Main article: Edward Elric. Edward Elric (エドワード・エルリック, Edowādo Erurikku), the "Fullmetal Alchemist," the youngest State Alchemist in history, is the main protagonist of the series. He and his younger brother, Alphonse Elric, scour the world in search of the Philosopher's Stone, in the hopes of restoring their bodies.What is the FULL METAL ALCHEMIST?
Quick Answer. "Full Metal Alchemist" is a Japanese animation that features two brothers, Edward and Alphonse (Ed and Al). The characters travel the world searching for a mythical item believed to possess the ability to raise the dead, called the Philosopher's Stone, in an effort to recover their lost mother and Al's lost physical form.What is Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood?
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, known in Japan as Alchemist of Steel: Fullmetal Alchemist (鋼の錬金術師 フルメタルアルケミスト, Hagane no Renkinjutsushi: Furumetaru Arukemisuto), is the second independent anime adaptation developed by Bones from the Fullmetal Alchemist manga series by Hiromu Arakawa.