One of the most watched animes of all time is finally renewed for its third Season. Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion is created by Sunrise studio, directed Goro Taniguchi and written by Ichirou Oukouchi. The franchise has released two Seasons of the anime a few light novels and manga, video games for Play Station 2 and video animation movies. On October 8, 2016, after 10 years of the first release of the anime, it was announced by the Sunrise studio that the massively hit anime is finally returning for “Code Geass Season 3”.
During the 10th anniversary celebration of the series, Sunrise studio announced the Code Geass Season 3 with a special event titled ‘Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion: Anniversary of a Miracle’. A few major spoilers were also teased during the event such as it was said that the events in Code Geass Season 3 will be set to take place several years after the events of the second Season.
A promotional video for the Code Geass Season 3 was also released. The video featured many of the main characters such as C.C., SuzakuKururugi, Jeremiah Gottwald, Cornelia Li Britannia and KallenKouzuki. A three part film series was also announced alongside Code Geass Season 3.
Spoilers for the Code Geass Season 3
During the last scene of the finale of Season 2, Lelouch was shown dying but looking at the official trailer of Code Geass Season 3 he looks pretty alive. Season 3 will show the story several years after the Season 2, now Lelouch will be sitting on the throne of Holy Brittania Empire, which he once vowed to destroy. The story will follow Lelouch’s adventures to save the world from the potential war between the superpowers. As we know Lelouch made the organization known as ‘Order of the Black Knights’, with the help of them and the Brittania Empire he will stop the chaos set in the world. A new terrorist group will rise, which will be shown to be the main cause of the conflict between the current superpowers of the world.
The story is set in an alternate timeline where the world is divided into three major superpowers, the Holy Britannia Empire, the Chinese Federation and the European Union. Lelouch vi Brittania is an exiled Brittanian prince who was sent to Japan as a bargaining tool along with his sister, Nunnally. Lelouch has to take care of his sister as she cannot see and walk after the trauma caused by witnessing their mother’s murder. Lelouch vows to obliterate Brittania and enrolls into Ashford Academy. He obtains powers of Geass as he makes a contract with a girl named C.C. who saves his life from a Royal Brittania guard. Lelouch decides to put his Geass to use and find his mother’s murderer and destroy the Brittanian Empire.
Here is the trailer of “Code Geass Season 3”
The release of Code Geass Season 3
After more than 8 years of wait, finally, “Code Geass Season 3” is announced. Though there are no updates on the official release date it is safe to assume that the new Season will release by the end of 2018 or in early 2019.