This game provides examples of:
- Anti-Hero: Vinnie.
- Born Killer: Vinnie's been able to handle a gun since he was born. He has easily used simple objects like a toy car to kill others. This includes rocks.
- Cool Car: Vinnie's Shelby GT-500.
- Competitive Balance: In world.
- Genre Shift: The Assault games is side-scrolling shooter instead of a linear shooter.
- Gun Porn: All guns in the series are very detailed.
- Made of Iron: Everyone. To the point where a standard mook in Remasterized can take 5 Desert Eagle shots to the head before dying.
- Overdrawn at the Blood Bank: You'll be surprised how much stickmen can bleed in this series.
- Updated Re-release: Sift Heads 1 Remasterized