When the sacrifices space forcibly summoned in the room v Father, Alphonse's heart isn't present. In the white room, Alphonse claims that he desires his body ago but refuses to carry out so saying "I can't hit in a body choose this". This seems to suggest that he could have gained his body ago at that allude and returned to the real civilization with his soul ago in his human being body. Yet if this were the case, Izumi and Edward would have just opted to get whatever they were absent back. Due to the fact that in the show, lock don't acquire their corresponding body parts back, the scene v Alphonse and also his physical human body doesn't make lot sense. Anyone treatment to explain?

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I don't think so. If the had take away his body ago right then, he still would have been grounding in the gate. It took Ed's sacrifice come "balance the books" and also get Al's body and soul ago from Truth. Together for why Al refused to rejoin his body and also soul appropriate then through the logic of "I require this armor body ideal now and can't fight through my actual one", i think that was an ext along the present of that not knowing at the time that he, by himself, couldn't go back to the real human being with his actual body.

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From what I’ve to be able to rationalize it is due as well that once some thing dies. Every it way is their “souls vessel” is broken. The body division down and also becomes part of “the whole”. While that is keep going The spirit goes where ever before it does. (Recycled into one more body? Transferred into another kind of energy? that knows where souls really go.) it is the common cycle in ~ least.

Human Transmutation falls short for rather of a great reasons

A heart brought earlier from death, deserve to not exist perfectly in ~ a vessel the is no its original. (Berry the choppers soul was ripped native his vessel somewhat damaging it, and put said soul in a fit of armor. The armor doesn’t decay, or weaken. Yet the spongy body the was left behind, had actually a pets soul inserted inside that it. So the body began to react and decay.)

You don’t constantly call back the correct soul. (And therefore, the created vessel indigenous the transmutation doesn’t look like it is intend too.)

When Ed and Al did their HT castle tried to contact their mother’s soul back. (which they walk not). And also the an outcome was a fear show. The profession in your transmutation to be Al’s entire body and soul. And also Ed’s Leg.

Note, I stated it was traded. No destroyed. Damaged down sure, but it’s components were really much still on the various other side that the gate. (They use this principle in FMA 2003, which is why wrath has eds arm and leg). (This must have been a bit of influence from arakawa).

Ed then trades his eight for al’s soul and bonds it come a piece of armor. (Leaving the “intact” body beyond the gate).

Now us dont see Barry the choppers soul acquiring “called back” like Al’s since his vessel currently has a soul in it. However Al’s ship is perfectly fine, however it is soulless.

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During the finishing scenes alphonse does type of toy v the idea of having actually his human body back, but he would be stuck in it. The wouldn’t be able to “fight” since he would still it is in “traded”. He’d it is in gone. Earlier where it started so come speak.