One day Raito, a senior in high school, discovers a notebook on his school's grounds with a sign "Death Note" on it. At first, he assumes that this is a trick but after the notebook proves that it is authentic, Light decides to make the world a better place to live by killing criminals who are above the law, giving at the same time a lesson to criminals all around the world. Raito distinguishes himself from his coevals with his inteligency and sharp mind. His providence and boldness, developed to a frightening degree, combined with the impulse of bringing his own justice, and the weapon, given to him by the gods, make him the biggest threat for the criminals and the whole world.
Translated from Bulgarian language by: Ted^Maverick (TV_Squad)