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Hello! My name is ReverieCode and I’m a Wiki Representative from Fandom.
I wanted to draw your attention to a 2 week quality of life bug fixing project we’re undertaking at Fandom as we work through a ton of great feedback we got about the new unified experience we unveiled at Community Connect last weekend. This work will focus on bugs which haven’t risen to critical fix levels while the engineering teams have been heads down on the unified experience work, like features not quite working the way they’re intended or the way they used to on the legacy platform.
You can read more about it in this blog, but what I’m specifically reaching out about is seeing if you have any particular bugs on the wiki that are really annoying, but not site break…
As you might already know, Wikia Staff has added videos at the top of the following pages on the Death Note Wiki:
- Light Yagami - Script has been edited by the community and sent for updating.
- Misa Amane
- L (character)
- Rules of the Death Note
These videos were not created by Death Note Wiki contributors and we had little say regarding their content or implementation. They were created by Wikia Staff.
We have now been given the opportunity to update and improve them, starting with Light's video.
For any members of the Death Note Wiki community or Death Note fandom, I encourage you to offer suggested improvements so that these videos are accurate and clear. The scipts we have to improve are here:
Light Yagami- Done.
- Others pending.
I would like to g…
Hey Death Note Wiki community!
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To that end, we're creating a new volunteer group at FANDOM called "Volunteer Curators". What we're looking for are subject matter experts that have deep knowledge of news and features about their favorite game, movie or TV show. If you spend a bunch of time on the anime subreddit or follow anime news obsessively, we want to talk to you!
We're looking for people like you to help us round out our anime coverage - everything f…
The new layout is live!
I think I got all the main code that needs to be updated for readability, and I'll keep making tweaks to the rest. If you spot anything that could use an improvement, drop me a note!
Stuff still to do:
- Main page header images. For now, I put in a quick fix to invert the images, which is why they appear white. I'll look into updating them though.
- Main page sub-header styles.
- Chat fixes. The chat room's night/day view options are now both black, so that's useless. Will need to get around to implementing display options.
- Tabber tabs look kinda funny.
- Manga navigation box image. The death note image is hard to see, maybe find a new image.
- Site needs like 100% more silhouettes of Ryuk flying.
In really liked the textures the Death Notes have in Light up the NEW world. They are adding more Fantasy to it.
After So Many Years...Season 2 of Death Note comes in 2017!
I can't wait for it.
We all Miss Death Note,Right?
Well,It will be Boring without L and Light :(
What if They Return?
Leave Replies Here :D
Let me know if something doesn't work (and what browser you use), and I'll check it out.
People argue that Tsugumi Ohba is a pen name. Some say Hiroshi Gamou is the author of Death Note manga. Others say it is Asami Yuuko! Well! I guess, as crazy as it may sound, the Author has no certain name ( Remember; a nameless orphan) He is all Hiroshi, Asami, Tsugumi and any other. This means that a search for the author's name is not the right beginning, maybe more attention should be given to the characters, L in specific. L used a name of a celebrity Hideki Ryuga as well as the Author used the name Asami Yuuko. What about the fake rule; If the user of the Death Note fails to consecutively write names within 13 days of each other, then the user will die, in how to use list of the death note. Why 13 days and why the Author wrote How to rea…
By making use of the user-specific CSS customization available by editing User:[username]/custom.css, I've begun working on creating style themes for the new infobox markup. I've been playing with a few ideas and styles, which I'm putting up here for previewing.
As mentioned before, I can style the new infoboxes to look like the classic ones currently in use. If we're interested in a seamless, unnoticeable transition, this is an option.
Another option is that we can make some changes. The more I consider the possibilities and look through other documentation and designs, the more I'm inspired to update our infobox design.
- 1 Previews
- 2 New style features
- 3 A few infobox features of note in the previews
- 4 Existing Color Themes
Below is a preview/compar…
Creating pages for voice actors and actresses from the English and Japanese dub of the Death Note anime have been sanctioned by staff. You may now make these articles for any cast member as long as it is not a direct copy-paste text and has sources. Dubs for other languages has not been discussed yet, and live-action actors/actresses are still under consideration.
--NightFalcon9004 (talk) 02:40, April 17, 2016 (UTC)
I've mentioned before that I'm in favor of migrating to the new infobox markup, called portable infoboxes. They have some neat features, like groups and collapsible sections, and they should display correctly across multiple devices. (If you've tried to view a page here on your smartphone lately, you'll know what I'm talking about.) You can read more about them here. I've made one infobox for testing, which is currently in use on the Death Note (TV drama) page.
The wiki already has a nice color theme and setup going with the existing templates, and I'd like to preserve that. Styling the new infoboxes will require an admin to do it in the community's CSS code, which you can read more about here. Today, I used Chrome to mess with the CSS of t…
is it me or is it whenever I come on here nobody is in the chatroom?
Let it be known that any user who uses Tor will be carefully watched. This is simply a precaution, and aside from being carefully watched, the user will otherwise be treated the same.
There will be no exceptions to this rule.
I got harassing messages from him even afterward. He said it was smart of me to quit, that he's going to find me, that I'm going to pay the ultimate price, that he'll see me soon, that he's obsessed. If that's the case, then I don't see why quitting the wiki would make any difference. Thanks, though, to ForcesOfNature, for filling everyone in.
He could've gotten rid of me, but he kept pushing, and if he thinks I'm kidding about the FBI he's mistaken. I'm going to talk to a lawyer about how to file the report tomorrow.
That is all.
I noticed on the Doubt page that there was a section of goofs (i.e. mistakes or oversights) made in the episode. I really like that idea, and I find it very likely that there are other goofts in other episodes. If you ever notice any, feel free to add them.
We might want to think of a new section title instead of "goofs", though.
What is the real difference between the two? Most characters on this wiki that have character sections tend to be more like or exactly like a personality section.
Due to the latest incident on this wiki I feel it is time to award new admin roles to people on this wiki as we only seem to two active admins right now (me and StillAlive).
Comment on this blog and tell me what skills you can offer us and I will start by awarding you a "Rollback" Position and will agree a specific Primary Role for you to have on the wiki.
If you then continue to prove your worth upon the wiki as time goes by I may then award you a "Sysop" Position.
Primary Roles can include the following...
- Wiki Discussion
- Article Quality Control
- Category article management
- Making and managing templates
- Image management
- Repairing links
- Chat moderators
(plus anything else that can be determined by what skills you think you can offer) …
Should every character article have one or no?
I noticed that not a lot of the characters have one and i think that it's important.
Due to a recent event on the wiki, I'm going to go over Wikipedia's rules on "Offensive material".
According to the guidelines, "offensive material" (i.e. swears, slurs, etc.) are not to be used unless it is from a direct quote. For example, there are several influences in the Death Note series in which characters swear, and it is acceptable, when using those quotes for an article, to include the swear. However, using swears in blog entries, articles, etc., when not in the context previously stated, is not allowed. Bowdlerizing swears is also not acceptable.
Personally, I swear like an *insert expletive here* sailor, but that is beside the point. Rules are rules. The penalties for swearing will be discussed by the admins, and when we come to…
Hey everyone. My biggest guestion is what hapend to Death Note when Light died.
This is the most biggest guestion in world right now.
This will be used to make a template to improve the design and fit the theme of the wiki.
Episode transcripts have the entire dialogue of episodes. Certain things should be done when certain things happen. I will explain what to do when a certain even comes up.
When a character is talking:
- if a character is talking, use only their first name, or their last, name, if that is what they are most often referred to as (e.g. Light Yagami = Light, Touta Matsuda = Matsuda)
- add a link to character pages, but only when they first talk [or, if they are mentioned before they talk, then the link should be added there instead]
- if a character is talking in a certain way (e.g. over a two-way radio, with a voice modifier, etc.) add this in the dialogue portion, not with the name (e.g. !Light |([Over the phone]). This goes for thinking, singing, whi…
Hahahaha YES I AM STILL ALIVE! I was actually really busy these four (oops) months since school was nearing its end. Anyways, I'm just going to start wrapping up this long long review :)
"Death Note: Not the end"
As you might have guessed already, I love Death Note. It has been and always will be one of my favorite anime/manga of well all time I hope. I love it so much I really can't get enough of it. Why do I love it so much? ell, if you've ever tried searching up something like "anime like death note" you won't get any. Maybe Mirai Nikki is close (eh not really) but to be honest, Death Note is just...a masterpiece. It wasn't copied off of other stories 24/7, it was real creative talent and imagination. It's unique, and I'm a sucker for uni…
I think this is very important to discuss.
Because if these two characters were in a battle, it would be very similar to L vs Kira, both are intelligent, and L would stop at nothing to discover a case.
A is almost impossible to find out, of whom that person is, that I had to spoil the story, by looking up the wiki to know who A is.
Now if A is able to defeat L, then he would have a backup plan
Near-whom is considered by some others to be smarter than L
Mello-Whom is a boss.
So whom do you think will win.
Remember it took like 5 or 4 books to find out who A is.
for all of u who never read Beyond Birthdays Book http://www.scribd.com/doc/36556409/23615591-Another-Note-LA-BB-Murder-Case
speacial thanks to scribd.com
So I contribute on Dragon Age Wiki which (unsurprisingly) has a ton of more pages than ours does, which is to be expected for a wiki about a video game which also has novels, comics, movies, etc. A lot of other wikis also have more pages than we do. Hell, if I wasn't so lazy, my wiki would probably have more pages than ours. I realize Death Note isn't a very long series, but there is still a lot to work with, and a lot of potential additions we could make to the wiki. So, here's what I think should be focused on:
• if possible, expand article stubs
• there are 33 other episodes of the anime that could use transcripts, as well as the two Relight episodes
• if anyone can read and translate Japanese, please leave a message on my wall, we have 2-3 …
If anyone is fluent in Japanese, namely reading Japanese, and is interested in translating passages I have from the anime that need translating, please comment on this blog post. Any help is greatly appreciated.
StillAlive (talk) 13:55, February 24, 2014 (UTC)
Oh. My. Cookies. SIX months guys, I haven't been posting in six months. I'm so sorry. Life was just getting really heated up for me.
"Anime or manga??!!"
So my topic today isn't technically about the CHARACTERS in Death Note. It's more on the anime and manga. To be honest, I personally like the manga better because that's where it all started, PLUS, there were more details to it. I watched the anime only because, well, I must admit, I had begun to realize that Death Note had already ended....and it's not a very long series either. The whole of it gave me really intense feels and I felt really attached to it, so haha surprise surprise, I ended up watching not only the anime but the movie as well. The movie wasn't THAT good but um let's not ta…
I got my L Nendoroid but it was a fake and parts of it broke but not the biggest parts like his head. I didn't care, i'm planning to visit Japan in the future and i can get a new and authentic L Nendoroid. I tried to be very careful when taking off his head and i tried not to drop poor L. I'm planning to get more Nendoroid figures.
I'm trying to spread this everywhere I can. Please sign this petition so that minors that were raped won't continue to be forced to wed their rapists. Sixteen-year-old Amina Filali, was one such case, and ended up killing herself rather than marry the man who raped her. StillAlive (talk) 00:22, January 22, 2014 (UTC)
I'm turning 15 soon and what i want for my b-day is a L Nendoroid figure. I also want other Death Note Nendoroids and other anime/manga Nendoroids, too but they're too expensive so i will have to get them one by one.
I mean,I'm just curious on who has higher IQ between those two..but I think it's gonna be L,he always keeps calm unlike Lelouch..and I don't like the fact he's evil..
I love karakuridouji Ultimo!!! I love everything about,mostly I would hate sci-fi manga. But this manga changed my point of view of sci-fi manga!!!!SlowDeer
I love anime, if you want to see some wiki of my favorites:
My favorite mash up of songs would be Nico Nic Douga
http://www.goodsmile.info/en(Not a wiki, but its have chibi figures)
- "I, Lelouch vi Britannia, command you! Now, all of you...Die!"
Read more >
Good day to all Death Note fanatics...
I am CC22! Loves to edit articles to help people.
If there are some mistakes in my edits, bear with me for that. I'm not yet a fully professional editor.
If you need any assistance, my message wall is always open 24/7.
This is a page that simply is what the title says. These are the people I feel should be casted for the American live action version of Death Note. I don't have all the characters, but I do basically have the essential ones. Would love to hear opinons because I know there will be a lot of them.
- 1 Light Yagami
- 2 L Lawliet
- 3 Misa Amane
- 4 Soichiro Yagami
- 5 Nate River (Near)
- 6 Mihael Keehl (Mello)
- 7 Additional Characters
Everyone has heard the news that Zac Effron is most likely to play this part. I, like most people had a problem with this at first. Can you blame me, who wants to see the guy from High School Musical talking about building a new world. But after some deep thinking I came to the conclusions that one; he does have that innocent feel to him tha…
I read a fanfiction one time that really made sense to me regarding L's odd eating habits. He only eats sweets and eats a lot of them, yet he's so thin. It could be because he's a cartoon character and they decided to stretch reality with his statement of being able to use his mind to stay thin as truth but in the fan fiction that was used as an excuse. The truth in the fan fiction was of him being bulimic. Where he binges on food then purges to get rid of it. That would make a lot of sense. I was just wondering if anyone has ever thought about this or what your opinion is.
Ok, my Death Note Review part 5....(damn, this was a lot longer than I thought)
So I guess I'd want to talk about "Rem and Misa Amane".
Ok, I have to be honest with you. Like I said waaayyy earlier, I was always drifting a bit, not on the good or bad side. Just in between. And even if I was on one side, I didn't stay there for long. Like, I'm mostly on L's side but there were a few times when I was like "Go Light!". Wait, I'm just blabbering now. Ok, so to the point: I hated Misa.
..............................OK! You caught me. I guess I would be lying if I said I hated Misa. But for the most part, I hated her. Like absolutely hated her. She was 1.annoying 2.ugly 3.useless. And she was just like, a total slut. Okaaayyy I think this is gettin…
Hello everyone! I am new to this wiki (of course) and I can't tell you how happy I am to know that there's a wiki for Death Note! I absolutely it especially because of Lawliet (L) and Near (N). Thank god for wikia ^_^ I hope you guys read this and I love you L!!
I apologize for not being on for so long- I had business to attend too (lol so formal). I guess what I'd want to talk about right now would be...."Matsuda".
Matsuda is an interesting character. He's the goof in the story, the one who lighten things up a bit, and he believed in Light throughout the entire story. I like Matsuda, he's a good person so I find it intriguing how much he believed in Light. Although Aizawa, Ide and even Mogi were very doubtful of Light after Near's appearance, Matsuda held strong. He believed in Light. He trusted Light. But when Light finally admitted to being Kira, I found it interesting how much it affected Matsuda's feelings. He said that Light's father, Soichiro, had sacrificed so much to try to fi…
Well, let's begin: "Let's talk about Near and Mello"
So, Near and Mello. L's two successors. Rivals. I found their relationship most interesting. If you take a glance at them, they were just rivals. But they seem more than that. (I'm not talking about yaoi) They seem to have a kind of friendship too. I love how Near started to eat chocolate in honour of Mello at the end. And I find it so interesting how when Mello came to retrieve his picture, Near was like, shoot me. It was like he knew Mello might not actually shoot him. I actually was interested in what might happen if Halle didn't interfere.
Near and Mello are almost like complete opposites, and sometimes I find it hard to believe that Mello is...smart. His emotions s…
Hi~ MissUchihaNara here. If you have not read Review I, that's alright. :)
Let's go!: "L Lawliet"
So basically, L is Light's main 'nemisis' in the Death Note series. It seems that most Death Note fans stopped reading/watching Death Note when L died. I guess it was because they felt that there was no meaning anymore, but that's just my opinion. I did continue reading/watching Death Note, even when L died, but I guess you could say I went into a sort of...'emotional trauma' or I could say depression but depression sounds so much more serious. Yeah, anime does that to me. So for a while, after L's death, I was like...so now there is these new characters, these...childish children (lol) and they are going to fight for L. Ok. I guess it was just …
Hi, It's MissUchihaNara! I am doing this blog because someone recommended I do it. So basically, I guess I could rant and discuss about Death Note all I want, haha. Please comment your opinions if you want and don't be afraid to be open and criticize my opinions and facts!
Let's begin (lol?): "Let's Start With Light"
So, I guess the main storyline thing is the discovery of the Death Note by Light Yagami and him trying to create a 'perfect' world. There are a lot of people who are on L's side and many on Light's as well. Both L and Light want peace in the world but both use very different methods. I'm not saying that Light is wrong, but he isn't right either. Everyone wants peace in the world (except for maybe Hitler or whoever) and ever…
In the film, a few changes were made to the character. At the film's beginning, Light is a first-year law student at a university, instead of still being in high school as in the beginning of the manga and anime. Light's motives differ; in this version, he uses the Death Note out of frustration from the perceived failures of the Japanese justice system. Light, prior to his discovery of the Death Note, hacks into the government database and finds that the government secretly acknowledges that it is unable to prosecute many criminals. Light discovers the Death Note in an alley during a rainy night after encountering Takuo Shibuimaru in a club and throwing a law book into the rain in a fit of rage. Light meets Ryuk after killing Shibuimaru. L…