デスノート / Death Note

On-Air: 5 July to 13 September, 2015
Network: NTV
Type: Renzoku
No. of Episodes: 11
Runtime: Sundays, 10.30pm
Average rating: 11.55%
Official site @ntv

Synopsis:

Yagami Light is an ordinary college student living with his father and sister in a society with an imperfect justice system. One night, after encountering a school bully, he finds a strange black notebook, which allows the user to kill a person simply by writing down their name. He resolves to use the Death Note to bring justice to the world by killing criminals, while the great detective L resolves to solve the case…

Cast:

Kubota Masataka as Yagami Light
Yamazaki Kento as L
Yuki Mio as Near
Matsushige Yutaka as Yagami Souichirou
Sano Hinako as Amane Misa
Fujiwara Reiko as Yagami Sayu
Maeda Gouki as Matsuda Touta
Satou Jirou as Mogi Kanzou
Seki Megumi as Himura Shouko
Yuge Tomohisa as Aizawa Shuuichi
Hankai Kazuaki as Watari
Oshinari Shugo as Mikami Teru

Trailer:

Episode ratings:

  • 5 July, 2015 – Episode 1 @ 16.9%
  • 12 July, 2016 – Episode 2 @ 12.3%
  • 19 July, 2016 – Episode 3 @ 8.7%
  • 26 July, 2016 – Episode 4 @ 10.6%
  • 2 August, 2016 – Episode 5 @ 8.2%
  • 9 August, 2016 – Episode 6 @ 10.2%
  • 16 August, 2016 – Episode 7 @ 11.6%
  • 23 August, 2016 – Episode 8 @ 11.4%
  • 30 August, 2016 – Episode 9 @ 11.7%
  • 6 September, 2016 – Episode 10 @ 11.4%
  • 13 September, 2016 – Final Episode @ 14.1%

DVD release (27 January, 2016):

DVD-box @ CDJapan | Amazon | HMV
BD-box @ CDJapan | Amazon | HMV

Kento’s image shots as L:

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