Set in the near future around Shinjuku, Tokyo.
Shinji (Masaki Suda) got out from a youth detention center. Barikan (Yang Ik-June) suffers from with stuttering and extreme shyness. These two men meet in a boxing gym. Shinji and Barikan become friends and pursue boxing under a hopeless situation.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ secret funds is discovered in a scandal which rocks the government and bureaucracy. Detective Kizaki from the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department’s Second Investigative Division fights off the organization and proceeds to dig up the truth of this case. What are the shocking crimes of the foreign ministry bureaucrats called the “three villains”?
Sugiyama (Ikki Sawamura) used to be the most popular copywriter at the largest advertising agency. He quit his job there to open up his own advertising agency, but his company doesn't do very well. He decides to move his company to a dead shopping district of a port town in decline. Even though the port town is lifeless and in serious decline, people go to see Sugiyama with small requests. Sugiyama begins his struggle as a small advertising agency.
So Utsumi (Mahiro Takasugi) doesn't have many friend. After school and before going to a private institute, he kills time by doing nothing on the riverside. One day, Shokichi Seto (Shono Hayama) appears in front of him. Shokichi quit the soccer team and he nothing to do. They spend time together.
In front of the two guys, Ichigo Kashimura and Hatsumi, from the same high school, appears.
Nanase (Tatsuya Ueda) runs a pawnshop in the Kabukicho area of Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. He is a genius appraiser able to distinguish fakes from originals. He gets pretty much everything at his pawnshop. When clients come to his shop, Nanase appraises their items and also tries to solve their worries.
Sakura Tsukumo (Miki Maya) runs a secondhand bookstore near Haneda Airport in Tokyo. Customers of various age ranges visit her secondhand bookstore. A room called "Tamariba” is located in her bookstore. People who do not have a place to go, gather in the room. She gives them oyakodon (food) for free. In the room, people talk about themselves, while Sakura listens to them. She sometimes encourages them with her smile and she sometimes sheds tears with them. She also faces her sad past which took place 16 years ago.
Rosuke Narumi (Sho Sakurai) works at a trading company and he is pretty good at his job. He dates Satoko Matsubara (Mikako Tabe). The trading company has a business relationship with a private high school experiencing some difficulties. One day, Rosuke Narumi is appointed as the principle of the private high school. Rosuke Narumi soon discovers how different the work environment is from his previous job.
So the school can run in the black, Rosuke Narumi implements cost cutting measures. School staff members including Chihiro Mashiba (Yu Aoi) oppose his plan.