Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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Episode Guide

  • Season 2
    • Journey's End
      Journey's End
      Episode 38
      After the whole battle, Father was defeated, Alphonse was back and everyone settled. Meanwhile at the hospital, Dr. Knox paid a visit to Colonel Mustang only to find that he's still blind, he called a certain someone to help him regain his sight back: Dr. Marcoh; he offered Mustang a Philosopher's Stone in exchange for rebuilding Ishval, Mustang accepts but uses half for someone else. While the Elrics are on the doorstep of the Rockbell residence, they were greeted by a tear-stained Winry.moreless
    • The Other Side of the Gateway
      With the help of Greed Ed is able to defeat Father and free the souls of the people of Xerxes. With the battle over everyone mourns Al's death, but Ed refuses to use a Philosopher's Stone to bring him back. Instead he decides to make a sacrifice of his own in order to save his brother.moreless
    • A Fierce Counterattack
      Hohenheim and the others attempt to stop Father from creating more Philosopher's stones but even in his current unstable state he is still a powerful foe. Even with the help of Greed and the Briggs forces it isn't long until the alchemists find themselves in trouble. Al then makes a very dangerous choice in order to save his brother.moreless
    • He Who Would Swallow God
      Father has finally completed his task having sacrificed everyone in Amestris to do so. However, Hohenheim has had a long time to prepare for such a situation and manages to restore everyone's soul and weaken Father in the process. As such Scar is able to defeat Bradley and activate the alkahestry circle. With their alchemy restored Al and the others pursue an unstable Father while Ed deals with a severely weakened Pride.moreless
    • Eye of Heaven, Gateway of Earth
      As Ed and Al attempt to take on Pride, May Chang battles against Father. However, things do not go well for the group and Father is able to complete his transmutation circle. Meanwhile, the Ishbalans hurry to complete their own transmutation circle within the city and Scar reveals his new technique in his battle against Bradley.moreless
    • Lost Light
      Lost Light
      Episode 33
      Regardless of May Chang's timely arrival and Riza's revival, Mustang is still forced to perform human transmutation. In doing so he loses his sight and becomes the fifth human sacrifice. At the same time Al is finally reunited with his body but forced to make a very difficult decision.
    • Sacrifices
      Episode 32
      Greed finally manages to end his fight with Bradley but there is still work to be done. As such Greed sets about taking out the Central Army forces that are advancing on the main gate. Meanwhile, Father is still in need of a fifth human sacrifice and in order to force Mustang's hand Riza's life is put at risk.moreless
    • Eternal Leave
      Eternal Leave
      Episode 31
      Fu arrives to help Greed in his battle against Bradley. However, even together they are no match for the Fuhrer forcing Fu to make the ultimate sacrifice to defeat him. Meanwhile, Ed and the rest of his group encounter the doctor responsible for creating Bradley and the other 'Fuhrer Candidates'.
    • 7/31/11
      Hohenheim's strategy to defeat Father quickly falls apart when Father reveals his true form. Elsewhere, the Briggs soldiers attempt to hold off the advancing Central Army who have regrouped following their leader's return. At the same time Greed arrives to confront Bradley but things don't quite go his way.
    • The Adults' Way of Life
      The Briggs soldiers succeed in capturing Central Command and things appear to be going well with the coup, that is until someone unexpected returns to Central. Izumi and her husband arrive to help the Armstrong siblings in their battle against Sloth and the seemingly endless stream of mannequin soldiers. Meanwhile, Hohenheim finally faces off against Father.moreless
    • Beyond the Inferno
      Beyond the Inferno
      Episode 28
      Mustang finally catches up with Envy and mercilessly incinerates him until her reverts back to his parasitic form. However, before he can deliver the finishing blow Ed, Scar and Riza struggle to save him from his own hatred and rage. Meanwhile, Olivier takes command of the Central soldiers sent to kill her and together with Alex turns the tide in their battle against Sloth.moreless
    • Flame of Vengeance
      Flame of Vengeance
      Episode 27
      Mustang's men use Mrs. Bradley and the Ishbalans to cleverly manipulate public opinion in Central and gain support for their actions from the citizens. Meanwhile, Mustang himself arrives to save Ed and his comrades from the Mannequin Soldiers. It isn't long before Envy also arrives and Mustang learns the truth about Hughes' death, throwing him into a vengeful rage.moreless
    • Combined Strength
      Combined Strength
      Episode 26
      Al takes on Kimblee and Pride but even with the use of a Philosopher's Stone Al is soon in trouble and it is up to Heinkel, Marcoh and Yoki to save him. In Central Sloth reveals his true strength in his fight with Olivier and Alex forcing the siblings into a corner. Meanwhile, Ed's group is becoming overwhelmed by the Mannequin Soldiers and things are starting to look bleak, that is until the timely arrival of the Flame Alchemist.moreless
    • 6/26/11
      Ed and his group encounter an army of Mannequin Soldiers and are forced to seal themselves in with the abominations in order to prevent them escaping to the surface. May also encounters a group of Mannequin Soldiers giving Envy his chance to regain his normal form. Elsewhere, Pride is able to send a message to Kimblee who arrives to free him from his imprisonment with Al and in Central Olivier faces off against Sloth.moreless
    • 6/19/11
      As it begins to dawn on the military commanders that Mustang's forces are taking it easy on them, the soldiers from Briggs join the battle and the carnage really begins. The military's attempt to force Olivier to call off her men also backfires when they realize they do not have nearly as much control over her as they thought. Meanwhile, Ed and the others manage to gain access to the underground tunnels via Laboratory Three, where the group splits up to complete their mission.moreless
    • Filial Affection
      Episode 23
      With the fight against Pride going badly, Al and Hohenheim devise a dangerous but ingenious plan to stop the Homunculus in his tracks, but it comes at a price. Meanwhile, in Central Mustang and his men kidnap Bradley's wife and begin their offensive against the military.
    • 6/5/11
      As Lan Fan and Ling fight against Gluttony, Ed joins the battle against Pride. However, it is Fu and his Arsenal of flash-bang's that help to turn the tide against the Homunculi, at least until Pride decides to sacrifice his own comrade to gain the advantage once more. Meanwhile, in Central Mustang takes drastic action to escape the spies who have been following him and is finally able to meet up with his former subordinates to put their plan into action.moreless
    • 5/29/11
      Ed is reunited with his father and learns more about the Promised Day as well as Hohenheim's past. Ed is also reunited with Al but the reunion is not the joyous event it seems as Al is far from being himself. As Ed and the others struggle to fight against both Gluttony and Pride in near total darkness they are saved by the arrival of an old friend.moreless
    • Looming Shadows
      Episode 20
      Winry arrives home in Resembool, where she is shocked to find Ed and the others living in her house. Meanwhile, the surprise appearance of King Bradley at the joint exercise has forced a change of plans. After tricking Bradley into returning to Central his train is attacked, leading to fears that Amestris' leader may be dead. Things are also going badly for Al as he is attacked by Gluttony and Pride.moreless
    • The Promised Day
      Episode 19
      Ed, Darius and Heinkel arrive in Central and soon run into Greed, who, following his fight with Wrath, has severed all ties to the Homunculi. Ed soon realizes that Greed would make a powerful ally and even offers to work for him in order to make the alliance work. Elsewhere, Olivier takes control of the Armstrong household and sends her family away so that they will be safe from the coming battle.moreless
    • 5/8/11
      Darius makes an error which leads the military to the clinic where he has been hiding with Ed and Heinkel, forcing them to flee. In Central, Greed has problems of his own; following an encounter with Bido, he begins to wonder about his lost memories and soon remembers who was responsible for the deaths of his chimera friends, causing him to strike out. Meanwhile, Al arrives in Liore where he is reunited with his father and learns the truth about Hohenheim's past.moreless
    • Bite of the Ant
      Episode 17
      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.
    • Signs of a Counter Offensive
      May Chang and Marcoh carefully examine Scar's brother's notes in hopes of finding some clue as to how to stop the nationwide transmutation circle in Amestris. Meanwhile, Hohenheim arrives in Liore where he fins Sloth's completed tunnel and comes face to face with Pride. Things also take a drastic turn at Briggs when Kimblee conspires with Drachman forces to carve out a blood crest.moreless
    • The Abyss
      Episode 15
      Al is able to catch up with Scar and the others and warn them about the change in leadership at Briggs. As such the group must come up with a new plan in order to avoid capture. Meanwhile, Miles and his men attempt to confront Kimblee but things do not go as planned. This leaves Ed to take on both Darius, Heinkel and the Crimson Alchemist all on his own. Unfortunately, things do not go Ed's way and he is forced to make a grave sacrifice in order to survive.moreless
    • The Little One Inside the Flask
      In Central, Hawkeye passes along a secret message to Mustang. Elsewhere, memories of the world centuries ago take the form of a dream, revealing corrupted beings who used their power to create a land fraught with bloodshed for the sake of obtaining immortality. When their greed destroys the lives of many, a different type of being succeeds in obtaining a physical form. As the dream ends, Hohenheim finds himself being greeted by Izumi and her husband. Their chance meeting helps bring ease to Izumi's suffering, and reveals the souls that reside inside a man forced to continue on living.moreless
    • Daydream
      Episode 13
      With both a fierce snowstorm and Kimblee approaching, the time to enact a plan of escape quickly dwindles. Along with two new allies, May Chang, Marcoh and Yoki leave for the safety of Briggs, while Scar begins a plan of his own that is also designed to leave Kimblee guessing. When the snowstorm arrives, Miles learns of a potential complication, leaving Edward and Alphonse wondering how they can warn the others with this weather. A solution appears, and Al ventures forward, leading him to an unexpected strife for his soul to remain in this world.moreless
    • 3/27/11
      Upon reaching an abandoned town, Kimblee and Miles send out groups of soldiers to search around the area for Scar. Not long after escaping from two men who had been keeping track of them, Edward, Alphonse and Winry unexpectedly come across May Chang, Marcoh and Yoki. The brothers explain what they know now, and Marcoh in turn reveals a book containing research notes regarding both alchemy and alkahestry, but Scar is needed to help decipher it. Suddenly, Scar is attacked elsewhere in the town. Ed and Al go to help him, discovering two men who have undergone startling experiments.moreless
    • 3/20/11
      With Kimblee standing nearby, Winry works on adjusting Edward's automail arm and leg. In the tunnel beneath Briggs, Buccaneer and his fellow soldiers look for their missing comrades, finding those who have been scared witless by the power of the shadows. In Central, while Mustang obtains more information about the goings on up north, Hawkeye has a sinister encounter of her own. Later, Kimblee relays three missions to Ed, none of which he can refuse to do without dire consequences.moreless
    • Family Portrait
      Episode 10
      In the countryside, Hohenheim recalls the times he had spent with his family. In Briggs, Edward and Alphonse continue pretending to be prisoners, while Olivier Mira Armstrong's plan to gain General Raven's trust succeeds. Days later, Olivier takes the first violent step toward her goal for this country. Elsewhere in the fortress, Solf J. Kimblee visits Ed and Al, bringing along a surprise guest for them as well.moreless
    • 3/6/11
      Not long after thwarting the threat to Briggs, Olivier Mira Armstrong takes Edward and Alphonse down into the tunnel beneath the fortress, where no one will be around to eavesdrop. The brothers then tell Olivier everything they know, and conjecture about the reason for this tunnel's existence. With the help of a map and Vato Falman, they realize why their country's military has always been so ruthless, and what purpose all of the bloodshed is for. With that knowledge, Olivier goes to meet with General Raven, and a plan to obtain more information is enacted.moreless
    • Ice Queen
      Episode 8
      Inside the fortress of Briggs, Edward and Alphonse are still regarded with suspicion as they inform Olivier Mira Armstrong of their goal to restore their bodies and their search to learn alkhestry. While Olivier makes it clear that she does not like them, she agrees to help them find May Chang, albeit for her own goals. Olivier sends the brothers off to work, where they soon encounter Vato Falman. He decides to show them around the fortress, which eventually takes them down to the lowest level. Deep underground, a grand threat to the fortress makes its presence known.moreless
    • 2/20/11
      As Scar consistently evades being captured by the military, Solf J. Kimblee deduces where he might be heading. With a report stating that Scar is on a northbound train, Kimblee enacts a daring plan to confront him. Meanwhile, Edward and Alphonse arrive in North City, amazed at the snowy landscape surrounding them. The brothers reach a mountain path, and are warned to never leave the path if they wish to survive. With that in mind, Ed and Al soon find themselves lost in a snowstorm, leading them to an encounter with those who question their identities.moreless
    • The Fuhrer's Son
      Episode 6
      With the search for May Chang seeming futile, Edward and Alphonse go to the library in hopes of finding books regarding alkahestry. While there, Ed has a sudden encounter with Alex Louis Armstrong, which results in learning where he and Al should travel to next. In a cemetery, Roy Mustang meets with an old friend who agrees to become an important ally. Elsewhere, with the use of the military, Solf J. Kimblee continues pursuing Scar, leading to a chase across the country. Later, the brothers unexpectedly meet their biggest and youngest fan, Selim Bradley.moreless
    • 2/6/11
      With the existence of an alternate form of alchemy now known to them, Edward and Alphonse go to talk with May Chang. At Doctor Knocs' home, they learn she has already left, and so start searching around the city for her. Meanwhile, Roy Mustang's subordinates move on, leaving him feeling down, but not yet beaten. Later, Mustang and Ed make a promise, and Fu returns to discover what happened to his granddaughter. Elsewhere, a powerful man who committed atrocities in Ishbal is freed from prison by the Homunculi, with a mission to begin a hunt across the country.moreless
    • Edward visits Riza Hawkeye, eventually leading to a conversation about the war in Ishbal. Ed wishes to know what happened, so Hawkeye tells him about her part in the war. Serving as a sniper, Hawkeye surveyed the battlefield, adding to the region already fraught with bloodshed. While she was surrounded by fellow soldiers who shared her dissent with their involvement, there were people who shocked her to the core with a realization of how merciless war is. Elsewhere, Scar too learns more about the war, and how his people had become nothing more than tools for those with power.moreless
    • 1/23/11
      Envy takes Edward and Alphonse above ground to meet with Wrath, where they learn about the situation involving Roy Mustang's subordinates. Ed wants out of the military, but Wrath threatens him with the life of a dear friend. Later, Al takes May Chang to Doctor Knocs' home for medical treatment, and also delivers an important message to Lan Fan. Elsewhere, Ed realizes something crucial about alchemy and Father's power. Underground, Scar comes across a prisoner with ties to the war in Ishbal, and demands to be told of what happened there.moreless
    • Father
      Episode 2
      With Edward and Alphonse reunited, they confront Father, the creator of the Homunculi. They are greeted by a face far too familiar, discovering the existence of a previously unknown connection. Father states his opinions on the human race, angering Ed and Al. A fight ensues, and so the brothers learn just what it is they are up against when another gives in to the desire for more power. Scar and May Chang soon appear, where they too realize who has been the one truly controlling this land.moreless
    • Interlude Party
      Episode 1
      Hohenheim grapples with his own mind, searching for the answers to his doubts about humanity. Even in the darkest moments when he thinks about how fragile and weak the human race is, he receives a form of help reminding him that while humans may be weak, they always try their hardest to become strong. With the memories of his family to guide him, he continues moving toward a path brimming with hope.moreless
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