Roman is Niko's cousin, and has lived in Liberty City for fifteen years.
He is an optimist, a fantasist, and a liar, and he brought Niko to Liberty City with false promises.
Mallorie grew up in Bohan, and there are suspicions early in the game that she could be having an affair with another character. Vlad sees himself as an intimidating character with a lot of influence over how the town is run, but the reality is he is a low level Russian criminal who is trying to win respect amongst the bigger boys in town. Dimitri is one of the hardcore Eastern European characters that you encounter early in the game.
She thinks her brothers' bad and illegal behaviors are a means to rebel against their father. Added by Bluesboyjr*Unlike her brothers, Kate has never committed a crime or misdemeanor.
Unlike some other girlfriends, Kate does not have a special ability which can be unlocked. This idea is reinforced through the main missions and dating side missions dialogue, as well as not having a record in the LCPD Database.
The Mc Reary family used to have a lot of power and respect in Liberty City, but recently they have fallen out of the picture and only a few of them remain.
Packie lives in Dukes with his mother and his sister, Kate.
Fitness enthusiast, car nut, and self appointed VIP. He is a man brimming with confidence, who isn't afraid to make himself heard.
He lives a lavish lifestyle, with nothing but the finest women, cars and lifestyle accessories.
She doesn't explicitly state the her father was a child molester but she does cry that she knew what he was doing to her brothers.
One may deduce at first that she knew their father was beating the boys however once Packie reveals that their father molested both him and Gerry one can conclude she knew her father was molesting her brothers but kept quiet since her father did not molest her.
For Niko Bellic, fresh off the boat from Europe, it is the hope he can escape his past.