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Turdaewen
I don't think Bones hates Royai... Riza looks a lot more 'gentle' towards Roy than even we get to see in the manga! O.o So, I think it's pretty clear to them they're a couple and will keep showing them as such.

I was a little worried about episode 30, because there's too many things to show and they could just cut a LOT out (or change it)

But, then, I remembered the opening sequence, and it shows Riza at the Ishvalan's child's grave. Keeping the grave scene means Roy will burn Riza's back, which means she'll have the tatoo, which means they'll have to explain about Papa Hawkeye, and also the scene at his grave, and also their encounter at Ishval and one thing leads to the other: if they are to keep the structure of the relationship between Roy and Riza, they'll have to show the whole package, since one thing depends deeply on the others.

More than that, according to the summaries to episode 31, it says "after Ed left Hawkeye' house...", which means that we might as well get some Ishval scenes at the beginning of that episode. Even if we don't, they'll HAVE to show all of that at some point, since all indicates they're not making changes (as they did with the island episode) on that part.
Forgiven
Seeing how you guys are talking about Riza's tattoo, I found something interesting:

http://angelalegna.livejournal.com/18768.html
black~hayate
I know this page allready! This one's explained well.
Still... it's not like we can understand all these things and decode the fire alchemy code xD
rinoaebastel
lol i knew this page too. and when I learn more latin vocabulary i could be able to traslate the tatoo haha
Turdaewen
Yeah... I've seen that, too ^^ a very interesting text.
Gimpyhair
Many fans here are worried about the next episode, the next chapter, but no one is talking about episode 29! Am I the only one who totally loved the Roy and Riza's seiyuu during this scene http://www.onemanga.com/Full_Metal_Alchemist/56/26/ ? Riza's was especially sweet! As for Roy's, well I always loved his seiyuu as James from Pokemon as Roy. I love how he waited before saying chuii *spelling?*
SneakyRuler
I liked this episode as well (could've added more shock when Roy found Armstrong waiting just for him but that's just my sadistic sense of humor). And there's all Riza's story for sure in the next episode. If Brotherhood does something really really well it's the previews: remember preview for ep 19? Looked like Riza's life'd be in danger when in reality it was Havoc who nearly escaped death. So now we were shown lots and lots of killed Ishbalans and some Dr. Marcoh and Kimblee. No Hughes. No tattoo... Wouldn't it be a little anticlimactic showing Riza's tatto in preview right away? So no tatto in preview means there's gonna be tattoo and tha whole backstory revolving around it... come on, there's no way anybody whould decide not to animate papa Hawkeye and his tuberculosis!
black~hayate
I want to see these faces:
http://www.onemanga.com/Full_Metal_Alchemist/59/39/ (the last panels)
This week. On Sunday.
Yeah...
Kale Mustang
QUOTE (black~hayate @ Oct 27 2009, 08:03 AM) *
I want to see these faces:
http://www.onemanga.com/Full_Metal_Alchemist/59/39/ (the last panels)
This week. On Sunday.
Yeah...


If they have the Hawkeye-sensei flashback, then most likely that scene will be in as it relates to that exchange.
FailToImpress
QUOTE (Gimpyhair @ Oct 27 2009, 12:45 PM) *
Many fans here are worried about the next episode, the next chapter, but no one is talking about episode 29! Am I the only one who totally loved the Roy and Riza's seiyuu during this scene http://www.onemanga.com/Full_Metal_Alchemist/56/26/ ? Riza's was especially sweet! As for Roy's, well I always loved his seiyuu as James from Pokemon as Roy. I love how he waited before saying chuii *spelling?*


Yes, I rather liked it too! happy.gif

Although I must say, I can't wait for the English dub for the Roy/Riza scenes... or any scene involving Roy. That's just because I'm a sucker for the english dub, and I love Travis. I just like his voice, I don't even care if he doesn't portray him well this time around, I'll still be happy. tongue.gif
rinoaebastel
about epi 29 I really like the looks they have when they are talking to each other and when they are leaving...I just don't know why i like that looks but...I like them xD

I think I feel something in them...
Kale Mustang
Was livechatting ep. 29 with amestris_star and we were both happy with the episode for the most part, especially since they kept Roy's healing scar. Also their scenes together, as well as with Armstrong were awesome.

Of course, with the way the episode ended, it was teasing me as it reminded me that ep. 30 is just around the corner.

OT: Took Roy out of the box, changed out his hands, and assembled the accompanying stand. So here he is on my shelf at work alongside my PPP figure (and my GA-KO clock in the background). tongue.gif

FMAobsessed
I still need to watch episode 28 and 29. But it sounds like Roy and Riza have good scenes together.
Practically 2 weeks until chapter 101. I am so glad that we have episode 30 before the chapter. It should take my mind off of 101 for a little bit.
amestris_star
@Kale: Figure looks awesome *__* Thanks for posting <3

As for the ep... well, I was pretty pissed at the fact that there STILL wasn't an eyecatch for Riza... and did Marcoh again *rolls eyes* (Kale can tell the level of grrrrr I was in...) So now I have pretty high hopes for Ep. 30... I'm crossing fingers actually.
FailToImpress
QUOTE (FMAobsessed @ Oct 27 2009, 08:43 PM) *
Practically 2 weeks until chapter 101. I am so glad that we have episode 30 before the chapter. It should take my mind off of 101 for a little bit


It always seems like a month's wait will take forever just after reading a chapter, but it always comes around so quick, I find.
FMAobsessed
@FailtoImpress: I think the first week of November will be the worse for me. Because we will be so close yet so far at the same time. And that week is when I have the week off from observaion hours. So I don't even have anything to distract me from looking for spoilers.

Quick question for everyone: Would you be happy if Roy and Riza kissed? I know I would, but I don't know what the chances of that happening would be. I want some sort of love confession. And I don't really want a subtle one. Because we have gotten subtle since the beginning.
jacksparrow589
^Actually, I'd have to say that, given that FMA is a shonen manga, and for no other reason than that, them kissing might kind of kill it for me. The unspoken, mostly un-acted-upon in such an outward manner sort of relationship is what really does it for me. At the same time, if circumstances were different, I wouldn't say no. Much a fan as I am of shojo manga, I think that all of a sudden going from subtle to not subtle just wouldn't work. So I'm pretty torn. On the one hand, OMGyesofcourseRoyaiistehawesomesauce, but that's mostly because of the subtleties. I get the feeling that if they were to kiss, I wouldn't be nearly as excited as I sometimes think I would be. Their relationship just doesn't depend on that, let me put it that way.

Kale--Thanks for posting that pic! It made me happy!

Still need to watch 29... Armstrong and Roy's reaction to him crack me up!
FMAobsessed
@jacksparrow: I know that their relationship doesn't need that kind of stuff. And some days I am torn because I am like "yes, there relationship is fine the way it is." Which it is. But other days, I want more. I just can't make up my mind. If they do end up together in the end, no matter how it is done, I am sure I will be happy with it.

I think what I want the most is for Riza to live as of now. But I think everyone else thinks the same way too right now.

Also, does Arakawa consider Royai canon? Or is it just us fans?
jacksparrow589
FMAobsessed--Sorry! I didn't mean to imply that you thought it was neccessary, I promise! I'm just saying that that's my personal reason for saying "not so much". That's all I meant. Sorry for the misunderstanding!
FailToImpress
QUOTE (FMAobsessed @ Oct 27 2009, 09:33 PM) *
Quick question for everyone: Would you be happy if Roy and Riza kissed? I know I would, but I don't know what the chances of that happening would be. I want some sort of love confession. And I don't really want a subtle one. Because we have gotten subtle since the beginning.


I don't know if a kiss is likely (although I'd like it to happen) but I do think a confession of sorts could work, and NOT done subtly like you said. They're only human, they can't be subtle about it all the time even with their personalities. Hm, I don't know, it's very difficult to say.

Knowing how most stories go though, no doubt their end will be very bittersweet. sleep.gif
FMAobsessed
@jacksparrow: oh no there was no misunderstanding. I am just like bipolar when it comes to how I want Roy and Riza's relationship to end, It also doesn't help that lacking sleep because of exams is clouding my thinking.
black~hayate
1. Kiss? Why not. But it would be just pure fanservice.
2. Royai is canon? Yes. But for Arakawa pairings have a new definition. It's beyound your everyday love relationship. Stronger than love, baby xD (I mean it in an ironic way... or maybe not? xD)
3. Kale. Forget about Roy. I want THE DUCK (clock) on the picture xD
Kale Mustang
QUOTE (black~hayate @ Oct 27 2009, 03:06 PM) *
3. Kale. Forget about Roy. I want THE DUCK (clock) on the picture xD


@ black~hayate laugh.gif

Thanks everyone!

And for will they kiss? Probably not. Do I mind? Not really, since it's a shounen manga. Would I like for it to happen? I could go either way honestly.


Turdaewen
Actually, yes... I think Arakawa portraits Royai as cannon. But, as Black Hayate said, "being cannon in a Arakawa manga means a lot more than 'being in love'" And it's certainly that case with Royai: they being in love with eachother is only part of their 'story'. Something that kinda pops out, but it's still just part of the background.
They're a couple in the true sense of the word, in the manga: they're companions, partners, and their commitment to eachother is something far deeper and more important than just romantic or sexual.

And I really don't know... I mean, I would love to see them kiss, but, then again, it would have to be something that meant something to the story, not only a fanservice. If it was just fanservice, I would actually be pissed at Arakawa for being so... shallow. XD
hand-made-city
Ahh, I've always been torn about this too... whether I wanted Roy and Riza to show actual romantic affection to each other, either a hug or kiss or something.... but I think I've finally decided that I'm okay if they don't do that.

That's what fanart is for!!! biggrin.gif biggrin.gif biggrin.gif
RoyxRizaFan
I don't think I want Roy and Riza to kiss. I feel bizarre typing this, since I've been shipping it like crazy in hopes of a conclusion for years, but I guess that isn't what I'm looking for. If it happened and our favorite cow goddess was able to pull it off, I'd probably freak out and love it. But as of now, I can't picture a way in which it would work and make me feel like it was the rightful conclusion rather than a forced, cliche kind of ending.

Like Turdaewen said, there's so much to their relationship that I actually don't think a kiss is enough. I know everyone's thinking, "Well, the next thing from a kiss is...WOAH!" but that's not what I mean tongue.gif If Arakawa can reveal how deep they care about each other and have them realize the importance of their relationship/what they mean to one another, then that would be the ultimate ending, right? Isn't their entire relationship based off how much they rely on one another? That is what sets them apart from other pairings and makes them NUMBER ONE!!!! That's another reason why I'm dying for chapter 101: to see what Roy does. We've seen how Riza reacted upon thinking he was dead, and now it's a complete 180. How he reacts just might be what gives us the proof that RoyAi IS canon.
angelofsarcasm89
If Riza doesn't get an eyecatch for episode 30, I'm gonna be pissed. Plus, they'd just be wasting an awesome image for one with that tattoo.
The_Twilight_Trinity
About the kiss issue. I have two very clear opinions.

Opinion 1 (Rational): I think that a kiss between the two of them would seem untrue to their characters especially if it were in public. It would just seem strange considering their behavior throughout the series. Also, it would somehow undermine the deep unspoken value of their relationship, which is one of the reasons I (and I assume many others) love this pairing so much. It's canon without it ever being said-- such is the power of their relationship. Therefore, an outward expression of their love for each other would seem somehow out of place and unnecessary in the development of their relationship

Opinion 2 (Fangirl): OMGOMGYESDOIT!!!!!!!!111ONEONE

I find myself mostly in the Opinion 2 area, especially lately.

In regards to how long the chapter waits are, usually I find that it's easy to forget about after two or three days. This one, however, has been sticking with me (for obvious reasons, of course). I'm counting down the days. When I realized October is almost over today at school, I got super excited and nervous and a lot of people gave me some weird looks. Seriously, I just can't wait much longer for 101.... My sanity just can't take it.
FMAobsessed
I like when I have post that people answer questions to. It is fun to read everyone's response.

@The_Twilight_Trinity: I know this wait is insane! I feel like October is taking forever to finish. I did have a dream that it was November 10th and the chapter was being released. It turned out that it was a chapter of Winry working on some automail, while she 'reflected' about Ed and Al's journey. In other words it was a recap of the whole series. And it was an utter nightmare. Not that I don't like Winry or anything, I would just be horrified if that happened. Especially due to the circumstances of the end of 100. At least it was only a dream.

Side note: This is my favorite Royai thread on the internet. Honestly everyone here is awesome. Plus compared to other Royai forums, everyone seems to understand the pairing. I love how we can have serious discussions and humorous ones too. I just wanted to say that.

Finally, if Roy and Riza do kiss, and it is Arakawa (so she is the only one who could make it work) then I myself will be like "YES!"
hand-made-city
QUOTE (The_Twilight_Trinity @ Oct 28 2009, 03:24 AM) *
About the kiss issue. I have two very clear opinions.

Opinion 1 (Rational): I think that a kiss between the two of them would seem untrue to their characters especially if it were in public. It would just seem strange considering their behavior throughout the series. Also, it would somehow undermine the deep unspoken value of their relationship, which is one of the reasons I (and I assume many others) love this pairing so much. It's canon without it ever being said-- such is the power of their relationship. Therefore, an outward expression of their love for each other would seem somehow out of place and unnecessary in the development of their relationship

Opinion 2 (Fangirl): OMGOMGYESDOIT!!!!!!!!111ONEONE


Hmm... while it does seem like Roy and Riza don't need to kiss or anything to prove their love for one another, I do think that such an event wouldn't really be "untrue" to their characters. They're man and woman.... I'm sure they have urges like everyone else, if you know what I mean. It's just awkward in a shounen manga.. that's probably why we've been conditioned to deal with the fact that we'll probably never see them kiss!

I do love option 2! ^_~

And FMAobsessed, I agree with you so much! I love this thread!
angelofsarcasm89
I'd like to see them kiss, but only if it wasn't totally out of character. Like, the whole thing's over, they both survived, and they're just standing together thinking it all over, and then they kiss. I'd squeal for days.
_Jelly
QUOTE (hand-made-city @ Oct 28 2009, 03:20 PM) *
Hmm... while it does seem like Roy and Riza don't need to kiss or anything to prove their love for one another, I do think that such an event wouldn't really be "untrue" to their characters. They're man and woman.... I'm sure they have urges like everyone else, if you know what I mean. It's just awkward in a shounen manga.. that's probably why we've been conditioned to deal with the fact that we'll probably never see them kiss!


It would seem "untrue" of Arakawa's character more than anyone. She has never drawn a kissing scene in the manga, even of two curious people in the background (unless she has and I missed it) and to me, kisses seem sappy in most situations, and Arakawa doesn't do sappy. The most I'm expecting is a hug or something, but nothing more. lol I just killed the mood.
black~hayate
About the "this is a shounen"-theory xD
Even in DragonBall the guys have wifes, romance and stuff xD
Besides, since Shounen is usually for the boys:
Boys need some kisses in the manga, too xD. It's a different romantic as in the Shojo, but it still is there xD
FailToImpress
Right I thought about it again and here's what I think.
I could care less if the actually kiss, so long as we have CLOSURE. That would be nice, but it doesn't happen very often at all and considering the situation they're in just now... hmm.

Closure about their relationship would be my ideal, I don't care how it's done. wink.gif
SneakyRuler
I'd like to see them kiss, in a situation where it is justified. Not 'OMG I love you so much let's make out now before Father comes again, turning all the people in Amestris into Philosopher's stone' kind of situation. Ideal exchange: everything's happily over, Roy and Riza look at each other and smile.

@FailToImpress If Riza is killed now, that would be a closure too (sorry, must have pointed it out, having a little pessimistic outlook today). I hope so much it's not what occures.
Turdaewen
You know this whole 'supporting/help me' is very Arakawa like, if you think it through.

I'm not sure if anyone else here is familiar with the other Arakawa's works, but, me myself, I'm a HUGE fan of Arakawa's and I've read practically everything she's ever done. And, many of the times, she establishes something like a Roy/Riza relationship.

I was reading Juushin Enbu, yesterday, and at a certain point, the Emperor is going to propose to the girl he's in love with and his lines are just so... Roy-like! I could almost see Roy say something of that sort. Like "I have a mission I need to carry out, to make everyone happy and keep my promise, so, will you support me?"
It's very interesting how Arakawa puts the women behind the leaders in her mangas as if they were a sort of fortress for the men. *.*
Very cute!
Kale Mustang
QUOTE (black~hayate @ Oct 28 2009, 12:34 AM) *
About the "this is a shounen"-theory xD
Even in DragonBall the guys have wifes, romance and stuff xD
Besides, since Shounen is usually for the boys:
Boys need some kisses in the manga, too xD. It's a different romantic as in the Shojo, but it still is there xD


Sure they have wives/girlfriends and all but the thing is that you will rarely ever see them kiss or say, "I love you".

As far as kissing goes, the kisses are usually seem to be accidental and in awkward moments...besides for most boys, it's icky tongue.gif
black~hayate
QUOTE (Kale Mustang @ Oct 28 2009, 05:06 PM) *
QUOTE (black~hayate @ Oct 28 2009, 12:34 AM) *
About the "this is a shounen"-theory xD
Even in DragonBall the guys have wifes, romance and stuff xD
Besides, since Shounen is usually for the boys:
Boys need some kisses in the manga, too xD. It's a different romantic as in the Shojo, but it still is there xD


Sure they have wives/girlfriends and all but the thing is that you will rarely ever see them kiss or say, "I love you".

As far as kissing goes, the kisses are usually seem to be accidental and in awkward moments...besides for most boys, it's icky tongue.gif


Allright...
Inu Yasha!
Blood, battles, demons, pure shounen xD
and kisses and proposes and so on!
But you know what I want to say. Because it's a Shounen, doesn't mean that it can't be romantic.
I am kinda pleased so far with the romance level of Royai. But what I really look forward to:
A peaceful time in the manga. Where they could recover from the "OMG Amestris gotta become a huge philosopher stone" - time and see each other while no one tries to kill them/make them fight someone/and so on. Just a little time like they had investigating the Barry case.
RoyxRizaFan
A lot of shounens are full of mindless action, but that doesn't give much depth to characters. Not that they need to be in love to have depth. But when the characters have human emotions and care a lot for people, it makes more sense (any kind of relationship, I mean!). . I see the characters in FMA as helplessly and completely human, so things like Ed and Winry falling in love with another makes it even more believable and deeper, IMO.

It's obvious Roy and Riza love each other, whether or not it turns out to be canon romance. Besides...so many fans support RoyAi that a lot of people would be disapointed if we don't get something!

I hadn't even thought of Inu Yasha. That's a good point...that was one hell of a mushy relationship on shounen standards.
FailToImpress
ETA: ^ Can I just say, I love your icon/sig XD

QUOTE (Turdaewen @ Oct 28 2009, 04:01 PM) *
It's very interesting how Arakawa puts the women behind the leaders in her mangas as if they were a sort of fortress for the men. *.*
Very cute!


It is very interesting that she does that, yes. If anything, it's certainly a different take on relationships etc and I like that... it's not generic.
Kale Mustang
QUOTE (black~hayate @ Oct 28 2009, 11:06 AM) *
Inu Yasha!
Blood, battles, demons, pure shounen xD
and kisses and proposes and so on!


Thing is, I never saw Inuyasha as a shounen manga...more like a shoujo with shonen elements... wink.gif
black~hayate
Lol Kale... new avatar that fits to the new anime episode (the one we are waiting for coming out xD).
Kale Mustang
QUOTE (black~hayate @ Oct 28 2009, 01:34 PM) *
Lol Kale... new avatar that fits to the new anime episode (the one we are waiting for coming out xD).


Yep. Changed it on purpose. After next week, it's back to Roy & his headphones smile.gif
BlindDetective
QUOTE
QUOTE

Inu Yasha!
Blood, battles, demons, pure shounen xD
and kisses and proposes and so on!



Thing is, I never saw Inu Yasha as a shounen manga...more like a shoujo with shonen elements...
It's funny how different toughts may have people who are talking about this same thing, I'm waiting for someone who will tell InuYasha is a seinen xD

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Besides...so many fans support RoyAi that a lot of people would be disapointed if we don't get something!
Hm, I can be wrong, but for me Arakawa isn't someone who practice fanserivce (look at Hughes' death. Anyone remember Hughes? xD), so "many fans support RoyAi" may don't mean anything for her. And for kiss - sorry, I'm crazy fangirl, I don't have something like brain - I'd love to! laugh.gif

BTW: Oh, hi. I'm new here *nervous nervous* "Cześć" means "Hi" in my language, so: Cześć! xD (especially for Sherlock Holmes fans xD) And, sooo sorry, but I can do many mistakes in writing, I hope you forgive me blush.gif
RoyxRizaFan
BlindDetective - Welcome to the forums! I hope you'll stick around!

And you're right about Arakawa, she wouldn't give in to fanservice. She's too amazing for that (unlike anime one, which totally catered to EdRoy...but let's not think abotu that). I hope she'll let us down easily, though, or at least leave it on a positive note. A positive note is hopefully both of them alive, though bittersweet sort of goes under the 'positive' category...I guess...XD

@ FailToImpress - Thanks!!!! smile.gif

And I love how fitting Kale's avi is as well! I am dying for Ishbal...and my sister and I are prepared to nitpick over any scenes that are overlooked.

I mean, Ishbal is important, even beyond RoyAi. It's the basis of like half the characters. Roy, Hughes, Riza, Kimblee, Scar, Armstrong (and his sister, for feeling like she has to compensate for what he did, or rather didn't do), Marcoh, Knox, Silver Alchemist, Bradley, all the Ishbalans, Envy, the dude with the crazy handlebar mustache, the Rockbells (so Winry as well)...and pretty much anyone else you can think of. Cutting out any scenes would be...horrible.
Kale Mustang
First of all, hi BlindDetective and as one of the lone males here tongue.gif, please enjoy your stay.

And to everyone else, yes, I've been saving this avatar for the Ishval episode. tongue.gif

It'll be back to Headphones!Roy afterwards wink.gif
Aribelle
I think Inuyasha was pretty much 50-50 in terms of shounen-shoujo...and I loved the fusion! /me worships Rumiko Takahashi

But seriously, that is one of the reasons I like FMA and Inuyasha - it's not just fight fight power up fight more and power up again...they actually develop the relationships between characters and make you emotionally invested.

PS welcome BlindDetective! Have fun with us here \o/
Kale Mustang
QUOTE (Aribelle @ Oct 28 2009, 02:54 PM) *
But seriously, that is one of the reasons I like FMA and Inuyasha - it's not just fight fight power up fight more and power up again...they actually develop the relationships between characters and make you emotionally invested.


...Of course all of this time that is spent in emotionally investing yourself into the characters tend to take its toll too...as we've seen with the release of recent chapters. wink.gif
Reffer Lift
I'd also like to comment on the "FMA is shonen" thing. Along with InuYasha, another great example of a "shonen" with proposes and kisses is Eureka Seven. Yes, "love" is the main theme in that show, but it's Shonen at it's core. I mean, come on, giant robots?

(NOTE: For those who haven't watched it, I'm not spoiling much, so don't worry. tongue.gif (It's one of those things you predict in the beginning and you KNOW it's going to happen. tongue.gif))

In the end Renton and Eureka shared a kiss (and so did Dominic and Anemone, but I won't let my inner fangirl take over for the sake of sanity in this thread.), and yes, it was fanservice, but it WORKED. Now, for Royai, I also don't want it to happen, but that's not to say that "shonen is just boys, and boys hate lovey dovey," because that's not true. Back to using Eureka Seven as an example, I know more boys who have watched it and loved it than girls. And it was BECAUSE of the romance. wink.gif

Just wanted to get that out there before my brain exploded. tongue.gif
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On the subject of a Royai kiss, like I said, I don't want it. I'd love it if it happened, but it would really distract from their "story." And to connect Eureka Seven for a THIRD time (sorry guys, I just see all these connections. XD), I like comparing the Royai relationship to Holland and Talho's. They had a kiss, but I find that they didn't really need it (which is probably why they turned it into something more emotional and made her bite her lip and then see blood on his lips. tongue.gif), and neither does Royai. What I do want to see, however, is the lack of formalities when they talk to each other. : D (I just want to hear Roy scream Riza, and Riza to scream Roy. [/fangirl fantasy])
Aribelle
QUOTE (Kale Mustang @ Oct 28 2009, 03:14 PM) *
...Of course all of this time that is spent in emotionally investing yourself into the characters tend to take its toll too...as we've seen with the release of recent chapters. wink.gif

Aha, luckily (or unluckily) for me school eats up all the emotions that would otherwise fuel my fangirling, so I've been handling recent events relatively well XD

But regarding the kiss, I wouldn't mind a spontaneous/heat of the moment type deal. That's the only circumstance that wouldn't be awkward IMO. Although it could be awkward later. But yeah, otherwise I feel like it would be too...I dunno, I just wouldn't like it. Lol. But whatever happens happens.
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