This episode features characters from Seth MacFarlane's other shows “American Dad” & “The Cleveland Show”.
American Dad's Roger appears welcoming Darth Vader to the new Death Star and Klaus appears as Admiral Ackbar.
The Cleveland Show's Rallo appears as Lando's copilot of the Millennium Falcon also Tim appears as the character Wicket assisting the rebellion on the forest moon of Endor.
In an animatic on the DVD, American Dad's Stan Smith appears as a rebel pilot.
“It's A Trap” received 5.855 million viewers in its first half hour & 5.801 million in its second half hour
“It's a Trap” was released on DVD/Bluray on December 21st, 2010.
“It's a Trap” was originally titled “We Have a Bad Feeling About This” and before that was titled, “Episode IV The Great Muppet Caper”.