- Skarner has the fifth highest Level 18 Base Attack Damage (133)
- Skarner was deemed overpowered and obnoxious in Ultra Rapid Fire (2014 edition) and was ultimately disabled in non-custom games.
- Skarner might come from and Brackern (his race) from Brack (Scottish: 'broken') respectively referencing their underground nature and humans effectively 'breaking' them by killing them and stealing their life crystals.
- Skarner was first spotted in Brand's 'Art Spotlight' (video was removed and edited after the fact)
- Michael 'IronStylus' Maurino stated Skarner's head is based on 's from .
- Classic Skarner [ |
- "Oh no! I seem to have stepped on one of my cousins!" might be referencing .
- "Skar-Skar-SKARNER!" references .
- Skarner and Kha'Zix share the quote "Limb from limb!"
- "You have been chosen" might be referencing .
- He was the very first Battlecast.
- He resembles from .
- His references the .
- He shares this theme with Battlecast Prime Cho'Gath [ | , Battlecast Kog'Maw [ | , Battlecast Urgot [ | , Creator Viktor [ | (the one he serves, acquires specimens for, and who augmented them all) Battlecast Vel'Koz [ | , and Battlecast Xerath [ | .
- He might have been inspired by the and/or the from .
- He resembles the scorpion from by .
- His might be referencing a from .
- He shares this theme with Risen Fiddlesticks [ | , Guardian of the Sands Kha'Zix [ | , Guardian of the Sands Rammus [ | , and Guardian of the Sands Xerath [ | .