- Not to be confused with Yoshitani
He is the archaeologist responsible for recovering the ancient Spear of Longinus near a port town in MoroccoWP. The small metal fragment belonged to the lance that pierced Jesus ChristWP when he was crucified. Yoshitani secretly stores the artifact in a bank safety deposit box under his son's name. He tells him and his family that he plans to continue excavating the ruins but is never seen or heard from again.
His son is later killed and the spear is stolen from the bank during a robbery.