Fairy Tail is a shonen manga published in the Weekly Shônen Magazine. It is created by Hiro Mashima. As of April 2011 it has 232 chapters and 26 tankōbon volumes. Animation is on the air now. Some video games are released by Konami. In August 2012 The Phoenix Priestess, a Fairy Tail movie, was released.
Story[change | change source]
The story of Fairy Tail focuses around the adventures of main characters Natsu and Lucy, who are sometimes with the members of the Fairy Tail Guild.
In the beginning, Lucy is a young sorceress (a "mage"), who wants to join Fairy Tail Guild. On her trip, she meets Natsu, a young boy, who is looking for Igneel the Salamander. She offers Natsu and Happy (his partner) a lunch and Natsu explains that Igneel is a dragon. Lucy talks about her dream to join a famous guild, which she later told him was the Fairy Tail Guild. Later, she is tricked and taken by Bora of Prominence to be sold as a slave. She is rescued by Natsu, who is the real Salamander, and a true member of Fairy Tail Guild. He offers her to be a member of Fairy Tail. Lucy says yes and joins the guild. Since then, Natsu and Lucy formed a team. This is the beginning of the adventures that the two have while carrying out missions from the guild.
Characters[change | change source]
- Natsu Dragneel (aka Salamander): Natsu is a fire mage, dragon slayer of fire. He can eat fire, use fire and he is fire-resistant. When he was young, he was brought up by Igneel a fire dragon. On 7th July X777, however, Igneel disappeared. So he is looking for him. On the way he joined Fairy Tail Guild. He has motion sickness, maybe every dragon slayer has it, but he doesn't feel sick when Happy carries him. Because of it, he can fight in mid-air. He says "Happy is my friend, so I don't feel sick." But on any other mode of transportation Natsu gets sick
- Lucy Heartfilia : Lucy joined Fairy Tail Guild because of Natsu's offer. She summons spirits of the constellations with gate keys. In fact she was an heiress of the Heartfilia estate but left home without the knowledge of her people. Her father tried to take back Lucy by Phantom Lord's help. This fail beacuse of Fairy Tail's members good action. Later the financial group was dissolved.
- Happy : Happy is a blue male cat which has wings and Natsu's partner. He can fly and carry only one person. He was born from an egg which was found by young Natsu. Natsu named him from happiness. To tell the truth, he came from another world, that is called Edolas.
- Gray Fulbuster : Gray is an ice mage. When he fights, he makes weapons from ice.He often fights Natsu, but they are good friends. When he was young, his parents were killed by demon, Deliora. To take revenge, he learned "ice make" magic from his master, Ul Milkovich. Gray tried to take revenge and fight Deliora but Ul insteads sacrificing her life to trap the demon in ice using her life force. Gray then joined Fairy Tail after her death.
- Erza Scarlet : Erza is a S class wizard who "requips" which is she can change her armor and weapons which have special abilites. It is said she is the strongest women in Fairy Tail. So she is called the Queen of the Fairies, Titania. She is brave, on the other hand, she has a charming face. When she was young, she was a slave at the tower of heaven to ressurect Zeref.
- Wendy Marvell : Wendy is a sky dragon slayer, used to be a members of the Cait shelter. She is called "Priestess of the Sky." She can use fighting magic support magic and healing magic which makes her the ideal comrade. She later then joins Fairy Tail
- Carla : Carla is a white female cat which has wings and Wendy's partner. She has ability of forecast. In Edras the country which same species with her live in is there. She is the Queen's daughter.
- Gajeel Redfox : Gajeel is an iron dragon slayer, belonged in Phantom Lord. After Phantom Lord was dissolved, Makarov offer him to join his guild.
- Panther Lily : Lily is a black male panther which has wings and Gajeel's partner. He uses swords that can extend. In Edras his original size is bigger than Happy and Carla, but after he came to this world, called Earthland, he became the same size with them. He can get big size for a minute.
- Makarov Dreyar : He is the master of Fairy Tail. He is good at Giant magic, which can make large parts of his body.
- Mirajane Strauss
- Cana Alberona
- Elfman Strauss
- Levy McGarden
- Laxus Dreyar
- Lisanna Strauss
- Juvia Lockser
- Freed Justine
- Gildarts Clive
- Mavis Vermillion : Mavis is the founding master of Fairy Tail. She started the guild in the hopes of it becoming the strongest in the land. Also known as the 'Fairy Strategist' because of her uncanny ability to predict the enemy's moves and favorable outcomes.
- Jellal Fernandes : Jellal was a friend and fellow slave of Erza's before he was 'possessed' by the ghost of Zeref and forced to rebuild the Tower of Heaven.
- Ultear Milkovich : Ultear is the daughter of Ul, Gray's teacher, but was taken away from her mother at a young age. She uses Time Ark magic, but can also use ice make magic like her mother.
- Lyon Vastia : Lyon is an ice mage. He can make animals from ice. When he was young, he learned ice make magic with Gray from their master. When Natsu and his party challenged S-Class Quest, he was their enemy. Now he make peace with Gray. He belongs in Lamia Scale.
Guild[change | change source]
- Fairy Tail : Is an offical guild run by Makarov. To X784, it is the strongest Guild and has popular favor in Fiore. Fairy Tail stands by the lake in Magnolia. Guild members show the parade in Harvest festival in Magnolia. During the festival, "Ms. Fairy Contest" is held which women Fairy Tail Members compete against eachother in beauty to win 500000 jewel. This Guild has a bar lounge, pools, etc.
- Blue Pegasus : Is an offical guild run by Bob. It is said that almost all of the guild members is either a good-looking man or women. It has a magical bombing airship, "Christina", that looks like a pegasus but, was destroyed by the Oracion Seis.
- Lamia Scale : Lamia Scale is a main guild in Fiore which Lyon Vastia,Grays rival and friend, is in along with Cheila Blendy,cousin to Sherry Blendy, is a powerful Sky God Slayer.
- Quatro Cerberus It is an offical guild run by Goldmine. This guild has good members including S class wizard Bacchus who using drunken fist magic
- Eisen Wald Eisen Wald is a dark guild formely run by erigor "the reaper." In the lullaby arc Erigor got Lullaby a flute created by Zeref which ,when played, creates death magic and kills all who hears it. Erigor is defeated by Natsu but another dark guild member grabs it and plans to play it to kill the guild masters. He is about to play it but he cant do it then lullaby transform into a giant monster formed from living magic. Natsu,Gray,and Erza defeat Lullaby.
- Phantom Lord : To X784, it always has a strong sense of rivalry against Fairy Tail for the post of No.1 in Fiore. But it was badly beaten in the battle for Lucy, then it was dissolved. The building of this guild can move like a big human shape robot.