Dimensions: 200 Pages, 7.87 × 5.51 × 0.79 in
Published: September 23, 2008
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1421525771
ISBN - 13: 9781421525778
About the Book
Everything changes for Light Yagami when he finds a notebook dropped by a rogue Shinigami death god. Light vows to use the Death Note to rid the world of evil. This Collector's Edition of Volume 1 features full-color art for the first time in a premium new package.
From the Publisher
Best selling VIZ series Death Note, Volume 1 now reissued in an
amazing fan-desirable collector''s edition! Special edition
features larger trim, sturdy deluxe hardcover binding and
protective dust cover. Both new and collector fans will admire this
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 now
Light has vowed to use the power of the Death Note to rid
the world of evil. But when criminals begin dropping dead, the
authorities send the legendary detective L to track down the
killer. With L hot on his heels, will Light lose sight of his noble
goal...or his life?
Light tests the boundaries of the Death Note''s powers as
L and the police begin to close in. Luckily Light''s father is the
head of the Japanese National Police Agency and leaves vital
information about the case lying around the house. With access to
his father''s files, Light can keep one step ahead of the
authorities. But who is the strange man following him, and how can
Light guard against enemies whose names he doesn''t know?
- Over 2.8 Million copies sold to date in Japan. - Characters from
Death Note also seen in Japense Video Game Jump Superstars!
About the Author
Artist Takeshi Obata made his debut in 1989 with CYBORG JI-CHAN G. The runner-up recipient of the 30th Annual Tezuka Award, Obata''s major works include CHIKARABITO DENSETSU and MASHIN BOUKENTAN LAMP-LAMP.