- that HK-47's line "Expletive: Dammit, master, I'm an assassination droid, not a dictionary!" is similar to Dr. McCoy's frequent catch-phrase from the series Star Trek?
- that, if the player chooses to, Zaalbar can be left on Kashyykk and you can get the map for the Tantooine desert without meeting HK-47?
- that the name Bendak Starkiller is a homage to the name originally chosen for Luke Skywalker in Star Wars?
- that Knights of the Old Republic was named #1 Game of the Year in the “Best of 2003” Awards in Computer Games Magazine?