News Code Geass to Air on America's Adult Swim in Spring (Updated)
posted on 2007-12-08 15:18 EST
The Adult Swim network will be airing the Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion military robot anime series in the United States in the spring of 2008. President Ken Iyadomi of the anime distributor Bandai Entertainment and the company's marketing associate Marti Rivera made this announcement at the New York Anime Festival panel for the anime on Saturday. See the linked panel coverage page for full details on the English dub's casting, the manga licenses, the light novel license, the planned jacket and pendants, and other merchandising.
Bandai Entertainment announced that it acquired the license to the first Code Geass series at the Otakon convention in July. The animation company Sunrise has announced this week that a new series will air in Japan in the spring of 2008.
Image © Sunrise/Project Geass, MBS
Character Design © 2006 CLAMP
Update: Airing date and panel coverage link added.