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** JustifiedTrope: [[spoiler:A case of RealityIsUnrealistic in this case: Aiden is close enough to hack the pacemaker's [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_area_network BAN]]. The risk isn't one Quinn knew was there.]]


* CharacterDeath: At the end of ''Bad Blood''.



* KilledOffForReal: At the end of ''Bad Blood''.


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* PracticallyJoker: While he is initially a PlayfulHacker {{Troll}} in the main game, ''Bad Blood'' plays him up as this with respect to Raymond Kenney, from his LaughingMad demeanor to his desire to get under Kenney's skin for [[spoiler:allowing for the suicide of his brother during the blackout]], on top of being very much a PsychopathicManchild, making him into the hacker equivalent to the Joker.

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* NamesTheSame: [[Series/ParksAndRec No, they're not from that Pawnee.]]


* TheCommissionerGordon: She had T-Bone helped her in wiping out the Chicago South Club, the Fixers, and the Pawnee Militia as part of the DLC's sidequests.

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* TheCommissionerGordon: She had T-Bone helped help her in wiping out the Chicago South Club, the Fixers, and the Pawnee Militia as part of the DLC's sidequests.



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!![[=Pawnee Militia=]]

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!![[=Pawnee Militia=]]
!![=Pawnee Militia=]


* PragmaticVillainy: Audio logs reveal that his latest slave auction was "American product", and that he felt pressured to make such a decision despite the risk because he felt his customers demanded it.



!Others
[[folder: DedSec]]
!![=DedSec=]

A group of hackers who want the city of Chicago to shut down the [=ctOS=] and put city infrastructure in a demilitarized zone.

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!Others
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[[folder: DedSec]]
!![=DedSec=]

A group of hackers who want
Black Viceroys]]
!![=Black Viceroys=]

The predominant street gang in
the city of Chicago to shut down city, the [=ctOS=] and Black Viceroys put city infrastructure in a demilitarized zone.forward an image of being typical hoods to cover their newly minted power on Chicago's people.



* TheCracker: A loose organization of them.
* DarkIsNotEvil: They hide in the shadows, wear masks, and speak through a voice filter that makes them sound evil. But ultimately they stand against corrupt groups. Put it best by Aiden:
-->'''Aiden''': You know that voice filter makes you [[EvilSoundsDeep sound like a villain]].
* {{Expy}}: They're one for groups like Anonymous, Lulzsec or even [[Franchise/AssassinsCreed Erudito]].
* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:In the finale of the game, an operative asks Aiden to put a ghost code inside of the system as he reboots [=ctOS=] so that [=DedSec=] will be "the watchdogs" over the system with nobody the wiser, just as Blume is beforehand. [[ShutUpHannibal Aiden tells them he's done with secrets]]]].
* OmniscientCouncilOfVagueness: The QR logs you find show that the leaders are said to have the name Dave in their screen names, meaning they could be anyone not just in Chicago, but in the world.
* WeWait: How they take action to Clara giving Aiden their control of ctOS.
* WellIntentionedExtremist: They are the quintessential "hacktivists" who exploit vulnerabilities in the ctOS and attack Blume for the sole purpose of exposing just how unsafe the ctOS is, and to drive home the fact that it is an egregious violation of privacy and civil liberties to Chicagoans. Basically, their message is "If we can do this, imagine who else can, or already is."

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* TheCracker: A loose organization ColorCodedForYourConvenience: Their color is orange, worn by all of them.
* DarkIsNotEvil: They hide in the shadows, wear masks, and speak through a voice filter that makes them sound evil. But ultimately they stand against corrupt groups. Put it best by Aiden:
-->'''Aiden''': You know that voice filter makes you [[EvilSoundsDeep sound like a villain]].
* {{Expy}}: They're one for groups like Anonymous, Lulzsec or even [[Franchise/AssassinsCreed Erudito]].
* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:In the finale of the game, an operative asks Aiden to put a ghost code inside of the system as he reboots [=ctOS=] so that [=DedSec=] will be "the watchdogs" over the system with nobody the wiser, just as Blume is beforehand. [[ShutUpHannibal Aiden tells them he's done with secrets]]]].
* OmniscientCouncilOfVagueness: The QR logs you find show that the leaders are said to have the name Dave in
their screen names, meaning they could be anyone not forces.
* GangBangers
* FromNobodyToNightmare: Initially the Viceroys were
just in Chicago, but in another outfit, until Iraq returned from the world.
* WeWait: How they
military and turned them into a new army to take action to Clara giving Aiden control of Chicago.
* ObfuscatingStupidity: On an organizational level. Even a fixer like Jordi can't believe it when he realizes just how well-trained the group really is.
* VisionaryVillain: Under Iraq, the group sees the future of Chicago's underworld under
their control of ctOS.
* WellIntentionedExtremist: They are
rather than the quintessential "hacktivists" who exploit vulnerabilities in decades-old grip held by the ctOS and attack Blume for the sole purpose of exposing just how unsafe the ctOS is, and to drive home the fact that it is an egregious violation of privacy and civil liberties to Chicagoans. Basically, their message is "If we can do this, imagine who else can, or already is."Chicago South Club.



[[folder: Defalt]]
!!JB "Defalt" Marcowicz
[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/defalt_v2.png]]
A hacker who has just as much access into the ctOS as Aiden.

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[[folder: Defalt]]
!!JB "Defalt" Marcowicz
[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/defalt_v2.png]]
A hacker who
Chicago South Club]]
!![[=Chicago South Club=]]

The Chicago South Club are the dominant organized criminals in Chicago, the Irish Mob that seized power from the Capone Syndicate and now rule everything from the city government to any gangs under their aegis. Time
has just not softened them, as much access the group has continued to shift with the times.

* ColorCodedForYourConvenience: Averted; many of their gunmen wear no identifying colors, though some unsurprisingly wear green.
* FightingIrish: The group's history is born in blood, since instead of buckling the Valentine's Day Massacre only convinced Chicago's Irish bosses to band together.
* IrishMob
* HumanTraffickers: The group holds auctions that sell off any victims to the highest bidders, starting since 2003.
* PragmaticVillainy: The group realized that the future of crime was cyber efforts, and quickly took the necessary steps to make sure that Quinn would remain in good graces with Chicago's powerful.
* TheRemnant: [[spoiler: After Dermot's death, his son Niall decides that the family needs to take to harsh warfare in order to maintain their position as top dogs in Chicago.]]
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[[folder: Pawnee Militia]]
!![[=Pawnee Militia=]]

A group of militia from the nearby town of Pawnee, the Militia are brought
into Chicago due to being part of the ctOS as Aiden.security efforts for Blume's offices in Pawnee and taking jobs from Quinn and the Chicago South Club.

* FromNobodyToNightmare: It's revealed that after the final act of the game, the Militia becomes a domestic terrorist group.
* MoneyDearBoy: The reason they're associated with Blume at all is because they were hired on to protect the company's headquarters in Pawnee.
* RightWingMilitiaFanatic: Though they never voice these views, their style of dress and background information plays up to this image.
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!Others
[[folder: DedSec]]
!![=DedSec=]

A group of hackers who want the city of Chicago to shut down the [=ctOS=] and put city infrastructure in a demilitarized zone.


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* TheCracker: A loose organization of them.
* DarkIsNotEvil: They hide in the shadows, wear masks, and speak through a voice filter that makes them sound evil. But ultimately they stand against corrupt groups. Put it best by Aiden:
-->'''Aiden''': You know that voice filter makes you [[EvilSoundsDeep sound like a villain]].
* {{Expy}}: They're one for groups like Anonymous, Lulzsec or even [[Franchise/AssassinsCreed Erudito]].
* HeWhoFightsMonsters: [[spoiler:In the finale of the game, an operative asks Aiden to put a ghost code inside of the system as he reboots [=ctOS=] so that [=DedSec=] will be "the watchdogs" over the system with nobody the wiser, just as Blume is beforehand. [[ShutUpHannibal Aiden tells them he's done with secrets]]]].
* OmniscientCouncilOfVagueness: The QR logs you find show that the leaders are said to have the name Dave in their screen names, meaning they could be anyone not just in Chicago, but in the world.
* WeWait: How they take action to Clara giving Aiden their control of ctOS.
* WellIntentionedExtremist: They are the quintessential "hacktivists" who exploit vulnerabilities in the ctOS and attack Blume for the sole purpose of exposing just how unsafe the ctOS is, and to drive home the fact that it is an egregious violation of privacy and civil liberties to Chicagoans. Basically, their message is "If we can do this, imagine who else can, or already is."
[[/folder]]

[[folder: Defalt]]
!!JB "Defalt" Marcowicz
[[quoteright:300:https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/defalt_v2.png]]
A hacker who has just as much access into the ctOS as Aiden.
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-->'''Quinn:''' When I die, they'll build a statute. And you? [[HannibalHasAPoint The city didn't stop for your grieving family.]] Because you don't matter.

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-->'''Quinn:''' When I die, they'll build a statute. And you? [[HannibalHasAPoint The city didn't stop for your grieving family.]] family. Because you don't matter.


* HannibalHasAPoint:
-->'''Iraq:''' You take it from me, eventually someone's gonna take it from you too! Secrets get passed around. And all sorts of people are going to die for the secrets. That's the curse of power.


* StrugglingSingleMother: Things are not well for Nicky ever since her divorced. After her daughter's death, her son suffered from PTSD and she had a harasser prank calling her every now and then.
* TheseHandsHaveKilled: [[spoiler: Mere minutes after witnessing her brother telefrag one of her kidnappers, Nicky picks up his gun, and shoots a second kidnapper. She is then treated to the [[RealityEnsues sight of him slowly bleeding out over a couple minutes]]. Horrified, she tells Aiden that this guy was actually ''nice'' to her (as far as kidnappers go), and [[WhatTheHellHero asks how Aiden can take lives so easily]]]].

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* StrugglingSingleMother: Things are not well for Nicky ever since her divorced.divorce. After her daughter's death, her son suffered from PTSD and she had a harasser prank calling her every now and then.
* TheseHandsHaveKilled: [[spoiler: Mere minutes after witnessing her brother telefrag one of her kidnappers, Nicky picks up his gun, and shoots a second kidnapper. She is then treated to the [[RealityEnsues sight of him slowly painfully bleeding out over a couple minutes]].for several minutes before he finally dies]]. Horrified, she tells Aiden that this guy was actually ''nice'' to her (as far as kidnappers go), and [[WhatTheHellHero asks how Aiden can take lives so easily]]]].


-->'''Iraq:''' [[spoiler:Yeah, yeah, I seen your type before, man! Self-righteous motherfuckers. I dragged your kinda people off the battlefield. Iíll make sure you get back to your family, maybe one piece at a time, huh? And when Iím done -- [[AndYourLittleDogToo theyíre next on my list]]. You got a wife and kids? Brothers and sisters? You hurt mine, Iíll hurt yours! [[ThisIsForEmphasisBitch Bitch!]]]]



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-->'''Damien:''' [[spoiler:After everything we've suffered, you just give it all away?! What have you done? [[YoureInsane Are you mad?]]]]


* BigBrotherWorship: She grew up idolising Aiden.

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* BigBrotherWorship: She grew up idolising idolizing Aiden.


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* DamselInDistress: She was kidnapped by Damien Brenks in order to get Aiden to work for him.


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* StrugglingSingleMother: Things are not well for Nicky ever since her divorced. After her daughter's death, her son suffered from PTSD and she had a harasser prank calling her every now and then.


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* WhatTheHellHero: She doesn't handle Aiden's overprotectiveness towards her and Jackson. When she realizes Aiden is going after a prank caller that has been harassing her for some time, she is rather frustrated about it.


* TheQuietOne: Jackson rarely speaks ever since the death of his sister.





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\n* VillainWithGoodPublicity: In the eyes of the public, Blume sought to make everyone's lives better through ctOS and nobody suspect that the system can be hacked easily. [[spoiler:Following the events of the game, ctOS is declared a success and Blume expands the system to other cities while Gardner herself was elected as Interim Mayor of Chicago]].


* Cloudcuckoolander: After being fired from Blum, he becomes rather paranoid and afraid that his former company will assassinate him.

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* Cloudcuckoolander: {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: After being fired from Blum, he becomes rather paranoid and afraid that his former company will assassinate him.


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* TheCommissionerGordon: She had T-Bone helped her in wiping out the Chicago South Club, the Fixers, and the Pawnee Militia as part of the DLC's sidequests.


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* QuestGiver: Sheila tasks T-Bone to help her in fighting in taking down three criminal groups in exchange for payment.


* TheseHandsHaveKilled: [[spoiler: Mere minutes after witnessing her brother telefrag one of her kidnappers, Nicky picks up his gun, and shoots a second kidnapper. She is then treated to the [[RealityEnsues sight of him slowly bleeding out over a couple minutes]]. Horrified, she tells Aiden that this guy was actually ''nice'' to her (as far as kidnappers go), and [[WhatTheHellHero asks how Aiden can do it so easily]]]].

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* TheseHandsHaveKilled: [[spoiler: Mere minutes after witnessing her brother telefrag one of her kidnappers, Nicky picks up his gun, and shoots a second kidnapper. She is then treated to the [[RealityEnsues sight of him slowly bleeding out over a couple minutes]]. Horrified, she tells Aiden that this guy was actually ''nice'' to her (as far as kidnappers go), and [[WhatTheHellHero asks how Aiden can do it take lives so easily]]]].


* DidIJustPunchOutCthulu: [[spoiler: Takes out one of her kidnappers with a lucky shot.]]
* TheseHandsHaveKilled: [[spoiler: Mere minutes after witnessing her brother telefrag one of her kidnappers, Nicky picks up his gun, and shoots a second kidnapper. She is then treated to the [[RealityEnsues sight of him slowly bleeding out over a couple minutes]]. Horrified, she tells Aiden that this guy was actually ''nice'' to her (as far as kidnappers go), and [[WhatTheHellHero asks how Aiden can do it so easily].

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* DidIJustPunchOutCthulu: DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu: [[spoiler: Takes out one of her kidnappers with a lucky shot.]]
* TheseHandsHaveKilled: [[spoiler: Mere minutes after witnessing her brother telefrag one of her kidnappers, Nicky picks up his gun, and shoots a second kidnapper. She is then treated to the [[RealityEnsues sight of him slowly bleeding out over a couple minutes]]. Horrified, she tells Aiden that this guy was actually ''nice'' to her (as far as kidnappers go), and [[WhatTheHellHero asks how Aiden can do it so easily].easily]]]].



* SilentBob: Only has one line in the main campaign ("I am Defalt. Welcome to my party."), otherwise communicates through text messages. [[spoiler: Subverted in the Bad Blood DLC where he talks [[EvilSoundsDeep with a voice distortion]].]]

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* SilentBob: Only has one line in the main campaign ("I (a [[EvilSoundsDeep heavily distorted]] "I am Defalt. Welcome to my party."), otherwise communicates through text messages. [[spoiler: Subverted in the Bad Blood DLC where he talks [[EvilSoundsDeep with a voice distortion]].is more talkative.]]


-->'''Nicky:''' Remember when we were kids and I would follow you? And you'd try and get away from me and me, and, stupid me, I kept trying. I didn't like your cars or hockey, and your friends were gross.
-->'''Aiden:''' Yeah.
-->'''Nicky:''' I followed because I idolized you. Like Jackson does. And I kept hoping you'd want me around. But eventually I just hoped that you would look back.
-->'''Aiden:''' All I can say is I'm sorry.
-->'''Nicky:''' I'm not following you anymore.
-->'''Aiden:''' I know.
* DidIJustPunchOutCthulu: [[spoiler: Takes out one of her kidnappers with a lucky shot.]]
* TheseHandsHaveKilled: [[spoiler: Mere minutes after witnessing her brother telefrag one of her kidnappers, Nicky picks up his gun, and shoots a second kidnapper. She is then treated to the [[RealityEnsues sight of him slowly bleeding out over a couple minutes]]. Horrified, she tells Aiden that this guy was actually ''nice'' to her (as far as kidnappers go), and [[WhatTheHellHero asks how Aiden can do it so easily].



* BackFromTheDead: For ''Bad Blood'': it's {{Hand Wave}}d that [[spoiler:he had a body double fill him for him at Dot Connexion anticipating that Aiden would go there looking for him]].

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* BackFromTheDead: For ''Bad Blood'': Blood'' if you were able to catch him in the main campaign: it's {{Hand Wave}}d that [[spoiler:he had a body double fill him for him at Dot Connexion anticipating that Aiden would go there looking for him]].



* KickTheDog: One of his text taunts Aiden for failing to keep Lena safe.



* SilentBob: Never actually speaks except through text messages. [[spoiler: Subverted in the Bad Blood DLC where he talks with a voice distortion.]]

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* SilentBob: Never actually speaks except Only has one line in the main campaign ("I am Defalt. Welcome to my party."), otherwise communicates through text messages. [[spoiler: Subverted in the Bad Blood DLC where he talks [[EvilSoundsDeep with a voice distortion.distortion]].]]

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