Although he is defeated by Jaden, he comes to understand his opponent's definition of a fun Duel. Sartorius punishes Lorenzo for his failure, taking complete control of him and his future and leaving Lorenzo's hair stark white, which Chazz describes as being "reborn".
"Gin" means "Silver" and "Ryusei" means "Meteor", both in Japanese, so his name means "Silver Meteor" in Japanese anime.
In the English dub, he speaks with an Italian-American accent and uses such stereotypical phrases as "Bada-bing!", "Mama Mia!" and "Fuggedaboutit!". In the Japanese version, he instead says "zura" after his sentences.
The concept of Lorenzo's cards is derived from the Konami video game series, Gradius, wherein a common element is a boss marathon consisting of about 5 bosses near the end of the game without any breaks between bosses.