Orochimaru (doc. Pierrot/Naruto Studio: Shippuden)
Every villain or antagonist in anime always has their own reasons why they become evil. Some of them just want revenge, some want to rule the world, while the rest want to gain immortality.
Having immortality is a great power. In other ways, it is completely contrary to the laws of nature. Well, from Orochimaru (Naruto) to Dyst (Fairy Tail), here are five anime villains who want immortality. Wondering who the character is? Check out the following review.1. Orochimaru (Naruto)
Orochimaru (doc. Crunchyroll/Naruto: Shippuden)
Undoubtedly, Orochimaru is an anime villain who is very synonymous with immortality. Previously, Orochimaru was one of Hiruzen’s disciples and was part of the Legendary Sannin alongside Jiraiya and Tsunade.
However, Orochimaru later defected when he began to have ambitions to master all jutsu. To achieve his goal, Orochimaru must first have immortality. Therefore, Orochimaru would do anything to gain immortality. Father (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)
Father (doc. Netflix/Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)
Since the series began, Father has actually had immortality. After deceiving King Xerxes, Father obliterates the Kingdom of Xerxes to obtain the Philosopher’s Stone that gives him immortality. However, that power is still not enough because the goal is to become God and have unlimited power.
Therefore, Father tried to do the same to Amestris. Although Father at first seemed to have achieved his goal, what he had done had now turned backfired. In the end, Father is dragged and trapped in the Gate of Truth for good.
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Sosuke Aizen (doc. Crunchyroll/Bleach)
Aizen was already born with incredible power. Plus, Aizen has intelligence that makes him even more dangerous. This makes him thirsty for strength so that he will do anything to gain unlimited power.
Aizen manages to gain immortality after he gains Hogokyu by orchestrating soul society’s civil war and Rukia’s execution. Later, Aizen breaks down the barrier between the Shinigami and the Hollow thus giving him access to the power of both races. Kars (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure)
Kars holds the Red Stone of Aja. (Doc. David Production/JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure)
As a Pillar Men, Kars is actually immortal because he is from the ancient vampire race. Even so, having immortality is still not enough for Kars because he wants to transform into the form of Ultimate Life Form.
By achieving the Ultimate Life Form, Kars not only gains great strength, but also cannot die and is immune to vampire weaknesses. Although Kars managed to achieve the ultimate life form by using the Red Stone Aja, but in the end he was defeated by Joseph Joestar. Dyst (Fairy Tail)
Dyst (doc. A-1 Pictures/Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess)
Dyst is the main antagonist in Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess. His crimes began when he was a child because his pet ferret died. After learning that no magic can raise a living being from the dead, Dyst begins to vow to live forever.
Therefore, Dyst aims to summon a Phoenix whose blood is called can grant immortality. Later, Dyst grows so strong that he is strong enough to burn almost the entire Veronica easily.
Those are the five anime villains who want immortality. So, what do you think of the five anime villains above?
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