With the chairman of the Omi crime syndicate on his deathbed, an uneasy truce with the Tojo Clan hangs in the balance. Anticipating a conflict, Tojo boss Daigo Dojima travels to Fukuoka in search of allies.
But before an agreement can even be bartered, things go awry. Dojima goes missing and the dominoes begin to fall, setting into motion a chain of events that could not have been anticipated. So begins Yakuza 5.