The yakuza war between two giant families, Sanno and Hanabishi,endedwiththevictoryoftheHanabishi. Yakuza outcast Otomo (Beat Takeshi) has set up his activity in South Korea under the secret protection of the powerful Chairman Chang. A Hanabishi executive makes a casual trip to South Korea which causes an incident resulting in great tension between Chang and the Hanabishi. The power struggle between the Hanabishi chairman Nomura and his rst underboss Nishino is also escalating. Otomo couldn’t have picked a better time to return to Japan and settle all scores once and for all.