|“||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 (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: At least 7-C, possibly far higher | At least 7-C, likely far higher | 5-B, possibly 4-C | At least 7-C, possibly 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
Powers and Abilities:
Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Enhanced Senses, Matter Manipulation, Transmutation, Weapon Transmutation, Healing, Body Control, Life Manipulation, Soul Manipulation (Can create Philosopher's Stones from the souls of others and absorb souls), Power Nullification (Can negate the transmutation abilities of Alchemists), Forcefield Creation, Energy Manipulation, Size Manipulation, Immortality (Types 1, 3 and 8), Self-Sustenance (Type 2), Regeneration (Low-High. After getting his body reconstructed from getting immortality, like Van Hohenheim, he is a living philosopher stone. His regeneration should be superior to other Homucili like Lust. Regeneration will not happen if the amount of soul that he has is low, also), Resurrection (Homunculican resurrect with the Philosophers Stone), Attack Reflection (Sent Scar's Deconstruction Alchemy back at him), Resistance to Deconstruction (Unfazed by Scar attempt to deconstruct him)
All previous abilities but to a much greater degree. Enhanced Matter Manipulation (Father now has control over nuclear fusion), Soul Manipulation (Father now possesses over 50 Million Souls in his Stone. Can now directly steal souls from his opponent after absorbing the souls of Amestris), Enhanced Attack Reflection (Can reflect Roy's Flame Alchemy back at him), Weather Manipulation (Can create Tornadoes and has control over weather), Acrobatics, Reality Warping, Resistance to Fire Manipulation and Heat Manipulation (Unharmed by Roy's flames ignores the heat of Lava)
Attack Potency: At least Town level, possibly far higher (Vastly superior to all of his children, his Philosopher Stone contains a much higher amount of Souls than the one's used in Ishval, making him vastly superior to Solf J. Kimblee) | At least Town level, likely far higher (Effortlessly stomped and absorbed Hohenheim) | Planet level, possibly Star level (Absorbed the Earth's Gate of Truth, gaining the Earth's Energy. Stated that he could create planets also Absorbed The Sun's Gate of Truth, confirmed through Edward's research on the slabs he found in the False Portal) | At least Town level, possibly Island level (Lost control of his God Powers and 500 Million Souls, greatly weakening him. Can still recreate his mini sun but using it might be risky. Crushed his mini sun)
Striking Strength: At least Town Class (Far superior to his children and Kimblee) | At least Town Class, likely far higher (Far stronger than his Container Form) | Planet Class, possibly Star Class | At least Town Class, possibly Island Class (Crushed his mini sun in his hands)
Durability: At least Town level (Far superior to his children and Kimblee) | At least Town level, likely far higher (Far more durable than before). Intangibility and Regeneration make him hard to kill | Planet level, possibly Star level | At least Town level, possibly Island level (Can still create his mini sun, albeit with some risk involved)
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 Absorbed (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. If killed enough times, Father will lose all his souls and will lose his ability to regenerate, although, this weakness is somewhat circumvented by Father being able to absorb souls. | If killed enough times, Father will lose all his souls and will lose his ability to regenerate, although, this weakness is somewhat circumvented by Father being able to absorb souls. | If killed enough times, Father will lose all his souls and will lose his ability to regenerate, although, this weakness is somewhat circumvented by Father being able to absorb souls. | Cannot contain his god powers and it will strain and weaken him considerably over time. If killed enough times, Father will lose all his souls and will lose his ability to regenerate, although, this weakness is somewhat circumvented by Father being able to absorb souls.
- 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.
- Sun Creation: Create a miniature star with nuclear fission (Even without the 60 million souls he can do this, but claims it's too risky to use in that state)
Key: Container Form | Evolved Form | Gates Absorbed | Depowered Form