Black Lagoon: The Second Barrage

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Synonyms: Black Lagoon 2nd Season, Black Lagoon Second Season
Japanese: BLACK LAGOON The Second Barrage
English: Black Lagoon: The Second Barrage
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 3, 2006 to Dec 19, 2006
Premiered: Fall 2006
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 01:59 (JST)
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Manga
Genre: ActionAction
Themes: Adult CastAdult Cast, Organized CrimeOrganized Crime
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 8.171 (scored by 312476312,476 users)
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Ranked: #3902
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Popularity: #417
Members: 509,102
Favorites: 3,102

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Rokurou "Rock" Okajima has joined the Lagoon Company, a pirate mercenary group which operates out of Roanapur, Thailand. Despite his initial protests, this filthy slum of depraved souls and merciless criminals now serves as the former salaryman's home. Stranded, with nothing left of his past life but the clothes on his back and his inner morality, Rock is forced to perform jobs alongside the other members of the Lagoon crew. Berated for his lack of spine as he wades through the underbelly of society, he must decide whether to continue on amidst the gunfire and ruthlessness or risk everything he has in an attempt to be free. Whether he chooses the comfort of a familiar land or the freedom of being an outlaw, his decision will have lasting consequences on the crew who gave him a home.

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Karasawa, Jun

Chang, Bai Ji-Shin

Morikawa, Toshiyuki


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Yaguchi, Asami


Kaneda, Tomoko



Opening Theme

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"Red Fraction" by MELL

Ending Theme

1: "Don't Look Behind" by EDISON (eps 13-14,16-23)
2: "The World of Midnight" by Minako Obata (eps 15)
3: "Peach Headz Addiction" by Breath Frequency (eps 24)


Mar 30, 2008
I personally absolutely loved the second season of Black Lagoon!

While the storyline is a little short in that it seems like just a bunch of random stories thrown together, the themes remain the same throughout the anime and have a good conclusion to them.

It is not only action-wise intense but it poses questions of morality and who is right or wrong in the world, and more importantly which side should you be on.

Throughout the anime there is this central conflict, of making choices and determining if they are the right/just ones, with the main character and the ending is satisfying in learning what his ...
Feb 12, 2007
Mixed Feelings
Welcome back Rock, Revy and the gang! In this second installment of Black Lagoon, we continue our journey through Roanapur, the city of criminals.

It's somewhat sad, but I have to begin with a dissatisfied distaste in my mouth after finishing this season. What's so sad about it? Well, for one thing, the story.

I wonder if they simply wrote down a whole bunch of plot ideas on paper, crumbled them up in a ball, put them in a hat and drew at random. Boom, just like that, they came up with two, ridiculously stupid story lines to encompass 12 episodes. Each is so far fetched that ...
May 28, 2010
Where to begin. Black Lagoon may in fact be the worst animation ever, and it boggled the mind that someone felt a second season was necessary. Just as well, I feel it is my duty to the MAL community to help cease the spread of misinformation that seems to be plaguing the internet about this "series" (and i use the term loosely I assure you)

Story:1 Basically it's just American garbage of run around and shoot everything that is in sight. Clearly, the creators of this atrocity felt the need to service the lowest common denominator. I find it rather insulting to be honest, that ...

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