After an intelligent yet cynical high school student begins to cleanse the world from evil with the help of a magical notebook that can kill anyone whose name is written on it, international authorities call upon a mysterious detective known as “L” to thwart his efforts.
- A battle of wits between a high school student and a mysterious detective known as “L” where the student looks to cleanse the world of evil criminals with the help of a supernatural notebook while the detective wants to stop all these killings of criminals.
- After the smart and brilliant Light Yagami discovers this book, he soon yet to realize it has a secret power. He looks like an average, top of the class, student. But in reality he’s way more than that, in his eyes, he’s a god. The savor of the earth and will kill anyone who will get in the way.
- Light Yagami, after finding a book that kills people whose names are written in it, develops a God complex. His own father being the chief of Tokyo police, he fights against the world’s best detective, L, to bring the world to his own idea of utopia.