There are indications that initially was a hero and belonged to defenders of Neopia. Assuming that the above is true, at some point was changed sides, becoming a villain, for unknown reasons. Since then, he has faced the Defenders of Neopia on numerous occasions.
- Iron Skeith has been featured around the site in Advent Calendar animations, captions and other various things, usually being apprehended by the Defenders.
- The indications that Iron Skeith might have once been a Defender himself are a stamp and comic that back this possibility up, as both are called 'Skeith Defender Stamp' and 'Skeith Defender Comics' respectively.