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If you're treading on ice... You might as well dance.
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Armin Van de Corput
Biographical information
Born January 17, 1974
Citizenship American
Physical description
Hair Brunet
Eyes Brown
Height 1.88 m (6'2")
Weight 52 kg (114lbs.)
Career information
Occupation Retired Musician
Affiliations Remy Van de Corput
Nessa Van de Corput
Albert Meursault
Other information
Voice Tygo Gernandt

Armin Van de Corput is a character in the Grand Theft Auto series, appearing as one of the four main protagonists in The After Dark Scene along with Albert Meursault, Jackie Hiroyuki and Tijs Bergling.


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My father slept around and had four sons and seven daughters. I have one son and two girls and I'm fucked, I don't know how my dad survived.
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Armin had three younger brothers:

  • Arjen
  • Martin
  • Robin

Armin had seven younger sisters, only three were his full sisters:

  • Anneliese
  • Doutzen
  • Lara
  • Liddy
  • Queen
  • Tania
  • Yolanda


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I love Nessy more than Van Gogh loves prostit... uh... wait...
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On 18 December 1989, Armin married Nessa Dorothe, with whom he had been together for twenty-four years.


Their eldest daughter, Remy and their son Joel were born as a twin in November 1997. Their youngest daughter, Sasha, was born in 1999.


Armin's paternal grandfather, Erik Van de Corput, was born in the Netherlands, to Dienna and Aldegonda Van de Corput, who were Sephardi Jewish immigrants from Istanbul, Turkey. Armin's patrimonial grandmother, Louise Orwell, had English, Scottish, and German lineage. Louise was also born in the Netherlands, to George William Orwell and Mary Leone. Louise's own mother (Armin's great-grandmother) was born in South Africa, to American parents. Armin's mother's family is Ashkenazi Jewish.

Police Database information

Surname: Van de Corput

First Name: Armin

Age: 40

Place of Birth: Holland

Affiliations: Possible associate of criminal syndicates.

  • The Stoozy Boys; suspected associate, friends of [[Fred

Criminal Record:

  • 1982


  • Immigrated to the US from in the late 80s.


"In my hometown, you can shoot heroin whilst fucking a prostitute on a cop's bonnet, and you're doing nothing illegal. That's how we have more freedom than your country."
―Debating the term "freedom" with, Tace, an American sympathizer.
"Isn't it ironic that I got a kid that goes to a concentration camp."
―Speakng of his son, Joel, who attends an ADHD summer camp.
"She has taken more selfies in 40 seconds than I have in 40 years."
"You should be more grateful when it comes to porn, back in my day it took me three days to download a one minute video, now all you kids need to do is click and adjust the sound level."

Character Inspiration

Armin Van de Corput shares traits with several mafia chieftains, as well as prominent musicians of the late Trance era. The stealth and influence of Carlo Gambino, the most powerful mob boss of the ’60s and ’70s; the old-world demeanor and style of his name sake, Armin van Buuren; and, like

All these different forms were combined with values and characteristics from all characters, and the final decision was made.