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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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What was Eren's vision about?

I can't believe I missed this three times. I went back to the beginning of AoT in episode 1 and noticed these scenes that occurred at the beginning of the episode. Eren is having some type of daydream ...
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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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Why could Ymir read the can, but Reiner could not?

While watching episode 29, we saw that Ymir could read the letters on the can, but Reiner could not. Why? Manga spoiler:
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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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Is it safe for me to watch Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou as an anime-only viewer?

I have only watched (season one of) the Shingeki no Kyojin anime, and have not read any of the manga. As I watch the Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou anime, which is airing this season, I am starting to ...
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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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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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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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Are Walls Maria/Rose/Sina the only Wall community in the world?

Okay I was watching Attack on Titan, and I was just wondering if this walled off part of land is the only one in existence? Like, if people were ever to go out past Wall Maria into the rest of the ...
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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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What is the song when the female titan showed up at Levi's group in episode 18?

I started watching Attack on Titan and this song started playing in slow motion when the "Female Titan" showed up at Levi's group, around 20:30 of episode 18. What song is this?
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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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In episode 20 of Attack on Titan, how does the Female Titan have 3D Maneuver Gear after regaining human form?

I remember someone saying (not sure which episode, though probably the same) that Eren lost his 3D Maneuver Gear after exiting his Titan form. I also remember seeing that myself, after exiting his ...
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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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What's the name of the first piece of music in Shingeki no Kyojin episode 1?

In the 1st episode of SNK / AOT, there's this awesome song at 0:47, when the colossal titan appears. Do you know the name, please? I can't find it anywhere...
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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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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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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 do some of the scenes in the 5th Episode of Attack on Titan differ when it was aired in Fukuoka?

The airing of the 5th episode of Attack on Titan in Fukuoka (see top in the Youtube video below) had some noticeable differences from the original airing (see bottom). Why were these changes made? ...
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What is a “Three-Dimensional Maneuver”?

Many times in Attack on Titan, the various soldiers mention something called "three-dimensional maneuvering", which appears to be an effective strategy for the battles with the Titans. At the end of ...
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How did humans learn how to kill Titans?

In Attack on Titan, how did humans learn the Titans' weak spot? How was it that they learned how to kill Titans? Was it through experiments with live, captured Titans? The only example I could think ...
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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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Why did Historia's mother hate and reject her?

Other than her being a bastard child, was any reason given as to why Historia's mother hated her and disowned her?
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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
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What does the title of first chapter of Attack on Titan (進撃の巨人 Shingeki no Kyojin) mean or signify in the context of manga?

To You, 2000 Years From Now (二千年後の君へ Ni-sen nen-go no Kimi e) is the 1st chapter of the 1st volume and the 1st chapter overall of the Attack on Titan manga. Who is the you? And what is the ...
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Why can't Titans attack using the canals passing through the walls?

I saw this image on this question: Why are there outlying towns/cities on the walls in Shingeki no Kyoujin? If you look carefully, there is a spot near the bottom where the water canal enters the ...
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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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What did Mikasa say when she was correcting Armin after Eren mastered the ODM gear?

After Eren masters the ODM gear (anime ep. 3 - 21:40~, manga vol. 4), Mikasa corrects Armin by saying, (in the English manga) He's relieved because now he doesn't have to be separated from me. Is ...
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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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Why do the giants in Shingeki no Kyojin start to look like the characters that got eaten?

In Shingeki no Kyojin, Armin's grandfather dies when he is sent to recover Wall Maria. And in the episode when Eren gets eaten, the face and the look of the giant who eats him is exactly the same as ...
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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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Are there more Titan Shifters, unknown as of now?

These two pics are taken from 'Attack on Titan' manga chapter 77: In the first pic, beast titan says: In the second picture, can we conclude that there are other titan shifters who fight against ...
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Who is the 9th Titan shifter?

SPOILERS Read only if you are caught up to date with the latest manga chapter (93 in this case). Before chapter 93 we knew After reading chapter 93, interestingly we have: Are there any hints so ...
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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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Who are these two people in the third opening of Attack on Titan?

In the third opening of Attack on Titan we see a man and a baby holding hands. Does anyone know who these two people are? I can't remember seeing them in the manga. Or -if they are not "real" ...
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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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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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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 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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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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Is Eren's Titan in “rage/flame” mode stronger?

In episode 25, when Eren is fighting Annie, he is seen in what is called "rage/flame" mode (this name is given by fans I believe, though not sure). Is he supposed to be stronger when he's like that?
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Does Hajime Isayama have an ending in mind for Attack On Titan?

I have read somewhere that Isayama already knows the final ending of the Attack on Titan manga, but the route which he will get there is unknown to him. Are there any interviews where he specifies ...
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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 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 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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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 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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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 ...