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What is Death Note?

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Death Note is a anime/manga about how a Shinigami (god of death) gave a seemingly random human the power to hand out capital punishment to any other human whose name and face is known to them. Supposedly, the Shinigami did this out of boredom and to toy with the humans.

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Ryuk, a Shinigami, got his hands on two Death Notes and randomly placed one on Earth in hopes that a human would find it. Death Notes are notebooks that allow the owner of the Note to kill a human whose name and face is known to the owner in two ways: specifically (which leads to experimentation) and generally with a heart attack. Shinigami use them in their routine killing of humans.

Light Yagami, the human who found Ryuk's notebook, is an unusually smart high school senior living in the Kanto region of Japan. Almost immediately after finding the Note, he began to consider himself superior to other humans and often referred to himself as a god. He goes about dealing "justice" by killing hundreds of convicted criminals with the Death Note.

The police catch on that there must be someone manning the killings, calling this murderer "Kira", which is derived from the Japanese pronunciation of the English word "killer". In addition, the cops have the enigmatic detective "L" to help them and through his brilliance, they are able to trick Light into revealing that he is int he Kanto region of Japan.

Thenceforth, the battle between Kira and L commences. L must find Kira and bring him to justice and Kira must find L and kill him.

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It is a Rewrite of the original Death Note series.

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The Death Note anime has 37 episodes.

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You can find Death Note abridged on Youtube.

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How do you destroy a death note?

A Death Note is only paper so you burn it.

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yeah... light died in death note...

How long did light yagami have the death note?

How he had the Death Note was because he found it.

Where can you watch Death Note Another Note?

Death Note: Another Note: The Los Angelas BB Murder Cases is not something that you can watch. It is a spin-off novel from the original Death Note series by nisosin.

Where to download death note movie?

You can downoad Death Note,Death Note 2:The last name and L Change The World at UTorrent or Limewire

Who is best to act as-L from Death Note or Near from Death Note?

Near from death note because he actually won the battle in the end

How do you get a death note?

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Where can you find a Death Note Directors Cut dubbed?

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