The show’s portrayal of human civilization fighting a race of giant man-eating creatures has made the series one of the best anime of all time. Hange Zoë realizes that the Armored Titan cannot be completely armored if it is able to move that quickly and must have weak points like in the joints of a suit of armor. This armor is capable of protecting the Titan from significant amounts of damage, even a direct hit from a cannon or the ultrahard steel blades of ODM gear. [19], Despite improvements to his control over the Attack Titan, the Armored Titan overpowers him initially until Eren makes use of a technique that was taught to him by Annie Leonhart some time ago, taking one of the Armored Titan's arms before retreating temporarily. After the two main groups of soldiers converged at the end of last episode, the plan is to send Ymir to Trost Ward to have her injuries treated while the rest of the soldiers try to figure out how to plug a hole that might not even be in the Wall — but everything gets sidetracked by the shocking revelation of the true identities behind the Armored and the Colossal Titans.

Height Shortly afterward, Eren succeeds in temporarily using the Founding Titan, causing the Titans to swarm after the Warriors.

Episode killed: “The World the Girl Saw: The Struggle for Trost, Part 2” (Season 1, Episode 6). How? Ancient [54] After recovering, the Armored Titan resumes fighting Eren and attempts to rouse Galliard within the mangled Jaw Titan. [23] Once Bertolt exits his Titan with a captive Ymir, the Warriors escape to the nearby Titan Forest. He would later make use of his Titan form in a war between Marley and an enemy nation, using his Armored Titan to take the brunt of enemy artillery fire. Not to worry though, it's a small revelation in a big and complex world of the Titans. [7], Unable to immediately chase after the fleeing soldiers, Reiner begins throwing Titans at the Scouts in order to stop them, apparently not caring if Eren is eaten. However, this only seems to apply to the current body created by transforming, as transforming into the Armored Titan later revealed it to be restored of its namesake armor.

The same way it did to Carla. Episode killed: “Crushing Blow: The 57th Exterior Scouting Mission, Part 5” (Season 1, Episode 21). However, it is caught in a barrage of projectiles thrown by the Beast Titan, tearing it apart. [24], After some conversation in the forest, the Warriors start their retreat upon seeing signal flares from the Survey Corps approaching. In the middle of the fighting, Eren strikes one of the Titans and activates the Founding Titan that Reiner was searching for. Manga [61], The Armored Titan and the Female Titan engage the Yeagerists, Both Titans saw initial success as they repelled the Yeagerists attacks from the Thunder Spears and gunshots from the anti-personnel vertical maneuvering equipment, however, when the Azumabito engineers enter the battlefield trying to make it to the boat, Reiner is forced to use his Titan's body to protect them leading to his nape being exposed after various Thunder Spears are fired. The significance of her nobility has still yet to be made clear.

[47] Despite having lost his entire body below the head in the explosion, Reiner later recovered. FANDOM is the ultimate destination for celebrating your love of anime. [2], When Reiner, in a moment of exhaustion and desperation, reveals himself to be the Armored Titan and exposes Bertholdt as the Colossal Titan, the two transform into their Titan forms and battle against the Scout Regiment. Although they didn’t die at the hands of a Titan, Mikasa Ackermann’s parents’ death is still sad. Loves series, movies, and games that have to do with bloodthirsty but equally intelligent psychos. The weight of Reiner’s sins are heavy upon his shoulders, but Attack on Titan may have more in store for him. 15 m[2] After the battle in Trost, Jean Kirschtein finds the body of his best friend, Marco Bodt among the deceased. Instead, the Warriors turn their full attention to Eren. Each episode, viewers ponder which character would bite the dust next.

Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. During the chaos of the initial breach, it enters the city and makes its way across the streets to the interior gate.

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However, because the military men and woman in Attack on Titan have such short lifespans, they take advantage of every second that they’re alive. Unable to move and with no weapons, Miche screams in agony and begs for his life as the Titans eat him alive. Zuleika is a fan contributor at Fandom and focuses on Anime with words on Vocal, Movie Pilot and Fanime BLOG.

Falco suspects this is due to Reiner having lost the will to live. Abilities However, when the ships begin to open fire on the Beast Titan, Reiner uses his Armored Titan as a shield for Zeke, receiving devastating damage in the process. With defeat imminent, the Armored Titan roars, signaling Bertholdt's Colossal Titan, which falls on the two Titans. Armored skinHardeningImmense strength Her fears and desperate attempts at trying to revive Franz make her unable to see that his lower body was eaten.

[60] After their initial plan fails, Reiner and Annie Leonhart transform into their Titan forms and engage the incoming enemies. Attack on Titan Wiki is a FANDOM Anime Community. [4], The Armored Titan initially overpowers Eren's Titan until it makes use of a technique that was taught to him by Annie Leonhart while they were cadets. And to make matters worse, a Titan grabs and eats him. While we don’t see how he died, it’s Jean’s vacant stare and his pleads to know what happened to Marco that really stuck with viewers and brought on the feels. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Attack on Titan Part 1: Guren no Yumiya However, when he returns to his house after an attack, he sees it in ruins and his mother trapped, and suddenly all his feelings of anger fade away and despair takes hold. The Armored Titan manages to free the Jaw Titan, but is unable to stand again after the Attack Titan punches it across the plaza. If Paradis gets too close to taking out Marley, then the Armored Titan may become the country’s last line of defense. Armored Titan [8], The Armored Titan survives the battle and Reiner retreats to Wall Maria along with Bertholdt and Ymir. The last time Falco saw Reiner conscious, the man was on his knees begging Eren to kill him because he wanted to disappear. But it’s too late. During a flashback in the episode, Eren’s adoptive sister is nine years old and living happily with her parents. You can watch the simulcast of Attack on Titan Season 2, Episode 7 “Close Combat” on Funimation and Crunchyroll at 10:30 a.m. Eastern next Saturday, May 13 or on Hulu by 11:00 a.m. Eastern. [8], After Reiner regains consciousness, he joins the combined group of the Survey Corps and Warriors who go down to the harbor to attack the Yeagerists and take the flying boat. [52], The Armored and Attack Titans fight each other once again, The Armored Titan returns to Shiganshina as part of Marley's retaliatory strike against Paradis Island.

[29] As the battle of Shiganshina District begins, Reiner hardens his fingers to climb Wall Maria in order to attack the Survey Corps' horses.

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Reiner uses his Armored Titan to carry Bertolt and their captives away, and the Survey Corps pursues them. He’s like everyone’s “big brother.” But Reiner says that if Eren returns with he and Bertholdt to their village for untold reasons, then they won’t cause any … problems. Every single character in this series has been influenced by decisions made long … This article is about one of the Nine Titans. [56], The Armored Titan gets bitten in the nape by a transformed Falco, Caught by surprise, the Armored Titan struggles to control both the Attack Titan and Falco. Suspecting that the Warriors may be nearby, Armin Arlelt proposes a search of the Wall and Reiner is found hiding within. Her desperate attempt and Armin‘s realization that Hanna is trying to revive her love’s dead body makes Franz’s death all the more tragic. Reiner Braun

However, that doesn’t mean Reiner will be fine moving forward. Hardened plates of armor-like skin, hardening

Episode killed: “Beast Titan” (Season 2, Episode 1) The Season 2 premiere introduced a new type of Titan, the Beast Titan, and said goodbye to humanity’s second strongest soldier, Miche Zacharius.