Japan’s rights and identity were stripped away, the once proud nation
now referred to as Area 11. Its citizens, Elevens, are forced to
scratch out a living while the Britannian aristocracy lives
comfortably within their settlements. Pockets of resistance appear
throughout Area 11, working towards independence for Japan.
Lelouch, an exiled Imperial Prince of Britannia posing as a student,
finds himself in the heart of the ongoing conflict for the island
nation. Through a chance meeting with a mysterious girl named
C.C., Lelouch gains his Geass, the power of the king. Now endowed
with absolute dominance over any person, Lelouch may finally
realize his goal of bringing down Britannia from within!