Tristana bears a strong resemblance to her likely inspiration of the main character from the Tank Girl series.
"Is that a rocket in your pocket?" is a variant of Mae West's famed quote.
"Orders are more like guidelines, really." is possibly a reference to Captain Barbossa's quote; "The code is more what you'd call 'guidelines' than actual rules." from Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End.
"Blast em." is a possible reference to stormtroopers from the Star Wars.
In Italian localization, "Cannon ball" is sung as the song "Wrecking Ball".
"Once a Bandle gunner, always a Bandle gunner!" might refer to Arsenal F.C. (whose nickname is The Gunners) and their phrase "Once a gunner, always a gunner".
"Ooh, look! I'm a shock trooper!" is a pun on electricity and shock troops.
In Brazilian localisation, Tristana has a quote referencing Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story.
She shares quotes with:
"Now we're cookin!"
This quote may also be a reference to the video Nope.avi