|Champion||Background||Strategy||Skins & Trivia|
- Galio was designed by rjcombo.
- Galio is voiced by Skarner. , Who also voices
- The visual effect designer for Gatekeeper Galio's log-in screen was Anthony Possobon.
- His /dance is the same as Belle and the Beast performed in the Slow Waltz. from . Galio imitates the lead of the
- The highest attainable ability power by a playable champion at level 1 (without disconnecting) used to be 126.157979062 on Galio thanks to his passive, Runic Skin. To reach this amount, he must:
- Have maximum ranks in the Mental Force, Arcane Mastery, Archmage, Enchanted Armor and Resistance masteries (removed).
- Have a full rune page of Ability Power runes.
- Have bought a .
- Use Galio's Bulwark.
- Be under the effect of Braum's Stand Behind Me with five enemies nearby.
- Be under the effects of Orianna's Command: Protect.
- This combination will result in Galio having 126.157979062 ability power.
- Relevant mathematics:
- In the background of his splash art looks what might be a Demacian city.
- It is a possible reference to Chernabog from the Disney film .
- He has some resemblance to from the eponymous Warner Bros movie, and some resemblance to the characters from the movie .
- It could be a reference to Clank from the Ratchet and Clank series.
- He shares this theme with Anivia, Annie, Janna, Singed, and Sion.
- It is a reference to the Imperial Guard of the series.
- His Commando Skin resembles the Ogryn, a giant species of abhumans used as assault shock troopers of the Guard.
- His clothes resemble the attire worn by Chris Redfield from the Resident Evil series.
- Galio shares this theme with Garen, Jarvan IV, Lux and Xin Zhao.
- Galio's Gatekeeper skin is one of the legendary skins at 1820RP which was released on April 23, 2012.
- The skin may be a reference to Illidan Stormrage from the Warcraft series, with the Dark Portal in the background.
- Highly likely to have been inspired by this artwork.
- The skin resembles Hellboy, a hero from Dark Horse Comics, due to his red skin, giant fists, demon horns, and chonmage hairstyle. His wings are the only contradiction to the likeness of Hellboy.
- The runes that mark the arms, also mark the cards of Underworld Twisted Fate. This shows a link between the two skins, as Galio guards the gate to the underworld.
- The Skin also bears a strong resemblance to bloodthirsters from the warhammer universe.
- Galio's Gatekeeper skin is the 3rd non-comical legendary skin. the 1st belonging to Tryndamere and the 2nd to Vladimir
- This skin is a tribute to Valentine's Day of 2015.
- In his splash art he is seen drinking what seems to be a
from a flask.
- He is also holding what seems to be a from the .
- This skin has major influences in its design.
- He may be a reference to from the movie .
- He shares this theme with Jayce, Vi and Ezreal.
- The yordle who inspired Galio to carry on and protect Demacia was Poppy (involving her original lore).
- Galio's background story (and as his league judgment was written) involved Poppy's original lore as the Iron Ambassador. However, as Poppy's current lore involves her constantly traveling on foot with the burden of finding the Hero of Demacia, his new lore could possibly be written with relatively minor changes in this regard.
- Related Themes
|Gatekeeper Galio's Theme|