The official Twitter account Shogakukan‘s Monthly Sunday GX magazine uncovered on Friday that Rei Hiroe will continue the Black Lagoon manga in the magazine in September, with “more shocks arranged.”
The Black Lagoon manga was at first reported to continue in spring. The manga had continued in May 2017 after a rest that started in mid-2014, yet then went on rest again last August.
Black Lagoon is a Japanese manga arrangement composed and outlined by Rei Hiroe. It has been distributed in Shogakukan’s Monthly Sunday Gene-X since 2002, and eleven gathered volumes have been discharged up until this point. It was later adjusted into an anime TV arrangement by Madhouse, that publicized from April to June 2006 for twelve episodes. A second season, subtitled “The Second Barrage”, kept running for twelve weeks beginning on October 2, 2006. A five-volume original video animation arrangement, titled Roberta’s Blood Trail, was discharged from July 2010 to June 2011.
Viz Media started discharging an English interpretation of the manga in North America on August 12, 2008. The anime was dubbed and initially authorized in English by Geneon Entertainment in North America; it is now[when?] authorized by Funimation. Funimation later authorized the OVA, which additionally was authorized by Kazé in the UK, for discharge in spring 2013.
The first 9 volumes of the manga have sold more than 6 million duplicates in Japan. About.com‘s Deb Aoki recorded Viz Media‘s English arrival of Black Lagoon as the best new seinen manga of 2008, alongside Gantz. The anime arrangement has gotten globally positive surveys.
Manga‘s official description is:
“The story follows a team of pirate mercenaries known as Lagoon Company, that smuggles goods in and around the seas of Southeast Asia in the early to mid 1990s. Their base of operations is located in the fictional harbor city of Roanapur in southeast Thailand near the border of Cambodia (somewhere in the Amphoe Mueang Trat district, likely on the mainland north/northeast of the Ko Chang island or on the island itself). The island is home to the Japanese Yakuza, the Chinese Triad, the Russian mafia, the Colombian cartel, the Italian mafia, a wide assortment of pickpockets, thugs, mercenaries, thieves, prostitutes, assassins, and gunmen. The city also has a large Vietnamese refugee population following the Vietnamese refugees Communist takeover of Vietnam in 1975.
Lagoon Company transports goods in the 80-foot (24 m) Elco-type PT boat Black Lagoon for various clients. It has a particularly friendly relationship with the Russian crime syndicateHotel Moscow. The team takes on a variety of missions—which may involve violent firefights, hand-to-hand combat, and nautical battles—in various Southeast Asian locations, even going as far as Phu Quoc island of Vietnam. The members of the Lagoon Company spend much of their down time at The Yellow Flag, a bar in Roanapur which is often destroyed in firefights.”