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Who is the Colossal Titan?- Explained

The Colossal Titan is one of the Nine-Titan and was the first antagonist of the series. This Titan is noticeable for its size which is 60m and can emitter steam through its body. Currently, it is in possession of Armin Arlelt.

Abilities of Colossal Titan

Steam emission

This is a unique ability possessed by Colossal Titan which appears to control the amounts of steam emitted by the Titan form. Normally, Titan emits steam from its wounds but Colossal Titan is able to generate immense amounts of steam by burning itself from which rapidly decreasing in muscle mass.

Explosive transformation

Colossal Titan’s holder can control the energy produced during its transformation to create various effects. For instance, when Bertholdt attacked Shiganshina, his transformation was normal, however, during the Battle of Shiganshina District, Bertholdt released an amount of energy akin to a small nuclear device. Till now we saw only colossal Titan can use this ability.


Colossal Titan is infamous for its incredible size which 60m while standing straight, high enough to peer over the top of the Walls. its body mass gives it overwhelming physical strength but also makes its movements very slower. Colossal Titan is strong enough to destroy the outer gate of Wall Maria with a single kick.

Why did Colossal Titan break the wall?

In the year 845, nation Marley sent out four kids across the sea to Paradis island as the start of the Paradis Island Operation. One of them turns into Colossal Titan who is Bertholdt Hoover and breaks the gate of Wall Maria so that they can infiltrate the Walled territory during the chaos.

Who defeated the Colossal Titan?

Eren defeated Colossal Titan during the battle with him and Colossal with the help of Armin, by using him as a distraction. When Colossal Titan focuses on Armin and killing him with his stream emitting ability which makes its body much tinner that Eren was able to cut its nape and pulled out Bertholdt as the Colossal Titan collapses in defeat.

Who is the current Colossal Titan?

Armin Arlelt is the current inheritor of Colossal Titan who got the power of Colossal Titan after eating Bertholdt Hoover.

Written by Ghosty

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