Code Geass spin-off OVA opened in theaters this Saturday
The official website for the Code Geass: Akito the Exiled original video anime (OVA) posted the first ten minutes of the title on Monday. The videos are streaming in Japanese without subtitles.
The spin-off OVA's first installment, titled "Yokuryū wa Maiorita," (The Wyvern Has Landed), opened in theaters on Saturday, and it will be released to home video on August 26. According to Box Office Mojo, the film debuted at 12th place in the box office on its opening weekend, grossing $447,630 on 30 screens.
Kazuki Akane (Escaflowne) is helming the latest Code Geass anime project at Sunrise. As in the previous two television series, Takahiro Kimura is adapting Clamp's original character designs for animation. Akira Yasuda is also returning to design the mechanical Nightmare units. The anime studio Sunrise, the previous Code Geass director Goro Taniguchi, and the previous series script supervisor Ichiro Okouchi are credited with the original story.