- In Blizzard's first game, The Lost Vikings, Erik is known for running quickly and also bashing in walls with his helmet, which stuns him as well.
- Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Stats squished.
- Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Armor increased from 83 to 120. Agility increased from 12 to 13. Stamina decreased from 10 to 9.
- Patch 2.3.0 (2007-11-13): Upgraded from Uncommon to Rare.