- "Harris. Good. Feminine touch. She'll be able to find any back doors they got."
- — Lester Crest
Paige Harris is a character in the Grand Theft Auto series, appearing as a minor character in Grand Theft Auto V and a supporting character in Grand Theft Auto Online. She is one of the hackers available for the heists missions in GTA V.
Paige is a professional hacker whose profile states that she is very skilled with computers. She has a heist cut of 15% and is the best choice of hacker in the game, with a very good knowledge of computers and alarm systems.
Her dressing style and overall demeanor is a mix of tomboyish and goth, sporting black outfits, tattoos and goth makeup and also does not seem to be in tune with pleasantries, especially with newcomers in the crew and Lester, whom she hurls insults at a lot. However, she is shown to be resourceful outside the hacking job while gathering intel, materials and outfits for the heists.
Events of GTA Online
Paige is contacted by Lester during the Scope Out setup mission, asking to deliver some equipment to his factory. After meeting up, they arrive at the protagonist's apartment and Paige helps setting up the board for their upcoming heist. Paige later meets up with the crew after they successfully stole the Kuruma used for the getaway vehicle and look after it for them.
She also appears at the end of some of the setup missions for The Pacific Standard Job, collecting the various items that the crew recover.
Events of GTA V
Paige can be selected in any heist, if she is selected in The Jewel Store Job, she will give full 1 minute and 30 seconds to rob the store, the best time of all the hackers, Michael will even get impressed, saying: "90 seconds? Alright, that's why we pay you what we do".
If chosen for The Bureau Raid, Paige will know what to do to hack the computer and will be able to deactivate the sprinklers, Michael will compliment her, saying that "whatever we are paying you, you're worth it."
In The Big Score, subtle approach, Paige's connection with the traffic lights will have no lag, even if she doesn't have experience from any previous heist.
After the events of GTA V
In 2018, she enters a business partnership with the GTA Online Protagonist. She builds a custom Terrorbyte for them to use in their various illegal ventures, but also for Client Jobs Paige runs herself. Dialogue from her during this time implies she has stopped working with Lester altogether.
Paige Harris possesses a sarcastic and snarky personality, being openly dismissive and insulting towards Lester Crest, whom she works with. This apathy initially extended towards the GTA Online Protagonist and their crew, however, after working with them she seemed to have at least gained some respect for them as she later leaves Crest to enter into a business partnership with them. Other than her insulting behavior, she is also shown to be impatient with some people such as Avi Schwartzman.
- GTA V
- GTA Online
- Fleeca Job - Scope Out
- Fleeca Job - Kuruma
- Pacific Standard - Vans
- Pacific Standard - Signal
- Pacific Standard - Hack
- Pacific Standard - Convoy
- Client Jobs (Boss)
Paige's skills include:
- System Knowledge
- Decryption Skill
- Access Speed
- Paige's cut for a heist job is the highest of all the possible crew members, being 15% and is followed by Gustavo Mota and Eddie Toh, both with 14%.
- She is briefly seen in the official trailer when Michael is talking to the crew, alongside Eddie Toh and Norm Richards.
- Her hairstyle is identical to that of the Ponytail hairstyle that can be used for the Online Player if they are female.
- As seen in the prep for The Fleeca Job, Paige owns a charcoal Declasse Granger.
- During Scope Out, it is revealed that she is Lester's assistant. She is also very condescending to Lester and the Online player(s).
- Her appearance is slightly altered in Grand Theft Auto Online, having paler skin, softer features, is wearing makeup, and has black hair.
- She has a tattoo on her left arm that is available for character customization in GTA: Online, called 'Dragons and Skull', but it can only be on the right arm instead. This tattoo is also present on Cletus.
- On her right arm, she has a portrait of the Virgin Mary.
- Paige is always wearing a pair of black Toe Shoes. She, Imran Shinowa, Steve Haines, and Fabien LaRouche are the only four characters that are seen wearing them.
- The shirt Paige wears, the black one with lightning on the front, is very similar to the shirt Jesse Pinkman wears in Season 5 of Breaking Bad with only minor differences in the lightning pattern.
- ↑ Paige Harris claims she built and designed the Terrorbyte’s interior herself.