Brand New English Manga Graphic Novels. Missing vol 1,2,3. Edward and Alphonse Elric are alchemist brothers searching for the legendary catalyst called the Philosopher's Stone, a powerful object which would allow them to recover their bodies.
The brothers were born in a village called Resembool in the country of Amestris Amesutorisu? , where they lived with their mother Trisha Elric.Their father, Von Hohenheim, left home for unknown reasons and a year later, Trisha died of a terminal illness. After their mother's death, the brothers ask a woman named Izumi Curtis to teach them more alchemy, an advanced science in which objects can be created from raw materials, as Edward was determined to bring her back to life using alchemy. Edward and Alphonse research human transmutationa forbidden taboo in which one attempts to create or modify a human being. Their attempt to bring back their mother fails and results in the loss of Edward's left leg and Alphonse's entire body.
However, Edward manages to save his brother's soul by sacrificing his right arm to affix Alphonse's soul to a suit of armor. After that, Edward's left leg and right arm are replaced with automail, a type of advanced prosthetic limb, built for him by his friend Winry Rockbell and her grandmother Pinako. Edward then becomes a State Alchemist Kokka Renkinjutsushi? , an alchemist employed by the State Military of Amestris, which has annihilated most of the Ishbalan race in the past decade.
Edward's role allows him to use the extensive resources available to other State Alchemists. The brothers set off in search of the philosopher's stone as a means to restore their bodies back to their original forms. Throughout their journey, they meet allies and enemiesincluding those who are desperate to obtain the philosopher's stone.
The brothers meet Scarone of the few surviving Ishbalans who seeks vengeance on the State Alchemists for the destruction of his race, and the homunculia group of human-like creatures whose core is a philosopher's stone and derive from it the ability to survive any harm until the stone runs out of souls. As the story progresses, Edward and Alphonse discover that the vast expansion of Amestris was the result of the homunculi, who created and secretly control the State Military. The homunculi and many high-ranking military officers are commanded in secret by the creator of the homunculi, a man known as Father. Father, who gained immortality through a philosopher's stone, plans to use Amestris as a gigantic transmutation circle to transmute the entire country. When Edward and Alphonse discover Father's plans, they and other members of the State Military set out to defeat him.
The Northern "Briggs" Army invades Amestris's capital Central City, and comes into conflict with the Central forces. As the forces collide, the remaining homunculi are defeated and Central City's troops learn the truth of the situation. Father tries to transmutate Amestris to gain god-like powers but Hohenheim stops him.After Father is defeated by Edward with his original arm, which Alphonse has brought back by sacrificing himself. The Elrics return to Resembool, but two years later they separate to repay the people who helped them during their journey. Some books may have yellowing on the sides due to long storage time. Every book came from the distributor brand new. Then we shrink wrap it to preserve quality and condition.
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