Code Geass R2 – Episode 12

Rabu Atakku!
Love Attack!

Sayoko Shinozaki, having been posing as Lelouch at school, filled his schedule with dates. As he goes through the schedule, Milly Ashford hosts her graduation event called Cupid Day, an event where any girl can become a boy’s girlfriend by stealing his hat and vice versa. Milly places a bounty on Lelouch causing most of the school to target him. As Rolo and Sayoko help Lelouch avoid the students, Shirley Fenette trades hats with him after a personal talk. Shortly after, Jeremiah Gottwald arrives in Japan and tests his Geass Canceller in public; this undoes Shirley’s brainwashing and restores her memories of Nunnally and Lelouch’s identity as Zero. Continue reading “Code Geass R2 – Episode 12”

Code Geass R2 – Episode 11

Omoi no Chikara
Power of Passion

Realizing the Eunuchs are not interested in saving Tianzi, Li Xingke rebels. As the Black Knights hold their ground against the Chinese Federation and Britannian forces, Zero tries to reason with the Eunuchs, who openly admit their treason. Having waited for this moment, the Black Knights broadcast the Eunuch’s confession and Zero uses the Shinkirō to destroy most of the Chinese Federation’s forces. The broadcast causes rebellions to occur throughout the Chinese Federation, forcing Britannia to retreat on political grounds. With the Eunuchs dead, Zero forges an alliance with Xingke and Tianzi. He returns to Ashford Academy and finds Anya and Gino enrolled as students. Continue reading “Code Geass R2 – Episode 11”

Code Geass R2 – Episode 10

Shenfū Kagayaku Toki
When Shen Hu Wins Glory

Lelouch successfully escapes with Empress Tianzi. Desperate to recover the Empress, the Eunuchs agree to forgive Li Xingke if he rescues her. To that end, he is granted use of the Knightmare Frame Shen Hu. Kallen intercepts him with the Guren Mk-II but its power runs out and she is captured. With the Black Knights cornered, the Eunuchs and Britannian forces turn against Li Xingke and his rebels. Continue reading “Code Geass R2 – Episode 10”

Code Geass R2 – Episode 9

Shukinjō no Hanayome
A Bride in the Vermillion Forbidden City

Lelouch learns the Chinese Empress, Tianzi, is being forced into a political marriage to First Prince Odysseus eu Britannia. The wedding is orchestrated by the High Eunuchs, who will become nobles of Britannia in exchange for turning over half their land to Second Prince Schneizel el Britannia. As the wedding begins, Li Xingke initiates a coup d’état to overthrow the Eunuchs and save the Empress; in the chaos Zero appears and takes Tianzi hostage. Continue reading “Code Geass R2 – Episode 9”