|“||Yard is a terrorist organization that slaughters innocent people for fun and pleasure, I'll do that bastards pay!||„|
|~ Mana Takamiya about the Yard organization.|
The Yard is the antagonistic faction in Date A Live. Yard is a terrorist organization and they are a crime syndicate located in London. They also are the main antagonists of the light novel Mana Mission.
The organization is composed of some Wizards and criminals that formerly served the Special Sorcery Service and the Deus.Ex.Machina Industries, after they abused the magical powers given to them. They were concentrated on the robbery. It's arguably the organization came to an end when Mana Takamiya defeated Charllote Meyers, leading some of their members to prison.
- Yard has some similarities with the organization Laughing Coffin, both are composed of human that already once been part of another faction and after receiving powers became psychopathic murderers who kill millions of innocent until.