One of the things that Netflix’s Death Note gets absolutely right is the Shinigami, Ryuk. Death Note: The VR Experience will allow you to encounter Ryuk and wield the power of the Death Note for yourself. Interested?
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VIZ Media is releasing an omnibus-style collection of the classic manga Death Note. Death Note All-In-One Edition includes the complete Death Note saga – the battle of wits between Light Yagami and the mysterious prodigy detective L – plus an epilogue that has never been published in English. The Death Note All-In-One Edition is in […]
One of the most compelling elements of Netflix’s Death Note movie is the shinigami (death god), Ryuk. Voiced by Willem Dafoe, he is a character that picks its spots and is genuinely scary. Netflix has released a new video in which Dafoe, director Adam Wingard and the film’s leads – Nat Wolff and Margaret Qaulley […]
Trying to adapt a 2400-page manga into a 101-minute movie is what used to be called a mug’s game – a task so remarkably daunting/stupid that it wasn’t even worth considering. Adam Wingard’s Death Note is a bit better than that, but not much.
Based on the famous Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, Death Note follows Light Turner (Nat Wolff) a high school student who comes across a supernatural notebook, realizing it holds within it a great power; if the owner inscribes someone’s name into it while picturing their face, he or she will die. Intoxicated with […]
Saved the best for last…meet Mia Sutton from the Netflix original film Death Note. Mia (Margaret Qualley, The Leftovers) is the high school girlfriend of Light Turner (Nat Wolff, above), who embarks on a crusade alongside him to rid the world of evil with the ‘Death Note.’ Death Note premieres on August 25th.
When Light Turner discovers the note that enables him to kill by entering his victims’ names into it, it’s L, a mysterious detective prodigy who is set to apprehend him. On June 29th, Netflix released the character poster for Ryuk (above), an apple-eating demon who comes with the killer notebook. Today, the streamer has released […]
Director Adam Wingard, stars Nat Wolff, Margaret Qualley and Lakeith Stanfield, and producer Masi Oka talk about the Netflix adaptation of Death in a new featurette from Netflix. Death Note Premieres on August 25th.
What if you could decide who lives or dies? Based on the classic manga by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, Death Note tells the story of a high school student who acquires a notebook with a special power – writing a person’s name in the notebook results in that person’s death! Netflix has released the first […]
VIZ Media will be showcasing Netflix’s live-action Death Note film – based on the classic Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata – at Licensing Expo 2017. The film will premiere on Netflix on August 25th. VIZ will also be highlighting some of their flagship titles, including: Death Note (anime), Naruto Shippenden, One-Punch Man (an outrageously […]
Tubi TV has added the complete run of VIZ Media’s anime series Bleach (all 366 episodes) to its slate of anime programming – joining VIZ Media’s Death Note, Hunter x Hunter, Bakuman and Naruto – among others. Tubi will stream the series in its original Japanese with English subtitles.