When Will ‘Code Geass’ Season 3 Premiere? Here Is All About The Plot, Cast & Other Updates
The popular anime series Code Geass has captivated viewers since its first season in 2006. Fans of the show have been eagerly awaiting news regarding the release of a third season, and they may be seeing some answers soon. The long-anticipated Code Geass Season 3 Release Date may finally be here. Fans have been speculating about when this new season will come out for quite some time, and their waiting might end.
When Will ‘Code Geass’ Season 3 Premiere?
Season 3 has not been confirmed by Studio Sunrise or any of the show’s affiliated partners, creators, or producers. They DID confirm a Code Geass series titled “Z of the Recapture” for 2021.
Code Geass’s first season premiered on MBS on October 5, 2006. The initial season consisted of a total of 25 episodes. The series went on hiatus on March 29, 2007, following the release of the first 23 episodes; episodes 24 and 25 were released on July 28, 2007.
After the success of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, a second season was announced in March 2007. The second season of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion was released on MBS and TBS on April 6, 2008. The number of episodes in the second season was identical to the first.
In December, on Lelouch’s birthday, a new anime series premiered. On December 5, 2020, the series Code Geass: Z of the Recapture was announced. The anime series is part of Studio Sunrise’s new 10-year plan.
[RUMOURED] A new Code Geass Anime project is in development
– 2 years ago during the LeLouch of Resurrection pre-screening at LA, the staff at studio Sunrise did teased that they will expand the universe with a new protagonist
– The movie also ended on a "wierd" cliffhanger pic.twitter.com/eRAg4Va8Vw
— Anime News And Facts (@AniNewsAndFacts) July 17, 2020
Multiple sources have confirmed that Yoshimita Ohashi will reprise his role as director, with Noboru Kimura serving as a scriptwriter and Takahiro Kimura as a character designer. While the release date of the new anime series Code Geass: Z of the Recapture has yet to be confirmed, it is anticipated to debut in the winter of 2023.
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Who Will Voice the Japanese Version of Season 3 of Code Geass?
Lelouch vi Britannia is voiced by Jun Fukuyama and Sayaka Ohara, with Yukana as CC, Takahiro Sakurai and Akeno Watanbe as Suzaku Kururug, and Ami Koshimizu as Kallen Stadtfeld in the Japanese version. Whereas Johnny Yong Bosch and Michelle Ruff provide the English voices for Lelouch, Kate Higgins voices CC, Yuri Lowenthal, and Laura Bailey portray Suzaku Kururugi. Karen Strassman plays Kallen Stadtfeld in English Version.
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What is the Series About? And Every Character?
Code Geass, a Sunrise studio production, is set in an imaginary Orwellian world where the Holy Britannian Empire, the Chinese Federation, and the European Union are the three superpowers (Europa United).
The plot centers on Lelouch vi Britannia, the outcast Eleventh Prince of the Britannian Empire (also known as Lelouch Lamperouge). Lelouch is the brother of Nunnally vi Britannia and the son of Britannian Emperor Charles zi Britannia and Marianne vi Britannia.
Lelouch becomes enraged with his father when he fails to intervene following the murder of his mother, which is so tragic that his sister loses her sight and mobility. The story begins in 2010 when Lelouch and Nunnally are dispatched to Japan on a diplomatic mission as political pawns.
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The Storyline of the Anime
Japan is attacked by robots known as “Nightmare Frames,” initiating an unwarranted invasion. These robots annihilate the region, annexing it by force and naming it “Area 11.” Lelouch intends to engage in combat to exact retribution for a wrong.
Moreover, he promises his friend Suzaku Kururugi that he will liberate Japan from tyrannical plots. Lelouch, also known as Lelouch Lamperouge, is enrolled at Ashford Academy, where he plots his overthrow of the dictatorship.
When a Royal Britannian Guard threatens him, a mysterious girl named C.C. comes to his rescue. She also grants him Geass, also known as the “Power of Kings,” which enables him to command anyone he desires. After realizing the power bestowed upon him, Lelouch disguises himself as Zero and embarks on a perilous journey to exact revenge on the Holy Britannian Empire.
Throughout the seasons, he fights specific personal battles or mecha battles to save himself from the corrupting element of his newly acquired power. He formed the radical ‘Black Knights’ group to liberate his empire finally.
As Lelouch progresses along his journey, he encounters several obstacles that prevent him from achieving his objective. Along the way, he encounters Suzaku Kururugi and his half-sibling while fighting against the empire.
What to Expect from Season 3 of Code Geass?
The third season could feature new obstacles for Nunnally and Suzaku to maintain peace in the Britannian Empire. With CC’s assistance, the creators can also bring Lelouch back or resurrect him in some form. He would make a formidable adversary for the current empress and her guard. All of this is conjecture, and the creators may surprise anime fans.
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Code Geass season 3 is a highly anticipated anime series. Fans have eagerly awaited news of the show’s return since the finale of ‘Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion in 2008. Unfortunately, no official release date has been announced yet. Nonetheless, fans remain hopeful that season 3 will be released soon. We expect to see ‘Code Geass’ season 3 air sometime in 2023.