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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
3 October 2006 (Japan) See more »
Tagline:
Take down Yotsuba! See more »
Plot:
An intelligent high school student goes on a secret crusade to eliminate criminals from the world after discovering a notebook capable of killing anyone whose name is written into it. Full summary »
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2 wins See more »
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 19 of 84)
Mamoru Miyano ... Light Yagami (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
Brad Swaile ... Light Yagami (37 episodes, 2006-2007)

Vincent Tong ... Touta Matsuda / ... (35 episodes, 2006-2007)
Ryô Naitô ... Touta Matsuda / ... (34 episodes, 2006-2007)

Brian Drummond ... Ryuk / ... (30 episodes, 2006-2007)

Trevor Devall ... Shuichi Aizawa / ... (30 episodes, 2006-2007)
Naoya Uchida ... Soichiro Yagami (27 episodes, 2006-2007)

Chris Britton ... Soichiro Yagami (27 episodes, 2006-2007)
Keiji Fujiwara ... Shuichi Aizawa / ... (26 episodes, 2006-2007)
Kappei Yamaguchi ... L (25 episodes, 2006-2007)
Aya Hirano ... Misa Amane (25 episodes, 2006-2007)

Alessandro Juliani ... L / ... (25 episodes, 2006-2007)

Shannon Chan-Kent ... Misa Amane / ... (25 episodes, 2006-2007)

Shidô Nakamura ... Ryuk (24 episodes, 2006-2007)
Kazuya Nakai ... Kanzo Mogi / ... (22 episodes, 2006-2007)
John Murphy ... Kanzo Mogi / ... (22 episodes, 2006-2007)
Kiyoshi Kobayashi ... Watari (18 episodes, 2006-2007)
French Tickner ... Watari / ... (18 episodes, 2006-2007)
Masaki Aizawa ... Anthony Rester / ... (17 episodes, 2006-2007)
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Series Directed by
Tetsuro Araki (34 episodes, 2006-2007)
Tomohiko Ito (7 episodes, 2006-2007)
Hiroyuki Tsuchiya (3 episodes, 2006-2007)
Mitsuhiro Yoneda (3 episodes, 2006-2007)
Eiko Nishi (3 episodes, 2007)
Makoto Bessho (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Shinji Nagamura (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Oyunamu (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Naoyasu Hanyu (2 episodes, 2006)
Hisato Shimoda (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Writing credits
Takeshi Obata (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
Tsugumi Ohba (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
Toshiki Inoue (22 episodes, 2006-2007)
Shoji Yonemura (9 episodes, 2006-2007)
Yasuko Kobayashi (5 episodes, 2006-2007)

Series Produced by
Mikiko Kobayashi .... assistant producer (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
Masao Maruyama .... producer (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
Toshio Nakatani .... producer (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
Manabu Tamura .... producer (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Original Music by
Yoshihisa Hirano (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
Hideki Taniuchi (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Cinematography by
Kazuhiro Yamada (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Direction by
Mio Isshiki (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Tomohiko Ito .... assistant director (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Art Department
Ryôsuke Nakamura .... storyboard artist (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Sound Department
Rie Komiya .... sound effects: Anime Sound (37 episodes, 2006-2007)

Tomoaki Yamada .... sound producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Kenji Hachizaki .... key animator (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Eun-Soon Byun .... inbetween animator: DR Movie (2 episodes, 2006)
Hye Soon Byun .... inbetween animator: DR Movie (2 episodes, 2006)
Yong-jae Kim .... inbetween animator: DR Movie (2 episodes, 2006)
Akemi Kobayashi .... animation director / key animator (2 episodes, 2006)
Akiko Ohshima .... in-between animation checker (2 episodes, 2006)
Yong Kyoung Park .... digital paint artist: DR Movie (2 episodes, 2006)
Yun Hee Park .... digital paint artist: DR Movie (2 episodes, 2006)
 
Series Music Department
Fumiko Harada .... music supervisor (37 episodes, 2006-2007)
Nightmare .... composer: theme music (19 episodes, 2006-2007)
Maximum The Hormone .... composer: theme music (18 episodes, 2007)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Death Note: Desu nôto" - Japan (original title)
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Runtime:
24 min | 851 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
Certification:
Australia:PG (DVD volume 4) | Australia:M (some episodes) | Canada:14A (DVD rating) | Canada:G (Quebec) (DVD rating) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) (volume 2, 9) | Canada:14+ (TV rating) | Germany:12 (some episodes) | Germany:16 (some episodes) | Hungary:18 | Netherlands:12 | New Zealand:M | New Zealand:PG (DVD volume 4) | South Korea:15 | Spain:7 | Spain:13 | Spain:13 (Catalonia) | UK:12 | USA:TV-14 (DVD rating) | USA:TV-14 (TV rating) | USA:TV-MA (one episode)

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Trivia:
A picture of Light Yagami can be seen in an episode of Death Parade (2015), an anime that is made by some of the same companies that made the anime for Death Note.See more »
Quotes:
Yagami Light:I'll solve equations with my right hand and write names with my left. I'll take a potato chip... and eat it!See more »
Movie Connections:
Remade as Death Note (2006)See more »

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179 out of 197 people found the following review useful.
Rush!, 15 November 2006
Author: Jamex_ from Canada

After watching the first six episodes, I find that the story line is very well though out. Unlike many series, Death Note has a way of keeping ahead of the watcher, and one can never predict what is about to happen.

The series is obviously dark. One of the things that I find interesting about Death Note that the protagonist isn't the good guy, like that of the stereotypical protagonist. The fact that this series goes morally were few others will go is definitely one of the reasons I find this series to be so enticing.

I'm definitely hooked!

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