- "From a tribe of hammer-wielding savages comes the Ordovician! And he's ready to obliterate all who stand before him!"
- ―The Cyrene Arena owner describing The Hammer.[src]
- The Hammer comes from the Ordovices, a Celtic tribe in Britain encountered by the Romans. The owner of the Cyrene arena mentions that he, "comes from the Cambrian hills of Britannia."
- The Hammer is described by the Cyrene Gladiator Arene Owner as having his tongue cut out.