Popular character designer Tsukiko Sagi is attacked by a young man with a baseball bat just after praying for a miracle. Police detectives Ikari and Maniwa start an investigation.
Rumors spread Ichi is responsible for mysterious attacks.
After Ichi is attacked, his innocence is restored.
A policeman is corrupted by bribes and prostitution.
The Lil' Slugger suspect believes he is a video game character.
Ikari and Miniwa talk with an old homeless woman who claims Tsukiko was alone when she was attacked. Taeko remembers her childhood and the secrets about her father that she uncovered, when Lil' Slugger appears and attacks her.
Maniwa and Ikari investigate Kozuka for the attack on Taeko but their investigation takes a turn when Ikari realizes Kozuka is the next intended victim.
An old man named Fuyubachi, a young man named Zebra, and a girl named Kamome all plan on committing suicide until they are attacked by Lil' Slugger.
A woman talking with her neighbors about Lil' Slugger finds out later her husband has been attacked by him.
Maromi's anime falls behind schedule as the staff members start ending up in the hospital. Soon, only the production manager is left until he receives a visit from Lil' Slugger.
Misae Ikari confronts Lil' Slugger in her home and tells him that his entire existence is an illusion.
After a failed attempt at defeating Lil' Slugger, Maniwa turns to the old man for help.
A detective follows mysterious attacks in Tokyo.