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Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion 

Kôdo giasu: Hangyaku no rurûshu (original title)
After being given a mysterious power to control others, an outcast prince becomes the masked leader of the rebellion against an all powerful empire
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Johnny Yong Bosch ...  Lelouch Lamperouge 50 episodes, 2006-2008
Yuri Lowenthal ...  Suzaku Kururugi / ... 49 episodes, 2006-2008
Jun Fukuyama ...  Lelouch Lamperouge 32 episodes, 2006-2012
Takahiro Sakurai ...  Suzaku Kururugi / ... 30 episodes, 2006-2012
Yukana Nogami Yukana Nogami ...  C.C. / ... 29 episodes, 2006-2012
Ami Koshimizu Ami Koshimizu ...  Kallen Stadtfeld / ... 29 episodes, 2006-2012
Brian Beacock ...  Rivalz Cardemonde 26 episodes, 2006-2008
Tetsu Shiratori Tetsu Shiratori ...  Lloyd Asplund / ... 25 episodes, 2006-2012
Adam Bobrow ...  Kanon 25 episodes, 2008
Kikuko Inoue ...  Cecile Croomy / ... 24 episodes, 2006-2012
Mitsuaki Madono Mitsuaki Madono ...  Kaname Ohgi 23 episodes, 2006-2008
Fumiko Orikasa ...  Shirley Fenette / ... 23 episodes, 2006-2012
Noriaki Sugiyama ...  Rivalz Cardemonde / ... 23 episodes, 2006-2012
Sayaka Ôhara Sayaka Ôhara ...  Milly Ashford / ... 23 episodes, 2006-2012
Saeko Chiba Saeko Chiba ...  Nina Einstein / ... 23 episodes, 2006-2012
Akeno Watanabe Akeno Watanabe ...  Villetta Nu / ... 22 episodes, 2006-2012
Junko Minagawa Junko Minagawa ...  Cornelia li Britannia / ... 22 episodes, 2006-2012
Yasuyuki Kase Yasuyuki Kase ...  Minami / ... 21 episodes, 2006-2008
Karen Strassman ...  Kallen Stadtfeld 21 episodes, 2006-2008
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Storyline

The Empire of Britannia has invaded Japan using giant robot weapons called Knightmare Frames. Japan is now referred to as Area 11, and its people the 11's. A Britannian who was living in Japan at the time, Lelouch, vowed to his Japanese friend Suzaku that he'd destroy Britannia. Years later, Lelouch is in high school, but regularly skips out of school to go play chess and gamble on himself. One day, he stumbles on terrorists 11's who've stolen a military secret and is caught by a member of the Britannian task force sent after them, who is Suzaku. As the rest of the squad arrives, Suzaku is shot for disobeying orders, while the military secret, a young immortal witch, gives Lelouch the power of Geass, which makes anyone obey any order. While Suzaku is secretly made the pilot of Britannia's brand new prototype Knightmare, Lancelot, Lelouch becomes the masked Zero to lead the rebellion to destroy Britannia once and for all. Written by Anonymous

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Japan

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Japanese | English

Release Date:

2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion See more »

Filming Locations:

Tokyo, Japan See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo (original mix)

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

During the first season, fans joked that Lelouch's maid Sayoko was secretly a ninja, explaining the occasional flashes of competence seen behind her quiet exterior. Between seasons the staff acknowledged the joke, and in R2 it's revealed that she is in fact the heiress to the Shinozaki ninja clan. See more »

Quotes

Lloyd: Are you surprised?
Milly: [blinks] Uhhh...
Lloyd: Matchmaking dates are usually in hotels or restaurants.
Milly: Uh, I suppose that's true, but I'd heard you were a very unique person, Lord Asplund.
Lloyd: [works at computer] Unique! What a delightfully awful way to put it.
Milly: I'm surprised you're interested in a girl from the downgraded Ashford family after it lost its rank.
Lloyd: [turns to Milly] Oho! But I couldn't care less about loss of rank.
Cecile: Excuse me.
[sets down a tray of tea for Lloyd and Milly]
Milly: I'm sorry to trouble you.
[...]
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Connections

Referenced in Super Mario Galaxy Repainted (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Kaidoku Funô
(Decoding Inefficiency)
Second opening theme (episodes #13-23)
Performed by Jinn
Lyrics, music, and arrangement by Jinn
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If it is wrong to be powerless,does having power make you right??
3 February 2012 | by bschiranthSee all my reviews

First thing i would like to ask? y the hell r there only 17 reviews in IMDb for this awesome show?!while things like pokemon and twilight get thousands of reviews!

I only had to watch the first episode to discover that i am going to be spending the rest of my free time watching this. Yes...this show is very addictive. At the end of every episode there is a twist or something to look forward to the next episode.The story and writing is simply top notch

The best part of this anime is the moral decisions the protagonists makes right or wrong ..good or evil ??its all in the persons perspective.Another best part of this show is the music which just fits so well with the superb dialogues.English voice acting was very very good.

The strategies employed in this show remind me of death note but this show is different in its own kind.Not just the brilliant story with twists , even the emotions that get evoked in you in some episodes is just so good..

Enough said..just go and watch this awesome show of 50 episodes to get your mind blown and heart fulfilled...


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