Review: Fullmetal Alchemist – The Valley of the White Petals (Vol 3)

Within a barren desert, the secretive town of Wisteria thrives. Hidden from most, the rumors call it a paradise of wealth and splendor—a refuge for those after the horrors of war. Under orders (and some coercion) from his superior officer Col. Mustang, Edward and his brother Alphonse find themselves on an observation mission to this… Read More Review: Fullmetal Alchemist – The Valley of the White Petals (Vol 3)

Review: Fullmetal Alchemist – The Abducted Alchemist (Vol 2)

Railway lines are being blown up thanks to a mysterious group of terrorists rallying against the military. Despite the constant attacks there have been no casualties and seemingly no motivation, leaving Colonel Mustang and the rest of military personnel under the pressure of civilian frustrations. The public dissatisfaction is loud enough to distract from the… Read More Review: Fullmetal Alchemist – The Abducted Alchemist (Vol 2)

Fullmetal Alchemist

English Title: Fullmetal Alchemist Japanese Title: 鋼の錬金術師 — Hagane no Renkinjutsushi — “Alchemist of Steel” Author: Makoto Inoue Illustrator: Hiromu Arakawa Translator: Alexander Smith Genre: Adventure, Fantasy Original Run: 2003 – 2010 English Run: 2005 – 2007 Volumes: 7 (plus 3 volumes for video game novelizations) English Publisher: Viz Media Volumes Published in English: 5 (Discontinued) Average Price… Read More Fullmetal Alchemist