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
Banana Fish is an anime adaptation of the manga series written and illustrated by Akimi Yoshida. It was serialized from 1985 to 1994 by Shojo Comics. The manga finally gets an anime adaptation now in 2018. The story follows Ash Lynx, a young gang leader involved in all sorts of things. There’s mafia, violence, kidnapping, and murder involved. which make this anime great.