While the world's criminals continue to drop dead, L meets by computer with representatives from various nations. He requests that a task force be set up in Japan, under the direction of none other than Soichiro Yagami, Light's father.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Mamoru Miyano ...
Light Yagami (voice)
Kappei Yamaguchi ...
L (voice)
Naoya Uchida ...
Soichiro Yagami (voice)
Ai Sato ...
Sachiko Yagami (voice)
Haruka Kudô ...
Sayu Yagami (voice)
Ryô Naitô ...
Tôta Matsuda (voice)
Tsunehisa Fujii ...
Announcer (voice) (as Tsunehisa Fujii -Nippon TV announcer-)
Yasunori Masutani ...
English Teacher (voice)
Masaki Aizawa ...
American Representative (voice)
Mitsuaki Hoshino ...
Attendee A (voice)
Ryûji Mizuno ...
Attendee B (voice)
Shinpachi Tsuji ...
Attendee C (voice)
Masaru Suzuki ...
Young Man A (voice)
Yukitoshi Tokumoto ...
Young Man B / Lind L. Tailor (voice)
Kôta Nemoto ...
Young Man C (voice)


As Light continues his plan to be the god of a better world, Ryuk presents a new fact: anyone who touches the death notebook will be able to see him, too, not just Light, prompting Light to establish some ingenious protection. Meanwhile, the brilliant and mysterious L sets a trap to convince the world of Light's existence and narrow the search for where to find him. Written by statmanjeff

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10 October 2006 (Japan)  »

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Did You Know?


One of Light's methods of hiding the Death Note involves rigging a drawer with an electric current and a plastic bag full of gasoline. In reality, the gasoline would dissolve the plastic bag and cause the trap to go off on its own. See more »


Light Yagami: If I'm serious about trying to create an ideal world that's free from evil, then I need to make the most of my time.
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(First ending theme, episodes #1-19)
Performed by Nightmare
Music and Lyrics by Sakito
Arrangement by Nightmare
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