Join. 1. I'm sure the whole anime fandom would explode if a sequel was announced. I always loved the xing characters. Yeah, it wouldn't be the same if she didn't write it. In my opinion? Brotherhood has the better world building. Links Reviews Neito. Based off of the ending. Questions, discussion, analysis, fan art, cosplay, quality memes, etc. '03 handles the somber, moody tone much better. Unlike the previous adaptation, Brotherhood is an almost 1:1 adaptation directly following the original events of the manga. The compelling story of two brothers, the massive world, and the long amazing cast of characters. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Design: Shinji Aramaki She finished up Silver Spoon last year, and she's currently working on finishing the manga adaptation of Arslan Senki. Director: Yasuhiro Irie 2. The 2003 version deviates from the manga part-way through, while the 2009 version sticks to the manga all the way to the end. Full metal Alchemist was released when the manga was finishing – so in a way 'Brotherhood' could be seen as the 'true' Fullmetal Alchemist story. level 1. Draw fanart of Ed and Winry's kids. Edward and Alphonse Elric live in the rural town of Resembool with their mother Trisha and their father Van Hohenheim, the latter having left home for an unknown reason. I would love an OVA of Hohenheim going to Xing and teaching them Alchemy/Alkahistory. Art director: Takeshi Satou 7. These two versions are unrelated to each other in the sense that it's not the case that one is a s… What I'd like to see is a sequel to the original FMA after the movie. That would be really cool. What do you guys know about this because I haven't allowed myself to look into anything until I finished the series. Sequel/continuation movie: Full Metal Alchemist: The Conquerors of Shambala. The initial story in each is the same. Kinda like how everyone exploded on ATLA? '03 has the more emotionally satisfying beginning. Here's how Fullmetal Alchemist and Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood differ from each other. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood When brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric lose their mother, they perform taboo alchemy to try to bring her back and pay the price. I wouldn't want a sequel sequel, but I would like to see the story of Al's recovery and what happens post-father. On March 31, 2016, FUNimation Entertainment's license to the series expired. Created Nov 4, 2011. Write fanfiction about Al's adventures in Xing, or Ed's adventures out west. This post created by the fabulous Kruzy includes a comparison of five different top 25 anime lists. If the powers-that-be (Arakawa, Studio Bones, Square Enix) can't come up with a better storyline and animation and characterization(s) than what they've already put out, then leave it alone. The story begins with the Crichton family being chased from their homeland and into Creta, where Julia is orphaned when her family is brutally murdered. Especially if the source material has concluded...that just leads to shitty filler, studios milking a franchise just for money, and non canon events that don't have the same feeling as the work by the original author. Music: Akira Senju 4. Quality over quantity. For that reason I believe it should be seen first. By Joseph Clark 28 minutes ago Fullmetal Alchemist … Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is not a sequel to the original Fullmetal Alchemist, and there are some big differences between them. Drachma (ˈdrækmə; drak-ma) is a country in the World of Fullmetal Alchemist, located north of the main country of the series, Amestris. More posts from the FullmetalAlchemist community, Continue browsing in r/FullmetalAlchemist. Sometimes I feel like everyone who thinks a well concluded show immediately needs a sequel needs to get rid of the "binge mentality" and appreciate quality, not quantity. I hear you, I'm an Adventure Time fan so I definitely agree. What I'm wishing for is a short spin off/side story about Mustang achieving his goal. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is easily on my list of top animes out there. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I love them both. It seemed like there was a set up for a possible season following this one when it came to Alphonse going on a mission with Toad and Warthog. Why not, because the main series ended so good? I love Full Metal as it is, I don't want any sequels, we as spectators have to learn how to let go. I prefer the dub. Back in Amestris, an alchemic prison break by Melvin Voyager, who was a few months shy of his parole, has the Amestrian military confused until they discover a newspaper that has had something removed. I am not a fan of others officially continuing an original work. Original creator: Hiromu Arakawa 5. As the manga was finishing, they decided to re-do this series to follow the manga, and created Full Metal Alchemist:Brotherhood. Art design: Kazushige Kanehira 8. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an alternate retelling of Hiromu Arakawa's Fullmetal Alchemist manga that is closer to the source material than the previous 2003 adaptation, this time covering the entire story. Brotherhood goes more in depth and expands on what happened in the original in some aspects and it also deviates from the original and offers it's own story.They both start off with the same story but end up with different outcomes.Brotherhood goes farther into their lives. For more details, see What's the difference between the FMA and FMA Brotherhood series?. I love FMA, but I'm also very happy with where the series ended, and I always have fanfiction if I want sequels. Yes . Fans will also be happy -- or at least, intrigued -- to hear that the film may not be a standalone feature, with the ending and post-credits teaser leaving room for much more to come. The core difference between the two anime is how liberally they adapt the manga. Of course not!! ... alchemists and alkahestrists. Cue clue #1. I think the story wrapped up in a great way and I feel like the characters have been through enough, lmao. Oh, interesting. I don't mind a sequel but I'm happy where brotherhood ended. There are so many possibilities. Press J to jump to the feed. The series premiered in April 2009, and instantly became a huge hit. The FullMetal Alchemist live-action movie adaptation is now available to stream on Netflix. Character Design: Hiroki Kanno 6. I ... Come post anything related to Hiromu Arakawa's Fullmetal Alchemist anime and manga franchise! Brotherhood gives us better development for side characters- especially Roy, Winry, Scar, Hoenheim, Izumi. It is believed to be closer to the manga … By a wide margin. I'd rather see creators make new stuff rather than just stick to the one thing that made them popular. I know it's been a decade, I know, but is there a chance? Series Composition: Hiroshi Ohnogi 3. Hello y'all, it's been a long time since I don't write a thread. But I'm pretty sure he did. Well IMO the ending was really conclusive, but I kinda wanna see the world in xing, and see what happens after ling yao & lan fan return. By the time it ended in October 2004, a year later exactly, eight volumes had been published. As far as I know, no one knows what Arakawa's new manga will be, only that it be published through Shounen Jump. For fans of the manga and anime adaptations, it's a hotly anticipated release. It's not a sequel, watching both is a good idea. Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood, or FMAB, is the second adaptation of the original FMA anime series but is more faithful to the original manga. But if there's one thing I respect about Arakawa, and writers/creators like her, is that they move onto other projects. Come post anything related to Hiromu Arakawa's Fullmetal Alchemist anime and manga franchise! The Funimation team did a top-notch job with casting and voice acting. The ending of FMAB was near-perfect (as was the entire show), and I'd hate to see it brought down by a lackluster sequel. Or it would ruin the original story? I would love to see that too! So like, him becoming fuhrer or bringing Ishval back to a thriving country again? Press J to jump to the feed. The second adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa's award-winning manga Fullmetal Alchemist, titled Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, is widely considered one of the greatest anime series ever made.With immaculate world-building, exciting action, rounded and multidimensional characters, and an emotionally resonant story Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood shows us just how great shounen anime can be. But I am only writing this in suggestion on how to write the sequel to the manga and brotherhood. I always wanted to know more about Xing since it was based off of China and I would also love to see a little story on how Hohenheim taught the people of Xing alchemy. Nothing ever replaces another. Would you want a Sequel to Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood? To call 2009's Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood a highly rated anime would be a drastic understatement — the shonen series has been ranked first in … I always thought it would be cool to have a Sequel following the Elric brothers on their Journey to the West and East, wouldn't you? As you may know, there are essentially two versions of the Fullmetal Alchemist anime - the 2003 version, called simply "Fullmetal Alchemist", and the 2009 version, called "Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood". Fullmetal alchemist is not as good as brotherhood as it does not follow the manga later on after 12 episodes. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is the second anime television series based on Fullmetal Alchemist, the first being 2003's Fullmetal Alchemist. are all welcome. Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood is an anime series closely following the story of the manga that goes by the same name. I don't think so, and I hope it doesn't. Highly unlikely, as FMA was written to be a single story and is complete as is, but you could also make the case 'never say never.' But I did hear that there was a new manga coming out so I can't call that curiosity. The series began when the original manga was still in its early stages of production. 10 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Heroes Reimagined As Villains. I finally finished Brotherhood after trying to find the time and obviously it was flipping fantastic. Does a lot of things well, but nothing extraordinary. There's a question that I'd like to discuss with you. It would be cool to see more about the casts, especially Ling, i want to know if Ling and Lan Fan becomes Emperor and Empress of Xing. So yeah, I'm definitely down for the ride as exciting moments for the fandom are often the best (either through the anime doing great or just god-tier memes if the anime does bad). Only if Hiromu Arakawa wrote it. I know I would read it. The removed piece is actually a photograph of an older Julia Cric… I always thought it would be cool to have a Sequel following the Elric brothers on their Journey to the West and East, wouldn't you? Not intended to you OP, just my general take on this idea. Maybe reading some books or short stories that have well written endings, where you feel complete without having to know what happens next, or what happens to their kids, and just experience closure. Don’t get me wrong, the original was a decent watch, but Brotherhood had way too many problems: * The CGI felt very out-of-place with the rest of the animation. The choice between the 2 depends mainly on what you look for in a story. So I don't expect any details of that new manga series to surface until Arslan Senki wraps up. A pretty good "popcorn show". Cookies help us deliver our Services. When the first Fullmetal Alchemist series aired in October 2003, five volumes of the manga had been released, with the sixth arriving later that month. I never though Inuyasha, of all things, would get a sequel, but here we are. This is where fandom comes in. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The original adaptation. The series ran for 64 episodes on MBS–TBS from April 2009 to July 2010. I know the series ended on a really good ending, but I always thought it would be pretty cool if Hiromu Arakawa started to write this. I wouldn't mind an OVA to go into some daily life stuff post-ending, but I wouldn't want a sequel season. But if there's one thing I respect about Arakawa, and writers/creators like … Brotherhood has the more emotionally satisfying ending. FullMetal Achemist Brotherhood is merely the sequel to FullMetal Alchemist and therefore will not be replacing it. 302. engaged in research. Discussion. Highly unlikely, as FMA was written to be a single story and is complete as is, but you could also make the case 'never say never.' When Trisha dies of the plague, the brothers perform the forbidden alchemic technique of human transmutation in an attempt to resurrect h… There have been many conflicts between Amestris and Drachma in the past, however, for the majority of the manga's timeline, the two nations stand on a shaky Pact of Non-Aggression. More doesn't mean better. Send me any fanfics that you know of, because I would love to read some of them. Color design: Soko Nakao 10. That means that Bones, the animation studio behind Fullmetal Alchemist, had only a fragment of the ultimately 27-v… I never though Inuyasha, of all things, would get a sequel, but here we are. What are you thinking?? Sound Director: Masafumi Mima 9. Edward and Alphonse Elric may be the heroes of Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, but these fan art pieces show us a much darker side of the heroes.