Code Geass

    Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (コードギアス 反逆のルルーシュ) is a Japanese anime series created by Sunrise, directed by Gorō Taniguchi, and written by Ichirō Ōkouchi, with original character designs by Clamp. The series is set after the conquest of Japan by the Holy Britannian Empire with their powerful robot weapons, the Knightmare Frames. Stripping Japan and its citizens of all rights and freedoms and renaming the country Area 11. The heroine, Lelouch vi Britannia, gains an ability called Geass which allows him to control peoples actions and leads to him becoming the leader of the resistance movement.