Thought Death Note ended? Behold the 13th volume of Death Note, an official analysis manual - The last "piece" that will help readers discover all the mysteries of Death Note.
There will be a Normal Edition of the book, and a Special first edition version, which will come with special items. The book will be released on Friday, October 13. The Normal edition will be 680 yen ($6.80), the Special edition will be 3,500 yen ($35.00). The Special edition version can only be purchased through reservation:
Reserve the special edition before August 3 online.
If you are to order through your bookstore, reserve it by July 25.
ISBN for normal edition: 4-08-874095-5
ISBN for special edition: 4-08-908053-3
1. True Name Card -L-
A special card that tells you L's real name. Features an original illustration by Takeshi Obata.
2. One Shot "Death Note"
A prototype one shot that was released in Shounen Jump prior to Death Note's serialization. It also includes a 4 koma manga that isn't included in the usual Jump Comics.
3. Death Note Reversible Cover
Front side contains Takeshi Obata 's original art, back side contains Death Note!
4. Super long interview of Obata and Ohba
The truth of Death Note disclosed by the mangaka and the author! It also includes commentary on all the subtitles and other secret stories behind character settings.
5. People, Incidents, ... Investigation on All of the Mysteries of the Story
Profiling of the main characters. Explaination of the Kira incidents according to the story's timeline!
6. Other Data
A list of L's sweets/snacks. Not related to the story, but important for Death Note!
The Special edition will come with the following:
Item 1: Kira incident puppets. A set of 5.
Item 2: Obata Takeshi original art box, which can hold 12 Death Note tankobans. (Tankos are not included, buy them yourself!)
Translated by ocean