Superpowered humans kwn as NEXT appeared in the world 45 years ago. Some of them fight crime in the city of Stern Bild while promoting their corporate sponsors on the hit show HERO TV. The people love their superheroes, even if they don't completely understand them, and t all of the NEXT use their powers for good. The heroes have discovered the secret behind the Mad Bears controlled by Kriem and begin to disable the exosuits that are threatening to destroy Sternbild. Meanwhile, Kotetsu and Barnaby finally figure out what Jake's secret power is!