At an early presentation to Japan's press before the before the big Code Geass presentation later today, it was announced that Code Geass Boukoku no Akito (Code Geass Akito the Exiled) will be screened in theaters early this summer.
Miyu Irino will voice Akito Hyuga while Maaya Sakamoto will voice Reira Marukaru. Kazuki Akane will direct the project while CLAMP and Takahiro Kimura return for character designs and Akira Yasuda returns to do the Knightmare designs. Akito the Exiled tells the events of what happens in Europe at the same time as Lelouch of the Rebellion takes place.
According to AnimeAnime.jp's Sudo Tadashi, it was said in interviews that this is the first work that will be screened in theaters early this summer.
The official website for the project has opened up at http://www.geass.jp/akito/
Details of many other Code Geass Lelouch of the Rebellion projects were also revealed at the presentation. See the other article, "Code Geass Lelouch of the Rebellion" Movie Project, Social Game, Musical, and More Announced for more information. Update 2: The trailer for the film is now online and can be seen below - HS
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