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Grand Theft Auto: Vice City


Cheat Codes

Enter these codes during gameplay without pausing. A message will confirm correct code entry.

Triangle, Up, Right, Down, Square, R2, R1Gameplay Speed Codes: Slow down gameplay
Circle, Circle, L1, Square, L1, Square, Square, Square, L1, Triangle, Circle, TriangleGameplay Speed Codes: Speed up game clock
Triangle, Up, Right, Down, L2, L1, SquareGameplay Speed Codes: Speed up gameplay
R1, R2, L1, X, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, UpHealth Codes: Full Body Armor
R1, R2, L1, Circle, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, UpHealth Codes: Full Health (heals vehicles too!)
Right, L2, Down, R1, Left, Left, R1, L1, L2, L1Health Codes: Kill Yourself
Right, R1, Up, L2, L2, Left, R1, L1, R1, R1Misc. Codes: All traffic lights stay green
R2, Circle, Up, L1, Right, R1, Right, Up, Square, TriangleMisc. Codes: View media level meter
Right, L1, Circle, L2, Left, X, R1, L1, L1, XPedestrian Codes: All female NPCs carry weapons
Circle, X, L1, L1, R2, X, X, Circle, TrianglePedestrian Codes: Female NPCs follow you
R2, Circle, R1, L2, Left, R1, L1, R2, L2Pedestrian Codes: NPCs drive aggressively
R2, R1, X, Triangle, X, Triangle, Up, DownPedestrian Codes: Pedestrian have weapons
Down, Up, Up, Up, X, R2, R1, L2, L2Pedestrian Codes: Pedestrians attack you (cannot turn off)
Down, Left, Up, Left, X, R2, R1, L2, L1Pedestrian Codes: Pedestrians riot (cannot turn off)
Right, Right, Left, Up, L1, L2, Left, Up, Down, RightPlayer Codes: Change Clothes
Circle, R2, Down, R1, Left, Right, R1, L1, X, L2Player Codes: Play as Candy Suxxx
R1, Circle, R2, L1, Right, R1, L1, X, R2Player Codes: Play as Hillary King
Right, L1, Up, L2, L1, Right, R1, L1, X, R1Player Codes: Play as Ken Rosenberg
Circle, L2, Left, X, R1, L1, X, L1Player Codes: Play as Lance Vance
Down, L1, Down, L2, Left, X, R1, L1, X, XPlayer Codes: Play as Love Fist Guy #1
R1, L2, R2, L1, Right, R2, Left, X, Square, L1Player Codes: Play as Love Fist Guy #2
R2, L1, Up, L1, Right, R1, Right, Up, Circle, TrianglePlayer Codes: Play as Mercedes
Right, R1, Up, R2, L1, Right, R1, L1, Right, CirclePlayer Codes: Play as Phil Cassady
L1, L2, R1, R2, Down, L1, R2, L2Player Codes: Play as Ricardo Diaz
Circle, L1, Circle, L2, Left, X, R1, L1, X, XPlayer Codes: Play as Sonny Forelli
Circle, L2, Up, R1, Left, X, R1, L1, Left, CircleVehicle Codes: All vehicles become black
Circle, L1, Down, L2, Left, X, R1, L1, Right, CircleVehicle Codes: All vehicles become pink
Triangle, L1, Triangle, R2, Square, L1, L1Vehicle Codes: All vehicles, except motorcycles, become invisible
Right, R2, Circle, R1, L2, Down, L1, R1Vehicle Codes: Cars can now fly
R2, L2, R1, L1, L2, R2, Square, Triangle, Circle, Triangle, L2, L1Vehicle Codes: Destroy all nearby cars
R2, Circle, Up, L1, Right, R1, Right, Up, Square, TriangleVehicle Codes: Hovering Boats
Right, R2, Circle, R1, L2, Square, R1, R2Vehicle Codes: Hovering Cars (can drive on water)
Triangle, R1, R1, Left, R1, L1, R2, L1Vehicle Codes: Vehicles have perfect handling
R1, X, Triangle, Right, R2, Square, Up, Down, SquareVehicle Codes: Weird Wheels
Up, Right, Right, L1, Right, Up, Square, L2Vehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Bloodring Banger
Down, R1, Circle, L2, L2, X, R1, L1, Left, LeftVehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Bloodring Racer
Circle, L1, Up, R1, L2, X, R1, L1, Circle, XVehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Caddie
R1, Circle, R2, Right, L1, L2, X, X, Square, R1Vehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Hotring Racer #1
R2, L1, Circle, Right, L1, R1, Right, Up, Circle, R2Vehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Hotring Racer #2
R2, Up, L2, Left, Left, R1, L1, Circle, RightVehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Love Fist Limo
Circle, Circle, L1, Circle, Circle, Circle, L1, L2, R1, Triangle, Circle, TriangleVehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Rhino
Down, R2, Down, R1, L2, Left, R1, L1, Left, RightVehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Romero's Hearse
Right, L2, Down, L2, L2, X, R1, L1, Circle, LeftVehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Sabre Turbo
Circle, R1, Circle, R1, Left, Left, R1, L1, Circle, RightVehicle Spawn Codes: Spawn a Trashmaster
R1, R1, Circle, R2, Left, Right, Left, Right, Left, RightWanted Level Codes: Raise Wanted Level
R1, R1, Circle, R2, Up, Down, Up, Down, Up, DownWanted Level Codes: Remove Wanted Level
R1, R2, L1, R2, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Right, UpWeapon Codes: Obtain Weapon Set #1
R1, R2, L1, R2, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Down, LeftWeapon Codes: Obtain Weapon Set #2
R1, R2, L1, R2, Left, Down, Right, Up, Left, Down, Down, DownWeapon Codes: Obtain Weapon Set #3
R2, X, L1, L1, L2, L2, L2, TriangleWeather Codes: Cloudy
R2, X, L1, L1, L2, L2, L2, XWeather Codes: Foggy
R2, X, L1, L1, L2, L2, L2, CircleWeather Codes: Stormy
R2, X, L1, L1, L2, L2, L2, TriangleWeather Codes: Sunny
R2, X, L1, L1, L2, L2, L2, SquareWeather Codes: Very Cloudy

Contributed By: buggsbuddy, nsalwia, Psy, PSMii, ViperTwinTurbo, locd32, beefyweevil, St0nedf0rLyfeX, and Eevee-Trainer.


Bike Morphing

There is a glitch in the game that makes it possible to ''morph'' with a bike. When this glitch has been done, it is impossible to get hit off your bike by another vehicle, or anyhting else. You can also pull off flips due to this glitch, as well as gaining other big insane bonuses.

To activate this glitch, all you really need to do is jump on a bike at the same time as picking up a clothes pickup. First off:

1. Get to a Clothes Pickup
2. Place your bike in the middle of the clothes pickup, then position your bike so that the clothes pickup is sticking further out than the other side.
3. Get on the side that has the clothes pickup not sticking out as much, and jump on the bike. If done right, you should ''morph''. You should still be standing while the bike is in between you. When you accelerate the bike, you will run while the bike goes forward.

There are also other ways to do this, like drop kicking on the bike. It might be easier if you devise your own strategy. This glitch is hard to get done, so it will take a lot of practice. Also, PCJ 600s are the easiest for this.

One good place to morph is at the Clothes Pickup on top of the Hyman Condo. You may also want to use the North Point Mall, since there is two pickups there, and you can go back and forth if you fail to make this glitch work.

Now you will be able to do flips and crash into other objects with out falling of your bike. This glitch will stay activated until the bike catches on fire and eventually blows up. To deactivate this glitch, just simply get off, shoot a weapon, or make a heavy turn or brake.

Contributed By: Moochthemonkey.

Double a weapon's ammunition

First, get the gun that you want to double the ammo of. Then, find any rampage. Take out the gun you want to double the ammo in. Then, start the rampage. Don't do anything, and let the timer run out. When you fail, your gun will have twice as much ammunition than when you started.

Contributed By: l syphonbyte l.

Drive any vehicle during Dirt Ring

On the day of the dirt ring event drive the vehicle of your choice to the stadium. Drive your way up to in front of the stadium doors where the driver's door is facing the entrance. Drive your vehicle close enough to the door where it will barely exit from the driver's side. Exit the vehicle, activate the race and push the enter car button simutaneously. If done correctly when the mission starts you should be in your vehicle where you are usually standing. You will have unlimited time to play around. Works great with other bikes and the Caddy.

Contributed By: NoSFXplease.

Drive blown up car

Make sure you know how to do the blow up all cars for this one, and be able to do it EXTREMELY fast. Walk up to a car with a person in it and steal it. During the animation in which tommy pulls the person out and gets in, enter the blow up all cars cheat. The car will explode and you will be unhurt, and the car will be flaming
enter the health cheat to stop the car from burning, (I enter it twice to assure it works) and you are now driving around in a 3 wheeled burnt car. This also works in GTA 3

Contributed By: A4PR3NT1C3.

Easy Hotring Race Win

You will need a Mini Gun with lots of ammo to exploit this glitch. When the race begins drive your Hotring into the black garage that the cars spawn from. Drive the car to the back of the garage on the right side right against the wall. This will stop any cars spawning throughout the race. Now back onto the track and take out your Mini Gun. Face the oncoming traffic and use its auto aim feature to blow up every car that comes your way. When the cars stop coming. Go back into the garage, hop back into you car and finish the race, opponent free.

Contributed By: Obergeist.

Get to mainland at start of game (requires previous save on mainland)

If you plan to start the game again then this is a helpful glitch. Start a mission on the mainland and kill yourself. When you wake up in hospital don't do anything, just start a new game. As soon as you gain control of tommy kill him. (Whatever you do, do not start any missions). When you get up at the hospital get straight in the taxi. It will take you to your mission location on the second island.

Note: Once on the second island, you can not do any missions, nor can you get back onto the start area.

Contributed By: Randomer.

Jumping over fences

When driving a vehicle during game play pull up along side a fence or short wall with driverside against the fence and press triangle to exit and you will be on the other side of the fence.This is great for getting away from the police or gangs.

Contributed By: blessedsaint.

Lighthouse Glitch

If you are wanted by the cops, go into the lighthouse. There is a glitch that makes the cops unable to come up there.

Contributed By: gametx20002.

Lock on with an assault rifle

There is away to lock on with the assault rifles in this game. (Rugers and M4s.) First cause a fire, possibly by throwing molotov cocktails nearby. Next, run into the the fire so you are in flames. Now, press the lock on button and your Ruger will lock on to your enemies.

Contributed By: Moochthemonkey.

More Cars In Garages

To get more cars or bikes in your garages simply park a vehicle so it jams the door (being half in the garage, half out) and drive more vehicles in.

Contributed By: Firestorm ZERO.

Rhino in the Underworld

This is a way to get the Rhino tank into the area below the game map. Just get a Rhino, put in the ''Dodo Physics'' cheat, turn the turret 180 degrees and keep on hitting circle and hold back on the D-pad. Once you get airborne, fly down through the top the El Corrupto Bank. Since its top isn't solid, you'll fly down through the bank and into the ''underworld''. Control its flight downward or you'll go down too far and end up back on the street. If you did this correctly, you can fly through underworld.

Contributed By: dailybacon.

Street Vantage Point

While in the air turn the car on it's side so that the drivers side points upand then get out. If you did it right the car will float in the air with you standing on it allowing you to shoot people from it. Note: If the tire is shot out or if the car explodes the car will fall from the sky. Also some times you can't get back in the car.

Contributed By: killaahmadilla.


Rewards for finding Hidden Packages

It's best to buy the Hyman Condo before you pick up Package No. 20 or all the further Rewards won't be delivered there.

UnlockableHow to Unlock
find 10 Hidden PackagesBody Armor delivered to Hideout(s)
find 20 Hidden PackagesChainsaw delivered to Hideout(s)
find 40 Hidden PackagesFlame-thrower delivered to Hideout(s)
find 100 Hidden PackagesHunter appears at Military Base
find 50 Hidden PackagesLaser Scope Sniper Rifle delivered to Hideout(s)
find 60 Hidden PackagesMinigun delivered to Hideout(s)
find 30 Hidden PackagesPython delivered to Hideout(s)
find 90 Hidden PackagesRhino appears at Military Base
find 70 Hidden PackagesRocket Launcher delivered to Hideout(s)
find 80 Hidden PackagesSea Sparrow spawns at Vercetti Mansion

Contributed By: anarcho_selmiak.

Secret Vehicles

There are a series of secret vehicles in the game. This is a list of them and how to get them.

UnlockableHow to Unlock
Steal it during a third attempt at a Downtown Dirt track challengeBlack Sanchez
Steal it during the Two Bit Hit Mission.Black Voodoo
Successfully complete the BLOODRING event at Hyman Memorial Stadium and two will spawn in the nearby parking lot.Bloodring Banger
Steal it during the Guardian Angels mission.BP/EP/DP/FP Admiral
Complete the first list of cars at the car showroom and it will spawn on the first floor. The list is on the wall down by the garages.Deluxo
Steal it during any of the Sunshine Autos Street RacesFP Banshee
Steal it during any of the Sunshine Autos Street RacesFP Cheetah
Steal it during any of the Sunshine Autos Street RacesFP Infernus
Complete the fourth list of cars at the car showroom and it will spawn on the second floor.Hotring Racer
Collect all 100 hidden packages or complete all of the main story missions and it will spawn at Fort Baxter Air Base.Hunter
Take it to a garage during one of the Love Fist missions in which you drive the limo.Love Fist Limo
Collect 90 hidden packages and it will spawn at Fort Baxter Air Base. Alternately, get six stars and the army will use it against you.Rhino
Steal it during the final Avery Carrington Mission.Romero's Hearse
Complete the second list of cars at the car showroom and it will spawn on the first floor.Sabre Turbo
Complete the third list of cars at the car showroom and it will spawn on the second floor.Sandking
Collect 80 hidden packages and it will spawn behind the Vercetti Estate.Sea Sparrow
Complete all the Film Studio Missions and it will spawn behind the Film Studio.Skimmer
After the Jury Fury mission by Ken Rosenburg, you can steal the car.Spand Express
Steal it during the Gun Runner Mission.White Walton
Complete all of the missions for the Kaufman Cabs asset and it will spawn in the parking lot.Zebra Taxi

Contributed By: starcrafttroop64, Viogamer, gamesadictsback, GamerFreak06, anarcho_selmiak, and lincoln174.

Side-Mission Unlockables

Complete the following Side-Missions to unlock a corresponding permanet effect on the game.

UnlockableHow to Unlock
Beat The The Job MissionBag Of Cash At Ocean View
Beat The Boomshine Saigon MissionBarrels At Ocean View
Get 45 or more points at the shooting range.Faster weapon reload
Complete Fire Truck Mission Level 12Fireproof on Foot
Complete the Kaufman Cabs assetGet Taxi scanner when you enter Cabbie or Kaufman Cab
Complete Paramedic Mission Level 12Infinite Sprint on Foot
Complete Vigilante Mission Level 12Max 150 Armor
Complete Pizza Boy Mission 10Max 150 Health
Beat The G-Spotlight MissionPictures of Candy at Vercetti mansion (replaced with cats in the Japanese release)
Beat The Demolition Man MissionRC Toys At Vercetti Estate
Do 100 taxi faresTaxi Hydraulics
Beat The Stadium MissionsTrophies At Vercetti Estate

Contributed By: MrDeePay, Firestorm ZERO, gamesadictsback, Viogamer, TheDarkLordKane, and Eevee-Trainer.

Tommy Vercetti Outfits

Over the course of the game, you will unlock certain clothes that Tommy can wear.

UnlockableHow to Unlock
Appears at the Vercetti Estate after you completed the game 100%."Frankie" Clothes
Appears at the Malibu Property after you have beat the mission "The Job"Bank Job Clothes
Appears at the store "Gash" in North Point Mall after you have beat the mission "Treacherous Swine"Casual Clothes
Appears in the Cop Station after you have beat the mission "Copland"Cop Clothes
Appears in front of Leaf Links Golf Course after you have beat the mission "Four Iron"Country Club Clothes
Appears at the store "Little Havana Streetware" after you have beat the mission "Two Bit Hit"Little Havana Gang Clothes
Appears in front of the store "Collars N' Cuffs" after you have bought the Pole Position PropertyMr. Vercetti Outfit
Appears in front of the store "Rafeal's" once you have beat the mission "The Party"Soiree Clothes
Appears at the store "Tooled Up" in the North Point Mall after you have beat the mission "Riot"Spandex Overalls
Appears at the Ocean View Hotel once you have beat the mission "An Old Friend"Street Clothes (Default Outfit)
Appears at the store "Jocksport" once you have beat the mission "Supply and Demand"Tracksuit Clothes (Black)
Appears in the store "Little Haiti Laundromat" after you have beat the mission "Supply and Demand"Tracksuit Clothes (Maroon)

Contributed By: Moochthemonkey.

Various Vice City Unlockables

UnlockableHow to Unlock
Beat the "Keep Your Friends Close" mission..357 Pistol at Vercetti Estate
Beat Phil's score in the "The Shootist" mission."Best Shooter" trophy at Ocean View Hotel
Complete the Protection Ring missions."Gash" shopping bag at Vercetti Estate
Finish mission 'G-Spotlight'2 Candy Suxxx movie posters at Ocean View Hotel
Finish the Printing Press missions.Bag of cash at Ocean View Hotel
Finish mission 'The Party'Rafael's garment bag at Ocean View Hotel
Beat the "The Job" mission.Robber's mask at Ocean View Hotel

Contributed By: Liquid Bacon and shyguy_01.

What you get after 100% completion

In order to obtain 100% completion, you must complete every story and optional mission in the game. You also must attain at least 45 points at the shooting range, complete all 35 Rampages successfully, complete all 36 Unique Jumps successfully, collect all 100 Hidden Packages, buy all safehouses/assets, and rob all 15 stores. Attaining 100% completion nets you these rewards:

UnlockableHow to Unlock
100% Completion200 armor
100% Completion200 health
100% Completion3 guys appear in mansion lobby that follow you around and do your dirty work
100% CompletionCars have 200% health
100% CompletionFrankie t-shirt in mansion that says "I BEAT VICE CITY AND ALL I GOT WAS THIS LOUSY T-SHIRT"
100% CompletionInfinite Ammo

Contributed By: berserker54, Viogamer, and Eevee-Trainer.

Easter Eggs

Change The Moon Size...

Whenever you see the moon you can use any of the two sniper rifles to shoot at it to change it's size. There are 7 different sizes.

Contributed By: St0nedf0rLyfeX.

Easter Egg, Easter Egg

To to the West island and the helipad on the news station. It has a VCN Mavrick on it. Look east and see a greyish building. Look at the non-realistic window on the left of it. All you have to do is start on the opposite side of the Heliport and run to the other and jump through the window. You will be in a small room with a podium and an easter egg on it, complete with ''happy easter'' sign.

Contributed By: MRadford.

See 8-ball Keji Maria and el Burro from GTA3

Across the street from the Pole Position club there is a video game shop where you can see pictures of El burro ,Kenji,Maria and 8-ball all from GTA3.

Contributed By: iamslimshady.


Body Guards

While playing enter the fanny magnet code and the pedestrians have weapons code. Then get a lot of girls to follow you. When you shoot at someone, they will go after that person too.

Contributed By: Dukenuke001.

Bulletproof Sabre Tubro

Go to the mission where you must race Hillary. From the start back up or turn around and drive for 10 seconds on the clock and make a good road block. Then wait for him to appear and use the sniper rifle to shoot him in the head. If your lucky the door will be open. If it is locked you can push it to one of your garages then let the garage close. If the car is already unlocked drive it to a garage first, get out and let the garage close to permanently unlock the doors.

Contributed By: masterofallgames.

Car Breakers

Use the Change Clothes code (R, R, L, U, L1, L2, L, U, D, R) until you get to some big guys. It doesnt matter who, but they must be big (fat guy-motorcycle guy-etc.) and walk/run up to any vehicle and now you can break the car with your bare fists! This secret is best used with locked cars, you can break off the door.

Contributed By: kingdag.

Drive Inside Buildings

Once you get Diaz's mansion, get in a car and drive it towards the door. At the last moment, bail out. Your car will go inside while you stay outside. Now go in the mansion and you will be able to drive around inside.

Contributed By: alexhurry.

Easy money

Find a coach and park it next to a bus stop but don't get out of the vehicle. Every now and then pedestrians will get into the coach and you'll receive $5 when they enter the vehicle. You don't have to take them anywhere and there's no limit as to how many passengers the coach can hold, so you can go do something else while Tommy earns more money. This is very useful particularly in the earlier stages of the game.

Contributed By: Sundar Subramaniam.

Super Stoppie Trick

With this code you can pull a limitless stoppie. To do so, steal a Faggio. Then get on a straight road, and then gain a good amount of speed. Stick yourself in the stoppie position (Push left analog stick up and hold down Square and R1), and when you have a good stoppie, immediately release Square and R1 and hold down X. You should be able to pull a limitless stoppie, provided you can keep the Faggio straight.

Contributed By: gamejunkie2000.