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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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Why are there outlying towns/cities on the walls in Shingeki no Kyoujin?

For example, this here: Why does it need to jut out of the walls instead of just being inside the walls to begin with?
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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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What does Mikasa mean by “It's happening again” in the 2nd episode?

At the beginning of the 2nd episode after Eren and Mikasa are saved, the blond army guy pulls them forward, and Mikasa holds her head, has a flashback, and says "It's happening again". What does she ...
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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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Did the people of Trost District evacuate when the breach in Wall Rose happened?

In volume 9 of Attack on Titan, when Wall Rose was breached, did the people of Trost evacuate to Wall Sina along with the settlers who lived in the southwest area (like Connie and Sasha's village) of ...
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Did the garrisons ever use the cannons on top of Wall Maria to fire at the titans before the breach happened?

In episode 1, and also explained by Mr. Hannes, there are titans scratching the outside of Wall Maria (before the breach caused by the colossal happened). Did the garrisons still fire their cannons ...
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How did Reiner Braun capture Eren?

In the end of Episode 7 Season 2 of Attack on Titan, Eren was about to break Reiner Braun's neck. Then following that event, the Colossus Titan starts to fall, we see a shot that seems to show that ...
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What did cause the war between Marleyans and Eldians?

I'm finding answers for my book. It's about a war between Marleyans and Eldians but it did not tell in the manga what caused the war so I was looking for some help.
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Do normal titans have humans in them as well?

There are several humans which can transfer into titans at will. What about the normal titans? Hange said that titans do not weight as much as they should. Their only vulnerable area is where the real ...
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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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What chapter does Attack on Titan season 2 finish at?

I just finished the season 2 of Attack on Titan and I want to start to read the manga. Which chapter should I start from?
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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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Why weren't the Titans visible when the Armored Titan broke through Wall Maria?

How come in the first episode when the Armored Titan breaks through Wall Maria, there aren't any Titans visible When Eren battles the Female Titan later on Was this due to the story having not ...
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How did Commander Erwin know that the spy/traitor(s) would be within the 104th training squad?

During the female titan arc, how did Erwin specifically know that the traitor would be from the 104th training squad?
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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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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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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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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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Why did Eren survive getting eaten?

Why did Eren survive when he was eaten by the titan during the battle of Trost? Why didn't that titan gain his titan abilities too? There hasn't been another example of a Titan Shifter being eaten in ...
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Why does Eren loses his equipment after being Titan?

Why does Eren loses his equipment after being Titan ? And why Annie doesn't lose the equipment after being Titan ?
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Whats is the theme from Attack on titan when Erwin talks with the judge?

Do you guys know the name of the theme that plays in the background of the court scene when Erwin talks with the judge?
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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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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 ...
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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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Has the release date of Shingeki no Kyojin's second season been announced?

I've been hearing/reading a lot of news about a second season of Shingeki no Kyojin since 2014. All the sites said that the release date would be in the end of 2015 or the first months of 2016. We're ...
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Why does the ground shake when titans walk?

In the latest series, an experimenter told Eren that titans are very light despite their size. Why, then, does the ground shake when they walk?
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What's the OST playing in “No Regrets” OVA when Levi is fighting with Erwin?

The OST appears in No Regrets OVA when Levi fights Erwin and Mike and is played exactly when Erwin comes in.
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In Attack on Titan, how did the river barge escape Shiganshina in episode 2?

In episode 2 of the anime, the characters start off in the Shiganshina district. When and how did they get inside wall Maria? It shows them on a river barge with other refugees, but I do not think ...
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How did Eren lose his memories?

We all know by now that Eren How does he not remember everything until much later on?
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Is Eren immortal?

I don't know why, but while I'm reading fanfiction and other things I notice that people sometimes quote how no one wants Eren to die because he's "the key to humanity". I've always thought he was ...
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Why are there different classes of titans?

There are 4 size classes of titans. Taken from Shingeki no Kyoujin Wiki Why is this so? Do they get larger when they eat?
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How does the Colossal Titan's shifter escape without being seen?

In episode 5, immediately after Eren misses his shot to the Colossal Titan and it reverts to human form, I looked from multiple angles but there were no humans. However, given what we know later, ...
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What is the Ape Titan's identity?

This man is shown to be the Beast Titan. Who is he? A member of the royal family, maybe? Spoilers below for chapter 70 of the manga:
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Why do the humans that can turn into titans kill other humans?

In one of the episodes in the anime, the armored titan is breaking one the walls and I'm still trying to figure out why he did that instead if the helping the humans.
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Attack on Titan Opening Themes

I'm having trouble matching the 3 opening themes to Attack on Titan to tracks available to purchase in various digital outlets. For the avoidance of confusion, I'm looking for the long versions of ...
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Could titans suffocate?

In the last episode I believe of the first season of Attack on Titan, they showed a titan in the wall. In addition, it looked like there was not much room between the actual wall part and the titan's ...
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What's the secret behind Eren's key?

In chapter 10, during Eren's flashback, Eren's father gave him a key and told him to embrace the power of Titan transformation if he wanted to protect Mikasa and Armin. His father said that the key is ...
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Are the ends of Shingeki no Kyojin season 1 and 2 the same? [closed]

So I'm really confused right now. I think maybe I'm subject for the Mandela effect or something, because I could have sworn that season 1 of Attack on Titan ended with the smiling titan eating Hannes ...
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Why did Marleyans wait 4 years?

After the last attempt to get the Origin titan, in the battle of Shiganshina, why did Marleyans wait for 4 years to try again after their defeat?
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Can the two titan powers inside Eren be separated and given to two different people?

So Eren we can presume that if someone were to consume Eren So can some one consume or gain just one of the titans? Like when the original titan(the original Ymir) divided her powers in to nine ...
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If the Beast titan has similar powers to the founding titan, why do they need it so desperately?

Reiner and Bertolt are desperate to capture "the coordinate", the founding titan. But according to http://attackontitan.wikia.com/wiki/Beast_Titan , the Beast Titan "is one of the strongest of all ...
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Who exactly are featured on the walls of Maria, Rose & Sina?

I'm not sure whether this question will make sense or not but what is the symbolism or meaning behind the logos or symbols that are associated with the walls of Maria, Rose & Sina? Are they ...
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Why didn't Annie kill Armin during the 57th Expedition Beyond the Walls?

I watched the anime and couldn't find a explanation as to why Annie spared Armin's life?
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In attack on Titan, what's the point of the shifter Titans becoming soldiers?

In attack on Titan, what's the point of the shifter Titans becoming soldiers?
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What is the motive behind the Titan Shifters' actions?

Okay, so I read a bit of the manga, and I know a good amount of spoilers. But why are most of the titan-shifters trying to destroy humanity? Eren and Ymir are good, right? Why do some titan-shifters ...
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Why Connie, Historia and the others have been kept separated from the others at the beginning of season 2?

In the beginning of season 2, all of these guys have been kept somewhere with a sense that they are dangerous. Why is that? How did they know that they might be dangerous? Did I forget anything from ...
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How fast is the 3D Maneuver Gear (3DMG)?

Approximately how fast can people move around with the 3D Maneuver Gear (3DMG) in Attack on Titan? What is the maximum speed attainable? If people can move faster when the hook is reeled in, then I ...
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What's the purpose and origin of the titans which arent titan shifters?

As far as I know, the titan shifters inherited their power when Ymir Fritz died and her power was split between her 9 descendants. But what about the mindless titans, those who arent titan shifters ...