Black Jack is an unlicensed doctor with a clouded, mysterious past. He works with his little assistant Pinoko, dealing with strange, dangerous medical cases. But he is a genius, and can save almost any of his patients' life, and is known to many around the world, especially to those of medicine and science. He's a man of science himself, and does not believe much until he has seen it, yet it is many times he is surprised by love and nature often overpowering the science he bases his life in.
This is a new animated TV series created by the same staff as Black Jack. While each episode of the previous series was conclusive, in this renewed series the story continues from episode to episode and some new characters are added. Black Jack, together with Pinoko, circles the globe in search of clues to reveal a plot by a mysterious group trying to kill him.
The story is about a 16 year-old girl Nanako Misonoo who attends a prestigious girls' high school and falls into a world of female rivalry, love, chaos and heartbreak. Nanako is left to protect herself from rumors and mean plots to make her leave the school. Along with her best friend since preschool, and new friends made along the way, she uncovers the past of some of the more popular girls in school and on her journey through highschool she learns of love, loss and her family's secrets...
In a world where the grim reaper can strike at any time, a brilliant renegade surgeon known only as Black Jack operates outside the law. For the rich and dying, he performs miracles of a macabre medical nature. Unafraid of mysteries that verge on the paranormal, Black Jack is the one man with the power to cheat death...for a terrible price!
One day during the summer vacation, Kakeru saves a weakening blue pony on his way to visit his father. This creature is actually a mystery animal called a "thunder beast." It says, "Thank you, my name is Blink. Please call my name when you have a problem!" This is their encounter and the beginning of a big adventure for Kakeru.