Fire Force Wiki
Advertisement
Fire Force Wiki

Chapter 54
Chapter 54.png
Previous Chapter 53
Next Chapter 55
Chapter Info
Japanese 暗躍する者
Arc Vulcan's Workshop arc
Chapter 54
Pages 20
Release Info
Japan November 1, 2016
Debuts
Characters
Techniques
No new techniques

The String-Puller (暗躍する者, Anyaku-suru Mono) is the fifty-fourth chapter of the Fire Force manga series.

Summary

From inside Vulcan's workshop, Arthur watches Giovanni, wondering why he wears such a weird hat--ignoring his weird mask. Shinra instead wonders why Vulcan associates with the Special Fire Force Company 3 if he just said he hates Haijima Industries and Fire Brigades. Outside, in the junkyard, Giovanni implies he was the one to cut off Vulcan's supplies and threatens to do worse unless Vulcan offer his services to him. Vulcan accuses Giovanni of turning his father and uncle into Infernals. Giovanni departs, but not before telling Vulcan that his dream, to help the world's animals, is foolish, when he could use his skills to help people right now. Shinra and Arthur struggle to listen in on Giovanni and Vulcan, too far away to hear but not risking getting closer and being spotted. As they talk, they give each other nicknames with a dialect similar to that of people from Asakusa--which makes Iris jealous that she did not go on the mission. Later, Vulcan sees the members of Company 8 are still in his workshop and demands they leave, as he says his problems have nothing to do with the 8th. Shinra disagrees, saying that if Company 3 is going after Vulcan, then the 8th has to step in as internal affairs, to be a check on the other brigades. Vulcan and Shinra are interrupted by a stuffed squirrel having its head pop up, and something leaking out between its legs. Arthur holds the squirrel--and keeps holding it, as it leaks everywhere. At the same time, Iris is pressing random buttons, ostensibly to turn on the air conditioning, but only making objects in Vulcan's lab shoot off. Vulcan explains that is what machines should do anyway, but when Iris holds a certain orb, Vulcan snatches it and tells her not to touch it. After she apologizes, Vulcan calms down and laughs, thinking the 8th is too silly to be like other brigades. He refuses to join but says he has to show them something to report back to their commander. He takes them outside and turns on the orb, which release fog on which to project images of the extinct animals around the world. Arthur is impressed, and Iris is driven to tears. Vulcan explains his dream is to design a new energy source that will do less harm to the world, and let the animals thrive again. Shinra smiles, realizing that Commander Ōbi was right: Vulcan's idealism is just what the 8th brigade needs.

Character Appearances

Site Navigation

v  e
Chapters and Volumes
Volume 1 012345
Volume 2 6789101112131415
Volume 3 16171819202122232425
Volume 4 262728293031323334
Volume 5 3536373839404142
Volume 6 434445464748495051
Volume 7 525354555657585960
Volume 8 616263646566676869
Volume 9 707172737475767778
Volume 10 798081828384858687
Volume 11 888990919293949596
Volume 12 979899100101102103104105
Volume 13 106107108109110111112113114
Volume 14 115116117118119120121122123
Volume 15 124125126127128129130131132
Volume 16 133134135136137138139140141
Volume 17 142143144145146147148149150
Volume 18 151152153154155156157158159
Volume 19 160161162163164165166167168
Volume 20 169170171172173174175176177
Volume 21 178179180181182183184185186
Volume 22 187188189190191192193194195
Volume 23 196197198199200201202203204
Volume 24 205206207208209210211212213
Volume 25 214215216217218219220221222
Volume 26 223224225226227228229230231
Volume 27 232233234235236237238239240
Volume 28 241242243244245246247248249
Volume 29 250251252253254255256257258
Volume 30 259260261262263264265266267
Volume 31 268269270271272273274275276277
Volume 32 278279280281282283284285286
Volume 33 287288289290291292293294295
Volume 34 296297298299300301302303304
v  e
Vulcan's Workshop arc
Chapters 525354555657585960616263646566
Epiosdes 15161718
Advertisement