This "official word" is an entire fabrication of the events of Episodes 10-12, and the person in charge of the Japanese Government just so happens to be the one who attempted to marry Inori in Episode.
Roaring Rampage of Revenge : Shu goes visual basic 6.0 from the ground up pdf on one after Hare is killed by the Anti Bodies.
Age Rating: Everyone, voice Available: Subtitle Available: The story takes place in Tokyo in 2039.
BFS : Inori's Void.Plot Tailored to the Party : A rather unsubtle example in Episode.Badass Grandpa : Arisa's grandfather of all people.The preview to Episode 6 shows that he's alive.Gai's securing of funds plays out almost exactly like Lelouch's did.Justified, as she's revealed to be his step-mother.Heroic bsod : Shu in Episode 10, overlapping with Angst Coma and triggering a case of Screw This, I'm Outta Here.Killed Off for Real : Gai and Hare, though the former is brought Back from the Dead by the end of Episode.Curiously, both Geass and Crown share the same writing duo mentioned above (though their positions and responsibilities have been switched around despite having different directors and production studios.When said father doesn't arrive for a birthday party, he cries.There's also apparently a recreational genetic drug called Norma Gene and the Apocalypse Virus is unlikely to be entirely natural.Episode 11 serves as a brief Hope Spot before it gets even worse.The kid that just ran screaming at that Humongous Mecha to save the girl he liked before he got his superpowers?Tropes used in Guilty Crown include: Absolute Cleavage : Just look at a couple of Inori's outfits, especially the red one she wears for a while.Big Bad : Da'ath.Bittersweet Ending : Inori sacrifices herself for Shu, who is now blind and has a robotic arm.
Assimilation Plot : Daath's ultimate reason for instigating the Apocalypse.
The latter one's says what she is looking for can be found in an aquarium, and later in the episode we find out Yahiro's hiding place is surrounded by fish tanks.