Code Geass’ original movie sequel titled, ‘Lelouch of the Re;surrection’ will be released in Philippine theaters this May 29 according to film distributor Pioneer Films.
The company posted the announcement in one of its Facebook pages last Sunday. The film will be released in Japanese audio with English subtitle.
Pioneer Films announced last month that they will release the film soon in local theaters.
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion anime television series was first released by Sunrise in 2006. The anime series has become popular, not only in Japan but also in other countries worldwide. Due to its popularity, it has inspired several adaptations such manga, light novels, anime sequels, OVAs and a film trilogy.
The film, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection was released last February 9 in Japan. The film will place several years after the ‘Zero Requiem’ with Lelouch vi Britannia returning as the protagonist.
The first season of the anime series aired in the Philippines in 2008. The second season premiered a year later.
The article has been updated with more information about the film release.