The Playground side-missions are four side-missions in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories. Like the PCJ Playground in GTA Vice City, the player must enter in a PCJ-600 and a a checkpoint race in a count-down time will begin. The player needs to complete all the 25, 26 or 27 checkpoints. The reward for all side-missions is $500. Remembering that two of the side-missions are exclusive for PS2 only (Playground on the Park and Playground on the Dock). Depending of the player's console, all the missions are required for 100% Completion.
Playground on The Town
In this race, the player needs to pass throught 26 checkpoints in Downtown under a time of 1:35.
Playground on the Point
In this race, the player needs to pass throught 27 checkpoints in northern Vice Point under a time of 1:30.
Playground on the Park
In this race, the player needs to pass throught 25 checkpoints in a parking lot in Ocean Beach under a time of 1:10. This side-mission is only available for PS2.
Playground on the Dock
In this race, the player needs to pass throught 27 checkpoints in the south of the Bayshore Avenue and in a boat under a time of 1:15. This side-mission is only available for PS2.