- Renekton is voiced by .
- and pre- voice update are also voiced by the same voice actor.
- Renekton's title used to be 'the Eater of Souls' (was changed to the current one after his sneak peek).
- He's a crocodile, and not an alligator, because:
- When he closes his jaw you can see his upper and lower teeth, alligators would only show top teeth due to a strong overbite.
- Crocodiles are much more aggressive than alligators, and Renekton has a literal rage meter.
- This champion it's inspired on Illidan Stormrage and his brother on Malfurion Stormrage, you can also see the similarities on their lore, skills and weapons (Renekton's Axe being one of Illidan's Warglaives of Azzinoth)
- used to be called 'Tyrant's Reach' (was changed for unknown reasons when his Champion Spotlight was released).
- Renekton's Art Spotlight is the only one not to show his Classic skin (shows instead).
- the eponymous expression.
- The motion Renekton performs when using the abilities references the 'death roll'.
- original icon resembles .
comes from the Roman , from domus "home, house", thus " " (cf. Greek , , & ).
- and both granting almost the same effects references Renekton and ' brotherhood.
is around over 3796 years old and less than 3900 years old.
- fought alongside Setaka for 3 centuries before she died in the battle of Icathia, which happened around 2500 BN.
- is younger brother and both became Ascended at the same time.
- Renek was one of the nations that belonged to the ancient Shurima Empire and was possibly located somewhere near the Renek River. The siblings may have originated from here and Renekton may have been named after it.
- The Ascension Ritual takes a long time and kept it going far longer than was normal (hence his body was all but obliterated...) so that gave time for and to get back (and a day for mortals, might only be a few hours for Ascended beings...)
- Renekton is having a big struggle of trying to regain his sanity, but constantly slipping back and forth between lucidity and utter madness.
- His humanity is still in there, just somewhere deep down, and maybe he could come back, but only with the right motivation.
- is one of the few instances where a champion references another outside of taunts. " cannot escape me forever!"
- references "Come back when you've collected all the bits of yourself!" from .
- is a "What? Do I have someone in my teeth?" .
- Renekton's taunt and joke in Polish localization reference a Polish viral video (curse words were substituted by their less offensive counterparts)
- Renekton shares quotes with:
- He references from .
- His axe references the Alligator from and/or the from .
- This skin shares the Wonders of the World theme with:
- He references .
- His skin bio makes a reference to .
- He resembles from .
- His scales are completely brown in the artwork but cobalt blue and brown in-game.
- This skin shares the 'Galactic' theme with:
- A headless statue of can be seen in the background.
- He references .
- He resembles an albino alligator.
- This skin shares the Bloodstone theme with:
- Standing in brush will sometimes make his tongue remain opaque while the rest of his body becomes translucent (he will still remain hidden)
- His eyes turn green when using .
- This skin shares the Infernal theme with:
- He was redone a couple of times before being released.
- This skin it's a direct reference to Illidan Stormrage that the champion it's based on.
- This skin shares the Pool Party theme with:
- In his splash art, , , , and in their Pool Party attire along with , and can be seen in the background. , , , ,
- This skin shares the Prehistoric Hunters theme with:
- He was released in celebration of the premiere of
- He was inspired by the and the .
- can be seen in the far background above tail.
- A figure resembling the cancelled champion can be seen in the background.
- This skin shares the World Champions: SKT T1 theme with:
- He was released in celebration of SKT T1 winning the Season 5 World Championship along with:
- He represents MaRin.
- This skin shares the Toy Box theme with:
- This skin shares the Hextech theme with:
- This skin shares the Blackfrost theme with:
- He shares his splash art with .
- and can be seen in the background of their splash art.
- Renekton was a war captain who contributed to Ancient Shurima's conquest and expansion efforts by fighting the wars his brother
- Renekton's self-sacrifice to help his brother survive by turning Ascended earned him the right as well. Over time, his newfound form awakened his inner , which would be later harvested by to drive him mad and turn him against .
- Renekton and
were driven away from the Shuriman capital thanks to releasing a fire creature from his , buying the Magus time to steal Ascension from .
- Renekton threw himself and
into the Tomb of the Emperors and asked to seal it, which he reluctantly did. Millennia later, and opened the tomb and freed them.
- Renekton's insanity is the byproduct of words and of the centuries he spent with him in utter darkness. The Magus brainwashed him into believing it's all ' fault, and will hunt down his brother while butchering everything and everyone standing in his way.
- Renekton threw himself and
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