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16th Jul '16 10:36:22 AM nombretomado
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* {{Archer}} reveals that Pam engages in drifting with the Yakuza.

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* {{Archer}} WesternAnimation/{{Archer}} reveals that Pam engages in drifting with the Yakuza.
15th Jul '16 8:13:23 PM Dravencour
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* ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica'' has the publicity finally backfire on a Yakuza group: [[spoiler: Homura apparently has no problem locating their headquarters and uses her TimeStandsStill power to walk right in and [[KarmicThief pilfer a bunch of pistols, shotguns and ammunition.]]]]

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* ''Anime/PuellaMagiMadokaMagica'' has the publicity finally backfire on a Yakuza group: [[spoiler: Homura [[spoiler:Homura Akemi, the show's resident {{Badass}}, apparently has no problem locating their headquarters and uses her TimeStandsStill power to walk right in and [[KarmicThief pilfer a bunch of pistols, shotguns and ammunition.ammunition for her witch-killing needs.]]]]
5th Jul '16 9:01:27 PM Onlythrice
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* In ''VideoGame/Fallout2'' roving bands of Yakuza can be found around New Reno and will attack the player if provoked. However, they don't appear to closely follow Bushido and will occasionally flee from combat and state it's better to be "a live coward than a dead hero".
27th Jun '16 9:16:20 AM GlitteringFlowers
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* In ''Manga/TheVoynichHotel'', one of the guests is an ex-Yakuza named Taizou Kuzuki, who becomes involved with the NinjaMaid Elena. By his own admission he wasn't exactly a high-ranked member, though he does have ''irizumi'' tattoos on his shoulders and upper back. [[spoiler: Later in the series, Kuzuki's DarkAndTroubledPast catches up with him... in the form of the ''yakuza'' from his former group, who come to claim the huge sum of money he stole from them [[DefectorFromDecadence before escaping]]; they first beat him up, then cut [[FinGore some of his fingers]] ''and'' [[EarAche one ear]] off, and ''then'' [[EyeScream tear off his right eye]]. [[ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend Elena]] [[LudicrousGibs is... unhappy]] when she finds out.]]

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* In ''Manga/TheVoynichHotel'', one ''Manga/TheVoynichHotel'':
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of the guests is an ex-Yakuza named Taizou Kuzuki, who becomes involved with the NinjaMaid Elena. By his own admission he wasn't exactly a high-ranked member, though he does have ''irizumi'' tattoos on his shoulders and upper back. [[spoiler: Later in the series, Kuzuki's DarkAndTroubledPast catches up with him... in the form of the ''yakuza'' from his former group, who come to claim the huge sum of money he stole from them [[DefectorFromDecadence before escaping]]; they first beat him up, then cut [[FinGore some of his fingers]] ''and'' [[EarAche one ear]] off, and ''then'' [[EyeScream tear off his right eye]]. [[ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend Elena]] [[LudicrousGibs is... unhappy]] when she finds out.]] Amusingly enough, his tatoos convey his strength within the group with RPGElements: apparently his big brother was special enough to have a magic resistance rating.



* Taizou goes to Blefuscu and stays in ''Manga/TheVoynichHotel'', in part, to escape from his past with the Yakuza. [[spoiler: Although he manages fine for a long time, during the climax of the story they manage to track him down and capture him]]. Amusingly enough, his tatoos convey his strenght within the group with RPGElements: apparently his big brother was special enough to have a magic resistance rating.
14th Jun '16 8:54:05 AM godzillavkk
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* ''Videogame/{{Nightfire}}'' features Yakuza as hired henchmen of [[BigBad Raphael Drake]], though it does raise the question on how Drake, a Westerner was able to gain their loyalty. Yakuza appear as the main mooks in the levels Double Cross and the first mooks faced in Phoenix Fire.
12th Jun '16 3:45:42 AM Qamikace
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* Taizou goes to Blefuscu and stays in ''Manga/TheVoynichHotel'', in part, to escape from his past with the Yakuza. [[spoiler: Although he manages fine for a long time, during the climax of the story they manage to track him down and capture him]]. Amusingly enough, his tatoos convey his strenght within the group with RPGElements: apparently his big brother was special enough to have a magic resistance rating.
9th Jun '16 10:27:17 PM gewunomox
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* Japanese Trip-Hop artist DJKrush was a Yakuza member before beginning his musical career. Actually, he once found [[{{Yubitsume}} a severed finger]] [[{{Squick}} wrapped in paper on his desk]]; after discovering that it had belonged to his best friend, he decided to leave.

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* Japanese Trip-Hop artist DJKrush ''DJ Krush'' was a Yakuza member before beginning his musical career. Actually, he once found [[{{Yubitsume}} a severed finger]] [[{{Squick}} wrapped in paper on his desk]]; after discovering that it had belonged to his best friend, he decided to leave.
28th May '16 4:55:58 AM Nintendoman01
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* ''FanFic/DigimonChildrenOfTime'': As revealed in ''Children of the Present'', Ryo Akiyama is the heir to a yakuza group, and Rika's grandmother Seiko was once a mob wife.
18th May '16 2:25:16 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* ''DeadliestWarrior'' had the golden age Mafia [1920s] fight against the golden age Yakuza [post WorldWarII]. [[spoiler: The Yakuza lost, however.]]

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* ''DeadliestWarrior'' ''Series/DeadliestWarrior'' had the golden age Mafia [1920s] fight against the golden age Yakuza [post WorldWarII]. [[spoiler: The Yakuza lost, however.]]
15th May '16 12:39:15 PM GlitteringFlowers
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* ''Series/{{Oshin}}'' has examples of both noble Yakuza and corrupt Yakuza:
** Oshin's friend [[spoiler: and HopelessSuitor]] Ken is portrayed as quite the noble Yakuza who helps out the main protagonist when she tries to establish herself in Tokyo.
** When Oshin and her best friend Kayo work in an eatery and begin selling sake in it, the local Yakuza feel threatened and try to kick them out. Thanks to her deals with Ken, however, the GenreSavvy Oshin manages to win them over to her cause.
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