Death Note
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Death Note
First Aired: October 4th, 2006
Status: Ended
Air Time: Tuesday, 12:00 PM
Network: NTV (JP)
Summary: Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects, who's bored out of his mind. One day he finds the "Death Note" - a notebook from the realm of the Death Gods, with the power to kill people in any way he desires. With the Death Note in hand, Light decides to create his perfect world, without crime or criminals. However, when criminals start dropping dead one by one, the authorites send the legendary detective L to track down the killer, and a battle of wits, deception and logic ensues...
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Season 2
Episode 1: Successor
Air Date: February 27th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: L listens in on the Yotsuba Corporation meetings after bugging their meeting room. Now the task force is divided between stopping them all now or waiting to see which among them is Kira.
Episode 2: Activity
Air Date: March 6th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: The taskforce decides to use Misa to get closer to the Yotsuba Corporation for further investigation. Rem contacts Misa telling her to be wary and listen to Light. In the end, Misa reveals Higuchi as Kira to the taskforce.
Episode 3: Guidance
Air Date: March 13rd, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Now that the taskforce knows the identity of Kira, they set up an elaborate plan to capture him. However, the plan is risky because Matsuda must put his life on the line. Will Higuchi fall for the trap, or will he elude capture?
Episode 4: Mania
Air Date: March 20th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: The trap goes as planned and Higuchi is scrambling around, until being cornered. It seems that L will finally be triumphant...or will he?
Episode 5: Revival
Air Date: March 27th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Light touches the Death Note and gains his memories back. Light and Misa start planning L's death, and he is oblivious to the fact they are the Kira's because of some fake rules Light had put on the notebook. It seems L is now a sitting duck.
Episode 6: Silence
Air Date: April 3rd, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: L still cannot believe the 13 day rule Light made up and he hounds Rem over if its real or not. Light, sensing the danger, if the rule is discovered, makes Rem decided whether or not she will sacrifice her life and kill L so that Misa may live.
Episode 7: Regeneration
Air Date: April 10th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Light succeeds Ryuuzaki as the new L. Light creates his new world splitting the world into those who support him and those who oppose him.
Episode 8: Abduction
Air Date: April 17th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Five years have passed and two new people stand up to Kira. Near, takes position within the SPK, and Mello decides to kidnap Sayu.
Episode 9: Impatience
Air Date: April 24th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Near and Light work together to save Sayu while Mello makes off with the Death Note. He then proceeds to use the notebook to kill off the majority of the SPK, cornering Near.
Episode 10: Father
Air Date: May 1st, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Soichiro feels guilt over giving the notebook to Mello, so he agrees to put his life on the line to execute a plan to capture Mello.
Episode 11: Justice
Air Date: May 8th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Near is told that one of the rules on the notebook is a fake by Mello. Near begins suspecting Light as Kira and is attempting to divide the taskforce. Light makes a plan to kill Near.
Episode 12: Transfer
Air Date: May 15th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Light's attack on Near backfires and more attention is drawn to him. With the threat of the task force defecting to Near, he has no option but to have Misa relinquish her Death Note and deliver it to a new Second Kira.
Episode 13: Choice
Air Date: May 22nd, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Mikami reveals past is shown as a young man with a strong sense of justice since he was a boy. He finds a new spokesperson for Kira, Light's old college girlfriend. Light takes the initiative and acts as her boyfriend to get closer to her.
Episode 14: Ridicule
Air Date: May 29th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: The story is falling into place for Near, and both he and Light are making final preparations for a climatic show down. Will Light's secret life finally be revealed?
Episode 15: Glare
Air Date: June 5th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Thanks to Aizawa, the task force has indisputable proof that Light is passing messages to Kiyomi without their awareness. Near finds proof that Mikami is Kira-X, and decides to put his final plan into motion in 24 days.
Episode 16: Murderous Intent
Air Date: June 12nd, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Light and Near make arrangements for their meeting and Kiyomi is kidnapped, leading to insidious results.
Episode 17: 1.28
Air Date: June 19th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: The task force and SPK meet at the warehouse as planned, and Mikami makes a guest appearance to kill everyone at once for Light.
Episode 18: New World
Air Date: June 26th, 2007, 12:00 PM
Summary: Everything is decided by the intellectual battle between Light and Near.