This is the story of a boy mane Kaito. Kaito is the son of a greater jewel thief. People call him Fantom Thief. Kaito’s father was famous for his magic trick. Then one day Kaito’s father died. No one knows how Kaito’s father died.
Now Kaitou has to repay his father’s place as Kaitou Kid. Kaito doesn't know what to do because he did not know what his father did. Two days later, Kaito meets Konosuke his father’s old friend. Then Konosuke said, “I will help you young master Kaito and I will tell you all about your father.” The next day Kaito knows the truth about his father.
Then Konosuke finds out about the Black Star, but it was in Hong Kong. Then Kaitou Kid had to go to Hong Kong to steal the Black Star. But Kaitou Kid gets lost in Hong Kong because it was the first time that he had gone. He does not know anything about Hong Kong. Konosuke tells Kaitou Kid he found the location of the Black Star.
They knew where they have to need to go. Kaitou Kid finds the Black Star. It was in the two IFC building on the top floor. Then he knows it was the Black Star was being guarded by the policemen because they know that Fantom Thief was going to come. Then Kaitou Kid dresses up as a policeman and tricks the other police thinking that he is one of them. Kaitou Kid gets near the Black Star then Kaitou Kid puts one hand back to reach the pearl.
To not get seen by the other policeman. Then before reaching the pearl, he touches one of the invisible lasers. Then alarms get activated and the other police find out that he was the Fantom Thief. At the moment Kaito Kid took the pearl and he makes appear a smoke bomb in his hand. Kaitou Kid throws the smoke bomb to the floor to escape.
Now Kaitou Kid has the Black Star. Then he tries to get out of the building. Kaitou gets out of the building, the police were chasing Kaitou Kid. There was another policeman out of the building waiting for Kaitou Kid. But Kaitou Kid gets away in a motorcycle that he finds. Now Kaito Kid is going back to Tokyo with the black star.