Shueisha has announced that Takeshi Obata will launch a Death Note manga one-shot sequel. The Death Note one-shot will be published in the Jump SQ. magazine March issue on February 4 and will have 87 pages including a center color page. Additionally, the Death Note sequel will be featured on the cover of the magazine’s March issue.
Death Note manga one-shot sequel will center on Ryuk’s Death Note being brought again to the human world, after the end of the main manga. Obata first announced the one-shot manga series in April 2019.
Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata first published Death Note in Shueisha’s manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump from December 2003 to May 2006. An anime TV Series adaptation developed by Madhouse and directed by Tetsuro Araki, aired in Japan from October 3, 2006, to June 26, 2007. A light novel based on the series, written by Nisio Isin, was also released in 2006. The series was adapted into three live-action films released in Japan on June 17, 2006, November 3, 2006, and February 2, 2008, and a television drama in 2015. A miniseries entitled “Death Note: New Generation” and a fourth film were released in 2016. Another Death Note live-action movie by Netflix streamed was released in 2017.