Tsugumi ohba born in tokyo tsugumi ohba is the author of the hit series death note and bakuman takeshi obata takeshi obata was born in 1969 in niigata japan and first achieved international recognition as the artist of the wildly popular shonen jump title hikaru no go which won the 2003 tezuka osamu cultural prize. Death note is a manga by tsugumi ohba and takeshi obata it has been adapted in live action movies an animated television show video games and novels.
Shinsei new hope award and the 2000 shogakukan manga award.
Death note manga books online. Death note is a japanese manga series written by tsugumi ohba and illustrated by takeshi obata. This hefty omnibus combines all 2 400 pages of the megahit thriller into a single massive tome presented in a beautiful silver slipcase. This is all contained in a sturdy and beautifully illustrated wrap around cardboard carry case pictured.
The death note which belonged to the shinigami ryuk and grants the user the supernatural ability to kill anyone whose name is written in its pages. A perfect collectible conversation piece and a must have for death note fans. With a plastic handle and velcro fastenings.
Alongside the books this set also provides a thick booklet a how to use guide for the death note itself comprising all of the how to use pages from the beginning of each chapter of the books. Later the individual chapters were collected into twelve separate tankōbon in april 2005 death note was licensed for publication in north america by viz media and the first english. Death note デスノート desu nōto literally death s notebook is a shōnen manga written by tsugumi ōba and drawn by takeshi obata.
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The death note manga series was first serialized in the japanese manga magazine weekly shōnen jump published by shueisha on december 1 2003. The series has since ended in japan with a total of 108 chapters. You are now reading death note 1 online.
It is prepublished in weekly shōnen jump magazine from december 2003 to may 2006 subsequently published in twelve tankōbon from may 2004 to october 2006 by shūeisha. The story follows light yagami a teen genius who stumbles across a mysterious otherworldly notebook. Also contains an epilogue chapter never before seen in english.
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