All roads lead to Vicious as Spike searches for Julia, Jet tracks down Faye and Faye confronts Gren. But as Spike looks desperately for clues, Julia is nowhere to be found. Gren may have some answers, but Spike will have to get to him before it is too late.
Tollbooths at the interstellar travel gates have become the scene of high-tech robberies, and there's a large bounty for the culprit. The Bebop's crew pools its information and tries to track down the mastermind behind all this, but their only clue is a seemingly worthless chess piece.
Faye is brash, reckless and sometimes uncouth. But who is Faye Valentine, really? Even she doesn't know. All she knows is that her story began over fifty years ago.
A riot on a prison ship reunites Jet with a partner from his days with the ISSP. The prisoner in charge is the one responsible for the damage to Jet's arm. Now Jet--the Black Dog--has a score to settle. And once the Black Dog bites, he doesn't let go.
The Bebop is out of fuel, the crew is out of cash and now...they're out of food. Driven by hunger, Ed and Ein set off on a search for food and wind up in the middle of the strangest bounty hunt yet. What can a thirteen-year-old genius and a data dog do against their adversaries? Plenty.