Title and Key Visuals Announced for Death Note Movie 2016
Death Note Light up the NEW World is the new title of the Death Note 2016 movie, which is going to be released on October 29. Together with the announcement of the title is the first key visual featuring the characters in a cool monochromatic set.
The 3 main characters revealed on the new poster are investigator Mishima Tsukuru, detective Ryuzaki and cyber terrorist Shien Yuuki. The poster also includes Shinigami Ryuk.
The film is set ten years after the conclusion of the original. Ryuk (in ‘The Matrix’ style) represents the progression of the Death Note into modern society. The film stars Higashide Masahiro (Mishima), Ikematsu Sosuke (Ryuzaki) and Suda Masaki (Shien). Toda Erika comes back as Amane Misa while Nakamura Shido reprises his role as Ryuk. Death Note Light up the NEW World will be directed by Sato Shinsuke.