|The West Side Lords|
Upper West Side, Manhattan
The West Side Lords are a fictional New York City gang in 1979.
Formation and BackgroundEdit
Little is known about the West Side Lords' formation, except that they were founded sometime before May 20, 1979. They were on the Gramercy Riffs' network.
Battling an unknown gangEdit
Sometime in 1979, the West Side Lords were defeated by an all female gang, as mentioned by Ajax. It is possible it was The Lizzies, although an East Side girl gang is mentioned by the Lizzies in their hangout, so they could've been involved as well.
When Cyrus and The Gramercy Riffs called a conclave of New York City's gangs, nine delegates of the West Side Lords were sent to the meeting on behalf of the gang. At the meeting in Van Cortlandt Park, the Bronx; it is unknown what became of the gang's delegates when Cyrus was shot and the meeting was interrupted by the cops.
In The FilmEdit
The West Side Lords are not mentioned to have appeared in the film.
In The GameEdit
They were in the large cutscene at the big meeting.
- The West Side Lords' textures are in the game files with the prefix 'West'. The textures for the Warlord and main lieutenant match two members standing behind Knox at the meeting.