After an intelligent yet cynical high school student begins to cleanse the world from evil with the help of a magical notebook that can kill anyone whose name is written on it, international authorities call upon a mysterious detective known as "L" to thwart his efforts.
Did You Know?
The theme playing at the very beginning of the pilot is a chanted variation of the prayer "Kyrie Eleison", which is Greek for "Lord have mercy." See more
Oh, and by the way, Light darling - do you know how to kill a shinigami?
Did you just call me "darling"?
Fine, then do you mind if I call you "knight" instead? 'Cause you're like my knight in shining armor, you know.
Let's just stick with "Light."
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