|Also known as||No-Good Tora|
|Japanese Name||吉田 寅之助|
|First Appearance||Persona 5|
- "The most important part about giving a good speech is believing in yourself... ...Perhaps one day... I will believe in myself... again. Very well. If learning how to give a great speech is what you seek, then I'd be happy to instruct you. In exchange, I would like for you to continue assisting me."
- —Toranosuke Yoshida to the protagonist, Persona 5
Toranosuke Yoshida is a character from Persona 5.
Yoshida has slicked-back black hair, dark brown eyes and thick eyebrows. Yoshida wears his black business suit, yellow dotted red tie, white gloves, and a green sash that reads "friendly society, bright future" (やさしい社会 あかるい未来, yasashii shakai akarui mirai)?.
Yoshida is an unpopular man who gives soapbox speeches outside of Shibuya Station. In the 20 years since he started, he’s lost seven consecutive elections due to his tempestuous personality and political scandals. Given certain circumstances, considerably few people stop and listen to Yoshida’s words, but his speeches are actually good. He is confronting the country's future with seriousness. The protagonist first meets Yoshida during the former's part-time in the beef bowl restaurant. The player can volunteer to aid in his public speech to build up the Confidant with him.
The player can find Yoshida on 6th May in the Shibuya Station square. Then works as a part-time in the beef bowl restaurant twice to meet him again. His Confidant is unlocked after helping him out for the second time. Each time the player has ranked up his bond will reward 3 points of Charm.
The item received by maxing Yoshida's Confidant is a luxurious fountain pen, which can always use all negotiation skills.
|2||?||Art of Negotiation||After asking for money or item from the target, the player may make an additional request instead of ending the negotiation immediately.|
|3||?||Fundraising||Unlocks negotiation option for asking for greater amount of money.|
|5||?||Impression Manipulation||Unlocks negotiation option for asking for rare item.|
|8||?||Mind Manipulation||Unlocks negotiation option for instantly asking for joining.|
|10||?||Charismatic Speech||Allows asking shadow of higher level than the protagonist to join.|
- Yoshida's name is very similar to (吉田 寅次郎), a short-lived but influential intellectual and careerist who nurtured many major activists of the .