Assault on Titan season 4 is again, and there is only one extra episode left of the anime to go earlier than its story wraps. After greater than a decade, Eren’s journey is coming to an finish, and Assault on Titan followers would be the first to confess he is come a great distance. From then to now, Eren is hardly the identical particular person creator Hajime Isayama launched us to. His roots go deep, and in honor of Assault on Titan season 4, followers are wanting again at how the manga even got here to be.

And as you possibly can see under, Isayama’s inspiration will not be what you anticipated. The creator of Assault on Titan thought up the story whereas dwelling in his hometown, and its large dam sparked the concept that we have come to like.

For individuals who do not know, Isayama is from Hita Metropolis in Japan’s Oita Prefecture. The world has loads of life in its cities, however Hita Metropolis is understood for its attractive fields and waterways. In reality, Hita Metropolis is dwelling to the Oyama Dam, and the huge construction is what impressed Isayama to create humanity’s ultimate partitions.

Sure, Wall Rose and the like got here to life all because of this dam. In earlier interviews, the creator of Assault on Titan mentioned he would sit on the dam and stare up at its imposing partitions. The large construction and Hita Metropolis’s basin made Isayama surprise what would life be like in the event that they by no means knew what was past these partitions. And after pondering on his story pitch, Assault on Titan’s manga was born.

In fact, Oyama Dam has now grow to be a vacationer vacation spot for followers of Assault on Titan. With Assault on Titan season 4 wrapping up quickly, Hita Metropolis has put a highlight on the construction by means of a particular tribute. Earlier than the Assault on Titan manga ended, town erected statues of Eren, Mikasa, and Armin earlier than the dam. The trio is posed wanting up on the wall identical to Isayama used to earlier than his manga hit it large. So in case you ever need an thought of what Eren felt like as a baby dwelling in Wall Maria, you finest go to the Oita Prefecture sometime quickly.


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