Novanok is a favorite sport and a passing time for the citizens of Nova Nizza. Nova Niza even has a sports team of their own for Novanok. (Only two teams were shown one of them is Nova Nizza's own sporting team).
- Novanok is based off a of the Mesoamerican ballcourt from the Maya civilization.
- There's a Divino named Sportivo that is based off a ballcourt player