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Second Code Geass Compilation Film Gets Title & Key Visual


The rebellion is here, but how long until the next phase?

Yesterday, Code Geass – Hangyaku no Lelouch – Kōdō (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Founding Path) opened in theaters across Japan. During the day, the official website for the Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion film trilogy updated with the first details on the upcoming sequel.

The second film will be titled Code Geass – Hangyaku no Lelouch – Handō (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Rebellion Path). The feature will open in 79 theaters across Japan on February 10, 2018. Folks wh purchase their tickets will receive a free clear file.

A visual for the project was released, which you can check out below.

The Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion TV series is an original series from Sunrise and manga supergroup CLAMP. The show originally began airing in the fall 2006 broadcast season, and spanned 26 episodes. Several spinoffs and OVAs, as well as sequel series Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2 have been produced since the show’s run.

Goro Taniguchi (Gun x Sword, Planetes) directed the series, while Takahiro Kimura (Dirty Pair Flash, SD Gundam Force) provided character designs. The team of Ichiro Okouchi (Azumanga Daioh, Guilty Crown) and Hiroyuki Yoshino (Accel World, Macross Frontier) took charge of series composition, with Yoshino serving as assistant to Okouchi.

The core cast and crew members returned to reprise their roles for the films.

Source: Ota-suke

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