* CrowningMusicOfAwesome: The series as a whole generally has memorable music, but a few tracks ascend to Awesome levels, [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaKj8VQ7ePs particularly]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V13HEisneF4 in]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCMtUQbe1HQ QFG4]]. There's also the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0GhLzOVRkQ titular theme song]], but the most famous song of the entire series (and quite possibly that entire era of adventure games) actually comes from the first game, played in [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDUrQSIRgOo a certain lovely wizard's garden spot...]]
-->'''Katrina''': "I bet you say that to every girl who chains you up and has a whip."
* GoddamnedBats: Badders in [=QFG4=]. Baddies and Humunculi in [=QFG5=].
* ShipToShipCombat: Between fans of the Hero/[[FemmeFatale Katrina]] and the Hero/[[SealedGoodInACan Erana]] in QuestForGloryIV. Then came QuestForGloryV and two more ships came between the Hero/[[LadyOfWar Elsa]] and the Hero/[[HelloNurse Nawar]].