To be fair though, I wasn't officially tipped off either. Nor did anything intimate time sensitivity.
And information does want to be free.
I stumbled across the recruitment form for extras on Death Note 2016 and told you all about it on September 29th. Warner Japan have only just announced it. Ahead of the game. Oh yeah!
Here's the Warner JP Tweet all about it, posted today (October 5th 2015):