Schoolboy Shuhei is feeling alienated in his uneventful life when he meets the dream-eater Inoru
Inoru explains Shuhei is stuck in a recurring dream and offers to help solve his odd circumstance
One day after another, Shuhei looks for clues to change his repetitive life and awake to reality
Shuhei Kurata is stuck. Going to a new school where he doesn't fit in, standing still as his old friends leave him behind. Watching silently as the woman he loves slips further and further away. He feels detached and out of place, as if maybe it all might be a dream. Perhaps it is...