- James "Jimmy" Thatcher was born and raised in Majestic City, the jewel in the crown of the British Empire. At age twenty-four, however, he decided to leave Majestic City and head for Liberty City in search of a better life. He found that, living it up in Liberty with fast cars and loose women. Now, five years later, he has been forced to return home.
Upon arriving in Majestic City he soon discovers that the city he grew-up in has changed drastically. He searches out the one man who can help him, his father; Robert "Bob" Thatcher, a notorious member of The East-End Firm. Majestic's oldest and once most powerful gang.
It seems Bob wasn't as happy about Jimmy's departure as he originally thought. Originally showing cold feelings towards his wayward son, Bob offers him the chance to earn back his respect by working for him. Jimmy soon learns that life isn't as easy as it is in Liberty City.
Forced to work his way back to the top, Jimmy soon learns that his sudden reappearance isn't the only problem on his father's mind. It seems a recent wave of immigration has brought with it a new wave of criminals, people who do not follow the same rules and regulations set down by the Cockney Gangsters of old.
- James "Jimmy" Thatcher
The 29 year-old protagonist and former Liberty City playboy. Jimmy grew up on the streets of Majestic City and learned to defend himself the hard way. He's a trained boxer and can throw a punch with ease. Cocky and arrogant, Jimmy is no longer use to the tough life, finding it far from the fast cars and loose women of Liberty City.
Robert "Bob" Thatcher
The 57 year-old father of Jimmy Thatcher. Bob is a notorious mobster from the olden days and one of the top men in Maurice Caine's East-End Firm.
Jimmy's childhood friend, Timothy is a low-level member of the East-End Firm. He is often picked on by the other members of the gang and has turned to heroin as a way to console himself. Jimmy vows to get Timothy off the stuff and turn his life around. Timothy will be an important part of the story. He is the Lance to your Tommy.
The leader of the East-End Firm, Maurice is a feared and respected gangster. He led the Firm to power during the late sixties. Maurice is the only person more powerful than Bob Thatcher and he has the battle scars to prove it.
The East-End Firm's resident gun runner. He will teach Jimmy the ropes when it comes to firearms. Sam uses him too steal weapons early on in order to fund the East-End Firm's war against the ethnic gangs that has flooded into Majestic City.
Ben "Fists" Derrick
An enforcer in the East-End Firm. Jimmy works with him early on, not being trusted to complete missions on his own. Ben resents Jimmy, believing him to be a rich boy who's happened to stumbled into Majestic's east end crime scene.
- Caine Firm
Ran by Maurice Caine. The Caine Firm are the oldest, and once most powerful, organization in the Majestic City underworld. Their criminal empire spread across the entire city but has since been reverted to a small area of land in the east-end. A recent wave of immigrant gangs has crippled the Caine Firm's empire. They are a dying breed of noble, respectable gangsters.
The Caine Firm operate in extortion, robbery, blackmail, money laundering and loan sharking. They also run several strip clubs in Harlot (Soho) as well as selling stolen and counterfeit goods out of their market stalls in the east-end. They are above dealing drugs, something which has caused them to loose power across the city.
Written by Chunk and Jacky Fiend