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Death Note: New Generation 

The miniseries focuses on the three new lead characters of the film Death Note: Light Up the NEW World: Tsukuru Mishima, Ryuzaki, and Yuki Shien. Each episode provides backstory for one of ... See full summary »
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The miniseries focuses on the three new lead characters of the film Death Note: Light Up the NEW World: Tsukuru Mishima, Ryuzaki, and Yuki Shien. Each episode provides backstory for one of the characters and bridges the 10-year gap between the previous films, which canonically took place in 2005-2006, and the new film taking place in 2016.

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16 September 2016 (Japan) See more »

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Death Note New Generation: Watchable accompaniment to Light Up the New World
28 September 2017 | by PlatypuschowSee all my reviews

This three episode mini series is an accompaniment to the Light Up A New World movie, it provides backgrounds on the three main characters in the lead up to the film.

Ideally watched first these are nice little introductions but visually not in the same league as the film, they are more like webisodes.

They bring little new material to the franchise but are perfectly watchable all the same and bring some interesting balance to Yûki Shien especially.

The Good:

They go well with the movie

The Bad:

One is far far weaker than the other two

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These kind of accompaniments should perhaps become more common


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