In the English dub, he is replaced by an uncredited voice actor.
- Oda is the fictional representation of a real life Japanese figure skater. The real-life Oda had personally requested to participate in the anime, and voiced his own character.
- In Episode 10's preview for Episode 11, Oda's character seems very close to Victor and Yuuri, as he calls them by nicknames and comments on their matching rings. Yuri is also heard asking for a photo with Oda.
- In real life, Oda has become a popular TV personality in Japan following the end of his competitive career as a figure skater.