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Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Season 2 Episode 17

Bite of the Ant

2
Aired Sunday 12:00 AM May 01, 2011 on Adult Swim
9.5
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Bite of the Ant
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A blood crest is carved into the region of Briggs. Meanwhile, Envy decides to hunt down Marcoh and recapture him. Will Dr. Marcoh and his companions fend him off successfully? News of Edward's disappearance brings concern to Alphonse's group.
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SUBMIT REVIEW
  • The true form of Envy is truly an enviable being. Edward is still nowhere to be seen, and Hohemheim appears as a soup worker.

    9.0
    It's definitely due to the original (but not original) FullMetal Alchemist that this series is fun to watch. No lack of action scenes, a good sense of horror in a realistic fashion (at least regarding homunculi), and addictive character development.



    Highlights:

    - the baby human leftover on Envy's body grappling with Marcoh's body - sickening, but fantastic. Marcoh owning Envy was also very cool; we wouldn't have to continue watching Dr. Marcoh with him as just a side character.

    - Wrapping up Mei's side story was pretty cool. I have a feeling that won't be the end of Envy though...



    There are definitely quite a lot of independent arcs with each group of characters, and sometimes it's a little frustrating not knowing what Lin and Lan are doing right now. Edward's lack of appearance is self-explanatory, though.



    Hohemheim is becoming a favorite character. We're seeing his human side (no pun intended, Father Homunculus.) and Alphonse's reaction to seeing him.



    Looking forward to the next episode, very very much. 9.0.moreless

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