As the Female Titan continues to tear its way through the Scout Regiment, Levi makes a bold decision to split the ranks and send Eren and the supply wagons through a huge forest. Is his strategy genius, or does is spell certain death for the scouts?
|Forest of Giant Trees|
|Romaji||Kyodaiju no Mori -Dai Gojū-Nana Kai Kabegai Chōsa (2)-|
|Translation||Forest of Giant Trees: 57th Expedition Beyond the Walls, Part 2|
|Opening||"Die Flügel der Freiheit"|
|See series page for details|
While Reiner patches up Armin, Jean tries calling for his horse. Armin has Jean fire an emergency smoke. Then, Krista arrives with two horses. Her smile wins the affections of Armin, Reiner, and Jean. When a green smoke fires, the operation is a failure. Rivaille and his squad receive word about the massive casualties. Black smoke in the air signals an aberrant Titan is approaching closer. Nearby, three soldiers aim for three vital points on the Female Titan. However, the Female Titan jumps in the air and crushes the soldiers with ease. After she swings one of the soldiers like a yo-yo, the Female Titan kicks the last soldier high in the air.
Meanwhile, the central forces and Commander Erwin enter the forest. Sasha and her superior go around the forest. The rest of the troops are ordered to hide above in the woods to kill any Titan to prevent them from entering the forest. In the forest, Mikasa answers Connie's questions as best as she can. Deep in the woods, Eren realizes Rivaille and his squad do not Commander Erwin's true intentions. When Rivaille and his men see the black smoke, they keep running on their horses. After the Female Titan has killed a few of the soldiers, Petra and the others demand Rivaille to give them orders.
Points of Interest
- Eyecatch Information: In the forest of the giant trees, these trees can exceed 80 meters. Before Wall Maria's fall, this forest was a popular tourist area. Now, it serves as strategic location for the Survey Corps.