The following is a list of
secrets, Easter eggs and hidden trivia references in Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories.
The hidden message, as seen on the PSP.
References to previous games
The graffiti tag of the Bully Boys.
Liberty City (mainly Portland), several graffiti tags of a gang known as "Bully Boys" can be seen. This could be a reference to Bully, another game made by Rockstar Games. The
Bickle'76, a modified Taxi unlocked via the Taxi Driver side-mission, is likely named after Travis Bickle, protagonist of the film Taxi Driver. Throughout Liberty City, advertisements for a film called
The Mainframe can be seen. Judging by the name and plot synopsis given in radio commercials, the film is an obvious parody of The Matrix. Interestingly, the characters on the poster are all pedestrians from GTA San Andreas. In the mission
Rough Justice, Salvatore Leone refers to Toni Cipriani as Lionel when he is dressed in the Lawyer Outfit. This could be a reference to Lionel Hutz, a lawyer in the cartoon series The Simpsons. The Dragon Outfit is the same worn by Bruce Lee in Game of Death and by Uma Thurman in wp:Kill Bill.
Advertisements for the play The Third Leg can be seen throughout the city. " Third leg is slang for a long penis, which the poster depicts.