- Rakan's and V126.96.36.199. dual release is the first one since
- 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's cloak is actually his wings disguised by Vastayan magic (to blend in with humans)
- Rakan has the lowest basic attack range amongst ranged champions (300 units)
- Rakan is Japanese rendition Malayan for 'friend' / 'partner', and a variant of رُكُن (Arabic: 'corner', ) , and
- Rakan's placeholder model during production was a pink [ | with a giant pink mustache for wings.
- Rakan's favorite human food is chocolate.
- 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 .
- "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, "Let's go! Baby! Baby? Baby? Baby!", may be a reference to a phrase from YouTube personality Markiplier's Silent Hill Playable Teaser video.
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- His bird features combine those from many , like , , , and the mythical .
- He wears a shoulder pad made from a Raptor's skull and adorned with a couple of (she wears an identical one adorned with a couple of )
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- He might be referencing by .
- He shares this theme with [ | , [ | , and [ | .
- 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)