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|name = Cholos|game = VCS|locations = [[Little Haiti]]
 
|name = Cholos|game = VCS|locations = [[Little Haiti]]
|enemies = [[ Vice City Bikers]]<br>[[Sharks]]<br>[[Cuban]]<br>[[Vance Crime Family]]<br>[[Trailer Park Mafia]]<br>[[Phil Cassidy]]
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|enemies = [[Vice City Bikers]]<br>[[Sharks]]<br>[[Cuban]]<br>[[Vance Crime Family]]<br>[[Trailer Park Mafia]]<br>[[Phil Cassidy]]
 
|colors = White
 
|colors = White
 
|cars = [[Cholo Sabre]]
 
|cars = [[Cholo Sabre]]
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Their control over Little Havana begins to be threatened in [[1984]], when the [[Cubans]] arrive on the scene, sparking a deadly turf war for complete control of the neighborhood. They were then hired by&nbsp;Martinez to [[Balls|wreak havoc in the streets]] of Little Havana, but failed thanks to Vic. Next, they attempt&nbsp;to [[Papi Don't Screech|kill]] [[Alberto Robina|Umberto's father]], In revenge, Robina decides to launch an [[Havana Good Time|all-out attack]] on the Cholos that results in the Cholos' defeat.
 
Their control over Little Havana begins to be threatened in [[1984]], when the [[Cubans]] arrive on the scene, sparking a deadly turf war for complete control of the neighborhood. They were then hired by&nbsp;Martinez to [[Balls|wreak havoc in the streets]] of Little Havana, but failed thanks to Vic. Next, they attempt&nbsp;to [[Papi Don't Screech|kill]] [[Alberto Robina|Umberto's father]], In revenge, Robina decides to launch an [[Havana Good Time|all-out attack]] on the Cholos that results in the Cholos' defeat.
   
After the Cubans (with the help of [[Victor Vance]]) win the turf war for Little Havana, the Cholos are almost completely wiped out (they can still be seen driving in Little Haiti) and their businesses will be either up for sale, damaged or seized by the Bikers. After their defeat. they can still be seen occasionaly driving or walking around Little Haiti. As of 1986, the Haitians are in control of [[Little Haiti]]. Although they may have appeared in Phil Cassidy's mission "[[Gun Runner]]" in GTA Vice City.
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After the Cubans (with the help of [[Victor Vance]]) win the turf war for Little Havana, the Cholos are almost completely wiped out (they can still be seen driving in Little Haiti) and their businesses will be either up for sale, damaged or seized by the Bikers. After their defeat. they can still be seen occasionally driving or walking around Little Haiti. As of 1986, the Haitians are in control of [[Little Haiti]].
   
 
The Cholos wear gray headbands, white tank tops, chino trousers and dickies pants.
 
The Cholos wear gray headbands, white tank tops, chino trousers and dickies pants.
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*[[Cleaning House]]
 
*[[Cleaning House]]
 
*[[Cholo Victory]]
 
*[[Cholo Victory]]
*[[Shakedown]]
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*[[Shakedown (GTA VCS)|Shakedown]]
 
*[[Waking Up the Neighbors|Waking Up The Neighbors]]
 
*[[Waking Up the Neighbors|Waking Up The Neighbors]]
 
*[[O, Brothel, Where Art Thou?]]
 
*[[O, Brothel, Where Art Thou?]]
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*The term "Cholo" in Spanish, specially in Mexico's north and center areas, is commonly used as the word for "street gangster" in English.
 
*The term "Cholo" in Spanish, specially in Mexico's north and center areas, is commonly used as the word for "street gangster" in English.
 
*The Cholos are always openly hostile to Victor and his gang even before you blow up their factory. This is the result of the mission [[O, Brothel, Where Art Thou?]].
 
*The Cholos are always openly hostile to Victor and his gang even before you blow up their factory. This is the result of the mission [[O, Brothel, Where Art Thou?]].
*'''Cholo''' is an ethnic [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slur slur] created by [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hispanic Hispanics] (criollos) in the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/16th_century 16th century], and it has been applied to individuals of mixed [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_people_of_the_Americas American Indian] ancestry, or other racially mixed origin. The precise usage of "cholo" has varied widely in different times and places.
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*Cholo is an ethnic [[wp:Slur|slur]] created by [[wp:Hispanic|Hispanics]] (criollos) in the [[wp:16th century|16th century]], and it has been applied to individuals of mixed [[wp:Indigenous people of the Americas|American Indian]] ancestry, or other racially mixed origin. The precise usage of "cholo" has varied widely in different times and places.
*In the United States, the term "cholo" usually indicates a person of Mexican or Mexican-American descent, who is associated with a particular [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southwestern_United_States Southwestern] culture. The term is used in [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cal%C3%B3_%28Chicano%29 Caló] slang, but it in turn has infiltrated into mainstream [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_English American English] use, specifically in association with American youth movements such as the "[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lowrider lowrider]" subculture, or the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hip_hop_culture hip hop] scene in general. The word is sometimes associated with Hispanic gang culture, especially in popular media, but the origin and history of the modern usage is somewhat complex.
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*In the United States, the term "cholo" usually indicates a person of Mexican or Mexican-American descent, who is associated with a particular [[wp:Southwestern United States|Southwestern]] culture. The term is used in [[wp:Caló (Chicano)|Caló]] slang, but it in turn has infiltrated into mainstream [[wp:American English|American English]] use, specifically in association with American youth movements such as the "[[wp:Lowrider|lowrider]]" subculture, or the [[wp:Hip hop culture|hip hop]] scene in general. The word is sometimes associated with Hispanic gang culture, especially in popular media, but the origin and history of the modern usage is somewhat complex.
 
*Their car, the [[Cholo Sabre]], is a heavily modified version of the [[Sabre]], adding that they may be part of the custom car/lowrider culture.
 
*Their car, the [[Cholo Sabre]], is a heavily modified version of the [[Sabre]], adding that they may be part of the custom car/lowrider culture.
 
*Every member of the Cholos uses exactly the same model, but with different color clothes.
 
*Every member of the Cholos uses exactly the same model, but with different color clothes.
 
*In VCS, once all 30 [[Empire Building]] businesses are purchased, the game stops generating random attacks on businesses and drive-by attacks on Vic. However, even after this, Vic is still subject to the occasional random attack by Cholos members on foot; they particularly seem to like hanging out near the business located directly north of [[Mary-Jo Cassidy]]'s apartment building.
 
*In VCS, once all 30 [[Empire Building]] businesses are purchased, the game stops generating random attacks on businesses and drive-by attacks on Vic. However, even after this, Vic is still subject to the occasional random attack by Cholos members on foot; they particularly seem to like hanging out near the business located directly north of [[Mary-Jo Cassidy]]'s apartment building.
**In some cases,Vance's (inferior) gangs are willing to attack the Cholos if they have seen a Cholo Sabre or a member of it.
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**In some cases, Vance's (inferior) gangs are willing to attack the Cholos if they have seen a Cholo Sabre or a member of it.
*The gang is similar to the [[Los Santos Vagos|Vagos]] gang in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]].
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*The gang is similar to the [[Los Santos Vagos (3D Universe)|Vagos]] gang in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]].
*The Cholos' favorite radio station is [[Paradise FM]]
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*The Cholos' favorite radio station is [[Paradise FM]].
   
 
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==Gallery==
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[[Category:Latino Gangs]]
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[[uk:Чолос]]
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[[hu:Cholos]]
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[[Category:Gangs]]
 
[[Category:Gangs in GTA Vice City Stories]]
 
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"Bunch of Mexican-gang bangers. Bad boys trying to take over all the gun running in town."
Phil Cassidy.
GANG
Cholos
Cholo members
Games: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories
Locations: Little Haiti
Leader: Unknown
Type: Mexican street gang
Enemies: Vice City Bikers
Sharks
Cuban
Vance Crime Family
Trailer Park Mafia
Phil Cassidy
Colors: White
Vehicles: Cholo Sabre
Weapons: Baseball Bat
Pistol
Scorpion
Businesses: Protection/Extortion
Prostitution
Arms-trafficking
Fronts: Four Empire Buildings, Warehouse in Little Haiti
Members: Decjuan DeMarco

The Cholos are a Mexican gang in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories. They are based in the Little Haiti and areas in Little Havana in Vice City. The leader is unknown and they are involved in a turf war with the Cubans/Los Cabrones, Trailer Park Mafia, The Bikers and arms dealer Phil Cassidy.

Their control over Little Havana begins to be threatened in 1984, when the Cubans arrive on the scene, sparking a deadly turf war for complete control of the neighborhood. They were then hired by Martinez to wreak havoc in the streets of Little Havana, but failed thanks to Vic. Next, they attempt to kill Umberto's father, In revenge, Robina decides to launch an all-out attack on the Cholos that results in the Cholos' defeat.

After the Cubans (with the help of Victor Vance) win the turf war for Little Havana, the Cholos are almost completely wiped out (they can still be seen driving in Little Haiti) and their businesses will be either up for sale, damaged or seized by the Bikers. After their defeat. they can still be seen occasionally driving or walking around Little Haiti. As of 1986, the Haitians are in control of Little Haiti.

The Cholos wear gray headbands, white tank tops, chino trousers and dickies pants.

Mission AppearencesEdit

GTA Vice City Stories

TriviaEdit

  • The term "Cholo" in Spanish, specially in Mexico's north and center areas, is commonly used as the word for "street gangster" in English.
  • The Cholos are always openly hostile to Victor and his gang even before you blow up their factory. This is the result of the mission O, Brothel, Where Art Thou?.
  • Cholo is an ethnic slur created by Hispanics (criollos) in the 16th century, and it has been applied to individuals of mixed American Indian ancestry, or other racially mixed origin. The precise usage of "cholo" has varied widely in different times and places.
  • In the United States, the term "cholo" usually indicates a person of Mexican or Mexican-American descent, who is associated with a particular Southwestern culture. The term is used in Caló slang, but it in turn has infiltrated into mainstream American English use, specifically in association with American youth movements such as the "lowrider" subculture, or the hip hop scene in general. The word is sometimes associated with Hispanic gang culture, especially in popular media, but the origin and history of the modern usage is somewhat complex.
  • Their car, the Cholo Sabre, is a heavily modified version of the Sabre, adding that they may be part of the custom car/lowrider culture.
  • Every member of the Cholos uses exactly the same model, but with different color clothes.
  • In VCS, once all 30 Empire Building businesses are purchased, the game stops generating random attacks on businesses and drive-by attacks on Vic. However, even after this, Vic is still subject to the occasional random attack by Cholos members on foot; they particularly seem to like hanging out near the business located directly north of Mary-Jo Cassidy's apartment building.
    • In some cases, Vance's (inferior) gangs are willing to attack the Cholos if they have seen a Cholo Sabre or a member of it.
  • The gang is similar to the Vagos gang in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas.
  • The Cholos' favorite radio station is Paradise FM.

GalleryEdit

See alsoEdit

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