FMA OC Age-Birthday CalculatorCALCULATING YOUR FMA OC's AGE/BIRTH INFO IN RELATION TO THE FULLMETAL ALCHEMISTMore Like This
Hey everybody, Henpukumaru here! Have you ever had trouble trying to figure out the birth year or day that your FMA-related OC should have in order for it to make sense with the story's plot? Well, this tutorial is designed to help you find all that out quickly and easily.
Before we start, keep in mind how old you would like your OC to be during the main events of the plot. To help you picture things a bit easier, I'm going to use one of my OCs to illustrate the steps as we go along. His name is Wallace.
STEP 1: Establish the birth year
Okay. I have already decided that I would like Wallace to be nineteen by the time the first events of FMA happen (that is, the adventure in Liore). This obviously means that Wallace must be born before Edward Elric, because Ed is fifteen when the story opens.
Edward's year of birth is 1899. We know that the events in Liore occur sometime within the year 1914. By the p
FMA OC Guidebook: AlchemyMore Like This
FMA OC Guidebook: Alchemy
So exactly how does alchemy work in fma?
Well.. After analyzing the hell out of almost every instance of its use I could possibly remember and then doing hours more research. (Is it normal for me to have this much of an obsession? Yeah... I don't think soo ANYHOO ) I finally am ready to put together my guidebook result of what I have learned. This is still a work in progress so bear with me (g-d help me make this good)
How Alchemy Works
Ok, the first thing to understand is that alchemy is a science; this is what differentiates it from magic. This is why it's so much of a skill to learn.
What is actually happening when you preform alchemy?
Alchemic acts as stated by the series are consistent of three stages; Analysis, deconstruction, and reconstruction. Let's go over each of these
This is probably the most unclear one of the three. Beyond just the basic knowledge of what it is