The makers are constantly treating the Fullmetal Alchemist fans, and the recent trailer launch further proves this statement. The rumors began way back in time about the franchise expanding and releasing new projects. At the same time, some fans thought that the decade-old anime was finally returning but some expected otherwise. With the announcement of Fullmetal Alchemist 2, fans are very excited to see what will the live-action films bring. Moreover, what did the trailer reveal? What is the plot of the upcoming movie? Here are all the details.
Fullmetal Alchemist is based on a manga of the same name. The text is written and illustrated under the name of Hiromu Arakawa. It has been a huge success on all the platforms, including the sales for the manga and the anime adaption. The series came out in October 2003 originally but soon released Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood in April 2009, which is far more loved among the fans. The series had 64 episodes in total and went on till July 2010.
Fullmetal Alchemist 2 Releases New Trailer!
The makers of Fullmetal Alchemist 2 released a new trailer for the fans waiting for the upcoming movie. Warner Bros Japan shared the video on their official YouTube channel. The trailer had a brief look into the movie and the action that will accompany it. The clip also featured the villains that will follow the course of the story. Previously, the castings of the movie have dealt with much criticism among fans.
Some have already claimed that the upcoming movie will not reach meet their expectations, much like Death Note’s live-action. On the other hand, some loyal fans are eagerly waiting for the trilogy to take place with the plot of the story already revealed. It will be interesting to see how the directors keep the audience engaged. Moreover, the trailer has shown the potential the live-action will have. All in all, fans will surely enjoy a rewatch of their favorite anime.
What Is The Plot?
Fullmetal Alchemist 2 will rotate around the manga and give a definite ending to the fans. It will cover all of the manga and give every bit of the struggle of the Elric brothers while also delving into the villains of the world. It will once again find the brother fight off Homunculi. Moreover, also reveal the past of their father. They will aim to achieve their original bodies through the Philosopher’s Stone, and more will follow.
It is notable that Fullmetal Alchemist covers some of the most emotional stories to date. It all began when Edward and Alphonse Elric tried to revive their mother but failed in the process. The first trailer showed this bit where Edward lost his leg, and his brother was completely gone. However, soon, Elric gets back his brother in the body covered with armor after sacrificing his arm. The story has much depth and will surely garner new fans along its way.
Fullmetal Alchemist 2: Release Date
The waiting fans are in for a treat since the makers have revealed the release dates of both of the sequels much long back. So, Fullmetal Alchemist: Final Chapter – The Avenger Scar will premiere on May 20, 2022. On the other hand, Fullmetal Alchemist: Final Chapter – The Last Transmutation will hit the screens on June 24, 2022. Thus, fans do not have to wait much longer for any of the two. Finally, for more updates on the same, keep coming back to The Anime Daily.