"You look like you would be a good subject. Come on, then. Hand over 100.000 yen"

Minamida (ドクター南田) AKA Dr. Minamida is a game designer and one of Kamurocho inhabitants.

Yakuza 3 Edit

Although this is first time he make an appearance, he's actually the one who made the YF6 game in Yakuza 2's arcades. Now, he's developing a virtual reality game called "IF7" ("Inner Fighter 7")

Yakuza 4 Edit

Move to the underground of Kamuro Theater, he is now developing his new virtual reality game called "IF7-R" ("Inner Fighter 7-Revolution")

Yakuza 5 Edit

He now travel across Japan to collect test data for his newly game system "IF8" ("Inner Fighter 8: Road Battle")

Trivia Edit

  • It's heavily implied that Minamida is modeled after Doc. Emmett Brown (portrayed by Christopher Lloyd) from Back to the Future films.