It's been a long time since Medici. Rico is 49, but still able to kick some ass. The remote, quiet area of Paradiso Islands is under the control of a corrupt governor named Adam Chalk, and it is Rico's job to take him down and restore peace throughout the Islands.
- Paradiso Islands Military
Chalk's military forces. They use every weapon and multiple air and land vehicles, although they only use the Harringer A7 at Heat level 6. The military ranking system ranges from Grunts to Soldiers to Officers to Sergeants to Colonels to Commanders. Grunts have 185 HP, Soldiers have 210 HP, Officers have 555, Sergeants have 800, Colonels have 1025, and Commanders have 3450.
Led by Marienfield Tager, this group rebels against the PIM and other forces alike. They use most firearms, and multiple variants of civilian vehicles. They are Rico's main faction.
- Islands Special Forces
Paradiso Islands Military special units, appearing at Heat levels 4-6. They only use the Houston Panelman and their only weapon is the Joss Autotronic-30.
Remnants of the revolution near the end of the game, after Chalk launches missiles at the main base. They only use the King 25 as their weapon.