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Banana Fish

Plot Summary: Nature made Ash Lynx beautiful; nurture made him a cold ruthless killer. A runaway brought up as the adopted heir and sex toy of “Papa” Dino Golzine, Ash, now at the rebellious age of seventeen, forsakes the kingdom held out by the devil who raised him. But the hideous secret that drove Ash’s older brother mad in Vietnam has suddenly fallen into Papa’s insatiably ambitious hands–and it’s exactly the wrong time for Eiji Okamura, a pure-hearted young photographer from Japan, to make Ash Lynx’s acquaintance…
Number of Episodes: 24
Vintage: 2018-07-05

ANN Info Page


Free’s Hiroko Utsumi Directs Banana Fish TV Shōjo Crime Action Anime

posted on 2017-10-22 11:26 EDT
Mob Psycho 100’s Hiroshi Seko scripts, Yuri!!! on Ice’s MAPPA animates 2018 Noitamina show

General Anime News & Discussion

Details of “BANANA FISH” TV Anime Project to be Revealed on February 22, 2018

December 24, 2017 10:50pm CST
Hiroko Utsumi (Free!)-directed adaptation will be aired on the Noitamina block next year

Aniplex News

Banana Fish Anime Reveals Cast, More Staff, 1st Promo Video, Modern-Day Setting

posted on 2018-02-22 06:17 EST
2-cour series premieres in July on Noitamina programming block, to adapt entire manga

General Anime News & Discussion

Banana Fish Anime Unveils 2nd Promo Video, Opening Theme, Additional Cast

posted on 2018-05-24 13:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Series to premiere on Fuji TV/Amazon Prime on July 5


Banana Fish Anime Ad Reveals Ending Theme, Additional Cast

posted on 2018-06-21 13:04 EDT by Karen Ressler
Shōya Chiba, Sōma Saitō, more join cast for anime premiering on July 5


The Summer 2018 Anime Preview Guide - Banana Fish

Jul 5th 2018


Banana Fish Anime Premieres on Amazon Prime With English Subtitles

posted on 2018-07-05 18:43 EDT by Karen Ressler
Series premiered on Thursday

Amazon/Crackle/Netflix/Other - Anime Updates

This Week in Anime - Does the '80s-tastic Banana Fish Work For Modern Anime Fans?

by Michelle Liu and Steve Jones, Jul 24th 2018


This Week in Anime - Is Banana Fish Trying Too Hard To Be Shocking?

by Michelle Liu and Steve Jones, Sep 4th 2018




BLUE ENCOUNT Performs Banana Fish Anime’s 2nd Opening Song

posted on 2018-09-11 00:50 EDT / ANN
Anime of Akimi Yoshida manga premiered in July with Amazon streaming


Banana Fish and the History of BL

by Gabriella Ekens, Sep 12th 2018


Survive Said The Prophet Performs Banana Fish Anime’s 2nd Ending Song

posted on 2018-10-11 10:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Anime of Akimi Yoshida manga premiered in July with Amazon streaming


Banana Fish Comes Home to New York for Sight-Seeing Tour

posted on 2018-11-06 19:45 EST by Lynzee Loveridge


Banana Fish Pulls Ahead to Top Tokyo Anime Awards Fan Vote

posted on 2018-12-27 14:15 EST by Lynzee Loveridge


TV Anime BANANA FISH Wins “Anime Fan Award” at Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2019

February 15, 2019 11:15pm CST
The TV anime’s first four episodes will be screened in Ikebukuro on March 10


Banana Fish Wins Top 2019 BL Award

posted on 2019-04-16 19:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge