Rakan's and dual release is the first one since V184.108.40.206.
Rakan's and Xayah's loading screens always align themselves to the rightmost side before a game starts and when picked on the same team (to mirror their shared splash art).
Rakan, , , and are the only champions who don't use projectiles for their ranged basic attacks.
Rakan's cloak is actually his wings disguised by Vastayan magic in order to blend in with humans.
Rakan has the lowest basic attack range amongst champions (300 units).
ranged Rakan's placeholder model during production was a pink with a giant pink [ | ] mustache for wings.
Rakan's favorite human food is chocolate; even though chocolate's theobromine may poison Rakan due to his half-bird physiology, his human half may help metabolize the compound & alleviate its effects.
When Rakan auto attacks from a far distance he hits his target with his cape, if he is closer, he will punch them instead.
His name resembles the noun Malay rakan "friend, relative".
Rakan and share unique interactions depending on the situation.
Both are the first champions to feature ping-related lines.
"When I get sad, I stop being sad and be awesome instead. True story" and "Challenge accepted!" reference from Barney Stinson .
How I Met Your Mother "I've been kicked around since I was born. It's alright! It's ok! I'm staying alive!" reference to the song Stayin' Alive by the Bee Gees.
One of Rakan's recall quotes, , may be a reference to a phrase from YouTube personality "Let's go! Baby! Baby? Baby? Baby!" Markiplier's ( Silent Hill Playable Teaser video).
One of Rakan's movement quotes, , may be a reference to the song "Ha! I'm, G to the D! Golden Diamonds, boy! Woo!" Crayon by G-Dragon ( G-DRAGON - CRAYON(크레용) M/V).
One of Rakan's movement quotes, , is a referance to a the song "Name one genius that ain't crazy." by Feedback .
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Rakan is a Lhotlan Vastayan in his mid-late twenties who travels Ionia as a wandering entertainer. After meeting and getting in a relationship with , both travel Ionia to preserve Ionia's natural magic from being controlled by humans.
Rakan and fought and his Order of the Shadow to prevent them from harvesting a magical grove (sabotaging the Kashuri Armories, the creators of and other firearms by using Ionia's abundant magic reserves, might be next)