Death Note, Vol. 5: Whiteout

Death Note, Vol. 5: Whiteout

After a week locked up with no one but Ryuk for company, Light is ready to give up his Death Note and all memories of it. Freed from his past actions, Light is convinced he's innocent. But L is ready to keep Light under lock and key forever, especially since the killings stopped once Light was incarcerated. Then a new wave of Kira crimes hits Japan. Someone else has gotten their hands on a Death Note, and these new deaths aren't focused on making the world a better place, they're focused on making money. Big business can be murder, and Kira has gone corporate!

Title:Death Note, Vol. 5: Whiteout
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781421506265
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    Death Note, Vol. 5: Whiteout Reviews

  • MischaS_

    So, this is how it will be? A Death Note every day? But that way it will only last me till the end of this week! Fabulous as always but I have to say (view spoiler)[without Light knowing that he is Ki...

  • Kaylin (The Re-Read Queen)

    Eh. This seemed to suddenly change directions and now nothing is like it was? The original premise and conflict that were so interesting seem to have been thrown to the side in exchange for these corr...

  • Connor

    [4.5 Stars] Still really great. This one has a lot of build-up for what will be going down in the next volume. I am so pumped for it!...

  • Magdalen

    densely written and less interesting than the previous volumes. saw it coming but nbd. It gets better....

  • Hiba Arrame

    I don't think the idea of forfeiting the death note was very good, but I think there was no way around it as everything got really tight and there must've been a way to clear it up.I'm excited to know...

  • Roya

    Another flawless instalment. The humour, though short-lived and rare, was scintillating as always.Ohba never fails to impress. Alas, it may be some time before I can return to the Kira Investigation. ...

  • Giota

    The plot, the character development, the execution are still perfect, but I have to admit I liked the original concept way better. I miss the Light-going-up-against-L-in-epic-fight-of-wits.I don't car...

  • N?rmin

    That twist... But hey, Light is cuter when not being Kira))))...

  • Marianna Neal

    Almost halfway through the series, I feel like it's getting a bit too complicated. This volume did seem like a transition into something more important (hopefully), so perhaps the next one will bring ...

  • Nicole

    Only three stars for this volume because I think Light's voluntary memory wipe is a total cop-out...although to be honest, I didn't see many other ways to extend the plot without putting Light-as-Kira...