Second by Chibieska Because Mello wasn't the only one to always be second.
K, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, 9h, Sayu Y., Mello
63The Girl With No Name » by HisRedRose123 She considered herself lucky (well, as lucky as you can be when a God-like serial killer with a raging ego problem is out for your blood). She had the one and only thing that could protect her from Kira's vindictive wrath. No name... [DISCLAIMER] Death Note does not belong to me. I only own my OCs. (Honestly this summary is horrendous)
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 23, words: 167k+, favs: 203, follows: 254, updated: 9/29 published: 5/2/2017, [L, OC] Light Y.
2Why was L so strange? » by ElLiMiMa L explains why he acted like a lunatic.
T, English, Humor & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 3, words: 1k+, favs: 1, updated: 9/28 published: 9/13
101Anatheme » by GeniusofFun The day the infamous 'Watari' retired and she took over, a dormant volcano erupted and twenty-five children were abducted. They say coincidences are the devil's way of remaining anonymous, but none of them are superstitious. Sequel!Enfer (sort of LxOC)
T, English, Angst & Humor, chapters: 5, words: 13k+, favs: 423, follows: 528, updated: 9/27 published: 3/27/2017, Light Y., L, Misa A., OC
13L x Misa - For the eyes of a girl » by CherryGirl8 The young detective hasn't realized his feelings for Misa yet, but after he saves her from being executed he'll be able to understand what love means. Meanwhile, Light decides to make up with Takada but is Misa capable of getting over Light and see L's true side?
T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 24, words: 62k+, favs: 13, follows: 13, updated: 9/24 published: 2/26/2021, Light Y., L, Misa A., Matsuda T.
20Far Side of the Moon » by Lunalit-river If Light Yagami were the Sun, L would be the Moon, and just as the far side of the Moon is never shown to others, L only revealed his human side to the woman he loved. The story delves into the intricate relationship between L and the woman he deeply admires, as they navigate through their childhood, teen days, adulthood, and the Kira case and personal struggles it presents.
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 18, words: 71k+, favs: 10, follows: 8, updated: 9/21 published: 4/11, [L, OC] Watari
District 8 by anyuwanqing Set in a utopian world, B lost A, and had to get closer to the center of power - where the noble lord residents - to rescue her. Rated T for violence and settings. A is a main character in ch1, while B and L for later ones.
T, English, Fantasy & Supernatural, words: 9k+, 9/18, L, BB, A
1 The Bad Seed » by anyuwanqing B was walking in Los Angeles slum and met L. B's 9, L's 12. Partially canon. Rated T for language, violence. Ongoing story. Translated. A story of how Backup became Beyond. Matt appears later and is not a main character.
T, English, Crime & Friendship, chapters: 8, words: 35k+, favs: 1, updated: 9/18 published: 8/21, L, Matt, BB
2 there's nothing i want but you by neallo Though Near doesn't really mind Mello's tendency towards jealousy, he also doesn't understand it. There's no one in the world Near wants the way he wants Mello, no one who matters the way Mello does— he's everything to Near. There's no reason for him to feel jealous of anyone else. Near doesn't get jealous of anyone else. Until, one day, he does.
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 9/18, Near, Mello
Suddenly I See by ElLiMiMa Ryuk explains what happened to Light, before and after he died. And where is Light now? Is he feeling okay? Kinda, yes, I guess.
T, English, Supernatural & Mystery, words: 450, 9/17, Light Y., L, Ryuk
5Neko Tomoko on the case » by Sweet-Midori After we die our soul should go to heaven or hell depending what kind of person we were during life. Well Tomoko Fukumoto instead, ended up in the world of Death note and to make things crazier she's not even a human but a cat.
K, English, Romance & Supernatural, chapters: 10, words: 37k+, favs: 15, follows: 19, updated: 9/16 published: 4/20, Light Y., L, OC
4Mazzaroth - The Only Thing I Have Left Of You » by justamc [Wammy's House] [Multiple OCs] [Kid L] L said that if he were to encounter lying monsters, he would likely be eaten by them, and I suppose I was starving when I met him.
T, English, Angst, chapters: 19, words: 72k+, favs: 7, follows: 6, updated: 9/14 published: 7/17/2022, L, Watari, OC
You Are Who You Are, I am What I am » by isindismay Misa puts on a brave face to hide how the loss of her parents has affected her. Rem watches her from the shinigami realm and wants to reach out to her. When she meets Rem, for the first time Misa finds herself encouraged to think for herself and make her own decisions about how to use the Death Note and how to live her own life.
T, English, Romance & Suspense, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 9/10 published: 8/19, [Misa A., Rem]
50Escribiendo un nuevo futuro » by Lady Chamomilla Misa se encuentra desesperada tras el trágico desenlace del caso Kira. Sin embargo, un reencuentro inesperado tal vez le haga ver las cosas con más calma. Una chica aferrada a su pasado y un chico al que le da miedo mostrar sus sentimientos a los demás, ¿qué puede salir bien? Inspirado por mi anterior trabajo, Strenght, incluyendo nuevas tramas y nuevos personajes.
T, Spanish, Romance, chapters: 15, words: 63k+, favs: 21, follows: 26, updated: 9/7 published: 6/15/2020, [L, Misa A.]
Death Note - Greek version » by CherryGirl8 Time travel changes the past. Sometimes a little. Other times it changes a lot. This is what happened to Marina, a teenage girl whose dream is to become a police officer specializing in cases. Though someone is going to be impressed by her actions during this adventure...
T, English, Crime & Humor, chapters: 9, words: 10k+, favs: 3, follows: 4, updated: 9/1 published: 4/6, Light Y., L, Matsuda T., OC
Death Note - Greek version - original texts » by CherryGirl8 Τα ταξίδια στον χρόνο αλλάζουν το παρελθόν. Μερικές φορές λίγο. Άλλες πάλι πολύ. Αυτό έγινε με την Μαρίνα, μια έφηβη που όνειρό της είναι να γίνει αστυνομικίνα που ειδικεύεται στις υποθέσεις. Κάποιον όμως πρόκειται να εντυπωσιάσει στην διάρκεια αυτής της περιπέτειας...
T, Greek, Crime & Humor, chapters: 26, words: 43k+, updated: 8/26 published: 8/9/2022, Light Y., L, Matsuda T., OC
14Reunion » by TzviaAriella In the nine years since his supposed death, Light Yagami has solved cases, faced down killers, and won the trust—and begrudging affection—of his jailer, Near. But when a troubling new case forces Near to act quickly, Light must finally do the one thing he dreads most: Face the family he left behind. (Sequel to "Noel" and "Resurrection")
T, English, Drama, chapters: 6, words: 20k+, favs: 22, follows: 22, updated: 8/24 published: 12/29/2022, Light Y., Sayu Y., Near, Sachiko Y.
Your Anniversary by Altus Shimura Oneshot. Set a decade after the end of Death Note, Near finds himself back in Japan on the anniversary of Mello's death.
K+, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 8/14, Near, Mello, Roger
The Broken Universe Traveler by tackyvanilla Max lived an entire life stopping deaths of ghosts, shinigami, and even reapers. However the last part of his life ended up in him being possessed. He had messed up rather terribly and would die because of actions, but when a reaper asks him to try again in another universe, how could he say no? Even if it meant his soul being torn. L will show up later in the story as Max's friend
K, English, Drama & Adventure, words: 3k+, 8/13
Vix Sua, Vix Sanae by Blueberry-Valentine What will love make you do? L/Light, canon divergence, oneshot. "Scarcely himself, scarcely sane."
T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 6k+, follows: 1, 8/13, Light Y., L, Watari
2A test of intellect » by Milch "Do you think Mikami is more intelligent than I am?" Light knew that there was no way that L was simply fishing for compliments, but he wasn't sure what he was trying to accomplish either. To Light's surprise L swiveled around in his chair, facing him with a small smile. "Why don't we do a test?"
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, follows: 1, updated: 8/13 published: 8/7, [Light Y., L] Mikami T.
33Justice, Justice You Shall Pursue » by aquietverisimilitude Esther Cohen thinks Kira could do better. Getting rid of murderers and rapists is fine by her, but she feels he isn't getting rid of the actual evils in the world. When she finds a Death Note dropped by the shinigami, Zellogi, she decides that she has an obligation to use it to make the world right. Crossposted to Ao3
T, English, Suspense & Angst, chapters: 12, words: 25k+, favs: 14, follows: 16, updated: 8/6 published: 9/10/2022, Light Y., L, OC
1 Another Piece of Chocolate Cake » by isindismay L and Light eat cake, but of course they can't do it normally. A power struggle and elaborate mind games ensue.
T, English, chapters: 5, words: 10k+, favs: 7, follows: 4, updated: 8/6 published: 6/27, [L, Light Y.]
3 Inmortales by Karin.Ela.150301 Misa deseo vivir por siempre así, junto a Ryuzaki, sintiendo todo eso. Ellos podían, porque todo era posible mientras los dedos expertos recorrieron su cuerpo, ellos podían ser inmortales, aunque fuera por poco tiempo, aunque fuera solo en momentos como esos.
T, Spanish, Romance, words: 588, favs: 3, follows: 1, 8/2, L, Misa A.
9My Heart I Surrender » by Redroxyblood Violet Petrillo hasn't seen L in over ten years, both having worked together during their teen years. But, when the twelve FBI agents are killed by Kira, Violet gets drawn back in L and his ways as he seeks her help in the case. OCxL follows the anime timeline, but L's, Near's and Mello's ages have been changed to fit the story.
T, English, Supernatural & Suspense, chapters: 37, words: 54k+, favs: 24, follows: 30, updated: 7/23 published: 5/17/2020, Light Y., L, Misa A., OC