- Action Girl
- Author Avatar: Based on and modelled after Jinky Coronado and her friends.
- Catholic School Girls Rule: Jinky and her friends spend a lot of time in their school uniforms.
- Clothing Damage: Usually to Jinky.
- Her Codename Was Mary Sue: Katie's mother writes a newspaper comic modelled after Katie, much to Katie's chargin.
Jinky herself is also an example.
- Ms Innocent Fanservice Girl: Jinky
- The Multiverse: There are three Jinky's that exists on different universes. The main Jinky is the typical highschool girl, one who is princess of a Wutai world, and another who is a freedom fighter in a sci fi universe.
- Panty Fighter: Jinky's go-to fighting style.
- Panty Shot: The comic is practically built on this trope.
- Urban Fantasy
- Very Loosely Based on a True Story: Obviously the monsters and aliens didn't happen to the real Jinky.
- Write Who You Know: An In-Universe example. Katie's mother uses her daughter as the lead character in her Katie's World comic strip.