The story follows the adventures of Natsu Dragneel8 tails vs 9 tails yahoo dating member of the popular wizard  guild Fairy Tail, as he searches the fictional world of Earth-land for the dragon Igneel. The manga has been adapted into an anime series produced by A-1 PicturesDentsu Inc. Additionally, A-1 Pictures has developed seven original video animations and two animated feature films.
The series ended its initial run on March 30, A third series of the anime series is scheduled to air on October 7, The manga series was originally licensed for an English language release in North America by Del Rey Mangawhich began releasing the individual volumes on March 25, and ended its licensing with the 12th volume release in September The Southeast Asian network Animax Asia aired an English-language version of the anime for seven seasons from to The anime has been licensed by Funimation for an English-language release in North America.
As of FebruaryFairy Tail had 60 million copies in print.
The world of Earth-land is home to numerous guilds where skilled wizards  apply their magical abilities for paid job requests. Natsu Dragneela dragon slayer wizard from the Fairy Tail guild, explores the Kingdom of Fiore in search of his missing adoptive father, the dragon Igneel.
During his journey, he befriends a young celestial wizard 8 tails vs 9 tails yahoo dating Lucy Heartfilia and invites her to join Fairy Tail. Lucy forms a team with Natsu and his cat-like Exceed partner, Happywhich is joined by other guild members: The team embark on numerous missions together, which include subduing criminals, illegal dark guilds, and ancient Etherious demons created by the immortal dark wizard Zeref.
After several adventures, Natsu and his companions encounter Zeref living in isolation on the guild's sacred ground of Sirius Island.
The Fairy Tail wizards survive Acnologia's assault when the spirit of their guild's founder and Zeref's estranged lover, Mavis Vermillioncasts the defensive Fairy Sphere spell that places them into seven years of suspended animation. After later participating in the Grand Magic Games tournament, Fairy Tail wages war against Tartaros8 tails vs 9 tails yahoo dating dark guild of Etherious that aim to unseal a book believed to contain E.
Acnologia returns to annihilate both guilds, prompting Igneel — revealed to have sealed himself within Natsu — to emerge and battle Acnologia. However, Acnologia kills Igneel in front of a helpless Natsu, who departs on a training journey to avenge Igneel.
One year later, Natsu returns to discover that Fairy Tail's master, Makarov Dreyarhas been futilely trying to postpone an invasion by the Alvarez Empirewhich Zeref governs. Zeref and his forces assault Fiore, intending to acquire Mavis' body preserved beneath Fairy Tail's guildhall, which houses a wellspring of infinite magic power called Fairy Heart.
While battling Zeref, Natsu is informed of his own identity as both Zeref's younger brother and the true incarnation of E. When Natsu fails to do so, Zeref extracts and absorbs Fairy Heart in a bid to rewrite the present timeline with one where he might prevent the atrocities he and Acnologia have caused.
Natsu incapacitates Zeref to stop the drastic changes to history this would create, while Lucy edits the "8 tails vs 9 tails yahoo dating" of E. Mavis then lifts her and Zeref's shared curse of immortality by reciprocating his love, which kills them both.
Meanwhile, Fairy Tail and their allies detain Acnologia within a space-time rift discovered by Lucy's ancestor, Anna Heartfilia. However, Acnologia escapes while his disembodied spirit traps all of the present dragon slayers within the rift to maintain his godlike power.