- Gragas was designed by Geeves.
- Gragas is voiced by J.S. Gilbert, Who also voices Battlecast Prime Cho'Gath, Dr. Mundo and Sion.
- He previously held the title of the "Cask Master", but it was most likely changed due to similarities with Twisted Fate's title, the "Card Master".
- Gragas himself is possibly based off of "The Miller" from by .
- Gragas' Ashe and Tryndamere is a reference to Guinness, who have a similar deal. for the Avarosa Iceflow Glacier from
- Oktoberfest Gragas' barrel in his model has the word "Rengarbräu" in it which translates as Rengar-Brew.
- Gragas got a new German voice in 2013.
- There is a barrel of wine that possibly belongs to Gragas in the Mac Version Launch video.
- Gragas translates from Old Norse (Grágás) to Grey Goose, which is a popular vodka spirit.
- With the reclassification of all champions in v3.10, Gragas became the only melee mage. Interestingly, prior to v3.10, Gragas was classified as a melee fighter.
- Gragas' quote "Oh yeah!" is likely a reference to the Kool-Aid Man, as they are both large, round figures who carry beverages and have a habit of bursting through walls.
- His quote "Dodge this!" is probably a reference to a scene in The Matrix where Trinity says the same thing before killing an agent.
- His joke may be a reference to Ted Striker's "drinking problem" in the movie Airplane!, as his "problem" is an inability to guide the drink safely to his mouth.
- Gragas shares a quote with Nami: "Have a drink"
- The spatula in the background of Scuba Gragas artwork most likely belongs to Urf.
- Hillbilly Gragas is a reference to the stereotype.
- Santa Gragas skin is a reference to , a figure in Western culture who represents the mythological and folkloric aspects of .
- The term Esq., as used in Gragas Esq. means "esquire", which is an unofficial title of respect, having no precise significance, which is used to denote a high but indeterminate social status.
- The bottle from Gragas' Esq. skin says "Gragasse brute". However, in the in-game skin art, the bottle will actually say "Responsibly", possibly a reference to the recurring theme of "Drink Responsibly" at the end of most alcoholic beverage commercials.
- In the splash art for Oktoberfest Gragas you can see Gangplank, Olaf, and Ashe all dressed fitting the Octoberfest Theme. You can also see the glove of Teemo in the bottom left corner holding a drink.
- Gragas brews and sells his own brand of alcohol known as "Graggy Ice," and has made a business deal with Singed to mass-produce his product in chemical plants based in Zaun. Singed has also provided some of the necessary hardware for Gragas' brewery expansion plans in other regions as part of the deal.
- He made a deal with Queen Ashe and King Tryndamere to lease the Avarosa Iceflow from Freljord for 9,000 years for the constant water supply to his brewery expansion in Freljord that is constructed entirely of ice.
- Jax is Gragas drinking buddy.