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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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Is “Attack on Titan” taking place in the past or in the future?

According to the prehistory timeline on Wikia, 1003 B1: As a young girl, Ymir Fritz gains the power of the Titans from an unknown source, becoming the Founding Titan. With her powers, she is ...
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Who was Levi's host?

Spoiler alert! Do no proceed unless you are up to date with the manga or you don't mind being spoiled. In Chapter 112 of Shingeki no Kyojin, according to Eren, the Ackerman are able to unleash their ...
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For how long can a titan shifter can be in his titan form?

So my this question came very randomly and I was wondering what if the titan shifter is in the last moment of his curse, and then the time comes where he dies ( according to the curse of Ymir) so is ...
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What happens to a Titan Shifter if they die without being eaten?

The question is very vague, so let me clear up some of the confusion and haze. In the entirety of AoT, it is known that, to inherit the powers of a Titan Shifter, the chosen one must eat the current ...
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Why did Historia see her father's memories?

In Season 3 Episode 9 we see that According to Season 3 Episode 6 and Chapter 89, Historia, however, But we do know from Season 2 Episode 5 and Season 3 Episode 2 that Is there an explanation ...
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Can normal titans dig the ground?

I know normal titans are not intelligent but in one of the episodes of season 1 we see that they can learn to climb the trees in order to reach the scouts. So why none of them tried digging a tunnel ...
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What song is played in episode 39 (S3E2) of Attack on Titan at around 13:00?

There is a violin song played in Attack on Titan episode 39 (season 3 episode 2) from 13:00 to either 13:42 or 15:00 (not sure when it ends). It's when Armin just killed someone to save his friend ...
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What chapter does season 3 of Attack on Titan finish at?

I want to start reading the manga for Attack on Titan since I can't wait 6 months for season 3.5. What chapter should I start reading from?
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Which episode in season 3 showing Eren having to seal a rock with hardening?

I can’t remember when they showed Eren having to seal a rock with hardening, flashback or not. It was in season three of Attack on Titan. What episode is it?
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Is Levi Ackerman of Asian descent, like Mikasa?

I don't think its ever mentioned if Levi is of Asian descent like Mikasa or not, and if it was I completely missed it. Is Levi of Asian descent?
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Can an Ackerman become a Titan Shifter?

After reading the Manga until the current issue, it kind of feels like to me that it's building to Mikasa is going to become the Female Titan, or that Mikasa is going to inherit the Attack Titan from ...
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Why didn't Eren's eyes change colour when he inherited the Founding Titan?

So, after watching the Anime, I noticed that all the people, who inherited the power of the Founding Titan, eye's change from their original colour to a brilliant purple colour, whether they be royal ...
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Is there another wall encompassing the entire of Paradis for Marley to use?

So, another question about Attack on Titan. So in the Manga, and by extension, the Anime, it is revealed that certain people, Eldian IIRC, are transformed into Titans by injecting them with Titan ...
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What happened to the Titans after the Survey Corps left the walls?

What happened to all the Titans roaming outside the walls when the Survey Corps left the wall and arrived at the ocean? I mean, surely they couldn't not have disappeared into thin air now (Like the ...
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Which other nations are there in Attack on Titan world aside Eldia and Marley?

In the Attack on Titan wikia they often mention other nations aside Eldia and Marley which supposedly have more advanced technology than this 2 nations. Which other known nations are there in Attack ...
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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 doesn't Eren's Founding Titan ability to control other titans work on Rod Reiss' titan?

In Season 3 Episode 9 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 doesn't 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 a Titan's size based on age?

So in the new episode, we see Eren's real Titan form. He was a small titan so I was just curious if there's any correlation between the age and the size of the Titan someone 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 ...