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|image = ElBurro-Artwork.jpg
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|games = [[Grand Theft Auto III]]<br>[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] (mentioned)
 
|name = El Burro
 
|name = El Burro
|aka =
 
 
|gender = M
 
|gender = M
|pob = Puerto Rico
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|pob = [[Puerto Rico]]
|home = [[Hepburn Heights]], [[Liberty City in GTA III Era|Liberty City]]
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|home = [[Hepburn Heights]], [[Liberty City (3D Universe)|Liberty City]]
|nationality = Puerto Rican
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|nationality = {{Flagicon|Puerto Rico|Flag of Puerto Rico}} [[Puerto Rico|Puerto Rican]]
|family =
 
 
|affiliations = [[Diablos]]<br>[[Claude]]
 
|affiliations = [[Diablos]]<br>[[Claude]]
|vehicles =
 
 
|businesses = [[XXXMags]]<br>Acting/Directing <small>(formerly)</small>
 
|businesses = [[XXXMags]]<br>Acting/Directing <small>(formerly)</small>
|voice = [[Chris Phillips]]|status = Alive}}
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|voice = [[Chris Phillips]]
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|status = Alive}}
   
{{quote|This is El Burro of the [[Diablos]]. You're new in [[Liberty City in GTA III era|Liberty]], but already you are gaining a reputation on the streets.|El Burro}}
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{{Quote|This is El Burro of the Diablos. You're new in Liberty, but already you are gaining a reputation on the streets.|El Burro to [[Claude]] via phone in the mission [[Turismo]].}}
   
 
'''El Burro''' is a character in [[Grand Theft Auto]] series who appears as a main character in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] (set in [[2001]]) and mentioned in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] (set in [[1986]]).
 
'''El Burro''' is a character in [[Grand Theft Auto]] series who appears as a main character in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] (set in [[2001]]) and mentioned in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] (set in [[1986]]).
   
El Burro is the leader of the [[Diablos]] gang in [[Liberty City in GTA III Era|Liberty City]] and is believed to be a former porn star.
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El Burro is the leader of the [[Diablos]] gang in [[Liberty City (3D Universe)|Liberty City]] and is believed to be a former porn star.
   
 
He is voiced by [[Chris Phillips]], who also voiced [[Bitch'n' Dog Food]] Factory owner/manager [[Marty Chonks]].
 
He is voiced by [[Chris Phillips]], who also voiced [[Bitch'n' Dog Food]] Factory owner/manager [[Marty Chonks]].
   
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
===Early Life===
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===Early life===
El Burro has been involved in the porn industry from at least [[1986]] in an unknown capacity, although most likely as actor, being mentioned by [[Ricardo Diaz]] during the mission [[Supply & Demand]] in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]], shooting his VCR for 'eating' his favourite El Burro movie. It is unknown whether he later leads the [[Diablos]] in their attempts to enter [[Liberty City in GTA III Era|Liberty City]], siding with the [[Sicilian Mafia]] and starting a turf war with the [[Leone Family|Leone]], [[Forelli Family|Forelli]] and [[Sindacco Family|Sindacco]] Families in the [[Red Light District]] and [[Hepburn Heights]]. He leads the gang into taking control of Hepburn Heights, although [[Toni Cipriani]] stopped them from taking the Red Light District. At some point he also enters into a gang war with the [[Uptown Yardies]] after their derogatory remarks about [[Queen Lizzy]].
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El Burro has been involved in the porn industry from at least [[1986]] in an unknown capacity, although most likely as actor, being mentioned by [[Ricardo Diaz]] during the mission [[Supply & Demand]] in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]], shooting his VCR for 'eating' his favourite El Burro movie. It is unknown whether he later leads the [[Diablos]] in their attempts to enter [[Liberty City (3D Universe)|Liberty City]], siding with the [[Sicilian Mafia]] and starting a turf war with the [[Leone Family|Leone]], [[Forelli Family|Forelli]] and [[Sindacco Family|Sindacco]] Families in the [[Red Light District]] and [[Hepburn Heights]]. He leads the gang into taking control of Hepburn Heights, although [[Toni Cipriani]] stopped them from taking the Red Light District. At some point he also enters into a gang war with the [[Uptown Yardies]] after their derogatory remarks about [[Queen Lizzy]].
   
 
===2001===
 
===2001===
In [[2001]] he employs [[Claude]] to help his pornography business, including the sale of [[Donkey Does Dallas]] by [[Big'n'Veiny|collecting the volumes]]. He supplies magazines to [[XXX Mags]] in the Red Light District, which he may own. He also has Claude [[I Scream, You Scream|kill]] a number of Forelli Family mobsters in [[Atlantic Quays]] with an [[Mr. Whoopee|ice cream truck]] and later has him [[Trial By Fire|kill]] a number of [[Portland Island Triads|Triad]] gangsters using a [[flamethrower]].
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In [[2001]] he employs [[Claude]] to help his pornography business, including the sale of [[Donkey Does Dallas]] by [[Big'n'Veiny|collecting the volumes]]. He supplies magazines to [[XXXMags]] in the Red Light District, which he may own. He also has Claude [[I Scream, You Scream|kill]] a number of Forelli Family mobsters in [[Atlantic Quays]] with an [[Mr. Whoopee|ice cream truck]] and later has him [[Trial By Fire|kill]] a number of [[Portland Island Triads|Triad]] gangsters using a [[flamethrower]].
   
 
==Mission Appearances==
 
==Mission Appearances==
 
;GTA III
 
;GTA III
*[[Turismo (mission)|Turismo]] <small>(boss/voice)</small>
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*[[Turismo (mission)|Turismo]] <small>(Boss/Voice)</small>
*[[I Scream, You Scream]] <small>(boss/voice)</small>
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*[[I Scream, You Scream]] <small>(Boss/Voice)</small>
*[[Trial By Fire]] <small>(boss/voice)</small>
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*[[Trial By Fire]] <small>(Boss/Voice)</small>
*[[Big'n'Veiny]] <small>(boss/voice)</small>
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*[[Big'n'Veiny]] <small>(Boss/Voice)</small>
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;GTA Vice City
 
;GTA Vice City
*[[Supply & Demand]] <small>(mentioned)</small>
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*[[Supply & Demand]] <small>(Mentioned)</small>
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
*Despite having artwork, El Burro is never seen in person during Grand Theft Auto III, and instead gives Claude jobs through a payphone.
 
*Despite having artwork, El Burro is never seen in person during Grand Theft Auto III, and instead gives Claude jobs through a payphone.
*Characters of the same name appear in [[Grand Theft Auto 1]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]], but since the games are of different storylines and canons, they are not the same characters and only references to previous games.
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*Characters of the same name appear in [[Grand Theft Auto 1]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]], but since the games are of different storylines and canons, they are not the same characters and only references to previous games. Although the El Burro in GTA 1 could be an alternate universe version of the character as they look and sound exactly alike.
 
*An artwork of El Burro appears in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and was first seen during the game's second trailer, [[Looking for that Special Someone]].
 
*An artwork of El Burro appears in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and was first seen during the game's second trailer, [[Looking for that Special Someone]].
 
*"El Burro" means "The Donkey" or "The Stupid One" in Spanish.
 
*"El Burro" means "The Donkey" or "The Stupid One" in Spanish.
 
*El Burro has been said to perform bestiality, as it has been referenced on the GTA III website. The exact quote is "El Burro is a criminal mastermind, without morals who thinks nothing of sharing his lustful ways with animals." His pornographic magazine, Donkey Does Dallas, may also be a reference.
 
*El Burro has been said to perform bestiality, as it has been referenced on the GTA III website. The exact quote is "El Burro is a criminal mastermind, without morals who thinks nothing of sharing his lustful ways with animals." His pornographic magazine, Donkey Does Dallas, may also be a reference.
*Oddly enough, Claude can still do El Burro's missions even after [[King Courtney]]'s mission [[Uzi Rider]] has been completed, after which the Diablos become hostile towards Claude.
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*When El Burro's last mission mission "[[Big'n'Veiny]]" is completed, stacks of [[Donkey Does Dallas|bestiality pornography magazines]] will appear in the [[Portland Safehouse (GTA III)|Portland Safehouse]]. It is presumably a gift from El Burro to [[Claude]].
*His apperance is similar to El Burro from GTA 1.
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*Oddly enough, Claude can still do El Burro's missions even after [[King Courtney]]'s mission [[Uzi Rider]] has been completed, after which the Diablos become hostile towards Claude. They will not get neutral to him again after completing the missions.
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*His appearance is similar to El Burro from GTA 1.
 
*An artwork of El Burro appears in the front of the store [[Rockster Video Games]], together with [[8-Ball]], [[Kenji Kasen]] and [[Maria Latore]].
 
*An artwork of El Burro appears in the front of the store [[Rockster Video Games]], together with [[8-Ball]], [[Kenji Kasen]] and [[Maria Latore]].
 
*If you complete all of his missions, he will send to the [[Portland Safehouse (GTA III)|Portland hideout]], a lot of magazines called "Muff and the mule" which is a reference to the old British children's television show ''[[wp:Muffin the Mule|Muffin the Mule]]''.
 
*If you complete all of his missions, he will send to the [[Portland Safehouse (GTA III)|Portland hideout]], a lot of magazines called "Muff and the mule" which is a reference to the old British children's television show ''[[wp:Muffin the Mule|Muffin the Mule]]''.
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*There are locations in ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]'' named [[El Burro Boulevard]] and [[El Burro Heights]].
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*A bug might occur when finishing all his missions before [[Last Requests]], his phone icon will reappear and also his marker which signifies that El Burro's missions will reset back to the first one (But the player's completion percentage will not decrease). Although it is still recommended to finish his missions before Last Requests due to a [[Big'n'Veiny|mission]] required to drive around the [[Leone Family]] [[Saint Mark's|turf]], as Leone mobsters will become hostile and shoot the [[Claude|player]]'s van and destorying it thus failing the mission.
   
 
==Gallery ==
 
==Gallery ==
<gallery captionalign="left" position="center" spacing="small">
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<gallery position="center" spacing="small">
Artwork-ElBurro-GTA3.jpg|Artwork of El Burro
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Artwork-ElBurro-GTA3.jpg|Artwork of El Burro.
Corner.jpg|El Burro's artwork on the wall, during the [[Looking for that Special Someone]], the second trailer of [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]
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Corner.jpg|El Burro's artwork on the wall, during the [[Looking for that Special Someone]], the second trailer of [[Grand Theft Auto IV]].
23wqu8o.png|In-game model of El Burro if he would of appeared in-game in GTA III
 
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
   
==See also==
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==See Also==
 
*[[El Burro (GTA 1)|El Burro]], a character in [[Grand Theft Auto 1]]
 
*[[El Burro (GTA 1)|El Burro]], a character in [[Grand Theft Auto 1]]
 
*[[El Burro (GTA CW)|El Burro]], a character in [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]]
 
*[[El Burro (GTA CW)|El Burro]], a character in [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]]
   
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Latest revision as of 21:29, November 5, 2014



CHARACTER
El Burro
Artwork-ElBurro-GTA3
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto III
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (mentioned)
Full name: El Burro
Status: Alive
Gender: Male
Place of birth: Puerto Rico
Home: Hepburn Heights, Liberty City
Nationality: Flag of Puerto Rico Puerto Rican
Main affiliation: Diablos
Claude
Businesses: XXXMags
Acting/Directing (formerly)
Voiced by: Chris Phillips
"This is El Burro of the Diablos. You're new in Liberty, but already you are gaining a reputation on the streets."
―El Burro to Claude via phone in the mission Turismo.

El Burro is a character in Grand Theft Auto series who appears as a main character in Grand Theft Auto III (set in 2001) and mentioned in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (set in 1986).

El Burro is the leader of the Diablos gang in Liberty City and is believed to be a former porn star.

He is voiced by Chris Phillips, who also voiced Bitch'n' Dog Food Factory owner/manager Marty Chonks.

BiographyEdit

Early lifeEdit

El Burro has been involved in the porn industry from at least 1986 in an unknown capacity, although most likely as actor, being mentioned by Ricardo Diaz during the mission Supply & Demand in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, shooting his VCR for 'eating' his favourite El Burro movie. It is unknown whether he later leads the Diablos in their attempts to enter Liberty City, siding with the Sicilian Mafia and starting a turf war with the Leone, Forelli and Sindacco Families in the Red Light District and Hepburn Heights. He leads the gang into taking control of Hepburn Heights, although Toni Cipriani stopped them from taking the Red Light District. At some point he also enters into a gang war with the Uptown Yardies after their derogatory remarks about Queen Lizzy.

2001Edit

In 2001 he employs Claude to help his pornography business, including the sale of Donkey Does Dallas by collecting the volumes. He supplies magazines to XXXMags in the Red Light District, which he may own. He also has Claude kill a number of Forelli Family mobsters in Atlantic Quays with an ice cream truck and later has him kill a number of Triad gangsters using a flamethrower.

Mission AppearancesEdit

GTA III
GTA Vice City

TriviaEdit

  • Despite having artwork, El Burro is never seen in person during Grand Theft Auto III, and instead gives Claude jobs through a payphone.
  • Characters of the same name appear in Grand Theft Auto 1 and Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars, but since the games are of different storylines and canons, they are not the same characters and only references to previous games. Although the El Burro in GTA 1 could be an alternate universe version of the character as they look and sound exactly alike.
  • An artwork of El Burro appears in Grand Theft Auto IV and was first seen during the game's second trailer, Looking for that Special Someone.
  • "El Burro" means "The Donkey" or "The Stupid One" in Spanish.
  • El Burro has been said to perform bestiality, as it has been referenced on the GTA III website. The exact quote is "El Burro is a criminal mastermind, without morals who thinks nothing of sharing his lustful ways with animals." His pornographic magazine, Donkey Does Dallas, may also be a reference.
  • When El Burro's last mission mission "Big'n'Veiny" is completed, stacks of bestiality pornography magazines will appear in the Portland Safehouse. It is presumably a gift from El Burro to Claude.
  • Oddly enough, Claude can still do El Burro's missions even after King Courtney's mission Uzi Rider has been completed, after which the Diablos become hostile towards Claude. They will not get neutral to him again after completing the missions.
  • His appearance is similar to El Burro from GTA 1.
  • An artwork of El Burro appears in the front of the store Rockster Video Games, together with 8-Ball, Kenji Kasen and Maria Latore.
  • If you complete all of his missions, he will send to the Portland hideout, a lot of magazines called "Muff and the mule" which is a reference to the old British children's television show Muffin the Mule.
  • There are locations in Grand Theft Auto V named El Burro Boulevard and El Burro Heights.
  • A bug might occur when finishing all his missions before Last Requests, his phone icon will reappear and also his marker which signifies that El Burro's missions will reset back to the first one (But the player's completion percentage will not decrease). Although it is still recommended to finish his missions before Last Requests due to a mission required to drive around the Leone Family turf, as Leone mobsters will become hostile and shoot the player's van and destorying it thus failing the mission.

Gallery Edit

See AlsoEdit

NavigationEdit

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