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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 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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What is the language used on food can?

In season 2 episode 4, Reiner suspects Ymir. While searching her, he found Ymir holding a can of canned food. When he took the food can, he was unable to read the content written on it, while Ymir ...
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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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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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How was wall Rose breached in season 2 of Attack of Titan

In Season one of Attack of Titan, everytime titans were about to breach a wall, if I understand correctly, they breached a city located in the edge of the wall first, and through that city, they ...
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Which was the wall Titan Eren sealed with a rock?

I'm watching the second season of Attack on Titan. I've watched the first season but it was a while ago. I remember that at the begining of the series, Wall Maria was breached and that at some point ...
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Were the lure towns in Wall Maria evacuated?

I was re watching season 1 because season 2 started airing not to long ago. As I watched it got me thinking. With the lure towns in Wall Maria, 1 out of 4 got breached but the other 3 were in theory ...
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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 happens to the human inside the titan when the titan dies?

Just to be clear I'm NOT talking about those who where swallowed. When they kill a titan it completely Vaporizes and nothing is left. So what happens to the human inside them?
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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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What are the orange stripes and fire that Eren's Titan body gets when fighting the female Titan for the second time?

In the second fight with the female Titan, at the end, Eren's Titan gets some orange lines and fire. What is that? Is it some special power particular to his Titan just like the female Titan can ...
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What is “the pose” Eren did in chapter 89?

Please do not spoil yourself the content of this masterpiece.
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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 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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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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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 Zeke interested in Eren?

In Attack on Titan's recent manga chapters, Zeke tells Eren that his father had lied to him and that he was unaware of the truth. Why is Zeke interested in Eren even when he can control titans and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 lays beyond the walls?

I've always wondered what really lies beyond the walls. The most we've seen of the area outside is the Female Titan arc and the scene that played before the theme in episode 1 of the anime. Both times,...
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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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Can a human survive inside a titan?

In Attack on Titan, it is said that titans do not have any digestive organs and the only way they get stuff out of their stomach is by puking it out. Now, if a human is swallowed whole by the titan, ...
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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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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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What happened to people with other skin colors?

In Attack on Titan, we know what happened to many people: But what happened to people with different skin colors, e.g. black?
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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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Are there more Titan Shifters unknown as of now?

These two pictures are taken from Attack on Titan Chapter 77: In the first picture, the Beast Titan says: In the second picture, can we conclude that there are other titan shifters who fight against ...
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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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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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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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Who is this ghost from episode 8 of Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou?

Episode 8 of Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou features this ghostly character, who is not addressed by name during the episode: Who is this supposed to be? From reading the cast credits, I see that this ...
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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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Is there a reason for the notches on the blades?

In Attack on Titan, the blades used with the 3D Manuever Gear have notches in them similar to those found on craft knives: Certain knives like the one above come with snap-off points so that when the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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?