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"Death Note 2" Writer Provides an Update on the Upcoming Sequel

"Death Note 2" Writer Provides an Update on the Upcoming Sequel

Now, a possible milestone is upon us as the Netflix film Death Note could still be receiving a sequel which would mark the first anime adaptation to become a franchise in the US.The 2017 Hollywood adaptation of Death Note attempted to stay fairly true to its source material, however fans of the anime weren't exactly[...]

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"My Hero Academia," "Death Note" & More: The Ultimate Adult Swim "Toonami" Line-Up [OPINION]

I was so happy and surprised when Toonami decided to add it to its regular line-up. Death NoteHow could anyone not want to rewatch this gem over and over? Neon Genesis EvangelionA true "must watch" in every anime-loving-way possible... Cowboy BebopClassic… need I say more? Fruits BasketI know everyone has probably seen this, but I[...]

Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Television Detectives

Bleeding Cool Picks Their Favorite Television Detectives

Example of Columbo Sympathetic to Killer: Season 5, Episode 1 "Forgotten Lady"Margo Staten: The Sniffer (Kirill Karo) is a wealthy, loner Russian/Ukranian consultant who assists his friends on the force in solving the most brutal crimes using his extraordinary sense of smell.  As absurd as that may sound, his snark, antisocial personality, and catatonic-like tone makes him[...]

Jump Force's Producer Gets More Into the Death Note Characters

One of the biggest mysteries surrounding Jump Force after E3 is what the hell are the two characters from Death Note doing just watching the fight? A lot of people were wondering just what Light Yagami and Ryuk were doing up on that rooftop, and as it turns out, there may be a bit more[...]

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Everything You Need from Death Note: Our Review of the All-in-One Edition

Back in 2003, Tsugumi Ohba introduced us to the world of Death Note Nearly 15 years later, the series now has a cult following that rivals established manga series and captured a piece of pop-culture regarding how we look at death as a character and a finalization Last year, Netflix released a film based on[...]

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Cosplayer Spotlight: Brightside Cosplay

Still have a lot to learn!What was the inspiration behind your costume?I had recently watched Death Note on Netflix and while I didn't like the new adaption, it did remind me how much I love the original series As I was thinking about what characters I could cosplay from the anime, I had this[...]

Be Careful What You Write In The Death Note

Adam Hart writes for Bleeding Cool...You may know Death Note from its manga, anime, and or live action Japanese movie However Netflix hopes that you'll want to watch an American feature film adaptation from acclaimed horror director Adam Wingard.You're probably wondering why Wingard would take this risk knowing that most live action animes have been[...]

L and Light Get Character Posters For Netflix's 'Death Note'

Time for some new character posters for the upcoming Netflix adaptation of Death Note The movie has come under significant fire for its casting and location choices that it make it look like an adaptation in name only The poster for this series have been surprisingly artistic and the little details in them make them[...]

'Death Note' Director Adam Wingard Talks The American Setting And More

A lot of people have had a lot to say about the Netflix adaptation of the classic Japanese manga Death Note Most of it comes down to its casting and less about the location, but director Adam Wingard talked to IGN about how the location and character will differ greatly from the source material:“In the[...]

7 New HQ Stills From Netflix's 'Death Note' Adaptation

A new trailer for Netflix adaptation of Death Note dropped this past week, and we finally got a better look at Willem Dafoe's Ryuk Reactions to the trailer and the adaptation have been mixed across the board, but it'll be something to watch next month regardless Bloody Disgusting managed to get their hands on some[...]

'Death Note' Trailer: Dafoe's Ryuk Explains The Power Of Death Note

Netflix released the new trailer for its live-action Death Note movie ahead of its August 25th premiere, giving viewers their first-(kinda)-look at Willem Dafoe’s Ryuk, as well as another look at Lakeith Stanfield‘s detective L and more of a focus on Margaret Qualley's Mia. the trailer, Light Turner (Nat Wolff) stumbles upon the Death Note[...]

Netflix's 'Death Note' Movie Gets A New Poster Featuring Ryuk

There has been come controversy when it comes to the Death Note movie that Netflix is producing The movie doesn't come out until August so over the next several weeks we should expect to see more from the production One of the things we haven't had a chance to really see is Willem DeFoe as[...]

'Death Note' Director Defends His Casting Decisions

There has been a lot of controversy surrounding the Netflix's adaptation of the Japanese anime Death Note The idea of whitewashing has become a much larger talking point than it was several years ago and the idea of representation is important It's not an easy discussion to have and sometimes directors make it a little[...]

Death Note Movie Gets First Teaser From Netflix

Netflix has released the first trailer for their upcoming original film Death Note, based on the Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata Death Note follows 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[...]

Willem Dafoe Joins Death Note As Ryuk The Shinigami

Willem Dafoe will soon add a Shinigami to his list of screen-villain credits.Mashable reports the actor has signed on to lend his voice to Ryuk the Shimigami in Adam Wingard's adaptation of the popular Tsugumi Ohba/Takeshi Obata manga series Death Note.Natt Wolf stars as a young man who discovers a notebook which can snuff out[...]