It is December 2012, and Kazuma Kiryu has found himself a peaceful new life as a taxi driver in Fukuoka. Having hidden his past from the world, he now works day and night to help fulfill the dream of someone he holds dear. But all is not well, as rising tensions in the Tojo Clan foretell of an all-out war between the yakuza of the east and those of the west. Will the Legendary Dragon of Dojima rise once again to save an old friend from imminent danger? A grand tale of five cities begins, and the lives of four brave men and one stout-hearted girl will never be the same.