Original Air Date: March 13, 2007
English Air Date: March 23, 2008
Directed By: Naoto Hashimoto
Written By: Toshiki Inoue
Episode 22: Guidance
L decides that the police must not apprehend him until they understand this Kira's killing method. He points out that this will be an advantage in curing society of Kira and proving that he has been caught.
He arranges for Sakura TV to air a "Kira special" where Matsuda will declare he knows who Kira is.