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"Straight to the ground! That's where you going!"
—Dan G

Dan G is a circuit fighter and a playable character in Def Jam Vendetta and Def Jam Fight for NY.

Biography[]

Dan G. was born in Jamaica, but raised in the USA. His family moved to New Jersey when he was less than a year old. He grew up learning capoeira and breakdancing around the Tri State area with a b-boy crew calling themselves The Str8 Breakers. The breakdancing bubble had burst by the end of the eighties, and Dan G. tried to make a name for himself as an emcee. He started street fighting as a means to pay for his demo, but found he had a knack for it. Now Dan's a star in the underground, busting heads with a style that keeps the crowds calling his name. He still dreams of being a famous rapper, but for now he finds happiness in the ring.

Role in Def Jam Vendetta[]

The player faces off with Dan G during the storyline in Sanctuary.

Role in Def Jam Fight for NY[]

Dan G is a frequent and popular circuit fighter who works the old-school scene down at the Terrordome, in Soundview. The player must face him before they fight Crazy Legs. He is also found at The Heights.

Quotes[]

Def Jam Vendetta[]

  • "Put your knuckles up and let's dance!"
  • "Let me break the news. You're Out!"

Def Jam Fight For NY[]

  • "Straight to the ground! That's where you going!" - Intro
  • "I'm bringin' heaven!"
  • "Oh yeah! You know it!"
  • "Wassup, sucka?!" - after performing Blazin' Move
  • "Stupid punk bitch! Go back to the streets." - Victory Outro

Gallery[]

Trivia[]

  • Dan G is one of the few characters to return in Fight for NY with one of their previous blazing moves from Vendetta. The others are D-Mob, Manny, House, Pockets, Joe Budden, Redman, Capone and Snowman.
  • Bo uses Dan G's front blazin move in Def Jam Fight For NY.
  • Dan G's intro quote in Vendetta is likely a reference to Redman's song "Smash Sumthin'," specifically the line "Push your knuckles up and dance with it."
  • Dan G could possibly be based off LL Cool J as they are both from Queens.
Characters From Def Jam Vendetta
Protagonists: Briggs · Proof · Spider · Tank
Circuit Fighters: Arii · Chukklez · Cruz · Dan G · Deebo · Drake · Headache · Iceberg · Manny · Masa · Moses · Nyne · Omar · Peewee · Razor · Ruffneck · Sketch · Steel · Zaheer
Circuit Announcer: Funkmaster Flex


Characters From Def Jam Fight For NY
Circuit Fighters: Baxter · Bo · Chiang · Cruz · Dan G · Masa · Meca · Nyne · Rome · Santos · Skull · Solo · Suspect · Teck · Trick
Shop Owners: Henry Rollins · Jacob · Manny · Snowman · Stingray
Circuit Announcer(s): DJ Enuff · DJ Felli Fel
Crooked Cops: Jervis · Starks
From The Takeover: O.G.
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