The episode preview was narrated by Bankotsu and Kagome.
When Kagome and Inuyasha are talking about Kikyo, the number of arrows in Kagome's quiver keep changing from 4 to 5.
At the end of this episode, the final member of the Band of Seven is revealed, but his face isn't seen.
Kagome: Uh.. If it's not to much to ask, could you change the subject?
Sango: Uh, sure okay!
Miroku: We are very sorry.
Shippo: And very scared!
Kagome: Huh? Was it something I said?
Kagome: Sit, boy! Sit, boy! Sit, boy! Sit, boy! Sit, boy! Sit, boy! Sit, boy! Sit, boy! Sit, boy! Sit! Sit! Sit! Sit! Sit! Sit, boy!
Miroku: I told him not to provoke her unnecessarily.
Shippo: Oh man, that has really got to hurt!
The Japanese title for this episode is, Kiri ni Kakureta Hakureizan e Mukae, which means, Approaching the Misty Mount Hakurei.
This episode is based on the events from chapter 248 in volume 25 and chapter 249 in volume 26 of the manga.
This episode first aired in Japan on May 5th, 2003.
First aired on YTV (in Canada) October 7, 2005.
This is the first episode where Day After Tomorrow's "Itazurana Kiss" is the ending theme.