Ahead of its summer premiere, the site for Code Geass: Akito of the Exiled has been updated with an impressive new key visual for the four part side story.
The first episode hits Japan August 4th, with the other three following seasonally. A special preview screening will be held July 16th at Ikebukuro Cinema Sunshine and Shinjuku Wald 9.
The anime cast is now listed as
Maaya Sakamoto (Fullmetal Alchemist: Sacred Star of Milos, Escaflowne): Leila Marukaru
Sakamoto will also be singing song from the Escaflowne partnership of Yoko Kanno and Yuho Iwasato.
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Heaven's Memo Pad's Narumi Fujishima): Yukiya Naruse
Yoko Hikasa (K-on!'s Mio Akiyama, Working!!'s Izumi Takanash)i: Ayano Kosaka
Keiji Fujiwara (Gundam 00's Ali al-Saachez, Tiger and Bunny's Jake Martinez): Klaus Warwick
Yuko Kaida (Ikki Tousen's Shimei Ryomō, Princess Resurrection's Liza Wildman): Sophie Rundle
Shinji Kawada (Naruto's Shino Aburame): Lawrence
Unshou Ishizuka (Cowboy Bebop's Jet Black): Ji~in-Sumairasu
Showtaro Morikubo (Naruto's Shikamaru Nara): Oscar Hamel
Mikako Komatsu ( Bodacious Space Pirates' Marika): Kate Novak
Asami Seto (Chihayafuru's Chihaya Ayase, Lagrange's Lan): Ferirri-Barutorou
Nao Toyama (Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere's Margot Knight, Star Driver's Tiger Sugatame_: Chloe Winkel
Hayami Saori (Bakuman's Miho Azuki, Nisemonogatari's as Yotsugi Ononoki): Hilda Fagan
Natsumi Takamori (Another's Mei Misaki): Sarah Deinzu
Mariya Ise (Panty and Stocking's Stocking, Tiger and Bunny's Dragon Kid): Olivia Lowell
Masaya Matsukaze (Jormungand's Kasper): Shin-Shaingu Hyuga
Kenta Miyake (Berserk movies' Nosferatu Zodd): Michele Manfredi
Takehito Koyasu (Gintama's Takasugi Shinsuke): Andrea Farnese
The director for the new season is Kazuki Akane who also directed The Vision of Escaflowne and Noein - to your other self. Akira Yashuda will once again design the mechanical Knightmare units with Shigeru Morita providing script support. Takahiro Kimura will also be returning to adapt CLAMP's original character designs.
Some other design illustrations have also recently been seen online.