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Edward and Alphonse Elric
Edward Elric also known as Ed or the Fullmetal Alchemist , is the titular protagonist of the Fullmetal Alchemist series. After losing his right arm and left leg due to a failed Human Transmutation attempt, Ed became the youngest State Alchemist in history by achieving his certification at age twelve. Three years later, Ed has become fully engrossed in his search for the legendary Philosopher's Stone, an item with which he hopes to restore his younger brother Alphonse Elric, whose whole body had been lost in the aftermath of the human transmutation.
- Automail: Edward's right arm and left leg were entirely replaced with metal prosthetics called Automail. They not only function pretty much exactly like normal limbs in most regard, but are actively beneficial to combat. While his leg is almost never used in this way, Edward frequently uses his arm in combat, and is able to transform it into a blade to further increase its effectiveness. These prosthetic can also take some punishment, with claws breaking on them, and a regular (albeit quite thin sword) straight up breaking on it. However should it be suffciently damaged, Edward will essentially be without alchemy, as his form of alchemy requires both of his hands to pull out.
- Highly Skilled Alchemist: Edward as an alchemist is a master of his surroundings and uses the substances therein to supplement his physical prowess in battle - creating giant earthen hands to lift objects, columns of stone to gain himself the higher ground and ogre-faced battering rams with which to strike opponents. Ed also specializes in transmuting weapons with which to do battle and often crafts menacing-looking swords and ostentatious lances when necessary. He's also adapted alchemical techniques from other people he's met and/or fought. He's adapted a vaporization techique, a technique that makes his arm specifically nigh indestructible, and one that allows him to shoot spikes and make gauntlets.
- Superhuman Physicality: While not as tanky as his brother below, Edward has shown some serious physical prowess of his own. He can tank being smashed into a wall, beaten on viciously, and hits from a giant monster. He has enough strength to punch through a tree. Also, he's quite good at avoiding gunfire and dodging blows.
Alphonse Elric, also known as Al, is the deuteragonist of the Fullmetal Alchemist series. He is the younger brother of the Fullmetal Alchemist Edward Elric. Al is also a victim of the failed Human Transmutation experiment in which Ed lost his right arm and left leg. Having had his entire physical being taken away from him in the aftermath of the tragedy, Alphonse exists solely as a soul alchemically bound to a large suit of steel armor. Now, Al travels with his brother in search of a legendary Philosopher's Stone, an item with the power to restore their bodies to normal.
Powers and Abilities:
- Highly Skilled Alchemist: In combat, Alphonse uses alchemy to augment his offensive and defensive capabilities, crafting weapons for melee strikes and altering his surroundings to gain the advantage in the same way as his brother - transmuting columns, battering rams, and traps for his enemies, albeit without the gaudy touches that Edward usually gives his works.
- Superhuman Physicality: Alphonse frequently shows himself to be very physically capable outside of normal human physicality. Strength wise, he can easily knock both people and monsters flying with punches/kicks, pick Edward up with one hand no problem, and lift a large church bell all on his own. He can also tank quite a bit of damage, including falling through stairs with no consequence, gets hit by a speeding car, has a house collapse on him, and no sells bullets. And even being a massive suit of armor, he's still shown that he's speedy enough to catch up to a departing train and frequently dodge attacks from skilled and decently quick opponents.
- Unique Physiology: As a result of his soul being bound to suit of armor, Alphonse has other unique qualities. He doesn't sleep, eat, or feel anything including pain. Also cutting off his breathing is of no concern since he doesn't require oxygen. Alphonse has one true weakness however. To bind Alphonse's soul to his armor, Edward had to paint a blood seal on his armor. This is basically a magical crutch that allows Alphonse to live. If this seal was to be damaged, his soul would fade away. This seal is located on the interior of Al's armor on the back of his head.
Alchemy is, as it is understood in the Fullmetal Alchemist series, the ancient metaphysical science/mystical art of manipulating and altering matter by using natural energy. This act is known as "Transmutation" and its sequence is usually described as:
1. Comprehension - Understanding the inherent structure and properties of the atomic or molecular makeup of a particular material to be transmuted, including the flow and balance of potential and kinetic energy within.
2. Deconstruction - Using energy to break down the physical structure of the identified material into a more malleable state so as to be easily reshaped into a new form.
3. Reconstruction - Continuing the flow of energy so as to reform the material into a new shape.
Alchemists also must follow what is known as the Law of Equivalent Exchange. Essentially, in order to transmute something, something of equal value must be given up. Alchemists also only make objects/materials made of a particular substance or element can only be transmuted into another object with the same basic makeup and properties of those initial materials. In essence, Alphonse and Edward turn stone to water, or make massive pillars without a large amount of material available.Also alchemists usually require a special Transmutation circle to perform, but by this point in the series, both of the brothers do not require these circles However, they are still required to physically touch the material they wish to use in order to utilize alchemy.
Trevor Belmont and Alucard
Trevor Belmont is the last remaining Belmont, the rest of his family having been driven to exile by the Church. He, a shambling drunk, eventually stumbles into the city of Gresit as it is under siege by Dracula's forces. There, he has a chance encounter with a wandering tribe known as the Speakers, who sought to provide aid and succor to those trapped within the city. He takes a request from their elder to rescue Sypha Belnades, in exchange for them leaving the town for their safety. He succeeds, and he and Sypha reluctantly work together to defend the city.
The town safe, the pair then found a coffin deep under the city, the source of the "Sleeping Soldier" myth. The coffin contained Alucard, Dracula's son, who joined them on their new quest to kill his father. The trio then journeyed to the ruined Belmont estate, seeking a way to anchor Dracula's moving castle. They succeed, and Trevor holds off an attack by Dracula's forces while Alucard and Sypha finish the spell to do so. Once it is finished, the trio then enters the castle to fight Dracula and his commanders. They emerge wounded but victorious, and Trevor sets out with Sypha to hunt down the remnants of Dracula's forces.
While traveling with Sypha, the couple fight several groups of demons and eventually come upon the town of Lindenfield, where they stay for a few days. During this time, they get roped in by the Judge and Saint-Germaine to investigate a priory of insane monks. The leader of the monks, Sala, was communicating with a Night Creature in preparation to sacrifice the entire town to open the Infinite Corridor. While the monks succeed in doing so, with the sacrifice of the entire town of Lindenfield, Saint-Germaine manages to redirect and close the portal, while the invading Night Creatures are killed by Trevor and Sypha.
- Morningstar: A "flail" that has more in common with a whip, having a thin, variable-length chain with a small, blunt weight on the tip. The weight is consecrated, allowing it greater damage against the undead or otherwise unholy, and causes them to be explode on contact. Trevor is a master with his whip, able to use it creatively and unpredictably.
- Whip: Trevor also carries his original, leather whip. Much like Morningstar, it's consecrated, letting it deal greater damage against the undead. Unlike Morningstar, it appears to be able to explode undead or demons on contact rather than needing the tip to activate.
- Cross Haladie: Orginally made in India or so the story goes, this is a Haladie (a two-sided) knife with with a little extra. As the name implies, it's designed in a cross shape, and can split into four blades. Trevor is very proficient with spinning this weapon quicky, and is also able to use it at ranged, often times taking out multiple enemies at once.
- Superhuman Physicality: Trevor's notably stronger and faster than most other humans in the series, able to keep up Alucard and fight him to a draw. He's also quite durable, tanking fireballs, monster slashes, and falling from bridges virtually unaffected. He's also able to throw spears long ranges and with high accuracy.
- Master martial artist: Trevor displays outstanding capabilities in hand-to-hand combat. He is capable of defending himself from the inhuman monsters with or without a weapon. He had sent a monster flying into the bookshelves during the fight in the Belmont Hold when he had lost his sword and Morning Star. While traveling toward the nearest town, he and Sypha encountered a squad of demons. When Trevor became disarmed, he fought one of them off with his bare hands in spite of the superhuman strength the wolf demon displayed, repeatedly crushing its throat with ample precision and shattering its leg before breaking its neck.
Alucard is the son of the infamous vampire Dracula and his human wife Lisa Tepes. While he was away, Lisa was killed by several priests who had accused her of witchcraft. A year after this occurred Dracula sought revenge, slaughtering the humans who had killed his beloved and planning a human genocide. Alucard tried to stop his father, believing that the loss of innocent life wasn't worth vengeance, but was seriously wounded and retreated. He laid himself in a coffin beneath the town of Gresit to recover his strength.
A year later, Alucard was awoken by Trevor Belmont and Sypha Belnades, who were seeking the fabled "sleeping soldier" who could help them slay Dracula. Initially hostile, Alucard agreed to help the duo and confront his father. The trio venture to Castle Belmont, where Sypha uses an ancient spell to bring Dracula's castle to them. Alucard, Trevor, and Sypha fight through several of Dracula's minions before finding him. The three struggle to defeat him until Alucard appeals to his mother's memory, convincing Dracula he would rather die and staking him. With no purpose left, Alucard decides to stay at the castle to guard and learn its many magical secrets.
- Sword: Alucard wields a rather long and thin sword in most battles. It's about as long as his entire body, and can easily carve its way through lesser vampires. He's also a highly skilled swordsmen, able to compete with Trevor Belmont. This sword also has a form of pseudo-telekinetic power allowing Alucard to move it high speeds independently of himself.This also applies to more mundane aspects such as sheathing and unsheathing He was capable of fighting Dracula in a brawl unarmed, even if it was only temporarily.
- Shield: Later in the series Alucard begins to utilize a shield in conjunction with his sword. He was able to use it to great effect, essentially no selling axe blows and charges from vampires, and a giant golem's punch with zero damage to Alucard or the shield.
- Dhampir Physiology: As a dhampir , Alucard possesses many of the advantages of the vampire body without its weaknesses. Alucard possesses an incredible healing factor, as well as possessing superhuman durability to allow him to be thrown through stone walls without tiring. He also possesses superhuman strength and speed, appearing to almost teleport with how fast he could run.
- Levitation: Alucard can levitate, at incredible speeds and with little difficulty. He can use his ability for flight, as shown in his fight with Dracula, or can levitate fast enough to appear to teleport to the naked eye.
- Shapeshifting: Alucard can shapeshift into a cloud of bats or into a wolf.
- Expert Martial Artist: Alucard is also quite a skilled hand to hand combatant. He was able to compete with Trevor who is as mentioned a notably skilled and creative fighter, and even Dracula, a physically superior vampire. However it should be noted that the fight with Dracula only was evenly matched for a limited amount of time, and Alucard could not fully compete with him.
At a young age, the Elric Brothers went under the tutelage of Izumi Curtis , a master alchemist and talented martial artist. The first part of their training was to leave them on an island with nothing but a knife for an entire month and learn the meaning behind the phrase " One is All, All is One". After they both suceeded in this task, they then went on to study under her for another six months, learning both alchemy and martial arts skils.Alucard has magical and martial training from his father, along with being provided much knowledge form all parts of recorded history. Trevor on the other hand has been mostly self-taught as a result of his family's excommunication. This however doesn't seem to impede him in most situations, as the skills he taught himself allowed him to survive for many years.
It isn't clear how much experience Ed and Al have before the story begins, however they've gone against a variety of opponents. They've faced a horde of mindless zombies, other strong alchemists with their own specializations, superhuman chimeras,two beings similar to Alphonse, and powerful homonculi with potent healing factors.Like the Elric brothers, we don't get a definite read on how much experience Trevor really has. But it's clear that he's had more action before his series.Considering the fact that he's basically been forced to live on his own for years on end, it's not a stretch to say he had to fight and scrounge for what he needs, especially with the mistrust of the Belmont family. As for Alucard, since his only actual fight before the events of the series was one with his father, which he lost and then stayed in a coffin for about a year. Both of these two have fought a variety of monsters, demons and vampires in their time together, even if it was relatively short.
The Elric brothers are very much opposed to taking a life the vast majority of the time, even when they're fighting against people they detest. This includes sparing the life of a man who made a chimera creature mixed with his daughter and their dog, and another person who bragged about their direct causation of a major civil war/genocide . However, this won't stop them from injuring opponents enough to beat them, acheive victory etc.Trevor and Alucard on the other hand while not bloodthirsty monsters, are much more willing to kill. They show no qualms with killing all sorts of demons, vampires, human etc. They don't show nearly as much mercy for evildoers, even if it's Dracula, who is Alucard's father. This does cause Alucard considerable distress and pain to carry out, however he was still willing to carry it out to save the world.
Edward and Alphonse are generally intelligent and creative, showing their very high aptitude in alchemy in a variety of ways. They've also been shown to be particularly skilled in combat, working through their own weaknesses and enemies' strengths to win. But there are some issues with Edward himself that sometimes throw this out the window. He's quite quick-tempered and impatient at times, and absolutely loathes being called short or someone even alluding to it. Even when he's composed, it's caused him to lash out in a violent manner both physically and verbally.Trevor has shown he's both a competent fighter, and a superb tactician who can improvise. He was able to cobble up an effective fighting force out of a bunch of random villagers, and an inexperienced Sypha with limted time and resources . As mentioned in training, Alucard is quite the scholarly being, having detailed knowledge from his parent's library on medicine, magic, and many other subjects.
Alphonse and Edward as brothers are incredibly close, they train together, fight together, and are work together frequently. They use their alchemy in tandem with each other. However, Edward's more headstrong and impulsive personality does tend to get in the way sometimes. Like the time he attempted to go toe to toe with a serial killer with powerful alchemy that Ed had no knowledge of.Alucard and Trevor initally were enemies, especially since the Belmonts and vampires have been bitter enemies for generations. This carries on through a lot of their interactions even as a team. But through their time together, they clearly respected each other, even if they didn't admit it. And their antagonistic relationship turned into more of tough brotherly love, the type that involves them constantly giving each other shit for entertainment.
This battle will take place in Gresit, Wallachia. Ed and Al have been tracking Trevor and Alucard for a week and eventually find them there.
Trevor and Alucard are aware and are preparing for their arrival, but are not aware of their powers.
This battle can be won through Sissy KO, as kiling both opponents will be quite difficult for both sides.
The Elric brothers will not have access to a Philosopher's Stone, and Edward will not be outfitted with Northern Automail
Timeframe: Trevor and Alucard: During Season 4
Edward And Alphonse: Right before the limit on alchemy is lifted
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