Yagami Light

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Name: 夜神月, Yagami Raito, Light Yagami
Occupation: police detective
Fandom: Death Note
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Light Yagami (夜神月, Yagami Raito) is the main character in the manga and anime Death Note.


Light is a smart but isolated high school student. When the shinigami Ryuk offers him the Death Note, an artifact that cause the death of anyone whose name is written in it, Light decides to purge the world of criminals, becoming the serial killer known to the public as Kira.


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Light's Swimming Lessons

A manga edit,[1] gifset,[2] and later youtube video,[3] that is an incorrect quote series replacing Light's confession at the climax of the series with Light teaching Matsuda how to swim, gained viral popularity on the broader internet beyond the Death Noted fandom.


Examples Wanted: Editors are encouraged to add more examples or a wider variety of examples.





  1. ^ Light Teaches Swimming Lessons, Archived version, manga edit by disneyfreak007. Posted 10 June 2008.
  2. ^ How To Swim, Archived version. Posted to Imgur by MitchelDesu on 16 June 2014, but likely older.
  3. ^ Light Yagami's Lesson On Swimming, Archived version. Youtube video by Sinyuvuu. Posted 23 August 2014.