. However, the logos on their cups are for CC Jitters, which is the coffee shop frequently seen in Central City on The Flash.
When looking at A.R.G.U.S' file on Simon Lacroix, Diggle tells Oliver that he "goes by Komodo." However, the name in the file is misspelled "KOMODm."
When Oliver is mentally reconstructing Sara's murder, there is an inconsistency between the two angles at which the audience sees Sara's fall from the roof. On the ground shot, Sara's long hair is seen fluttering in the breeze caused by her fall, whereas in the overhead shot, her hair remains relatively still.
Trivia: One of the heavyweight prizefighters is Ted "Wildcat" Grant, as confirmed by the logos on the back of his team's jackets. Ted Grant will appear in the next episode.
At Verdant, Arrow shoots Roy with three arrows to the chest. However, when they pick Roy up a few seconds later, one of the arrows is now in his right leg.
Although the college student driving the rental claims that he's just a clueless pawn, and Felicity seems to confirm that... no one wonders why he has a gun or points out that he shot Roy.
After Felicity gets in the car and gives him coffee, Diggle takes a sip. The camera cuts to a different angle and Diggle puts it to his lips and takes a sip again.
When Oliver runs across the island and fires the arrow into the tree target, the arrowhead is entirely inside the tree. However, in the closeup a few seconds later, it's only embedded up to half the length of the arrowhead.
When Arrow pulls up to the bus, he goes halfway past it. There is a shot of Black Canary taking on the robbers, and then the scene cuts back to Arrow, who is in back of the bus again.
When the episode premiered, the end credits were from that week's Star-Crossed episode.
Starting at 5:50, the position of Laurel's hair in front of/behind her right ear changes depending on whether the camera is in front of behind her.
During one of the flashback scenes, Quentin is seen watching a football game while preparing dinner; this football broadcast features the logo of the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.
At 27 minutes, Felicity is sitting at her computer bank and has several green lines reflected in her glasses, though there is no green on her computer screens or on her keyboards.
The zip code given for Starling City is 98114. In real life that is the zip code for Seattle, WA. The zip code for South Sterling, N.E. is 29387, which doesn't exist. Nebraska zip codes are in the 68### and 69### range. A 29### zip code would probably be in South Carolina.
Diggle jumps into Oliver's car to escape Cyrus Gold and says "He picked me up like I was nothing." But Cyrus never picked Diggle up; he punched him and sent him flying across the room.