How Eren Got Each of His Titan Shifter Powers - News Tech Review

How Eren Got Each of His Titan Shifter Powers


Eren has been a primary protagonist since the beginning of Attack on Titan, with his world falling to pieces when his mother, Carla, was eaten by a Titan. While he remembered what happened to his mother, his memories about what happened to his father, Grisha, were blurry, and things only got more confusing for Eren when he learned he was a Titan shifter back in Season 1, Episode 8, “Hearing the Heartbeat – The Battle for Trost (4).”


This was the first time audiences, as well as the main cast born within the walls, learned that some people could turn into Titan shifters. Along with that, Eren seemed to be a special shifter. Where Reiner Braun, Bertholdt Hoover and Annie Leonhart inherited the powers of a single shifter, Eren had the powers of two shifters until Season 4, where he inherited another Titan’s abilities. Looking back at Attack on Titan, here is how Eren became one of the most dangerous shifters to date.

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When Eren Learned He was the Attack Titan

Eren would learn he was the Attack Titan in Season 1 at 15 years old; however, he was not aware that he inherited the Attack Titan from his father five years earlier. In fact, the Eldians of Paradis, outside of the royal family, did not know about shifters until Eren turned into the Attack Titan. While he simultaneously inherited the Attack and Founding Titans, the characters assumed he was just the Attack Titan until Season 2.

Prior to Eren becoming the Attack Titan, his father, an Eldian from Marley, was this shifter,…



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