Yamato is the boss of level 4 from streets of rage 3. He demonstrates his mastery of ninjutsu by executing the "kage bunshin no jutsu (shadow clone jutsu)" forming two clones of himself. The first clone will use slashing attacks if you go after him, occasionally teleporting then executing the slash and jumping around throwing shuriken at you. The second clone will split into two to trap you in a slash attack and will run away to a corner to set up for a slash. The third and final clone tends to disappear and throw shuriken and may run across the screen at high speed to slash you. Hes have a counterpart blue skin version of Yamato is Takeshi. Takeshi appearance in street of rage remake, like a sub boss.