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Fullmetal Alchemist

Fullmetal Alchemist

Alternative Titles

English: Fullmetal Alchemist
Synonyms: Full Metal Alchemist, Hagane no Renkinjutsushi, FMA, HagaRen, Fullmetal Alchemist Gaiden
Japanese: 鋼の錬金術師

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 27
Chapters: 116
Status: Finished
Published: Jul 12, 2001 to Sep 11, 2010
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, DramaDrama, ShounenShounen, MilitaryMilitary
Authors: Arakawa, Hiromu (Story & Art)
Serialization: Shounen Gangan

Statistics

Score: 9.091 (scored by 103890103,890 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet published' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #42
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #11
Members: 183,988
Favorites: 25,286

Featured Articles

Second Fullmetal Alchemist Live-Action Teaser Trailer Just Dropped

Second Fullmetal Alchemist Live-Action Teaser Trailer Just Dropped

We get a first look at Ed and Al's human transmutation experiment gone wrong, a brief cameo of Al's CGI suit of armor in motion, and disjointed bursts of alchemical action.

by yungyoshi

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Top 20 Cute Anime Dogs

Top 20 Cute Anime Dogs

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Top 10 Kamidere Characters in Anime: What's a Kamidere?

Top 10 Kamidere Characters in Anime: What's a Kamidere?

In life being confident is important. However, Kamidere take it to a completely different level. Here are 10 that set the standard for what it means to be Kamidere.

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Top 10 Best Anime Omake - What are Omake?

Top 10 Best Anime Omake - What are Omake?

Have you ever wondered what omake are or if they’re even worth watching? Are they just filler or are they something different entirely? Let’s learn the difference with this collection of 10 of the best omake in the worlds of anime and manga!
Top 15 Most Powerful Anime Eyes

Top 15 Most Powerful Anime Eyes

With an abundance of magical characters, anime and special powers seem to go hand in hand. One of the most popular forms is seen in characters with powerful anime eyes - which grant them different kinds of powers. Check out some of the most renowned examples below.
Top 20 Fast Anime Characters: You Can't Even See Them!

Top 20 Fast Anime Characters: You Can't Even See Them!

There's something appealing about characters with lightning speed, and you can be pretty sure that most shounen action anime will feature at least a few guys who can zip around effortlessly. But this list of 20 fast anime characters will show you that there's more to speed than meets the eye!
Top 15 Ahoge Characters in Anime: What is Ahoge?

Top 15 Ahoge Characters in Anime: What is Ahoge?

Have you ever wondered why a strand of hair from an anime character’s head sticks out? This cute little accent is called an "ahoge". But what does this ahoge really signify? Let’s take a closer look at it and check out some of the most popular anime characters with this classic hairstyle!
Top 15 Epic Anime Families: Family will Always Have Your Back

Top 15 Epic Anime Families: Family will Always Have Your Back

Now is the time of year when family members from both near and far gather to reconnect. This goes for anime family members as well. Check out this list of 15 of the most memorable anime families out there, who have gathered just in time for the holidays! Just remember, every anime is different...
15 Anime Characters with Eyes Always Shut

15 Anime Characters with Eyes Always Shut

In anime, we often see characters with their eyes closed. despite the fact that they aren't blind. Which leaves us with the question: why? Does this look have any symbolism? Let’s learn more about this famous anime trope and get to know some anime characters who made it popular!
Fullmetal Alchemist Live-Action Film: a Dream or Disaster Come True?

Fullmetal Alchemist Live-Action Film: a Dream or Disaster Come True?

One of the most popular anime shows ever Fullmetal Alchemist is finally getting its live-action film adaptation in 2017! Let's take a look at the announced cast and whether this will be a dream or disaster come true...
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood and the Contrapasso

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood and the Contrapasso

We know that the Seven Deadly Sins plays a role in the anime, but what are some of the major elements that lends the Sins to the show's thematic consistency? Find out in our first collaboration with the MAL Featured Club.
Manga, Manhua, and Manhwa: What’s the difference?

Manga, Manhua, and Manhwa: What’s the difference?

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Steampunk Cyborgs: Automail Users of Fullmetal Alchemist

Steampunk Cyborgs: Automail Users of Fullmetal Alchemist

In the Fullmetal Alchemist world, there are special armored appendages known as automail. Let's take a look at what these automail are and the who the characters that have used them throughout the series are.

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The Transmutation Circle: Alchemy in Anime Like FMA

The Transmutation Circle: Alchemy in Anime Like FMA

Alchemy: the medieval art of chemical science. Mankind once believed that with the right concoctions it would be possible to turn common metals into gold, cure any disease, or even achieve immortality. The basis of all alchemy is a symbol of power known as a transmutation circle.
Explore the Countries of Fullmetal Alchemist

Explore the Countries of Fullmetal Alchemist

Several countries make up the world of the Fullmetal Alchemist series, each one with some kind of specific role to play in the story. Find out more about these locations and their importance to the story!
Top 15 Fullmetal Alchemist Memes

Top 15 Fullmetal Alchemist Memes

Anyone and everyone who watched the Fullmetal Alchemist anime is sure to have laughed and cried over the wide variety of memes that have spawned from the show over the years. Here is a collection of 15 of the best Fullmetal Alchemist memes available on the world wide web!

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20 Totally Inspiring Quotes from Fullmetal Alchemist

20 Totally Inspiring Quotes from Fullmetal Alchemist

Fullmetal Alchemist (Hagane no Renkinjutsushi) deals with some pretty heavy material: loss, revenge, good, evil, love, death. It has it all! Because the show has so much substance, there are some absolutely beautiful quotes that are sure to inspire any viewer.
How Different Are the Homunculus in Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood?

How Different Are the Homunculus in Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood?

The original 2003 Fullmetal Alchemist series and the 2009 Brotherhood series differ in many aspects, but perhaps the most significant is the portrayal of the deadly homunculus. Let's see what's different between the two versions.

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People Inhabiting the World of Fullmetal Alchemist

People Inhabiting the World of Fullmetal Alchemist

Fullmetal Alchemist (Hagane no Renkinjutsushi) is a series full of lifelike characters that stick with you long after you have turned off your TV, making the series a truly multidimensional experience, which doesn't get boring or old over time, but keeps you coming for more.