Between the Blu-ray set and Akito the Exiled, Code Geass is enjoying a bit of revival. Riding this, a new pachinko machine is in the works and after a recent teaser, there's now a full preview. Get a look after the jump.
A new extended promo offers a long look at what to expect from next week's return of Valvrave. Meanwhile a promo site has been launched for Nana Mizuki and T.M. Revolution's new theme, "Kakumei Dualism." Get a look after the jump.
The long awaited second episode of Code Geass: Akito the Exiled has finally hit Japanese theaters for alimited run ahead of its Blu-ray release, and to celebrated the delayed release, Akihabara's Cure Maid Cafe is running a limited theme menu September 20-29. There's even a secret themed drink for patrons with ticket stubs for the movie. More after the jump.
The second of the four, once quarterly, Code Geass: Akito The Exiled episodes slipped out of planned summer time frame, with the pre-home video limited theater run opened in Japanese theaters September 14th. A new previews hypes the release with a seven minute excerpt. Also out this week, the first audio episode Miyu Irino, Miyu Irino, Yōko Hikasa, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka and Satoshi Hino has been previewed. Get a look after the jump.
While Code Geass was certainly successful in establishing its own brand, going into the 2006 anime, a key selling point was original character designs by manga superstars CLAMP. Along those lines, the headline feature of a new Blu-ray box set, due to be released in Japan September 25th, is a new 5.1 channel surround sound audio mix, versus the TV's series. However, while we can't sample that yet, we can see the box art illustration from CLAMP. Get a look after the jump.
Following Code Geass in Wonderland, the new, third O.D.C. (Original Designers Concept) project features the political mecha series' leads recast as rock band Code Black in Ashford. So far, the main thrust of this is a series of Banpresto Ichiban Kuji prize items. Lottery and crane game prizes include the fictional band's single, as well as the expected figures. Get a look after the jump.