(February 2009)

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Price:
Pages:
208
On-sale date:
2009-02-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Parental Advisory Explicit Content
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
VIZ Media, LLC
Brand:
Viz Media
ISBN:
978-1-4215-1893-0; 1-4215-1893-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781421518930
Editing:
Mike Montesa
Color:
Color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
5 1/2" x 8"
Binding:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe
Colors:
?

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Shenhua
Reprints:
  • from Black Lagoon Tankobon (Shogakukan Inc., 2002 series) #4

Crew Of The Black Lagoon (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Dutch; Benny
Synopsis:
Picture of the Black Lagoon crew, with brief character descriptions
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Goat, Jihad, Rock 'N' Roll, Part 6 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Ibraha; Masahiro Takenaka; Shenhua; Legarch; Mr. Chang
Synopsis:
Revy joyously lays waste to the terrorist pursuers. Meanwhile, Takenaka takes matters into his own hands.
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Benny; Captain "Balalaika" Vladilena; Tsugio Bando; Yukio Washimine; Ginji Matsuzaki; Boris
Synopsis:
Rock and Revy are in Tokyo assisting Balalaika's attempt to move in on one of Japan's Yakuza organization's territories.
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Captain "Balalaika" Vladilena; Tsugio Bando; Yukio Washimine; Ginji Matsuzaki
Synopsis:
Rock meets Yukio and they immediately hit it off. Mr. Bando appeals to Ginji to abandon the Washimine-Gumi and join his group in partnership with Hotel Moscow.
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 3 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Captain "Balalaika" Vladilena; Tsugio Bando; Yukio Washimine; Ginji Matsuzaki
Synopsis:
Revy gives some Tokyo kids shooting lessons. Yukio is pressured to assume the head of the Washimine-Gumi, even though she's only sixteen. And Mr. Bando learns that Balalaika doesn't think of them as equal partners.
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 4 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Benny; Captain "Balalaika" Vladilena; Tsugio Bando; Yukio Washimine; Chaka
Synopsis:
One of Bando's underlings assaults Rock trying to provoke a gunfight between himself and Revy.
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 5 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Captain "Balalaika" Vladilena; Tsugio Bando; Yukio Washimine; Ginji Matsuzaki; Boris; Maki
Synopsis:
Yukio continues to be pressured to assume leadership of the clan. Ginji tries to protect her. And Rock begins to suspect what pressure Yukio is under.
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 6 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Captain "Balalaika" Vladilena; Tsugio Bando; Yukio Washimine; Ginji Matsuzaki
Synopsis:
Yukio decides to assume the lead of the clan in order to align it with other Yakuza clans in opposition to Balalaika
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 7 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Yukio Washimine; Ginji Matsuzaki; Maki
Synopsis:
War erupts between the Washimine-Gumi and the Russians.
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 8 (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Captain "Balalaika" Vladilena; Yukio Washimine; Ginji Matsuzaki; Boris; Chaka
Synopsis:
Chaka double-crosses his superiors in order to form his own gang, and takes Yukio hostage to enforce his desires.
Reprints:
  • from Sunday GX Comics (Shogakukan Inc., 2000 series) #?

Boys And Girls (Table of Contents)

Black Lagoon / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Rei Hiroe; Dan Kanemitsu (translation)
Pencils:
Rei Hiroe
Inks:
Rei Hiroe; ? [as B-River]; Itako; John Hunt (reproduction touch-ups)
Letters:
John Hunt

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rokoru "Rock" Okajima; Revy; Dutch; Benny; Captain "Balalaika" Vladilena; Mr. Chang; Rosarita "Roberta" Tisneros; Garcia Lovelace
Synopsis:
Rock wakes up one morning to find that he, Dutch, Benny and Mr. Chang are all now women, while Revy and Balalaika are now men.
Reprints:
  • from ?

Editor's Notes (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Montesa
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Background information about Russian and Japanese organized crime clans.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Lagoon
  2. 1. Crew Of The Black Lagoon
    Black Lagoon
  3. 2. Goat, Jihad, Rock 'N' Roll, Part 6
    Black Lagoon
  4. 3. Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 1
    Black Lagoon
  5. 4. Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 2
    Black Lagoon
  6. 5. Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 3
    Black Lagoon
  7. 6. Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 4
    Black Lagoon
  8. 7. Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 5
    Black Lagoon
  9. 8. Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 6
    Black Lagoon
  10. 9. Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 7
    Black Lagoon
  11. 10. Fujiyama Gangsta Paradise, Part 8
    Black Lagoon
  12. 11. Boys And Girls
    Black Lagoon
  13. 12. Editor's Notes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Igor Dybzinski
  • Peter Croome
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