Do we wish to be righteous again?
Honorable businessmen in their own minds, they take severe offense being called the ‘Japanese Mafia’. After making great strides in Seattle as the Mafia was involved in a massive power struggle for the last decade.
- Shotozumi-gumi – The largest family in the Seattle Yakuza, based out of Downtown’s International District and Tacoma. Specializing in protection rackets, chip-dealing, loansharking, gambling and bunraku parlors.
- Shigeda-gumi – Handling the business concerns in Everett, Snohomish, and Auburn as well as the Redmond Barrens. They only run the standard gambling and vice industries, but have started to move into the realm of smuggling.
- Kenran-Kai – Not a true family (Or gumi), but rather a new community association (Read : Goon Squad) in the Puyallup Barrens. Specializing in chip-dealing and hijackings, the street rumors say that some of these soldiers follow the ancient art of Ninjitsu.