The hugely popular anime series Code Geass is returning with a brand new collector’s edition box set, including both seasons of the show, the movie, and the OVA. Fans can expect special features like commentary tracks, interviews with voice actors, and exclusive collectibles like a Code Geass-themed chess set and pendant necklace. Pre-orders are currently available exclusively through Crunchyroll, and the limited-run box set will be released on December 5, just in time for Christmas. Don’t miss reliving all the excitement of Code Geass!
The critically acclaimed hit series from the 2000s, Geass Code, is back with an all-new collector’s edition, featuring the franchise’s largest collection of works, along with all sorts of cool collectibles. The Blu-ray box set announced by Crunchyroll includes both seasons of the anime series, as well as the films and OVAs.
Code Geass is a 2006 anime series that made huge waves with its anti-hero character, Lelouch Vi Britannia, who uses a special power called Geass to control the actions of others. Lelouch is an excellent tactician and plots to change the world through revolution by taking on the secret identity of Zero, a masked figure with great influence on the rebellion. The series is famous for its unexpected twists and as a result, Lelouch became a very popular character at the time, frequently the subject of cosplay and fan art. With the release of the new Blu-ray box set, fans will be able to relive all the excitement of Code Geass.
The Code Geass box set hits shelves just in time for Christmas
The new Blu-ray box set is currently set for release on December 5, with pre-orders currently available exclusively through Crunchyroll. The series includes both seasons of the anime series, as well as the five-episode “Akito the Exiled” OVA series and the four Code Geass films directed by Goro Taniguchi. While the video content itself is more than enough to make it worth buying, the set also includes some cool features, such as a Code Geass-themed chess set and board, a pendant necklace depicting Geass icon, a USB drive that looks like a key to the device. Lancelot and six-month membership to Crunchyroll for new subscribers.
The disc also includes all the special features, including commentaries, explicit versions of the opening and ending themes, interviews with English dub voice actors such as Johnny Yong Bosch, and even TV series. Some of this content, such as the OVAs, has been difficult to obtain in the past, so their inclusion in this massive box set is very welcome. This box set is said to be limited in quantity, so fans considering purchasing it should pre-order as soon as possible.
Code Geass has been the subject of renewed interest since a new project in the franchise was announced in 2020, said to be part of a 10-year plan. Even though this new series is not out yet, news about it has prompted some people to watch the series for the first time. The series has aged relatively well, retaining the same positive critical impressions as when it was first released. Diehard fans who have been waiting for more can certainly be satisfied with this Geass Code box set.