Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects—and he’s bored out of his mind. But all that changes when he finds the Death Note, a notebook dropped by a rogue Shinigami death god. Any human whose name is written in the notebook dies, and Light has vowed to use the power of the Death Note to rid the world of evil. But will Light succeed in his noble goal, or will the Death Note turn him into the very thing he fights against?
#2 – Revival
Season 1 – Episode 24
While Higuchi is finally captured, Light inadvertently regains his memories as Kira.
The episode was rated from 546 votes.
#3 – 1.28
Season 1 – Episode 36
The Japanese Task Force and the SPK finally meet at YellowBox Warehouse on January 28th. However, a third party has come to the warehouse as well, on Kira’s orders to kill everyone else there.
The episode was rated from 488 votes.
#4 – New World
Season 1 – Episode 37
The climactic battle between Light Yagami and L’s successors finally comes to a close.
The episode was rated from 571 votes.
#5 – Wager
Season 1 – Episode 15
Light tries using the second Kira to find out L’s real name. However, L is well prepared for Kira’s next move and is able to get one of the Kiras in his custody soon enough.
The episode was rated from 609 votes.
#6 – Frenzy
Season 1 – Episode 23
L and the Task Force close in on Higuchi who continues to play into their hands. But as time before Kira’s identity is revealed on Sakura TV gets closer, Higuchi gets desperate and makes the deal for shinigami eyes.
The episode was rated from 538 votes.
#7 – Overcast
Season 1 – Episode 7
Light meets Penber’s fiance — an ex-officer who is determined to hunt down Kira.
The episode was rated from 700 votes.
#8 – Decision
Season 1 – Episode 16
After renouncing ownership of both Death Notes, Light turns himself in to L and is imprisoned.
The episode was rated from 591 votes.
#9 – Pursuit
Season 1 – Episode 4
Light creates a complex plan involving the Death Note and another criminal to try and expose his follower’s name and identity.
The episode was rated from 815 votes.
#10 – Confrontation
Season 1 – Episode 2
Light falls into the first of many of L’s attempts to uncover him from his Kira alter ego.
The episode was rated from 979 votes.