21 Funny Facts About Attack On Titan (Shingeki No Kyojin)

21 Funny Facts About Attack On Titan (Shingeki No Kyojin)

Let’s discover in this blog post, 21 funny facts about Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) manga and anime series!

Shingeki no Kyojin, also known as Attack on Titan, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hajime Isayama.

Set in a world where humanity lives inside cities surrounded by enormous walls due to the Titans, gigantic humanoids that eat humans seemingly without reason, the story centers on Eren Yeager, his adoptive sister Mikasa Ackerman, and their friend Armin Arlert, whose lives are changed forever after the appearance of a Colossus Titan brings about the destruction of their home town and the death of Eren’s mother.

Vowing revenge and to reclaim the world from the Titans, Eren and his friends join the Scout Regiment, an elite group of soldiers who fight Titans.

Here are 21 funny facts about Attack on Titan!

21 funny facts about Attack on Titan

21 funny fact about attack on titan
  1. The idea for Attack on Titan was inspired by the creator’s fear of birds.
  2. The character of Eren Yeager was originally meant to be a girl.
  3. The character of Mikasa Ackerman was named after the Mikasa Museum, which houses the battleship Mikasa, the flagship of Admiral Togo Heihachiro.
  4. The character of Armin Arlert was named after the philosopher Immanuel Kant.
  5. The character of Levi Ackerman is known for his extreme cleanliness and was named after the scientist Levi Ben Gershon, also known as Gersonides.
  6. The character of Erwin Smith was named after the scientist Erwin Schrödinger.
  7. The character of Hange Zoe was named after the scientist Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon.
  8. The character of Jean Kirstein was named after the philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre.
  9. The character of Connie Springer was named after the scientist Konrad Lorenz.
  10. The character of Sasha Braus was named after the scientist Alexander von Humboldt.
  11. The character of Reiner Braun was named after the scientist Johann Wilhelm Ritter.
  12. The character of Bertholdt Hoover was named after the inventor and engineer Herman Hollerith.
  13. The character of Ymir Fritz was named after the Norse giant Ymir.
  14. The character of Krista Lenz was originally named “Historia Reiss,” but the name was changed to avoid confusion with the character Historia.
  15. The character of Captain Levi was originally meant to be a villain.
  16. The character of Captain Levi is known for his extreme height, but the voice actor who plays him, Hiroshi Kamiya, is only 5’6″ (168 cm).
  17. The character of Eren Yeager has a fear of horses, which is a nod to the creator’s fear of birds.
  18. The character of Eren Yeager has a titan form that is known as the “Attack Titan,” but his titan form was originally going to be called the “Giant of Freedom.”
  19. The character of Mikasa Ackerman has a titan form that is known as the “Armored Titan,” but her titan form was originally going to be called the “Giant of Love.”
  20. The character of Armin Arlert has a titan form that is known as the “Colossal Titan,” but his titan form was originally going to be called the “Giant of the New World.”
  21. The character of Captain Levi has a titan form that is known as the “Beast Titan,” but his titan form was originally going to be called the “Giant of the Night.”

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