30 Day FMA Challenge: Day 5

Welcome, weebs, to Animated Observations

Its day five of the 30 Day FMA Challenge.

5. Favorite Homunculi

Across both iterations of FMA, Envy remains my clear favorite. For as interesting as some of the other Homunculous are, and believe me, some of their backstories are great, Envy has always been the one I enjoy watching the most.

For a start, as someone who watched the show exclusively dubbed, Envy’s English voice actor did a really good job of portraying the Homunculous’ character not only as a villain but as someone who seemed like they were really just along for the ride, not caring what happened to the world so long as he made it out alive.

Aside from that the though, his designation as Envy among the seven deadly sins never really made that much sense because his desire to be human that was expressed in the show never felt genuine. Then again, it could just be that he was hiding his insecurity behind a false bravado, which makes the most sense from a storytelling perspective.

Who’s your favorite Homunculous? Let me know in the comments.

If you are interested in reading more from me, check under blog to read my most recent stuff, or look below for some related posts. Also, if you would like to support Animated Observations, consider donating on Ko-fi or through paypal, or pledging on Patreon. You can even support by just liking and sharing this post.

Buy Me a Coffee at ko-fi.com

If you can’t, or just don’t feel like it, no worries. Thank you all for reading, and goodbye, for now, friends!


2 thoughts on “30 Day FMA Challenge: Day 5”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s