It’s time for a truly glorious end to this revolution.
Earlier today, the official Code Geass website updated with new details on the upcoming third Code Geass – Lelouch of the Rebellion film. A TV spot and trailer, as well as a key visual were revealed for the feature, which is titled Code Geass – Lelouch of the Rebellion: Glorification (Code Geass – Hangyaku no Lelouch – Ōdō, lit. Code Geass – Lelouch of the Rebellion: Imperial Path).
We break the details down below:
The 30-second promo features a sweeping orchestral score, set to cuts of key scenes from the title. The promo ends with a shot of Lelouch.
The TV spot showcases a different selection of scenes, set to a vocal theme.
The new visual features the major cast members, arranged before a large illustration of C.C.. Lelouch stands front and center in his white costume.
Code Geass – Lelouch of the Rebellion: Glorification hits Japanese theaters on May 26.
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.
At Anime NYC, Sunrise announced that Funimation currently holds the rights to the features, though specific details are unknown as of press time.
New details on sequel project, subtitled Re;Surrection, will be revealed at the end of the third film.