After being brutally murdered in a gangster-style execution, Kensuke Hagane finds himself brought back to life by a mad scientist and rebuilt as a robot-human hybrid with a serious thirst for vengeance.
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Influenced partially by Tetsuo: The Iron Man and Robocop, this is a creative genre mash-up that finds Miike at an interesting point in his career, when he was finally starting to move beyond the straight Yakuza action features he was previously doing, developing his cinematic sense of humour and stylized aesthetic. It's very rough around the edges, but it has its many endearing scenes of comedy and absurdity.