Assault on Titan pushed ahead with a brand new episode in the end this month, and followers are nonetheless reeling from the update. In spite of everything, the hit anime launched the primary half of its collection finale, and the episode did issues up large. From emotional deaths to gnarly combat sequences, this finale featured all the very best elements of Assault on Titan. So in case you missed it amongst the hubbub, Armin left the finale with a serious promotion.

The update was given at a somber second as Armin got here face-to-face with Hange Zoe. Because the group started touring in the direction of Marley, all eyes went to Hange’s crew because the Yeagerist made a last push to cease the gang. To cease the ambush, Hange selected to present her life in a bid to free the others. After all, this implies she mentioned farewell to Levi, however she made certain to cease by Armin earlier than heading out on her suicide mission.

And what did she say? Properly, the commander of the Scout Regiment gave her soldier a subject promotion. Hange handed on her title as commander to Armin, so now the blonde soldier ranks larger than Levi.

Sadly, it appears these subject promotions are a development within the Scout Regiment. When the collection started, Keith Sadies was accountable for the sector, however he ended up passing the title to Erwin earlier than passing on. After all, everyone knows Erwin died in a blaze of glory whereas combating a horde of Titans, and he bequeathed the title to Hange. And now, the regiment has welcomed Armin as its new commander.

After all, our hero has far fewer troopers on his facet than the commanders who got here earlier than him. Between the Yeagerists and Eren’s rebellion, scores of fighters have died as of late. Armin is now overseeing his closest circle of pals and comrades as they make their last bid to cease Eren. And because the regiment commander, Armin will cease at nothing to make sure Eren’s plans for genocide fail.


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