Fullmetal Alchemist


Unmerited Favor

TweetIn Volume 16 of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga, we see Doctor Knox again helping out our injured heroes. After they leave, his estranged son approaches him. He tells him he wants to be a Doctor…



Is God for the Weak?

TweetIn Volume 15 of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga, we have some brutal flashbacks to the war in Ishval. At one point during the conflict, the lead Cleric of the Ishval people goes to the President…


Losing Your Humanity

TweetIn volume 14 of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga, our main cast confronts the homunculus leader known as Father. At that moment, our hero’s human friend and supporter Lin Yao is forced to absorb a philosopher’s…


Being a Present Father

TweetIn volume 11 of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga we see a reunion between Edward and his father,¬†Van Hohenheim. Van Hohenheim criticizes his son for burning down their childhood home and leaving. Why? He said it…


Laying Down Ones Life

TweetIn Fullmetal Alchemist, we see the tragic death of Lieutenant Colonel Maes Hughes. After seeing him and his family, really getting to know the character – his death is a powerful part of the plot….


Murder in His Name

TweetIn volume 2 of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga, we’re introduced to a character named Scar. Scar is a murderer. He’s out killing alchemists in the name of his god claiming what they’re doing is a…


From the Dust

TweetI recently began reading the Fullmetal Alchemist manga. You know, 12 years after everyone else. It happens. In the first story, we meet our main characters Edward and Alphonse Elric who are alchemists. Alchemy is…