Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood 2 is a Japanese anime television series adapted from the original Fullmetal Alchemist manga series by Hiromu Arakawa. The series was conceived in order to create a faithful adaptation that directly follows the entire storyline of the original manga. Production for Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood began in 2008. The series was broadcast for sixty-four episodes on MBS-TBS from April 2009 to July 2010.
Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood 2 Plot
Brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric are raised by their mother Trisha Elric in the remote village of Resembool in the country of Amestris. Their father Hohenheim, a noted and very gifted alchemist abandoned his family while the boys were still young. when Trisha died of a lingering illness, they were cared for by their best friend Winry Rockbell and her grandmother Pinako. The boys travelled the world to advance their alchemic training under Izumi Curtis. Upon returning home, the two decide to try to bring their mother back to life with alchemy.
In the failed transmutation results in Al’s body being completely obliterated, and Ed losing his left leg. In a last-ditch attempt to keep his brother alive, Ed sacrifices his right arm to bring Al’s soul back and houses it in a nearby suit of armor.
After this Edwar and his brother decide to move to the capital city to become a government-sanctioned state Alchemist. After Edward is titled the “Fullmetal Alchemist” by the State Military, the brothers begin their quest to regain their full bodies back through the fabled Philosopher’s Stone, under the direction of Colonel Roy Mustang.
Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood 2 Storyline
The law of equivalent exchange suggests that “in order for something to be obtained, something of equal value must be lost”. This is where the journey of the two brothers, Edward and Alphonse Elric, one of whom is an alchemist, begins. After losing their mother, they try to resurrect her by performing a human transmutation ritual, but the ritual goes completely wrong which results in Edward, the alchemist, losing two of his limbs and his brother ends up losing his entire physical presence.
Three years later, Edward wants to now reverse all the damage that was caused to him and his brother after the human transmutation ritual. The two brothers set out on a journey to find this hidden mythical relic, that holds the greatest powers ever known to alchemy, with few members of the military on their side.
Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood 2 Cast
- Edward Elric is voiced by Romi Park
- Alphonse Elric is voiced by Rie Kugimiya
- Roy Mustang is voiced by Shin-ichiro Miki
- Winry Rockbel is voiced by Megumi Takamoto
- Maes Hughes is voiced by Keiji Fujiwara
- Riza Hawkeye is voiced by Fumiko Orikasa
- Scar is voiced by Kenta Miyake
- Ling Yao is voiced by Mamoru Miyano
- Lan Fan is voiced by Nana Mizuki
- May Chang is voiced by Mai Goto
- King Bradely/Wrath is voiced by Hidekatsu
- Lust is voiced by Kikuko Inoue
- Envy is voiced by Minami Takayama
- Greed is voiced by Yuichi Nakamura
Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood Season 2 Release Date
In March 2009, it was announced that the official English title of the series was Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, and that it would receive its English-language premiere on Animax Asia, with Japanese audio and English subtitles, at 8:30 p.m. on April 10, 2009. On April 3, 2009, Funimation announced it would stream English-subtitled episodes four days after they aired in Japan.
Funimation lost the rights to the series in March 2016. In July 2016, it was announced that the series was transferred to Aniplex of America and it would be streamed on Crunchyroll. Netflix released the series on their streaming platform in the United States and Canada in January 2018.
Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood 2 Spin-off Film
Following the final episode of Brotherhood, a new film was announced. A teaser trailer began streaming in November 2010 on the Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood official site, confirming that a movie entitled Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos would open throughout Japan in July 2011. It was directed by Kazuya Murata and scripted by Yūichi Shinpo. The film follows the Elrics’ attempts to capture a criminal in another country.
Genere Of Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood 2
- Science Fantasy