During the 10th Anniversary event of Code Geass on November 27, 2016, Sunshine announced Code Geass Season 3, a new anime and a film trilogy releasing next year. This is eight years after the last one.
CODE GEASS SEASON 3 AND TRILOGY: WHAT’S IN IT?
Together with a film trilogy compilation of the anime, the third season is entitled as “Code Geass: Lelouch of the Resurrection” (Kodo Giasu: Fukkatsu no Rurushu).
The new season is set years after Zero Requiem plan. According to Goro Taniguchi, Code Geass director, the anime will include a Lelouch who is alive. Not much has been revealed regarding the plot?s story during the surprise announcement.
For the trilogy, it will feature a recap of all the 50 original episodes from Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion and the Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2. All the lines will be re-recorded and the films will showcase new scenes. With the tweaks, enthusiasts might expect added bombs to its audio and video.
The first of the trilogy is expected to premier in 2017.
CODE GEASS: A SHORT HISTORY
Lelouch, Geass and the Holy Britannian Empire were first introduced through Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (Kodo Giasu: Hangyaku no Rurushu), which was originally aired by MBS in Japan from October 5, 2006 to July 28, 2007.
The sequel Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2 (Kodo Giasu Hangyaku no Rurushu Aru Tsu) aired from April 6, 2008 to September 28, 2008.
Both were well-received in Japan and sold over a million DVD and Blu-ray Disc volumes.
On the Code Geass 10th Year Celebration, several character including Kallen, Jeremiah and Suzaku Kururugi was shown in a promotional video as well. Code Geass fans have waited long enough (eight years) and deserve such overwhelming rewards.