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Tsukihime is a Japanese visual novel created by TYPE-MOON. It was originally released in December 2000.

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What was the betrayal done by Micheal Roa?

I am just done reading Tsukihime and was looking over some particular things that seem to be unclear and also referred to Wiki for more information around. I read about how Micheal Roa started his ...
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Why is it said that the Tsukihime anime “does not exist”?

I've been hearing people talk about how the 2003 Tsukihime anime "does not exist", for example, here and here. I wonder why that is, when the anime had great art and music for its time. On the other ...
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Why is Kischur Zelretch Schweinorg both a Dead Apostle Ancestor and Wizard Marshall of the Mage's Association?

It's my impression that the Twenty-seven Dead Apostle Ancestors as a group are loosely organized, or are at least affiliated with each other in some way. They're also generally hostile to both The ...
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Was it Ciel or Elesia?

In Tsukihime, Ciel is immortal because she was Michael Roa Valdamjong's previous incarnation called Elesia (on the left). [Slightly NSFW] I am wondering which is her birth name, Ciel or Elesia? Who ...
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Why does Akiha have a physical reaction to Shiki's collapse?

In chapter 36 of the Tsukihime manga, Akiha doubles over in pain while Shiki is collapsing at the site of the incident eight years ago. The pacing and a remark from Akiha indicating worry for Shiki ...
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Who are these Tsukihime characters?

In the third volume of the Tsukihime manga, an illustration (possibly NSFW) of a number of female characters at a hot spring appears. I can recognize most of the characters here. (Akiha stands ...
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Why is Roa's appearance in the Hisui route different from that in “Near Side of the Moon”?

In the Arcueid and Ciel routes, Roa appears with long black hair in "Western" clothes. However, I'm currently playing the Hisui route, and I've seen that the original Shiki Tohno appears in Japanese ...
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Why isn't Holy Scripture Triten inside Caubac Alcatraz Labyrinth?

Reading on the TYPE-MOON Wiki it says that Hibiki Hibino ...is the Holy Scripture Triten (聖典トライテン, ?) of Caubac Alcatraz on Caubac Alcatraz's page it says in the second paragraph in his Abilities ...
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Can Shiki kill servants?

My question is related to the Nasuverse in general. I was wondering if Shiki is able to kill Servants using his Chokushi no Magan.
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What are Arcueid's origin similarities with Caster?

In the Rani route in Fate Extra I recently beat Arcueid Brunestud while playing as Caster. At the end if you look in Berserker's matrix under details than under True Ancestor, at the very bottom it ...
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Does the name Shiki have some sort of relevance to Death?

In Kara no Kyoukai and the Tsukihime games, the characters who can see death have the first name Shiki: Ryougi Shiki: Kara no Kyoukai - Obtained from being overly exposed to Akasha while in a Comma ...
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Can Ryougi Shiki see “Death” in inanimate objects?

In Tsukihime, Tohno Shiki is able to see "death" with his Mystic Eyes of Death Perception in not just living things but in objects as well. Aoko explains to him that all objects, both living and ...
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What territory would the Aozaki Clan have?

The Tohsaka have Fuyuki, and it was because of that they were apart of the Heaven's Feel ritual at first (because Fuyuki was a spritual land that the Makiri (Matou) and the Einzbern needed). The ...
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Whom is Shiki talking to in the dream where he meets a serial killer (in the Kohaku route)?

In Tsukihime's Kohaku route, Shiki falls asleep and has a "dream" after the welcoming party. In it, he (or SHIKI) encounters another serial killer. They drink coffee bought from a vending machine ...
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Who is Saber extending her hand to in the ED of Carnival Phantasm?

In the ED, we see each character (that appears in the show) is connected by (the proximity of) a hand. Right as the ED of Carnival Phantasm ends, we see Saber extending her hand to someone, but we ...
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Which Melty Blood games are relevant, plotwise?

Shingetsutan Tsukihime is a pretty expansive work - a main visual novel, the Kagetsu Tohya supplement, and the Melty Blood games. The last bit, Melty Blood, is especially jarring to a Type-Moon fan ...