The Best Episodes of Death Note
Last Updated: Jan 22, 2019
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...
#1 - Silence
Season 1 - Episode 25
L continues to interrogate Rem, while Light manipulates Rem into killing off the greatest obstacles in his way.
#4 - New World
Season 1 - Episode 37
The climactic battle between Light Yagami and L's successors finally comes to a close.
#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.
#14 - Guidance
Season 1 - Episode 22
Thanks to Misa, the Task Force now knows the identity of the new Kira and L plans an elaborate scheme to smoke him out of hiding.
#17 - Malice
Season 1 - Episode 35
Light and Near agree upon a meeting place for the final confrontation. A key player is kidnapped and the end results are shocking.
#21 - Father
Season 1 - Episode 29
Mortified over allowing the Death Note to fall into Mello's hands in order to save his daughter, Soichiro puts himself into harm's way in order to get it back.
#23 - Love
Season 1 - Episode 12
After seeing the message "Kira" sent, the task force decide to make a reply and adds Light to the force. Yet while the task force and L try to find the fake "Kira" Light has to find her first or else the existence of the Death Note will be revealed!
#24 - Performance
Season 1 - Episode 21
The Task Force uses Misa as a way to get closer to the Yotsuba corporation. But things get complicated when Rem tries to communicate with her.
#25 - Confession
Season 1 - Episode 13
The Task Force and Light continue to try and find the second Kira based on the evidence they keep receiving from him. Little do the other officers know that Light wants to find him for the sake of bettering his position as Kira.