GTA Wiki


9,643pages on
this wiki
Wikipedia has an article on:
Russian Federation
Российская Федерация (Russian)
AnthemГосударственный гимн Российской Федерации
Official language(s) Russian
 -  President Владимир Путин (Vladimir Putin)
 -  Prime Minister Дмитрий Медведев (Dmitry Medvedev)
Establishment 25 December 1991 (as Russian Federation)
 -   estimate 143,030,106 (as of 2012) 
Currency Russian Ruble (RUB)
Russia (Россия) officially known as Russian Federation (Российская Федерация), is a state in northern Eurasia. It is the largest country in the world, and a federal semi-presidential republic, comprising 85 federal subjects. From northwest to southeast, Russia shares borders with Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland (both via Kaliningrad Oblast), Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia,

Coat of Arms of the Russian Federation

and North Korea. It is mentioned many times in the GTA series, being the birth place of multiple characters.

Game World


2D Universe
HD Universe


  • The AK-47, a legendary assault rifle that features throughout the GTA series was first developed in Russia (then Russian SFSR) by Mikhail Kalashnikov.
  • The Dragunov, a sniper rifle that is featured in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories, was first created in Russia
  • The RPG-7 a rocket launcher that features throughout the GTA series was first developed in Russia (then USSR)


  • In Grand Theft Auto IV, some Russians will comment "If he dies, he dies" when witnessing the death of an NPC, a nod to the fourth installment of the Rocky series, in which Russian boxer Drago beats Apollo Creed to death and uses this line.
  • In GTA IV, many Burger Shot fast food restaurants tend to have Russian women working at the cash register.
  • Several Russians flags appear in places like Los Santos Golf Club or Jetsam Terminal.

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki