- "You had a rough go of it, Dojima. Awano's Dead. Kuze and Shibusawa got pinched by the cops. Even after Kazuma get's out of prison you'll have too much on your plate to worry about the Kamarucho Revitalization Project. ""
- —Nihara to Dojima, explaining the consequences that he has caused, Yakuza 0
Acting Second Chairman of the Tojo Clan.
Voiced by: Hidekatsu Shibata
The man who reigns over the most powerful underground criminal group in eastern Japan in 1988. As such, Nihara stands as a god among men, especially to the rank-and-file members of the clan's great families, like Kiryu.