Creators: Geneon, Madhouse, Funimation
Okajimo Rokuro is a boring buisnessman from Japan. One day when he is sent to deliver a disk to an island in eastern china, the boat he’s on gets hijacked by the Lagoon Company. The Lagoon Company takes Okajimo as a hostage so as to make a safe escape but after the disk is given to the the lagoon company’s employer, Okajimo decides he’s had enough of his boring life and decides to stay with lagoon. He is then given the name Rock. Black Lagoon follows his adventures with the Lagoon Comapny in the fictional city of Roanapur, a city of drug lords, mafia families and a crazy U.S.S.R. commander ready to fight WWIII.
Recommendations: Darker than Black, Black Lagoon: Roberta’s Blood Trail