Bob Utsunomiya (ボブ 宇都宮, Bobu Utsunomiya) is a recurring character in the Yakuza series. He gives player characters special items (if they complete certain challenges) and/or bonus content packs.
Bob is located at the Tenkaichi Street Entrance in Kamurocho. Players can exchange CP (Completion Points) from him to obtain special items and skills.
Yakuza 2/Yakuza Kiwami 2
Though Bob will appear in Yakuza 2, he will not appear in Yakuza Kiwami 2, but will reach out to you via text messages.
Bob will appear in Okinawa on Kitaryu Street south of the river and across the street from the monorail after completing all 10 hostess side quests in the game but under the name Bob Utsunomiya III. He will give Kiryu the Lucky Binding. You will also be rewarded the Beads of Good Fortune from him should you open all 100 coin lockers in the game as well as a Sacrifice Stone if you have completed all Revelations.
Bob is also at Naomi's Palace with gifts for the protagonists.
In Yakuza 5 Bob can be found at Naomi's Palace, offering gifts and completion rewards to protagonists.
Yakuza: Dead Souls
In Last Adventure mode, the player character can choose to have Bob Utsunomiya as their partner after satisfying certain conditions.
At Naomi's Palace, talking to Bob A allows the player to take on challenges while talking to Bob B gives the player the choice to obtain free items.
- In Yakuza: Dead Souls, Naomi mentions that the Bobs are her servants.