"The timer must have got screwed. That place was wired to go up like a firework factory. Then somebody tipped off the cops."
― Mike

Mike is a character in the Grand Theft Auto series who appears as a supporting character in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.

Mike was a member of Diaz's Gang who joined the Vercetti Gang after Ricardo Diaz is murdered by Tommy Vercetti and Lance Vance.

Mike is a parody of the character "Ernie" from the 1983 film Scarface, a film that GTA Vice City was heavily based on.


Most of Mike's life is unknown. Mike was born in Vice City. Sometime prior to 1986, Mike joined to Ricardo Diaz' drugs cartel gang, becoming Diaz' bodyguard.

Events of GTA Vice City

Mike is seen in one of Colonel Cortez' parties where he and another gangster accompanies Ricardo Diaz to the boat party. Mike is also seen near Diaz, who ordered Tommy to chase down the leader of the Sharks.

Mike also accompanied Tommy to extract protection money from the Front Page Café and take out a group of men from the Patrol Invest Group during mission Bar Brawl. He is later sent by Lance Vance to blow up the Tarbrush Café during mission Cop Land; however, the bomb failed to detonate. Tommy and Lance then go to finish the job. Following this mission, Mike makes no further appearances in the storyline.

Prominent Appearances in Missions

GTA Vice City