In Kanon, Yuuichi has forgotten all but a few details of what happened seven years ago.
In Pumpkin Scissors, a ceasefire put an end to the long war between the Royal Empire and the Republic of Frost.
In Tokimeki Memorial: Only Love, Riku is target of a series of bizarre events and object of affection of 3 girls.
In Buso Renkin, Kazuki is killed one night saving a mysterious girl, wakes up and find it was a dream.
In Hanoka, humans who have survived, wage war on the Inhabitants of the Star and have created 'Demon Gods'.
In Flag, a civil war broke out in a small country in Asia is getting hard in spite of dispatch of UN forces.
In Binbou Shimai Monogatari, the Yamada sisters lost their mother, and their father ran away from home.
In Gedo Senki, Ged, is a wizard who wanders from one ghost town to another trying to discover why the world is losing its balance.
In Innocent Venus, after the world population and economy is devastated, many different factions and fledgling nations appear.