* ContestedSequel: Subverted. While neither the Quake fanbase nor the ''VideoGame/WolfensteinEnemyTerritory'' fanbase really liked the game, the popular opinion among both is that it's SoOkayItsAverage. That doesn't stop some of them from trashing it, though.
* CounterpartComparison: To the ''VideoGame/{{Battlefield}}'' series as a whole.
* CrazyAwesome: Go Strogg, take a Hog then ram it into every enemy vehicle that gets in your way until you die exploding in a fireball of glory that might also kill any pitiful human who happens to be nearby.
* FranchiseKiller: Whenever the topic is discussed, it's usually a tossup between this game and ''VideoGame/QuakeIV''.
* MostAnnoyingSound: By way of the AnnouncerChatter being your DrillSergeantNasty.
--> ''MCP disabled. Repair our MCP.''
* PortingDisaster: Not 100%, but in general, the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions have noticeably lower review scores than the PC version, mostly due to several crucial elements being taken out, such as the persistant player character growth or the single player mode.