- This monster is based on one of three DC Comics superheroes: Black Lightning, Black Vulcan, or Static. All three are African Americans with electricity based powers and a blue and gold color scheme.
- "Sparkman" appears to be gifted with electrokinesis.
- This card's Attack name was changed in its Dark Revelation Volume 3 release, from "Shining Surge Flash" into "Static Shockwave".
- The attack name could be a reference to "Static Shock", another DC Hero who has electrical powers.
- "Sparkman" also bears a minor resemblance to Justimon.
- This card shares the same name with a Mega Man Robot Master, along with "Elemental HERO Bubbleman".
- Also, a Mega Man Battle Network character has the same name, again a trait shared with "Elemental HERO Bubbleman".
- The eyes of "Sparkman" were revealed when "Maiden in Love" fell in love with him.
- This monster appears in the artwork of the following cards:
- This card appears in the artwork of "Fusion Tag".
The Fusions of "Sparkman" usually gain his powers of electricity and/or light.
"Elemental HERO Sparkman" combines with:
- "Elemental HERO Clayman" into "Elemental HERO Thunder Giant" and "Evil HERO Lightning Golem".
- "Elemental HERO Avian" and "Elemental HERO Bubbleman" into "Elemental HERO Tempest".
- "Elemental HERO Flame Wingman" into "Elemental HERO Shining Flare Wingman".
- "Elemental HERO Phoenix Enforcer" into "Elemental HERO Shining Phoenix Enforcer".
- "Elemental HERO Bladedge" into "Elemental HERO Plasma Vice".
- "Elemental HERO Necroshade" into "Elemental HERO Darkbright".