Death Note

When Light Yagami finds a notebook giving him power over death, will he use it for good—or evil?

Created by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata | MoreLess about Death Note

Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects—and he’s bored out of his mind. But all that changes when he finds the Death Note, a notebook dropped by a rogue Shinigami death god. Any human whose name is written in the notebook dies, and Light has vowed to use the power of the Death Note to rid the world of evil. But will Light succeed in his noble goal, or will the Death Note turn him into the very thing he fights against?

Tsugumi Ohba
Born in Tokyo, Tsugumi Ohba is the author of the hit series Death Note and Bakuman。

Takeshi Obata
Takeshi Obata was born in 1969 in Niigata, Japan, and first achieved international recognition as the artist of the wildly popular Shonen Jump title Hikaru no Go, which won the 2003 Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize: Shinsei “New Hope” Award and the 2000 Shogakukan Manga Award. He went on to illustrate the smash hit Death Note as well as the hugely successful manga Bakuman。 and All You Need Is Kill.
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Death Note 37: New World (Dubbed)

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Death Note 36: 1.28 (Dubbed)

Death Note 35: Malice (Dubbed)

Death Note 34: Vigilance (Dubbed)

Death Note 33: Scorn (Dubbed)

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Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects—and he’s bored out of his mind. But all that changes when he finds the Death Note, a notebook dropped by a rogue Shinigami death god. Any human whose name is written in the notebook dies, and now Light has vowed to use the power of the Death Note to rid the world of evil. Will Light’s noble goal succeed, or will the Death Note turn him into the very thing he fights against?

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June 29, 2017

Death Note

Chapter 16
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June 27, 2017

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Chapter 15
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June 22, 2017

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Chapter 14
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June 13, 2017

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Chapter 13
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