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Attack on Titan (or, "Shingeki no Kyojin") is a manga by Hajime Isayama and an anime by Production I.G and Wit Studio. It's a dystopian fantasy about people under attack by "Titans", gigantic humanoid creatures who devour humans for no apparent reason.

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Would Historia Reiss become as big as Rod Reiss if she had turned into a titan?

The humans become Titans through the use of an injected medicine, and the Titan form they take is due to the type of medicine injected. Therefore, it can be deduced Bertolt Hoover got an injection ...
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Why Eren Founding Titan habilities to control other titans dont work in Rod Reiss' titan?

In episode 9 of season 3 of Attack on Titan , Eren tries to use his Founding Titan powers to control other titans on Rod Reiss' titan but he can't. Why doesnt this work?
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Why didn't Rod Reiss just eat Eren? Why did he need Historia?

Why didn't Rod Reiss just eat Eren? Why did he need Historia? If Reiss just ate Eren, he would be the king, and do whatever he wanted (except that the King's will may overrule some his own free-will). ...
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Is titan size based on age?

So in the new episode we see Erens real titan form, he was a small titan so I was just curious if there's any correlation between age and the size of titan you would turn into?
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Is it known which titans follow in power to the Founding Titan?

In the last episode of the anime, season 3 episode 6, it's stated that the Founding Titan is the most powerful of all titans. Is it known where all or any of the other titans are in the scale of power ...
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How does a colossal titan come down once he is done shifting?

I was thinking that Bertholdt must have trained with his Colossal Titan so I was wondering how he would get down, considering Marley did not have 3d maneuver gear.
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What regiment do soldiers under Dhalis Zachary's belong to?

Their uniforms are different from the scouts,garrison and military police as shown in the scene when they stage the coup. Are they Dhalis Zachary's personal guard ?
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How many titan shifters can harden their skin?

I've just watched the anime series and in it, we've just seen the female titan and the armored titan being able to harden their skin. But reading in the internet I've found that is there any other ...
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Why didn't Eren Yeager saw the Key before in Attack on Titans?

In the first season of Attack on Titan, Eren remember something his dad told him about the cellar under their house, when he saw the key, and he transform into a Titan and stopped a canon fire. We ...
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Were the War Hammer Titan and the Cart Titan ever shown in the anime?

I've just watched the Attack on Titan anime series I havent read the manga. In the Attack on Titan wikia they mention the War Hammer Titan and the Cart Titan as part of the 9 titans. I've watched the ...
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What does a Titan needs to eat from another Titan shifter to steal its power?

AFAIK, Ymir was a mindless Titan who became a Titan shifter by eating the Titan shifter Marcel. What does a Titan needs to eat from another Titan shifter to steal its power? Does it need to eat it ...
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What song is played during Attack on Titan season 3 episode 40 when Erwin is telling his story?

It's the background song that plays when he's telling the Commander his childhood story. Specifically the part I want to know about happens from 18:52-19:23. It sounds familiar to another song that ...
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Why Eren can't fully transform?

In season 3 episode 1 they show Eren can't transform properly, having shorter legs, less "meat" and not reaching 10 meters with his titan. Why is this so? Why can't Eren fully transform? AFAIR he ...
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What is Eren's and Mikasa's relationship?

Technically, it's probably like siblings, but it seems more like Mikasa has feelings for Eren that are unrequited. Or maybe Mikasa feels like she is Eren's servant?
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Why is the boot camp for the Survey Corps 3 years long? Because Japanese High School?

At the ends of s01e02, the recruits are given a speech when joining the Survey Corps by Keith Shadis, and he says that they will be training for 3 years before they are expected to fight any Titans. ...
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What happened between the first 2 episodes of Attack on Titan season 1? How much time passed?

We are given a flashback/dream sequence at the beginning of episode 2 of Attack on Titan, and there are a few references to the fact that time has passed, but it doesn't look like much time has passed....
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Why isn't the Beast Titan at the start of season 3?

Season 2 ended showing the characters, some titans and then on top of a far away wall the Beast Titan with the titan shifter outside him looking out, but now on season 3 there was only a brief mention ...
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Is there hard proof for the Curse of Ymir?

As far as I know, the Survey Corps (and other relevant Elderians) learned of the Curse of Ymir (that a titan shifter only has 13 years to live and if not eaten, will die to have his titan power born ...
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Hange, are you a boy or a girl?

I'm being the Prof. Oak for once and ask if Hange from Attack on Titan is male or female? I cannot remember at all if this was ever settled in the manga. The character appears female from the hair ...
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Why don't Bertolt and Reiner break the city walls?

It's noted throughout the anime that there are titans that live within the walls and are what have been stopping the regular titans from being able to break into the city. Bertolt can kick walls down ...
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What actually determines abilities of “shifter”?

I'm really confused by how abilities of shifters are determined in Shingeki no Kyojin. It is described really inconsistently. For example (major spoilers): So, as we can see, there are examples of ...
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How does a Titan form or regenerate when injured?

Where does the muscle and bone to form a titan come from; or is it generated by the titan shifters themselves? If so how? And what are the golden lines when shifters like Armin transform?
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Why did Annie “Female Titan” stop running?

In Attack on Titan season 1 episode 24, Annie "Female Titan" stopped running & was looking at the wall or maybe something else I'm not sure. It seemed that she waited for Eren to punch her & ...
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Why did Annie accept Armin's request?

In Attack on Titan season 1 episode 23, Armin requested for help from Annie, and she accepted it. She knew from the beginning that it was a trap, that's why she put on the ring. She put on the ring ...
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Why the Survey Corps doesn't find a human body inside normal titan?

Hange cut the neck of one titan to explore inside. Why couldn't she find out the main human body inside??? Maybe the main body was hidden quite deep so it was difficult to see. But if it was hidden ...
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Does this tweet really exist that indicates that Attack on Titan is about to end?

I've stumbled across this comment about chapter 105 (in 2018): You know SnK will be finished soon, right? Isayama said on twitter a while ago that he wants to end it this year.. I want to know if ...
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If the titan transformation is immediate once a titan eats a shifter, how did Santa Titan not become a shifter when he ate Eren?

As we see from the Manga But when Eren gets eaten in Season 1, how is it that the titan who ate him never transformed. Plus Eren was inside his stomach for a while before he transformed and killed ...
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Where were the scouts when the titans attacked in the beginning?

Where were Levi and the scouts during the original attack in episode 1 when the titans first broke through the wall?
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How does the blade of the 3DMG get changed?

In Attack on Titan, the blades of the 3DMG weapon are swapped many times. What button/lever do they use ex; thumb button, trigger 1, trigger 2?
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What's the song when the army returned defeated in episode 1 of Shingeki no Kyojin?

In episode 1 around 9:14, there's a song playing when the army returned from outside the wall defeated. What's the song title?
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Which manga volume does Season 3 start on? [duplicate]

On Barnes and Noble i am seeing that they have up to Volume 24 but I can't find anything that gives me the manga volume start on so that I can continue reading where season 3 would start.
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What's the song when Mikasa talks to her squad leader while on the mission helping Eren to seal the wall with a rock in episode 12?

On season 1 episode 12, there's a song when Mikasa talks to her squad leader while on a mission helping Eren to seal the wall with a rock, as shown on the following picture. What's that song?
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Why couldn't Eren Yeager transform into a Titan in the last episode of season 2?

In the last episode of season 2, named "Scream", Eren Yeager was unable to transform into a Titan to save Hannes from the Smiling Titan. Why couldn't he transform? I don't really read the manga, ...
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S1 EP20: How did Mikasa know Armin said Eren might be in the rear of the centre rank of the formation?

In season 1 episode 20, Armin figured out that Eren might be in the rear of the centre rank after the fight with the female titan. After that, he and Mikasa never met up. However, about 15 minutes ...
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Why didn't Annie take Eren out of his Titan when she kicked and beat him in the head during their fight in Stohess?

When Annie hardened her leg and kicked Eren in the face, Eren started to bite down on the crystal until Annie started beating him in the head. However, when she was done, she just ran away. That was ...
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How much of the manga does the first season of Attack on Titan cover? [duplicate]

Assuming the anime follows the manga, how many chapters does the first season span?
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What's the sad piano music that plays when Levi gives Ivan's patch to Dieter?

In season 1, ep 22, around 16:35, a sad piano music plays when Levi gives Ivan's patch to Dieter. What's the song title?
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How did Annie know Armin was lying?

When Armin approaches Annie in an alley to ask her to help Eren escape, Annie agrees but puts on her ring (with the blade). Armin later realizes that she knew from that moment that he was lying. How?
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A different version of “Attack on D” from near the end of season 2 episode 12?

So I heard this song in Attack on Titan towards the end of season 2 episode 12 and when I compared it to the soundtrack, I found out it was called "Attack on D". However, the song in the actual ...
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Is the attack on titan manga complete?

I finished season 2 of attack on titan but I don't know how far ahead the manga goes in comparison to the show.
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How many 104th corps cadets joined the scout regiment?

Most of the 104th cadet corps walked out when they were given choice to join the scouts. But how many of them actually joined the scout regiment?. Plus how many of them are still alive.
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Are the memories still there?

But So are the memories gone? or will they come back if a true member of the royal family takes the titan back?
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What is the scene where Reiner and Bertholdt climb the stairs endlessly refer to?

In the Junior High spinoff episode 8, there are scenes where Reiner and Bertholdt climb the school stairs endlessly. Bertholdt keeps trying to suggest to Reiner that something is wrong but Reiner ...
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Who are the wall cultists?

In episode 14 of Attack of Titan season 1, there's a man in a white robe whom Eren calls him the wall cultist. Who is he?
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What is the catalyst necessary to transform into a titan?

At first I thought that you must hurt yourself in order to transform into a titan. But later, Also, thinking back, Eren did not commit self harm when he transformed from within the belly of the ...
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Is there significance to this frame from the season 2 opening?

Pictured are 6 members from the 104th training regimen, but they seem somewhat randomly selected. At least, that is until: Is there some significance or implication to this picture?
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Why were several members from the 104th training regimen suspected of being titans?

In the second season of the anime several members from the 104th training regimen are detained without their gear and are forced to wear street clothes. It is said that it was because they were ...
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Who was the other person the colossal titan ate?

At the beginning of episode 7 of season 2 (episode 32 on Crunchyroll), around 1:48, the colossal titan eats Ymir and one other person. You can't see their face in any part of the episode. Given who ...
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Why aren't the normal titans affected by the 13-year curse?

In Attack on Titan, the titans wandering around the walls seem to live longer than 13 years, bypassing the curse. We know for sure that the normal titans live longer because of the Smiling Titan. But ...
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Why are the Eldian's in possession of Warships?

I have read the manga revolving around the Eldian Military, how they have Ironclad Warships that are in regard very similar to modern day Warships. I do not understand though, because I didn't think ...