Set in a futuristic Japan after the finish of a brutal world conflict, science has superior by leaps and bounds giving humanity the option to extend life and scale back struggling with the use of subtle cybernetics. With all of humanity linked into one system of minds and personalities generally known as ghosts, the greatest risk to civilization is the cyber terrorists able to hijacking folks’s our bodies and reminiscences. When a ghost-infecting virus generally known as Fireplace-Starter begins spreading by the system ensuing in the assassination of the Japanese Prime Minister, Main Motoko Kusanagi and her elite group of particular operatives are known as in to trace down its supply. As they delve deeper and deeper into their investigation, they uncover traces of presidency corruption and a shadowy dealer that bears an all-too-familiar face. The movie is a continuation to the plot of the Pyrophoric Cult episode of Come up, and ties up free ends from that arc.