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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 happens to humans inside titans when they die? [duplicate]

In attack on titan, if someone were swallowed by a titan (it doesn't matter if the person if dead or alive) what happens to the body if a titan dies before it pukes them up?
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Why is Bertolt's Titan form so much bigger than the other Titan Shifters?

Bertolt's Titan form is unusually big, approaching nearly 50 meters. Was there any particular reason given for why it is so large in comparison to the rest?
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Why are some Titan Shifters able to harden their Titan bodies when most can't?

How can the Armored Titan and Annie in the Titan form harden their bodies, while Eren and the other Titan Shifters can't?
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How were the walls in Attack on Titan built?

If I remember correctly, in Attack on Titan, it's mentioned or implied a number of times that humans built the walls to protect themselves from the titans. (Feel free to correct me if I'm wrong on ...
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Are the districts inside the walls 'Elodia'?

Spoilers ahead for those who have not read the latest manga chapters (86 - 87).
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Why is the Female Titan after Eren?

As shown in episode 17, the Female Titan is after Eren, looking for him in the formation outside the walls. Why is the Female Titan after Eren?
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Are Levi and Mikasa siblings?

Are Levi and Mikasa siblings? I've heard Levi being called as Levi Ackerman, which in Mikasa's backstory, you discover that her last name is Ackerman as well, although no recognition passes between ...
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Why do the Survey Corps kill this character?

In chapter 76 of the manga of Attack on Titan, it appears that the Survey Corps. have killed I don't understand why they killed him, especially when they needed information from him.
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What is the name of the OST playing at 18:40 in Shingeki no Kyojin Episode 1?

In the original anime Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan), there was an OST playing at 18 minutes and 40 seconds into the first episode. This OST happenned when Eren Jaeger saw the Collosol Titan ...
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Why is the release of season 2 of Attack on Titan delayed?

The first season of Attack on Titan aired from April 6, 2013 to September 28, 2013, as stated on Wikipedia. Although the anime is popular and there are demands for the second season, the second season ...
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Are titan's other weakness the underground?

They do seem to become less active at night or if deprived of sunlight, and so it may be possible they draw their primary source of energy from the sun. Annie refused to go underground. There also ...
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How would Annie's going underground prove anything?

I'm wondering how Annie's going underground (in episode 23) would prove she wasn't the Female Titan? Also, was her reason for not going there only because she knew it was a trap, or did she have ...
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What race are the humans in Attack on Titan? What language do they speak?

The majority of characters in Attack on Titan have German names. Does this mean they are Europeans? We know Mikasa Ackerman is Oriental. Did the writers avoid describing her as Asian because in the ...
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Why is “Shingeki no Kyojin” translated as “Attack on Titan”?

The direct English translation of 進撃の巨人 ("Shingeki no Kyojin") isn't actually "Attack on Titan", and the name seems like an odd translation because it implies either an attack on a person/thing named "...
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Attack on titan chapter 79: possible flaw?

In Shingeki No Kyojin's latest chapter (chapter 79), beast titan throws a stone like he is playing baseball. But the story takes place in a time when baseball wasn't even known. These are the pictures:...
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How hot would the Colossal Titan's temperature be?

I was writing a story so I was wondering if there is a statement anywhere on the temperature, exact or estimated, of the heat released by the Colossal Titan? Thank you so much if you answer.
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Was the Scouting Legion's patch or the character's Military affiliation changed?

In the Military, there are three units, each with its own patch: Scouting Legion, Military Police and Stationary Guard. Left to Right: Scouting Legion, Military Police and Stationary Guard So far ...
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What song is playing when Eren cries in episode 2?

What is the name of the song about 13:00 into episode 2, when Eren is crying? I've searched in many places but I can't find it.
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Why does Levi wear Titan Pajamas?

Does this have anything to do with the manga? Or is this just something that fans made up? Because I see so much people cosplaying as Levi in Titan Pajamas.
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In Shingeki No Kyojin, when does Eren lose 3 years of his memory?

I was just reading asks on Attack On Titan and came upon this one What was Eren's vision about? Where someone says in one of the answers that Eren lost three years of his memory due to his father ...
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Has the creator been interviewed about when the Attack on Titan story takes place?

Lots of speculations have been made as to the time frame and location using clues from within the manga and animation.....but why not just ask the series creator if he gave it much thought or is the ...
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What is the gender of Armin in Shingeki no Kyojin?

One of my friends read an article which claimed that Armin Arlert of Attack on Titan is female. Can anyone confirm or deny this? This article included the following statement: Q: Out of the group ...
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Why did Eren have a flashback about titans in episode 1? [duplicate]

For those who have finished Attack on Titan season one: If you take all that you know into account and rewatch the first episode up to the the first 3 minutes, you will see that Eren was dreaming ...
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What's the name of this song from Episode 16 of Shingeki no Kyojin?

If possible I'd like to know the YouTube link for this song. It plays during episode 16 of Shingeki no Kyojin when they receive their capes for joining the Survey Corps.
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What arcs of Shingeki No Kyojin will the live-action movie cover?

The live action movie for Shingeki No Kyojin is coming out in 2015 or 2016 if I am not mistaken. Does anyone know what arcs of the anime and manga the movie will cover?
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What happened to Reiner and Bertolt after Clash of the Titans arc?

After Clash of the Titans arc (from chapter 35 to chapter 50), it was confirmed that Reiner and Bertolt survived. Since they were previously planning to go back to their village with Eren, now that ...
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How did the Female Titan manage to get out of her titan form and escape while surrounded by a horde of titans?

In episode 20 of the anime, when Annie, as the Female Titan, falls into Erwin's trap and is restrained, she calls over a horde of titans to devour her titan body. Her titan body is shown to be torn ...
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Which chapters are left out during in the anime of Attack on Titan?

I've recently started reading the Attack On Titan manga. I started from chapter 35 and skipped over 1-34 because that's where the anime left off and I already watched it. I just want to know which ...
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What is the origin of the names of the walls? [duplicate]

Attack on Titan has lots of Germanic features such as the music and wall names. In the case of the walls: "Rose" was the East Germany's secret codename plan to build the Berlin Wall. Where does ...
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What is the name of the last song in the staff credits at the end of episode 25?

Well, I know it's called Great Escape and it's the ending song of the 2nd cour of Shingeki no Kyojin. However, the one played at the end of episode 25 was an edited version. Where can I find this ...
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Did they manage to extract any information from Annie Leonhart after she was captured?

She was grounded and held underground deep inside the walls, but what about it? Did they manage to extract any information from her? If no then why? Getting by without saying a word is too good for ...
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Where is this Shingeki no Kyojin light novel in the series' timeline?

According to Wikipedia there are three light novel volumes titled Before the Fall, which are prologues to the anime/manga storyline. I saw another light novel titled Harsh Mistress of the City which ...
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Is there a (relatively) clear consensus for Hange Zoe's gender?

A common conclusion by English speaking followers of SnK is that Hange Zoe is nonbinary, since there is no specific reference to Hange's gender in the language used in the manga. (See here for an ...
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Why are titans killing humans? [closed]

Ok, huge spoilers for Attack on Titan in my questions.
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Why/How does Eren remember how to activate his Titan power?

Eren's father injects him with the Titan serum years before he first uses it. So how is it that he remembers how to activate it?
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Is the religion in Shingeki no Kyojin supposed to resemble a real-life religion?

In the religion in SnK, they worship the walls as their protectors and a number of times say that the walls were put there by God. The walls are also at least once referred to as Goddesses, though ...
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What type of government structure exists in Shingeki no Kyojin?

So I guess that the remaining human survivors formed a nation, but what form of government exists in this nation? Who is the leader?