“Black Lagoon” Anime Gets Rebroadcast Along With Manga’s Return

Coming on May 19th, Rei Hiroe’s exotic action manga Black Lagoon returns to manga magazine Sunday GX. Along with this is the announcement that the 2006 Madhouse anime adaptation and its Second Barrage follow-up are getting a re-broadcast on Tokyo MX starting June 6th.

Chapter 87 from “The Wired Red Wild Card” arc was released in February 2014. This was collected in 10, released in May 2014 in Japan and April 2015 in North America. The story features the return of “Greenback” Jan Bhai and introduces Chinese hacker Li Xinlin.

The manga picks back up on this storyline.

The magazine also features Daiki Kase’s adaptation of Hiroe’s Re:Creator’s anime. A second spinoff, Re:Creators –  One More! by Yuuki Kumagai, launched in Monthly Shonen Sunday last week

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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