- "Hey, so, you should know that people everywhere can use your help. Usually you'll find them near crisis spots in the city. Here's one! See if you can lend a hand?" — Oracle
- "So long as you're on the job, there are suckers -- ah, people all over the city who might reward you a little extra for a job well done. Let me show you one now. Take everything you can get, right?" — Calculator
Freelance Missions, sometimes known as side missions, are missions that are not normally assigned by iconic characters. They do not have introductory messages and are usually simpler than normal missions.