Tommy Vercetti had spent 15 years in jail. He didn't talk about the mob family Forelli. But his boss is afraid he can't keep Tommy on a leash.
His boss sends Tommy to Vice City. Tommy has to go to a drugs deal. But it is set up. Only 3 people don't die and Tommy is one of them. Together with his lawyer, Ken Roosenburg, he decides to hunt down and kill those responsible. But first he needs to get back the money he lost at the drugsdeal.
If he doesn't get back the money, his boss will kill him. It's a race against the clock.