* TheCatchPhraseCatchesOn
* EnsembleDarkhorse: Molly Millions and the Finn, both of whom do have significant roles, but neither of which is ever the main protagonist in any book. Online fan-art in particular is disproportionately devoted to Molly, to the point where one who'd never read Gibson might think she was a major player in all of his books.
* FirstInstallmentWins: ''{{Neuromancer}}'' is much more popular than the other novels, at least partly because its single narrative is easier to follow than the branching/intertwining stories of the other two.