Many years have passed by since the so called 'Kira' had passed away in an unpleasant death. Once Kira was dead, and the deaths among criminals had stopped, Rumors starting spreading around that the great Kira may not be that great now. Some think Kira just quit. Some think the police caught him, but didn't release any information on it. Then, after 5 years, The police finally announced that Kira is dead. Since this news came out, The criminals started getting worse. More crimes broke out through out the Kantō region in Tokyo. It once again became garbage. But even worse. N has passed away at a young age, and now needs a new replacement. But, since there will be a new great detective, That also means that there now has to be a new Kira.