Base Father
When you notice an insect on the ground, do you stop to consider it a fool? The life of an insect is so beneath you that it would be a waste of your time to even consider judging it. That would be an accurate summation of my feelings towards you humans.
~ Father


Father (お父様, Otō-sama) is the central antagonist of the manga and 2009 anime series. He is the oldest and most powerful Homunculus and identical in appearance to Van Hohenheim. He is also the creator and leader of the Homunculi.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 7-C | High 6-C to 6-B | Unknown. Possibly Low 5-B | At least 7-C, likely 6-C

Name: Homunculus, the Dwarf in the Flask. Known as Father by his children, and as the "Philosopher of the East".

Origin: Fullmetal Alchemist

Gender: Male (Though technically none)

Age: Over 450 years old

Classification: Dwarf in the Flask, Homunculus, and the father of the seven sins (Greed, Pride, Wrath, Envy, Gluttony, Sloth, Lust)

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Matter Manipulation, Transmutation, Healing, Body Control, Life Manipulation, Soul Manipulation (Can create Philosopher's Stones from the souls of others and absorb souls), Can negate western alchemy, Forcefield Creation, Energy Manipulation, Size Manipulation, Immortality (Types 1 and 3), Regeneration (Low-High) | Reality Warping, Weather Manipulation, Enhanced Matter Manipulation (Can manipulate matter on an atomic level, granting him control over nuclear fusion)

Attack Potency: Town level (Fought evenly with Van Hohenheim) | Large Island level to Country level (During the eclipse he grew to be as big as Amestris) | Unknown. Possibly Small Planet level (Absorbed the Earth's Gate of Truth, which allowed him to obtain the Earth's energy) | At least Town level (Destroyed a courtyard, should be at least comparable to Solf J. Kimblee), likely Island level (Can still create his miniature sun, but would be too risky in his state)

Speed: Hypersonic (Comparable to that of Van Hohenheim) | Hypersonic+ | Unknown | Hypersonic+ (At least comparable to Wrath)

Lifting Strength: Unknown. Class 100 as Depowered Father (At least comparable to Sloth)

Striking Strength: Town Class | Large Island Class to Country Class | Unknown. Possibly Small Planet Class | Town Class (Easily pierced through Greed)

Durability: Town level | Large Island level to Country level via sheer size | Unknown | Wall level (Took a beating from an enraged Edward Elric). Town level with forcefield (Unfazed by a barrage of attacks from multiple alchemists)

Stamina: Very high | Extremely high | Unknown | Very high (But it constantly decreases)

Range: Standard melee range. Tens of kilometers with his abilities. | Hundreds of kilometers via his size | Standard melee range. Hundreds of kilometers with his abilities. | Standard melee range. Tens of kilometers with his abilities.

Standard Equipment: None notable

Intelligence: Gifted (Created an entire country for his plans, has knowledge of the "Eye of God" entity that lives beyond the door, as he was once part of it). Nigh-Omniscient as God Father (Has the Gate of the World and all its memories inside him)

Weaknesses: Removed all of the deadly sins from himself, Alchemy and regeneration drain his souls, and he is not used to fighting physically like Hohenheim | None notable | None notable | Cannnot contain his god powers and it will strain and weaken him considerably over time.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Philosopher's Stone Creation: Instantly create Philosophers Stones from nearby humans.
  • Homunculus Creation: Create a Homunculus from his own being, or by placing some of himself into a human.

Key: Base | 60,000,000 Souls | God Father | Depowered Father



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