- "Hey! Come on, boy! Come on!"
- ―Rod taunting Ryo before their fight.
Ryo needs $500 to be able to fight Rod. After Ryo defeats Rod while the scout is there to watch, Rod claims that he got "kinda careless", with Ryo sarcastically replying "looks like it". Rod then threatens to defeat him next time claiming that he will win. Ryo wins $1000. After, Ryo should fight Greg, then Chunyan.
- Rod uses the same fighting style as Jeffry McWild from the Virtua Fighter series.
- Rod's zodiac sign is Sagittarius and he has a O blood type.