For many ages three powerful but secretive organizations have operated on Earth: WIZ-DOM, Arayashiki, and Darklore. During the Age of Aquarius the alien Erasers invade, sparking a fourth organization—E.G.O.—to arise and unite the other three in defeating their common foe. Peace lasts for only a short time, however, before the interdimensional Polestar Empire invades on a mission of conquest. Once again representatives of each of the four organizations must gather and come up with a way to defeat the new invaders.
Zatôichi is a 19th century blind nomad who makes his living as a gambler and masseur. However, behind this humble facade, he is a master swordsman gifted with a lightning-fast draw and breathtaking precision.
Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.